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Wheelbarrow pusher electrocuted while plucking mango

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A wheelbarrow pusher in Nsukka town, Nsukka local government area of Enugu State was electrocuted on Wednesday while attempting to pluck ripped mango fruits. The barrow pusher, identified as...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Nigerians lament as Anthony Joshua gets special treat for national ID

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National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) drew the ire of Nigerians after it published photos of British-Nigerian boxer Anthony Joshua registering for the Nigeria national identity...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Caregiver remanded for alleged double rape of teen, woman with down syndrome

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An Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences court yesterday remanded a caregiver working with persons with Down syndrome, Kabiru Wasiu, in the custody of Nigeria Correctional Services (NCS)...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Transport ministry seeks approval to rehabilitate Port Harcourt to Maiduguri railway

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The Ministry of Transportation is seeking President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval for the rehabilitation of the Portharcourt – Maiduguri narrow gauge. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

Dortmund teen Haaland goes head-to-head with PSG star Mbappe

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At just 21, Kylian Mbappe is already a World Cup winner while at only 19, Erling Braut Haaland has emerged as a rising fast-star this season. As Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi approach the end...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

Ebony to sanction principals over unapproved WAEC, NECO fees collection

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Ebonyi State Government yesterday threatened to demote any school principals in the state that collects unapproved West African Examination Council (WAEC) and National Examination Council (NECO)...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

Nnamdi Kanu’s parents’ burial unites old Eastern Region in Umuahia

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Kindly Share This Story:Shows traditional rulers from the 11 States of South East and South-South during the burial. By Chimaobi Nwaiwu Satisfied with the successful burial of its leader Mazi...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →

APC urges INEC to de-register more political parties

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to de-register more political parties to sanitise Nigeria’s electoral system. Mr Nwachukwu...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

APC urges INEC to de-register more political parties

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to de-register more political parties to sanitise Nigeria’s electoral system. Mr Nwachukwu...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Why Lassa fever remains yearly nightmare, 51 years on

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Since 1969 when Lassa fever was first reported in Lassa village, Borno State, the disease has remained endemic in Nigeria. Every year, the country battles to contain the spread of the disease,...

Sat Feb 1st, 2020     Read More →

Senate confirms Hassan as NAHCON chairman

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The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Zikrullah Olakunle Hassan as Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON). President Muhammadu Buhari had on...

Fri Jan 31st, 2020     Read More →

Lassa fever:195 cases, 29 deaths confirmed in 11 states so far in 2020

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About 195 confirmed cases of Lassa fever and 29 deaths have been reported in 11 states as at 24th of January 2020. In response to the increasing number of Lassa fever cases across states in the...

Sun Jan 26th, 2020     Read More →

Protests, outbursts on Supreme Court judgment needless ― APC chieftain

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Chief Egwu Chima, All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Ebonyi says bickering directed at the Supreme Court over its ruling on Imo governorship poll is needless. Chima, a former...

Tue Jan 21st, 2020     Read More →

Mother of 11-day-old baby killed, burnt to ashes on way to church in Ebonyi

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The dead body of a 35-year-old nursing mother, Mrs. Idenyi Ebere Ukamaka, was at the weekend discovered in a drainage behind Enugu North Mass transit park along Afikpo road Abalaliki, the capital...

Mon Jan 20th, 2020     Read More →

Traffickers who specialize in moving children from Jos to Rivers arrested

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Kindly Share This Story: By Chinedu Adonu The police command in Enugu state said they have rescued nine kids from two suspected child traffickers who specialize in moving children from Plateau...

Sat Jan 18th, 2020     Read More →