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NCDC records 2 deaths, 126 new COVID-19 infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced two deaths and 126 new cases of COVID-19 infections in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

How monetary, fiscal managers can cooperate to cushion impact of recession

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At negative 6.1% gross domestic product (GDP), economic managers have a lot of work to do to save the country from the greatest recession ever. The very high rate of contraction caught everyone...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Historic perspective on the pardon of Alli and Enahoro

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The presidential pardon granted by President Muhammadu Buhari, to former Nationalist and Minister, Anthony Eromosele Enahoro (1923-2010) and also to Professor Ambrose Folorunsho Alli (1929-1989),...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria cases now 58,198 with 49,722 discharged

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Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases has reached 58,198 with 49,722 patients discharged from various isolation centres across the federation, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) revealed. In...

Sun Sep 27th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID refutes Omoregie’s claims to palliatives donated to Oredo

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Private Sectors Coalition Against COVID-19 CACOVID) has reacted to a report by the Independent Television, Benin, Edo state, which showed Dr Omoregie Ogbeide Ihama, the member representing Oredo...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Kaduna Marathon… Nilayo sports celebrates move to national stage

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Governor Nasir el Rufai (middle) with other top officials during the press conference to unveil plans for the maiden Kaduna half marathon at the Government House, Kaduna. On the far right is the...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Second wave looms amid lax safety protocols

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Even law enforcement agents have abandoned the use of facemasks in Lagos PHOTO: AYODELE ADENIRAN With 125 additional new cases as at last Thursday, the number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Nationwide strike will bring more suffering to workers, governors tell labour

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Governors of the 36 states of the federation, under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), have cautioned the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) against...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Abiodun releases grants for projects in 20 LGs in Ogun

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[files] Dapo Abiodun. Photo: twitter/dabiodunMFRGov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun, on Friday, says his administration has given grants to all the 20 local government councils in the state to immediately...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records no COVID-19-related death in 24-hours, as cases reach 57,849

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says no death was recorded in the last 24-hours, as the country recorded 125 new cases of COVID-19. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Over 170 million Nigerians without health insurance

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Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and non-passage of the amended National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act have further slowed uptake of health insurance packages and Universal Health...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

PenCom approves shared service initiative to accelerate data recapture

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Dahir-Umar • Considers self-service remote recapturing • Only 11 states remit pension contributions under CPS The National Pension Commission (PenCom), has approved the proposal by the...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Cross River North youths seek reconciliation before bye-election

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Reps panel tasks tank farm operators on safety measures Some concerned youths of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under the aegis of Cross River Northern Youths Forum has charged leaders of the...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Ogun compensates Sabo market inferno victims

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The Ogun State government has given financial support and food palliatives to traders who lost their goods and property to the inferno, which occurred earlier in the year at the Sabo Market,...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC reports 111 new COVID-19 cases, total now 57,724

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 111 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Wednesday. According to the agency, with...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →