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Nasarawa spends N500.15m in fighting COVID-19

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The Nasarawa State Government says it has so far spent N536,156,000 in fighting the novel coronavirus pandemic in the state. Mr Emmanuel Akabe, Deputy Governor of the state and Chairman of the...

Thu Jun 25th, 2020     Read More →

APC dissolves national working committee

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The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday dissolved its national working committee, presidential aide Tolu Ogunlesi disclosed. “Major shake-up in Nigeria’s ruling party...

Thu Jun 25th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari, Osinbajo, Sanwo-Olu others attend Giadom's NEC meeting

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Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress national executive committee (NEC) meeting has commenced at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi...

Thu Jun 25th, 2020     Read More →

NSCDC arrests man, 27, over alleged defilement of 4 babies in Nasarawa State

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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Nasarawa State Command, said it had arrested one Ahmadu Yaro, 27, over alleged defilement of four different babies in Adogi village of Lafia...

Wed Jun 24th, 2020     Read More →

‘Nigeria may lose out on COVID-19 vaccine’

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As at Monday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) had disclosed 675 new cases of coronavirus in the country, bringing the total of confirmed cases to 20,919 with 7,109 persons discharged...

Wed Jun 24th, 2020     Read More →

No decision has been taken on 2019/2020 season, says NFF

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The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has declared that it has not settled on the system to be used in deciding the 2019/2020, saying it was still consulting widely to arrive at the best possible...

Wed Jun 24th, 2020     Read More →

FG explains N13 billion intervention fund for pest control

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The Federal Government has explained that the controversial emergency release of the N13billion intervention fund for pest control was to, among others, control trans-boundary pests such as...

Wed Jun 24th, 2020     Read More →

Investors shun bank shares despite N260 billion Q1 profit

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• Over 65% of stocks undervalued • Banks trade at a discount • Operators blame capital flight, task govt on patronage Nigeria’s investment climate, especially that of the...

Tue Jun 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Anxiety as debt service burden stokes bankruptcy

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With the fall in oil revenues and the huge infrastructural deficit needed to propel economic growth, Nigeria’s capacity to service its huge loans amid low productivity and earnings is...

Mon Jun 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Resident doctors suspend strike

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The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has suspended its indefinite strike which started on June 15. This followed a meeting between the association and Nigeria Governors’...

Sun Jun 21st, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 661 new COVID-19 cases, total number now 19,808

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Nigeria recorded 667 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 19,808. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on Saturday through its...

Sun Jun 21st, 2020     Read More →

JUST IN: Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases near 20,000 as NCDC announces 661 new cases

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Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases have reached 19,808 as the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, announced 661 new cases on Saturday night. The Center also announced that 19 deaths were...

Sat Jun 20th, 2020     Read More →

Fear in Nasarawa Governor’s hometown over breach of burial protocol

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Abdullahi Sule. Photo: TWITTER/NASARAWAGOVTGudi Town in Kokona Local Council, the ancestral hometown of Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule, is currently gripped with fear of Coronavirus,...

Sat Jun 20th, 2020     Read More →

Averting looming recession through monetary stimulus

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The economy was yet to fully recover from the 2014 oil price shock, followed by the 2016 economic recession, and now on the brink of another plunge on account of the effects of the novel...

Mon Jun 15th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 627 new COVID-19 cases, another high for 2 consecutive days – NCDC

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Nigeria records 627 new COVID-19 cases, another high for two consecutive days, the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control(NCDC) says. In a tweet on Friday, the centre said Nigeria has 15,181 cases of...

Sat Jun 13th, 2020     Read More →