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Army urges calm in South-East, Cross River over troops movement

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The Nigerian Army has urged South-East and Cross River state residents not to panic over the massive movement of troops, military vehicles and weapons as it holds a week-long military...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Women participation in governance should start from local level — Fajemirokun

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Women By Morenike Taire and Ebunoluwa Sessou Just approaching her mid thirties, Simi Fajemirokun’s political career is already intimidating. An educationist, entrepreneur and politician, she...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Corruption fueling rising insecurity in Nigeria, says ActionAid

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By Harris Emmanuel UYO—AN international donor agency, ActionAid Nigeria has attributed the rising wave of insecurity in Nigeria to corruption which has pervaded every strata of the...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari: Our investments in infrastructure paying off

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President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration’s investment in infrastructure like rails, roads, bridges and waterways have started yielding positive results with tangible evidence for...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Ebonyi plans mass immunisation to tackle yellow fever outbreak

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By Peter Okutu Abakaliki—Ebonyi State government, yesterday, said it was planning mass immunisation campaign across local governments as a way of tackling the outbreak of yellow fever in...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Imo community where indigenes are fined N10,000 for practising Female Genital Mutilation

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Imo community By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Umunnawuike community in Atta Ancient Kingdom, Ikeduru Local Government Area of Imo State, has introduced a fine of N10,000 for anybody caught practising...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Igbo governors ’ve secretly donated land for RUGA — IPOB

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu Nnewi—Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday, alleged that Igbo governors have secretly donated lands in their respective states for RUGA, saying that IPOB will...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Why we stopped forex for food import — Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru Abuja —President Muhammadu Buhari has said the directive to the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to stop providing foreign exchange for food importation was to improve...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Leave @cenbank alone, Moghalu tells Buhari

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‘@NGRPresident should leave @cenbank alone to discharge its mandate independently within the ambit of the CBN Act, and stop “directing” it. @cenbank should on its part assertive...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →

We’ve enough food, give nobody money for food importation, Buhari orders CBN

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By Nwafor Sunday President Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday directed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) not to give money to anybody for food importation. President Buhari He noted that the country...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →

YELLOW FEVER: Avoid mosquitoes, get vaccinated

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By Sola Ogundipe & Chioma Obinna As the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, confirms outbreak of Yellow fever in Ebonyi state, Nigerians have been advised to prevent mosquito bites as...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →

30 years after: Soccer fans remember Okwaraji

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Ebonyi football fans, on Monday, remembered the late Nigerian midfield maestro, Samuel Okwaraji, who died on Aug. 30, 1989 at the National Stadium, Lagos during a World Cup qualifier against...

Mon Aug 12th, 2019     Read More →

Finally, FG, WHO respond to Yellow Fever outbreak in Ebonyi

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) with World Health Organisation (WHO) and Ebonyi Government are responding to the outbreak of yellow fever in the state, an official says. In a statement...

Sun Aug 11th, 2019     Read More →

NCDC, Ebonyi Govt responding to yellow fever outbreak — Official

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) with the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Ebonyi Government are responding to the outbreak of yellow fever in the state, an official says. Ebonyi and...

Sat Aug 10th, 2019     Read More →

Ganduje to FG : Formalise removal of HND/BSC dichotomy to promote tech education

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The Kano State Governor, Alhaji Umar Ganduje, on Saturday appealed to the Federal government to formalise the removal of discrimination between holders of Bachelor’s Degrees and Higher...

Sat Aug 10th, 2019     Read More →