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Six dead, 11 injured in Anambra accident – FRSC

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Six people were killed in an accident that involved a commercial bus and a truck at the Nkwelle Junction on the Nteje-Onitsha expressway in Anambra. Mr Andrew Kumapayi, the Sector Commander,...

Mon Nov 23rd, 2020     Read More →

High cost of rice may persist as yuletide beckons

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It is gradually becoming real that majority of homes may have to celebrate the coming yuletide season without consumption of rice, which has become the usual delicacy for such period, as the price...

Sun Nov 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Miyetti Allah Partners IPAN For National Peace 

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Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Southeast Zone, has vowed to work harmoniously with the Igbo for a Progressive Association of Nigeria (IPAN) in promoting peace in...

Sat Nov 21st, 2020     Read More →

Yellow fever: Anambra Govt. vaccinates 5.5 million residents

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The Anambra Government said on Wednesday that it vaccinated about 5.5 million residents against yellow fever during the 10-day campaign against the disease in the state. Dr Vincent Okpala, the...

Wed Nov 18th, 2020     Read More →

Anambra’s COVID-19 cases hit 285, deaths 19, says commissioner

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As fear of COVID-19 pandemic second wave heightens, Anambra State has recorded 285 confirmed cases, with 19 deaths so far. Also, only one person is remaining in a supervised centre rather than the...

Wed Nov 18th, 2020     Read More →

ASUU accuses FG of dishonesty in negotiations, vows to continue strike

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The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), yesterday, accused the Federal Government of being dishonest over the years on the negotiations and non-implementation of 2009 FG-ASUU agreements....

Wed Nov 18th, 2020     Read More →

Government to leverage off-grid solutions for rural electrification

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The Federal Government, through the Rural Electrification Agency (REA), has said off-grid solutions, especially renewable energy will be deployed to solve sustainable energy challenges in rural...

Wed Nov 18th, 2020     Read More →

Average price for cooking gas dips in October- NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Tuesday said the average price for refilling five kilogrammes (5kg) cylinder of Cooking Gas decreased slightly to N1,953.71 in October from N1974.67 in...

Tue Nov 17th, 2020     Read More →

NECO Releases 2020/2021 National Common Entrance Examination results

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The National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the 2020 National Common Entrance Examination Results pegging the national cut off marks at 142. Presenting the results to the Minister of...

Mon Nov 16th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC confirms 112 new covid-19 infections

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NCDC Director General, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 112 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made...

Sun Nov 15th, 2020     Read More →

Governors differ over alleged diversion of 13% oil derivation funds

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Amid mounting allegations of diversion of 13 per cent oil derivation funds levelled against oil-producing states, some governors have refused to give detailed accounts of how the money has been...

Sun Nov 15th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria’s Legislature is already part-time, says Duru

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Nze Chidi Duru, a former member of the House of Representatives, means a different thing to different groups – an entrepreneur, politician, political activist and lawyer. He speaks about...

Sun Nov 15th, 2020     Read More →

For INAC, NCAC networks Nigeria’s craft to the world

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It was two days of cultural explosion. Two days of arts and culture networking. Overall, it was two days of glitz, glamour and panache that COVID-19 could not stop. It was the 2020 of...

Sun Nov 15th, 2020     Read More →

FRSC, Greenlight trains 360 ambulance, truck drivers on COVID-19 safety protocols

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in collaboration with GreenLight Initiative has commenced training for 360 truck and ambulance drivers responsible for the transportation of medical supplies,...

Fri Nov 13th, 2020     Read More →

Anambra Obiano donates 13 vehicles, cash to Police

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Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra on Thursday donated 13 operational vehicles to the State Police Command. The governor also gave cash gifts to the families of police officers who were killed or...

Fri Nov 13th, 2020     Read More →