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President of National Assembly of Cameroon tests positive for coronavirus

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For not wanting to comply with government instructions, the behavior of the Right Honorable Cavaye Yeguie Djibril exposed the lives of 167 deputies and their relatives, Ghanaweb reports. According...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

German chancellor Angela Merkel goes into self-isolation

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel has put herself under self-quarantine after learning that her doctor who had vaccinated her against pneumonia on Friday has tested positive for COVID-19. Merkel...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Stakeholders count cost of Edo 2020 National Sports Festival postponement

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Waiting for a new date… athletes have been forced to adjust their programmes by the postponement of the Edo 2020 National Sports Festival. Many things go into preparation for major...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria mourns as two Enugu Rangers’ stars die in auto crash

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Enugu Rangers’ striker, Ifeanyi George died in auto crash…yesterday. Tragedy struck Nigerian football yesterday as two Enugu Rangers’ players and one of their friends died in a...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Federation calls off Africa Senior Muaythai Championship 

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The Africa Senior Muaythai Championship earlier scheduled to hold in Tunis, Tunisia from April 5 to 10, has been postponed due to coronavirus (Covid-19) scare, the Nigeria Muaythai Federation...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Group tasks Edo, police on communal clash as NPDC retools settlements

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A civil society organisation (CSO), Talakawa’s Parliament, yesterday urged the Edo government to mediate in the communal clash between Amagba and Oke-Oroma communities in Ikpoba Okha...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Obaseki lauds mothers for good parenting amid disruptive technology

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Governor Godwin Obaseki yesterday applauded mothers across Edo State for their bravery and resourcefulness in the face of daunting challenges of parenting occasioned by the disruptions of new...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Ekhomu advises FG to expand national testing capacity

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Security expert, Dr. Ona Ekhomu, has called on the federal government to urgently increase the national testing capacity for the COVID-19 disease to enable early diagnosis of infected individuals...

Sat Mar 21st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Governors constitute sub-committee, pledge functional isolation centres

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Kindly Share This Story: The Nigeria Governors‘ Forum (NGF) has set up a seven-member sub-committee to review the trend of the Coronavirus and global failing in petroleum price, as well...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →

Government searches for contacts of five new coronavirus suspects

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Nigeria took sweeping measures yesterday to check the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as the country and the rest of the world continued to face last-minute disruptions to schedules and...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →

APC: President Buhari’s indifference festered crisis ― Jackson Ojo, APC chieftain

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Kindly Share This Story:Jackson Ojo By Dirisu Yakubu Jackson Ojo, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, says the crisis now threatening the very survival of the party is one that...

Wed Mar 18th, 2020     Read More →

LASG tasks FG to ensure security of pipelines

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The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, has urged the Federal Government to ensure security of pipelines across the state. Hamzat made the call on Tuesday while receiving members of...

Tue Mar 17th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari orders postponement of sports festival over coronavirus

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Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the postponement of the country’s sports festival over coronavirus. Sports minister Sunday Dare said Buhari took the decision after a briefing...

Tue Mar 17th, 2020     Read More →

BREAKING: Buhari approves postponement of National Sports Festival to contain coronavirus

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Kindly Share This Story:President Buhari with Minister of Sports Sunday Dare and Minister of State Health Adeleke Mamora as he receives briefing and approves Postponement of the National Sports...

Tue Mar 17th, 2020     Read More →

Again, Amotekunisation as solution to insecurity 

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The widespread insecurity and escalating threat to safety in the country can no longer be denied. The routineness of impunity, the aloofness of the law over transgressions, and the triumph of...

Tue Mar 17th, 2020     Read More →