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NCDC announces 624 new cases of COVID-19, total infections now 41,804

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NCDC PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has announced 624 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections from the virus increased to 41, 804. The NCDC made this...

Wed Jul 29th, 2020     Read More →

Pantami inaugurates ECC, IT projects

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The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, has inaugurated the Kaduna Emergency Communication Centre (ECC), built by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC),...

Wed Jul 29th, 2020     Read More →

Abused Decree No. 34 and the demand for restructuring - Part 2

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General Ironsi Continued from yesterday In his observation then, Mr S.K. Panter-Brick, a notable British Historian of the London School of Economics, wrote that “General Ironsi’s...

Tue Jul 28th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari's government has failed Nigerians, says APC lawmaker

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The lawmaker representing Kachia/Kagarko Federal Constituency, Kaduna, in the House of Representatives, Gabriel Saleh has slammed the Muhammadu Buhari-led Nigerian government on the handling of...

Mon Jul 27th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC Confirms 604 new COVID-19 cases in Nigeria

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Nigeria Centre for Disease and Control (NCDC), has confirmed 604 new cases of the coronavirus pandemic, with total number of infections rising to 38,344 in the country. The NCDC made this known on...

Fri Jul 24th, 2020     Read More →

Ohanaeze Ndigbo backs National Assembly’s call for removal of service chiefs

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Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday, expressed support for calls by members of the National Assembly to remove the nation’s service chiefs for their failure to...

Fri Jul 24th, 2020     Read More →

Arewa leaders hail Funtua as pillar of ACF

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The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has expressed grief over the death of its foundation member, Alhaji Ismaila Funtua. ACF leaders also condoled with the family of the former Chief of Army Staff...

Thu Jul 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Troops of “Operation Sahel Sanity” arrest bandits, rescue kidnapped victims in N/W-DHQ

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The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have arrested 10 notorious bandits, rescued kidnapped victims and recovered rustled cows in the last few days within the North...

Thu Jul 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Senate okays Debo Adesina, 39 others as ambassadors

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The Senate yesterday confirmed the appointment of The Guardian’s former editor, Mr. Debo Adesina and 39 others as non-career ambassadors-designate. The upper legislative chamber also...

Thu Jul 23rd, 2020     Read More →

CAN knocks FG on Kaduna killings

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Christians, under the aegis of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Kaduna State chapter, has accused the Federal Government of aiding killings in Southern Kaduna. The association also alleged...

Thu Jul 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Senate clears ex-Guardian editor, 39 others as ambassador-designate

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The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Debo Adesina, a former editor of The Guardian and 39 others non-career Ambassadors-designate nominated by President Muhammadu Buhari. It also...

Wed Jul 22nd, 2020     Read More →

FG intervenes in 37 bridges across Nigeria – Fashola

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The Federal Government says it has intervened in the maintenance and rehabilitation of 37 bridges across the country including the Third Mainland Bridge. Mr Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Works...

Tue Jul 21st, 2020     Read More →

Calabar, Kaduna, Yola airports open amid traveller apathy

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At least another two airports were yesterday certified ready and opened to commercial flights services after three months of COVID-19 lockdown.The facilities, Margaret Ekpo Airport, Calabar and...

Tue Jul 21st, 2020     Read More →

Ismaila Isa Funtua is dead

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Founding Managing Director of Democrat Newspaper and former President of the Newspaper Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN), Mallam Ismaila Isa Funtua, is dead. He died of cardiac arrest...

Mon Jul 20th, 2020     Read More →

North-west insecurity: Banditry or Jihadists’ occupation?

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Sir: Nigeria’s North West has been plagued by years of imperilment ranging from cattle rustling, clashes between herders and farmers, attacks by heavily-armed robbers on highways,...

Mon Jul 20th, 2020     Read More →