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Senate okays Debo Adesina, 39 others as ambassadors

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The Senate yesterday confirmed the appointment of The Guardian’s former editor, Mr. Debo Adesina and 39 others as non-career ambassadors-designate. The upper legislative chamber also...

Thu Jul 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Senate clears ex-Guardian editor, 39 others as ambassador-designate

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The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Debo Adesina, a former editor of The Guardian and 39 others non-career Ambassadors-designate nominated by President Muhammadu Buhari. It also...

Wed Jul 22nd, 2020     Read More →

FG intervenes in 37 bridges across Nigeria – Fashola

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The Federal Government says it has intervened in the maintenance and rehabilitation of 37 bridges across the country including the Third Mainland Bridge. Mr Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Works...

Tue Jul 21st, 2020     Read More →

National Assembly in credibility crisis as officials routinely stage walk-outs

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Credibility crisis continues to dog the heels of Nigeria’s National Assembly as government officials repeatedly stage walk-outs on its various committees probing activities of government...

Tue Jul 21st, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 653 new cases of COVID-19, total hits 36,107

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 653 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections from the virus rise to 35, 107. The NCDC made this known on its official...

Sun Jul 19th, 2020     Read More →

FG loses N10.4b yearly to stalled silos concession

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• Delay Threatens Dreams Of Averting Imminent Food Crisis • Hampers Concessionaires’ Access To CBN’s Credit Facility To Mop Farm Produce About N10.4b yearly concession fee...

Sun Jul 19th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 600 new cases, caseload increases to 35,454

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 600 new COVID-19 cases in the country, bringing total infections from the virus rise to 35,454 The NCDC made the announcement on its...

Sat Jul 18th, 2020     Read More →

602 former Boko Haram members swear oath of allegiance to Nigeria - DHQ

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The Defence Headquarters Thursday said a total number of 602 repentant Boko Haram members have sworn an Oath of Allegiance to Nigeria under the Operation Safe Corridor. Coordinator of Defence...

Thu Jul 16th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria announces 643 new cases of COVID-19, total infections now 34,259

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Director General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 643 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total...

Thu Jul 16th, 2020     Read More →

Gokada, Nigerian tech community mourn Fahim Saleh's brutal death

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Tributes have continued to pour in to mourn the death of Gokada CEO Fahim Saleh who was brutally murdered in his apartment in the United States on Tuesday. New York Police Department said...

Wed Jul 15th, 2020     Read More →

Air Force dismisses allegation of plot to murder two personnel

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Kindly Share This Story: By Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja The Nigerian Air Force has dismissed claims by two of its officers facing a Special Court-Martial for misappropriation of funds but then...

Tue Jul 14th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 595 new cases of COVID-19, total jumps to 33,153

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Director General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Chikwe Ihekweazu PHOTO:Twitter Nigeria has announced 575 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections from the virus rise to...

Tue Jul 14th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19 paralyses Benue government’s activities

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Activities in Benue State Government House, Makurdi, now suffers setback as top government officials have been diagnosed with the dreaded coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The Guardian gathered that...

Tue Jul 14th, 2020     Read More →

Troops eliminate notorious bandits in Benue, Taraba

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The Defence Headquarters has said the troops of Operation Whirl Stroke, have eliminated two notorious bandits attacking communities in Benue and Taraba States. The Coordinator, Defence Media...

Sun Jul 12th, 2020     Read More →

Declare killer herdsmen terrorists, Ortom tells FG


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Benue State Governor, Dr. Samuel Ortom, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to declare armed herdsmen, who are killing innocent people in communities, as terrorists. 
 Ortom has been...

Sun Jul 12th, 2020     Read More →