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Ebonyi Governor Dave Umahi tests positive for COVID-19

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Ebonyi State Governor Dave Umahi on Saturday said he has tested positive for coronavirus Umahi in a statement said some of his close aides also tested positive for the virus. Umahi further...

Sat Jul 4th, 2020     Read More →

Lagos-Asaba highway of extortion

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Normally, a journey from Lagos to Asaba in Delta State should take about six hours, all things being equal in a country where they are hardly so, including good roads. Because of COVID-19...

Sat Jul 4th, 2020     Read More →

PSC approves promotion of 6,618 senior police officers

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• Group Salutes IGP’s Rejig Of Investigative Command The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of six thousand, six hundred and eighteen, (6,618) senior Police...

Fri Jul 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Police Service Commission promotes 6,618 officers

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The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of six thousand, six hundred and eighteen, (6,618) senior Police Officers. According to PSC spokesman, Ikechukwu Ani, the promotions were...

Fri Jul 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 626 new COVID-19 cases as total climbs to 27,110

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Coronavirus PHOTO:Shutterstock Nigeria on Thursday recorded 626 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total infections to 27,110. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on its...

Fri Jul 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Buhari swears in Chairman, members of FCC, RMAFC, others

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday swore in the new Chairman of the Federal Character Commission (FCC), Muheeba Dankaka from Kwara, and 36 other members of the commission. The president also...

Thu Jul 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 790 new highest daily figure of COVID-19 cases

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Nigeria on Wednesday recorded its new highest daily figure of 790 COVID-19 cases, bringing the total infections to 26, 484. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on its...

Thu Jul 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Botswana reports mysterious deaths of hundreds of elephants

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FILE PHOTO: A young bull elephant is seen in the Okavango Delta, Botswana, April 25, 2018. Picture taken April 25, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/File Photo Hundreds of elephants have died...

Thu Jul 2nd, 2020     Read More →

13 ex-militant groups threaten hostilities over alleged corruption in NDDC

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Thirteen militant groups in the Niger Delta, which had accepted a ceasefire following the Federal Government’s amnesty programme, have threatened to resume hostilities. The groups, under...

Thu Jul 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Concerns heighten over delayed PIB fiscal framework  

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. Nigeria’s oil reserves may be wasted like coal, experts warn Fresh concerns have arisen over the outlook of Nigeria’s oil and gas fiscal regime, as efforts intensify on the passage...

Thu Jul 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Teacher slumps, dies after hearing news of husband’s COVID-19 result

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Kindly Share This Story: By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI – A teacher in one of the government-owned schools in Ughelli, headquarters of Ughelli North local government area of Delta State, has...

Wed Jul 1st, 2020     Read More →

Woman slumps, dies after husband tested positive for COVID-19 in Delta

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A middle-aged woman, simply identified as Mrs. Oregbe has slumped and died in Ughelli, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State after hearing her husband tested positive for...

Wed Jul 1st, 2020     Read More →

UPDATED: PPPRA raises July fuel price to N140.80 per litre

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Kindly Share This Story:By Udeme Akpan THE Petroleum Products Pricing Monitoring Agency, PPPRA, Wednesday, raised Nigeria’s fuel price for July 2020, to between N140.80 – N143.80 per...

Wed Jul 1st, 2020     Read More →

The Guardian's editor-in-chief, Debo Adesina, nominated as ambassador

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Outgoing editor-in-chief of The Guardian, Debo Adesina, is among 41 non-career people nominated as ambassadors by President Buhari. Adesina was mentioned as one of the two ambassadorial nominees...

Wed Jul 1st, 2020     Read More →

Federal Government hopeful of $5.7 billion investment from marginal fields

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If the Federal Government succeeds with its on-going bid rounds for the 57 marginal oilfields being offered to investors, it might be able to attract about $5.7billion into the economy. Although...

Wed Jul 1st, 2020     Read More →