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Offices locked as Kebbi workers begin strike

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Kebbi State Civil Servants have complied with the directive of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to begin an indefinite strike action on Wednesday. Our correspondents, who visited the State...

Wed Jan 6th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records 1,204 new COVID-19 cases, highest daily surge ever

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Nigeria on Monday recorded 1,204 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, taking the total number of infections to 91,351. The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) made this known via its verified...

Tue Jan 5th, 2021     Read More →

New year: Bagudu felicitates with Nigerians

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BaguduThe Governor of Kebbi, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu, on Friday felicitated with the people of the state and other Nigerians on the occasion of the New Year 2021. The felicitation was contained in a...

Sat Jan 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Nigerians defy COVID-19 protocols at New Year celebrations

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It was an unusual cross-over night in the country, as Nigerians bid 2020 goodbye with uncommon and uninterrupted display of fireworks, dancing and shouts of “Happy New Year” at...

Sat Jan 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Bagudu approves N3b for gratuities payment

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Kebbi State Governor, Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu has approved 3 billion Naira for the payment of gratuity for all retired civil servants in the state. This was contained in a statement signed...

Sat Jan 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Between 2023 Presidency and Bola Tinubu

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Bola Ahmed TinubuAsiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, popularly called BAT, is a master strategist, generalissimo, who has dominated the politics of Nigeria’s commercial capital for over two decades,...

Fri Jan 1st, 2021     Read More →

Solid mineral in 2020: Artisanal mining, resource control as dominant issues 

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One of the events that shaped 2020 in the solid mineral sector is the renewed call for the amendment of the Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act 2007, the Petroleum Act and related laws guiding...

Thu Dec 31st, 2020     Read More →

NCDC confirms 397 fresh COVID-19 infections, 10 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has documented 397 new COVID-19 infections in the country. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), which got the information from the centre’s...

Wed Dec 30th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 397 new infections, 10 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 397 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Monday. The News...

Tue Dec 29th, 2020     Read More →

Lagos-bound truck somersaults in Niger killing 23, injuring 22 — Police

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The Police Command in Niger says 23 persons lost their lives when a truck fully loaded with dozens of cows and 45 persons, skidded off the road and somersaulted into a bush. The accident occurred...

Mon Dec 28th, 2020     Read More →

Bagudu signs N141.6bn 2021 Kebbi budget into law

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Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, on Monday signed the 2021 Appropriation Bill of N141.6 billion into law. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), recalls that Bagudu had on Nov. 27, presented the...

Mon Dec 28th, 2020     Read More →

How racketeering, climate change, others make local rice unaffordable

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During the 2020 Yuletide, Miss Folakemi Ojo made frantic attempts to attract buyers to a rice store where she worked as a sales attendant, but none branched at the store within Daleko Market, a...

Mon Dec 28th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC records ports 712 new infections

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NCDC. PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 712 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The latest figure of the pandemic was announced on...

Sat Dec 26th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 356 new Infections, 6 deaths in 24hrs

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), has registered 356 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country, as at Dec.21, the Centre announced on its verified website on...

Tue Dec 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Artisanal refiners canvass presidential crude oil refining development initiative

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A group of artisanal refiners in the Niger Delta has demanded the establishment of Presidential Crude Oil Refining Development Initiative (PACORDI) as an equivalent of the Presidential Artisanal...

Mon Dec 21st, 2020     Read More →