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NCDC announces 176 new COVID-19 cases in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 176 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Bandits kill district head in Plateau, behead man in Benue

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Gunmen yesterday killed the District Head of Foron in Barkin-Ladi Council of Plateau State, Da Bulus Chuwang Jang.The chairman of Berom Educational and Cultural Organisation (BECO), Foron, Mr....

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Rising food prices in North send scary signal

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Nigeria seems to be plunging a new dimension of economic crisis as food inflation reached a new high in northern regions, hitherto considered the food basket of the country. The North consistently...

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 195 new COVID-19 cases, death toll hits 1,100

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 195 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Tue Sep 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Governor condemns push for resource control

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Abdullahi Sule. Photo: TWITTER/NASARAWAGOVT • Promises tax incentives, others to investors As Niger Delta governors continue to push for resource control, their counterparts in the northern...

Tue Sep 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Why FG is commercialising NFC — Lai Mohammed

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The Federal Government says it is reforming and commercialising the Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC) to address the agency’s teething challenges and reposition it for improved...

Mon Sep 21st, 2020     Read More →

Malnutrition: UNICEF trains Plateau health workers on child feeding practices

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The United Nations Children’s Find (UNICEF) has organised a three-day training on Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) practices for health workers in Plateau. The training was organised...

Mon Sep 21st, 2020     Read More →

Why FG is investing massively in railways, seaports — Amaechi

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The Federal Government’s focus on railway and seaport development is a necessity to drive the nation’s economy, according to the Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi. Amaechi...

Sun Sep 20th, 2020     Read More →

Northern states may reopen schools before Oct. 30 – commissioners

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The Commissioners of Education in the 19 Northern States, say they may reopen schools before October 30, but subject to approval of their respective state governors. The commissioners made this...

Sun Sep 20th, 2020     Read More →

Schools re-opening: Discordant tunes across states as safety concerns mount

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With the number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease in the country now in a downward spiral, many states have been gearing up to re-open schools which have been shut for about six...

Sat Sep 19th, 2020     Read More →

Rep commends Buhari over assent to 2020 Police Act

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Buhari A member of House of Representatives, Rep. Yusuf Gagdi (APC-Plateau), has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for assenting to the Nigeria Police Act (2020). Gagdi, who sponsored the bill...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID flags off palliative distribution to states in Nigeria

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A vast majority of people have been hit devastatingly by the coronavirus pandemic, most especially the vulnerable whom disruption to their daily livelihood has a huge and significant impact on...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID rolls out palliative measures, plans to feed 1.7 million households

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The crippling effect of the coronavirus has been felt not only in Nigeria alone but the world over, as the coronavirus razed through economies destroying the lives and livelihoods of individuals. ...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

Plateau government spends N366m to combat COVID-19

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Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau said the State Government had spent about N366.5 million to combat the COVID-19 pandemic in the state. Lalong disclosed this on Friday at a stakeholders meeting with...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

Troops eliminate 16 terrorists, arrest 11 in North East in 1 week – DHQ

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Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, Major-General John Enenche. PHOTO: DHQ The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, has eliminated 16 Boko Haram/Islamic States West...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →