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COVID-19: NCDC records 397 new infections, 10 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 397 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Monday. The News...

Tue Dec 29th, 2020     Read More →

Trade unions housing scheme on course, says FG

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The Federal Government has reiterated its determination to complete the Nigerian Workers Affordable Housing Development programme, which was launched two years ago. The government had through...

Mon Dec 28th, 2020     Read More →

‘How we sought refuge from terrorists’ attack on Adamawa hill’

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As the world was celebrating Christmas, suspected Boko Haram terrorists in 10 gun trucks, at the weekend, attacked six communities and killed dozens of residents in Borno and Adamawa states. The...

Mon Dec 28th, 2020     Read More →

Rivers Utd’s Afelokhai promises win over Rangers

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Rivers United goalkeeper, Theophilus Afelokhai, has expressed optimism in his team’s ability to overcome high-flying Enugu Rangers in today’s Nigeria Professional Football League...

Sun Dec 27th, 2020     Read More →

Gov. Fintiri signs Adamawa N140 bn 2021 budget into law

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Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa on Saturday signed the state N140 billion 2021 budget into law. Speaking at the ceremony in Yola, Fintiri said that 52 per cent of the budget was for capital...

Sat Dec 26th, 2020     Read More →

Fintiri expresses concern on Garkida community attack

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FintiriGov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa has expressed concern about a confirmed attack on Garkida town in Gombi Local Government Area of the state. Eyewitness report indicated that the attack was...

Fri Dec 25th, 2020     Read More →

Boko Haram kills seven in Christmas Eve attack

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Boko Haram jihadists killed at least seven people in a Christmas Eve assault on a village in Nigeria’s restive northeast, local sources told AFP Friday. Security agencies had in recent days...

Fri Dec 25th, 2020     Read More →

Unending attacks on schoolchildren despite Safe School Initiative

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On December 11, more than 300 schoolboys from Government Science Secondary School, Kankara in Katsina, were kidnapped by bandits though they were later released. That has prompted questions about...

Thu Dec 24th, 2020     Read More →

Group boosts education in Northeast with N45.22b

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Yasmine Sheriff A non-governmental organisation, Education Cannot Wait (ECW) has earmarked $119 million (about N45.22 billion) to deliver education to children in the conflict-prone North...

Thu Dec 24th, 2020     Read More →

All hail Prof. Pate, communication giant

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Prof. Umaru Pate SIR: While some are busy seeking a means towards their professional career and for recognition, others are busy building themselves and every environment they find themselves, it...

Thu Dec 24th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria records 6 deaths in 24 hours, confirms 920 new infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 920 new infections of COVID-19 in the country, with six deaths in 24 hours. The NCDC made the disclosure via its verified website on...

Sun Dec 20th, 2020     Read More →

Marketers dare FG, sell petrol at N167

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Petroleum arketers in some parts of the country have failed to adjust the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) better known as petrol to N162, despite agreements between Federal Government and...

Sun Dec 20th, 2020     Read More →

My journalistic mission to Abuja … 30 years ago

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[FILES] Martins OlojaAll glory for this milestone must be to the Lord; For He is worthy of my praise; No man on earth should give glory to himself; All the glory must be to the Lord! There is...

Sun Dec 20th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Fintiri directs immediate closure of schools in Adamawa

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Ahmadu FintiriGov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa has directed public and private schools across the state to end the first term on Dec. 18 and go on vacation immediately. This is contained in a...

Fri Dec 18th, 2020     Read More →

Ex-guber candidate sues Buhari for keeping service chiefs

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The former governorship candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) in Adamawa State, Alhaji Said Uba, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari to court for retaining all the service chiefs despite...

Fri Dec 18th, 2020     Read More →