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‘Don’t cry for Flying Eagles’

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[FILES] Flying Eagles. Photo/Twitter/henffFrom late 1980 till 2015, there were, perhaps, no more beloved and famous African U-20 teams than the Flying Eagles of Nigeria and Black Satellites of...

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Read More →

Aboh’s about-face and Adamawa State APC’s divided house

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Bindow (middle), his deputy, Babale ( right) and others at the APC Secretariat …last Monday Adamawa State falls among states that have benefitted immensely from Nigeria’s current...

Sun Jan 17th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 1,867 new infections

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) registered 1,867 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 107,345. The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Buhari, Osinbajo, governors honour fallen heroes

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President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, led other top government functionaries, including service chiefs and members of the diplomatic corps to honour the nation’s fallen and living heroes in...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

Reimburse us money spent on your roads - Gombe pleads with FG

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Gombe State Government has pleaded with the Federal Government to reimburse it with about N60billion spent on redeveloping and maintaining the federal highways in the state. The commissioner for...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

NCDC reports 23 fresh deaths, 1,479 new infections of COVID-19

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Nigeria recorded 23 fresh COVID-19 related deaths and 1,479 new infections on Jan. 14, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said. The NCDC made this known on its official website on...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 1,270 new infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 1,270 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections to 102,601. The NCDC disclosed this on its...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 1,244 new infections as total now 101, 331

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 1,244 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 101,331. The NCDC disclosed this...

Tue Jan 12th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: infections in Nigeria surpass 100,000

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The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Nigeria surpassed 100,000 on Jan.10 after 1,024 new cases were reported, bringing the total number of infections to 100,087. The Nigeria Centre for...

Mon Jan 11th, 2021     Read More →

How COVID-19, climate change marred agric sector in 2020

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Agricultural sector High prices of foodstuffs in the country have been attributed to poor agricultural productivity in 2020, as the sector was marred by COVID-19 pandemic, climate-induced floods...

Mon Jan 11th, 2021     Read More →

Boko Haram: Lawmaker calls for more information for troops

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Member of the Borno State House of Assembly, Yakubu Gambo has cautioned Nigerians calling for the replacement of service chiefs as the only mean of ending insurgency in the northeast. Rather,...

Sat Jan 9th, 2021     Read More →

‘Nigerian universities should research for the next big disruption’

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Late Ibidapo-Obe Prof. Oyewusi Ibidapo-Obe distinguished himself as a scholar and university administrator. A professor of Systems Engineering, he emerged the overall best graduating student at...

Sat Jan 9th, 2021     Read More →

Dana, Azman airlines deepen fleet capacity

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PHOTO: Nigerian Flight Deck Following receipt of the Federal Government’s palliative, at least two airlines have commenced fleet expansion programmes by retrieving aircraft stuck overseas...

Fri Jan 8th, 2021     Read More →

NIN registration February 9 deadline at risk

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There are strong indications the Federal Government, through the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) and the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), may not achieve the National...

Thu Jan 7th, 2021     Read More →

Police arrest 8 suspects for alleged kidnapping, rape in Gombe

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The Police Command in Gombe State, on Wednesday, said its personnel had apprehended four suspected kidnappers and four suspected rapists. Maikudi Shehu, the Commissioner of Police (CP), disclosed...

Wed Jan 6th, 2021     Read More →