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FG loses N10.4b yearly to stalled silos concession

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• Delay Threatens Dreams Of Averting Imminent Food Crisis • Hampers Concessionaires’ Access To CBN’s Credit Facility To Mop Farm Produce About N10.4b yearly concession fee...

Sun Jul 19th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari receives Nigeria’s first artisanally-mined gold

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Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday received the country’s first artisanally- mined gold. ⁦ “With the implementation of the PAGDMI scheme which will result in...

Thu Jul 16th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria announces 643 new cases of COVID-19, total infections now 34,259

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Director General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 643 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total...

Thu Jul 16th, 2020     Read More →

APC governors backs Okonjo-Iweala for World Trade Organisation top job

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Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) under the aegis of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) have thrown their weights behind the candidacy of Dr Ngozi Okonjo Iweala for the position...

Wed Jul 15th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 595 new cases of COVID-19, total jumps to 33,153

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Director General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Chikwe Ihekweazu PHOTO:Twitter Nigeria has announced 575 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections from the virus rise to...

Tue Jul 14th, 2020     Read More →

Education minister meets NCDC, stakeholders on safe re-openning of schools

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The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, has held a consultative meeting with the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), state commissioners of education, vice-chancellors and key stakeholders...

Mon Jul 13th, 2020     Read More →

Bagudu urges border communities to promote brotherliness

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Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has urged inhabitants of border areas of Nigeria, Benin and Niger Republics to live in peace and harmony in the spirit of African brotherliness and...

Mon Jul 13th, 2020     Read More →

Wanted! Lifeline for a near-comatose power sector

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A power stationSave for the timely and suave intervention of the leadership of the National Assembly, Nigerians would have started paying more for electricity since Wednesday, July 1, this year....

Sat Jul 11th, 2020     Read More →

Sex bill pits students against lecturers

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Mixed reactions have continued to trail the Sexual Harassment Bill recently passed by the senate ostensibly to check the increasing rate of the trend in the country’s tertiary...

Sat Jul 11th, 2020     Read More →

NCAC activates virtual tour of Nigeria

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RunseweThe National Council for Arts and Culture has unveiled a Virtual Cultural Tour of Nigeria. This cultural tour held on Saturday, June 27, 2020, is the seventh in the series of zoom meetings...

Sat Jul 11th, 2020     Read More →

Building Nigeria’s Health Security: 10 things you may not know about NCDC

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Kindly Share This Story: By Abdallah K. Gwarzo 1. NCDC IS LESS THAN A DECADE OLD The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control first came to limelight in 2014, following the Ebola outbreak in West...

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Read More →

Gunmen kill District Head of Bajida in Kebbi

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Gunmen PHOTO: Shutterstock Alhaji Musa Muhammad-Bahago, the District Head of Bajida in Fakai Local Government area of Kebbi has been killed by unidentified gunmen on Tuesday. Speaking to the News...

Wed Jul 8th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 503 new cases of COVID-19, total hits 29,879

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Nigeria has recorded 503 new COVID-19 cases, as total infections from the virus rise to 29,879. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Wed Jul 8th, 2020     Read More →

Senate passes sexual violence bill, gets 11 judges for confirmation

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The Senate, yesterday, passed the Sexual Harassment Bill to safeguard students of tertiary institutions across the federation. The passage of the piece of legislation, sponsored by Deputy Senate...

Wed Jul 8th, 2020     Read More →

Farmers seek exclusion of ‘impostors’ in CBN’s zero-interest scheme

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Nigerian farmers and agricultural scientists have warned that ‘political farmers’ should not be permitted to hijack the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN’s) ‘Agric for...

Mon Jul 6th, 2020     Read More →