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Why Africa is recording low COVID-19 deaths

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PHOTO: EDUARDO SOTERAS / AFP • Experts Say Surviving Chicken Pox Infection, Others Protect Nigerians From Disease Many medical experts are curious to know why death rates from the novel...

Sat Sep 19th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID flags off palliative distribution to states in Nigeria

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A vast majority of people have been hit devastatingly by the coronavirus pandemic, most especially the vulnerable whom disruption to their daily livelihood has a huge and significant impact on...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID rolls out palliative measures, plans to feed 1.7 million households

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The crippling effect of the coronavirus has been felt not only in Nigeria alone but the world over, as the coronavirus razed through economies destroying the lives and livelihoods of individuals. ...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 131 new cases, as total infections now 56,735

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 131 new cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 56,735. The NCDC made this known...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

Lawyers without borders secure judgments against torture

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An international oraganisation, Lawyers Without Borders France, has secured three court judgments in favour of three victims of torture in Imo and Enugu states. The judgments followed fundamental...

Thu Sep 17th, 2020     Read More →

IPOB slams South East governors, leaders as MASSOB celebrates

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The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has blamed South East governors and apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, for the problems in the region. According to the group, Ndigbo have...

Thu Sep 17th, 2020     Read More →

Enugu: Patients lament as health workers’ strike enters day 2

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Some patients at the National Orthopedic Hospital, Enugu are lamenting over the industrial action by the Joint Health Workers’ Union as the strike as it entered the second day. Some of the...

Tue Sep 15th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC says Nigeria’s death toll hits 1,083

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) at midnight on Monday said that the death toll for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Nigeria had jumped to 1, 083. The NCDC made this known on...

Tue Sep 15th, 2020     Read More →

Energy pipelines damaged 9,420 times in five years

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Cost of pipeline repairs and management may soon hit N1 trillion. Photo; AA• Cost of repairs set to hit N1tr • Why pipeline vandalism persists Nigeria’s cost of pipeline repairs...

Tue Sep 15th, 2020     Read More →

2023 and discordant tunes from Southeast

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That there are discordant tunes from politicians in the Southeast zone anytime there is a project that could benefit its people is not new. In fact, what might be new and surprising for many is if...

Mon Sep 14th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 188 new cases, total infections hit 56,017

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 188 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country with the total number of infections now 56,017. The NCDC made this known on...

Sat Sep 12th, 2020     Read More →

Group presents gender analysis survey on COVID-19 impact on households

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The Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC), in its report on a national survey carried out to access the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on a household, has called on the...

Sat Sep 12th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19 Economic recovery plan: Dissecting states’ initiatives

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When the federal and state governments introduced drastic measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the country, which included the lockdown of economic activities except for essential services,...

Sat Sep 12th, 2020     Read More →

Detained IPOB member being treated to be able to stand trial – Enugu CP

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Commissioner of Police, Enugu State, CP Ahmad Abdurrahman, on Thursday said the police was treating the detained Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) member with bullet wound to make him fit to face...

Thu Sep 10th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 176 new cases, total infections now 55,632

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has confirmed 176 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19 ) bringing the nation’s total infections to 55,632. The NCDC made this known on its...

Thu Sep 10th, 2020     Read More →