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Maikaba urges prayers for Kano amid rapid deaths in ancient emirate

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Coach Abdu Maikaba of Plateau United has expressed worries over the events in Kano State. A former coach of Kano Pillars, Maikaba wants Nigerians to pray for the state, while urging government to...

Tue Apr 28th, 2020     Read More →

Borno quarantines 70 travellers for defying lockdown order

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The Borno State Government has quarantined 70 travellers for defying the lockdown order imposed to contain the spread of COVID-19 in the state. The state deputy governor, Alhaji Umar Kadafur, made...

Sun Apr 26th, 2020     Read More →

2 COVID-19 patients on the run in Borno – Health Commissioner says

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The Borno High Powered Committee on Coronavirus (COVID-19) has called on residents of Maiduguri to be alert as two positive patients are on the run. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Salisu...

Sun Apr 26th, 2020     Read More →

May/June 2020 WASSCE not cancelled, says WAEC

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The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says the May/June 2020 West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, 2020 (WASSCE), has not been cancelled. In a statement by the Head of...

Sun Apr 26th, 2020     Read More →

Canada warns against chloroquine use as coronavirus treatment

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Canadian health authorities have issued a warning against the use of anti-malarial drugs chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine to treat coronavirus infections or prevent...

Sun Apr 26th, 2020     Read More →

Bayero University professor dies in Kano

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Professor Balarabe Maikaba of the Mass communication Department of Bayero University has died. A senior staff of the department Dr Gambo Nababa confirmed Maikaba’s death to The Guardian on...

Sun Apr 26th, 2020     Read More →

I’ve not withdrawn from Edo guber race, says APC’s Airhiavbere

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An APC governorship candidate in the upcoming Edo governorship elections, retired Maj.-Gen. Charles Airhiavbere, on Sunday debunked reports that he had withdrawn from the governorship...

Sun Apr 26th, 2020     Read More →

NASCO donates products worth over N60m to Lagos, plateau, others

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NASCO Group of Companies has donated its products worth over N60 million to Lagos, Plateau, Kano and Ogun states, as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, to support efforts against...

Sat Apr 25th, 2020     Read More →

South Africa to gradually 'ease' virus lockdown from May 1

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South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday said a five-week nationwide coronavirus lockdown would be slowly eased starting from next month. "We have accordingly decided that beyond...

Thu Apr 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Trump to temporarily suspend immigration into US amid pandemic

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U.S. President Donald Trump late on Monday said that he would “temporarily suspend immigration into the United States” by executive order amid the coronavirus pandemic. “In light...

Tue Apr 21st, 2020     Read More →

Gunmen kill 9 persons, touched 33 houses in Plateau community

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Unidentified gunmen attacked Hurra community of Irigwe Chiefdom in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau, killed nine persons and touched 33 houses. Mr Sunday Abdu, the National President of...

Thu Apr 16th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria recording extra-judicial deaths more than coronavirus deaths – NHRC

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Kindly Share This Story:…develops App for electronic monitoring, reporting of human rights violations By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, on...

Thu Apr 16th, 2020     Read More →

FG excludes Lagos, Borno, Delta from cash transfer as North West gets biggest share

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Lagos, Borno, Delta states have been excluded from the National Cash Transfer for COVID-19, while the North West zone gets the biggest share.The National Cash Transfer Office (NCTO) info-graphics...

Thu Apr 16th, 2020     Read More →

NHRC reports 105 rights abuses in two weeks lockdown

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The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has disclosed that it received and documented 105 complaints of human rights violations perpetuated by law enforcement agencies. It also mentioned...

Thu Apr 16th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: France lockdown extended until May 11

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French President Emmanuel Macron has extended the anti-coronavirus lockdown in France until May 11, in a televised speech to the nation on Monday. The strict rules on social contact –...

Tue Apr 14th, 2020     Read More →