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FRSC sector commander warns corps against collecting bribe

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FRSC Photo:Twitter/FRSC The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Osun Command, has warned its officers against collecting bribes from motorists, vowing that anyone found wanting would be dealt with...

Thu Sep 17th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC says Nigeria’s death toll hits 1,083

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) at midnight on Monday said that the death toll for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Nigeria had jumped to 1, 083. The NCDC made this known on...

Tue Sep 15th, 2020     Read More →

Makinde lauds Army for impartiality in national politics

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Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo state, has commended officers of the Nigerian Army for their impartiality in the nation’s political process. Makinde gave the commendation on Monday while receiving...

Mon Sep 14th, 2020     Read More →

Yiaga Africa trains 543 observers for guber poll

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Governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), Osagie Ize-Iyamu (left), and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Governor Godwin Obaseki during their debate ahead of...

Mon Sep 14th, 2020     Read More →

‘Tribal, religious ‘war’ will not count in choosing Ibadan varsity VC’

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I came here in 1977 precisely as an undergraduate and spent four years to read a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology. I worked for a year after the national service and traveled to the UK for...

Sun Sep 13th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 197 new infections, 5 more deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 197 new cases of COVID-19, with five deaths recorded in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Fri Sep 11th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria’s cocoa production falls as Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire enjoy boom

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Production of cocoa as cash crop has dropped due to inadequate financing, among other factors. This is despite that cocoa is the nation’s leading cash crop in terms of export and second...

Fri Sep 11th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 176 new cases, total infections now 55,632

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has confirmed 176 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19 ) bringing the nation’s total infections to 55,632. The NCDC made this known on its...

Thu Sep 10th, 2020     Read More →

Stakeholders remind INEC landmines to avoid towards Edo, Ondo

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With less than two weeks to the Edo State governorship election and barely 31 days to that of Ondo, stakeholders are raising fresh concerns regarding appropriate deployment of card readers,...

Wed Sep 9th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC discharges 218 patients in 24 hours, records 155 new infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that 218 Coronavirus (COVID-19), patients have recovered from the infection across the country in the last 24 hours. The NCDC made this known...

Tue Sep 8th, 2020     Read More →

My Mercedes is bigger than yours - Part 2

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Nigeria’s logo. Photo; TWITTER/NIGERIAGOVContinued from yesterday The steel mill became a cesspool of corruption for many decades. Each government came, made false promises, pumped dollars...

Tue Sep 8th, 2020     Read More →

Akeredolu’s campaign kicks off in Akure as Tinubu explains role in crisis

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Thirty-Three days to the governorship election in Ondo State, the lines seem to be falling in places politically for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate and governor,...

Mon Sep 7th, 2020     Read More →

Akinrinade advocates community-driven security system

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Akinrinade Says Amotekun should metamorphose into state police A former Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Alani Akinrinade (rtd), has said that the nation’s security portfolio will be enhanced...

Mon Sep 7th, 2020     Read More →

Ondo PDP chides Tinubu for calling party ‘dead’

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ondo State chapter, has countered the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, describing him as a...

Mon Sep 7th, 2020     Read More →

Theatre scholar, craftsman, Ola Rotimi 'returns’ two decades after

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Twenty years after the demise of a literary icon, Prof. Ola Rotimi, scholars and theatre practitioners in Nigeria and abroad recently honoured the playwright at a webinar organised by the Bowen...

Sun Sep 6th, 2020     Read More →