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Farmers gets 20,000 cocoa seedlings, others for 2020 Farming season

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As part of effort to ensure farmers are adequately provided with farm inputs for the 2020 farming season, the federal government has distributed 20,000 cocoa seedlings, over 5,000 oil palm...

Tue Aug 11th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 290 new cases as total tally hits 46,867

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Minister of Health, Dr. E. Osagie Ehanire PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 290 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. The NCDC made this known on its...

Tue Aug 11th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 443 new COVID-19 cases, total infections now 45,687

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 443 new cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. This brings the total number of COVID-19 infections in the country to...

Sat Aug 8th, 2020     Read More →

FG’s COVID-19 palliatives: Why Nigerians are not feeling the impact

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There is a widespread belief among Nigerians that the country is not bereft of good policies to make life better for the citizenry. What they see as the missing link is the lack political will...

Sat Aug 8th, 2020     Read More →

Anarchy looms in Edo

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As Edo State governorship election, slated for September 19, draws close, indications emerged yesterday the state was headed for anarchy. The potential for breakdown of law and order is being...

Fri Aug 7th, 2020     Read More →

We will resist attempts to take over Edo Assembly, says Obaseki

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Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki on Thursday said that the state would resist any attempt by anybody to forcefully take over the state House of Assembly. Obaseki said he would do everything...

Thu Aug 6th, 2020     Read More →

We will resist attempt to illegally take over Edo Assembly, says Obaseki

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Governor Godwin Obaseki PHOTO: Twitter Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo said on Thursday that the state would resist any attempt by anybody to forcefully take over the state House of...

Thu Aug 6th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC records 457 new COVID-19 cases, total now 44,890

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Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 457 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections to 44,890. The...

Thu Aug 6th, 2020     Read More →

More questions than answers on schools reopening

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Students in an examination hall It is argued that the going back and forth of the Ministry of Education shows unpreparedness of the country to face the realities of COVID-19 as schools reopen....

Thu Aug 6th, 2020     Read More →

Clark cautions VP Osinbajo on Niger Delta

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I have read with very serious concern reports of the meeting of Mr. Vice President, Professor Yemi Osibanjo, SAN, with the Minister of State Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, and the Deputy Governor...

Thu Aug 6th, 2020     Read More →

30 Nigerians stranded in Lebanon rescued, among 150 awaiting evacuation – NIDCOM

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Thirty Nigerians, who were trafficked and left stranded in Lebanon have been rescued, and are among a total of 150 victims awaiting evacuation to Nigeria. The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission...

Tue Aug 4th, 2020     Read More →

'We will mobilise for Igbo presidency in 2023'

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The President-General, Igbo Community in Bauchi, Chidi Chukwunta, has said that the fact that the country is centred on a tripod of tribes, the Igbo extraction would mobilise for the emergence of...

Mon Aug 3rd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: FCT leads with 130 cases, as Nigeria records 386 new infections

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The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) led the pack on Saturday with 130 Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases as the country recorded 386 new infection in the country. Data from the Nigeria Center for...

Sun Aug 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Social, food businesses lose N300b to COVID-19

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As COVID-19-induced lockdown continues to affect businesses in the hospitality and social industries, commercial chicken, egg and catfish farmers have been counting losses in billions. This is...

Fri Jul 31st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria records 404 new cases, total infections now 42,208

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Director General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu PHOTO: Twitter Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 404 new COVID-19 cases in the country, as total...

Thu Jul 30th, 2020     Read More →