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BREAKING: UI College of Medicine Provost, deputy test positive for COVID-19

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Kindly Share This Story: By Adeola Badru THE provost and deputy provost of the University of Ibadan, UI, College of Medicine, Professors Ezekiel Olapade-Olaopa and Obafunke Denloye, have tested...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

Immigration boss Babandede tests positive for coronavirus

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Nigerian Immigration Service boss Muhammed Babandede Sunday said he has tested positive for the new coronavirus, joining the growing list of high-profile Nigerians who have tested positive for the...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

The last days of history -Part 5

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Although sin and rebellion were not the rule in their lives, nor had they entered into the serious immorality and unrighteousness that would separate them from God’s kingdom (1Cor 6:9-11;...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

JUST IN: Nigeria records eight fresh cases of coronavirus, total now 97

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Kindly Share This Story:By Gabriel Olawale Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC has announced eight new cases of coronavirus in Nigeria taking the total confirmed cases to 97. “Eight new...

Sat Mar 28th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC receives 4 ambulances from Aliko Dangote foundation for response activities in Lagos

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said it has received four ambulances from the Aliko Dangote Foundation to support the COVID-19 pandemic response activities in Lagos State. The NCDC...

Sat Mar 28th, 2020     Read More →

UPDATED: Lagos to discharge six COVID-19 patients

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Kindly Share This Story: The Special Assistant to the Lagos State Governor on Health, Dr Tunde Ajayi, on Thursday via his twitter handle disclosed that six of the patients at the Infectious...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

Victor Ndoma-Egba: The contours of an icon at 64

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Victor Ndoma-Egba When Senator Ndoma-Egba turned 64 on Saturday, the 7th day of March 2020, President Buhari publicly acknowledged him in glowing terms. The President in his goodwill message...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

Tribunalisation of democracy in Nigeria (3)

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Kindly Share This Story:The second part of this piece was published yesterday Femi Falana By Femi Falana BUT unlike election petitions which are defended by lawyers hired by the INEC no...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

How air passenger was prevented from importing COVID-19 into Rivers, by Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, yesterday said a woman infected with Coronavirus (COVID-19) had been prevented from boarding a Port Harcourt-bound flight in Abuja. Consequently, he announced...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari approves procedure for appointment of new Perm Secs

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the procedure for the appointment of new permanent secretaries to fill the existing vacancies in 16 states of the federation. In a statement signed by Mrs...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari's chief of staff Abba Kyari tests positive for coronavirus

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The Chief of Staff of the Nigerian president, Abba Kyari, has tested positive for coronavirus, multiple sources said on Tuesday. Kyari, a close ally to President Muhammadu Buhari, was away in...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

(BREAKING) COVID-19: Ayade declares total lockdown in Cross River

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Kindly Share This Story:Gov Ben Ayade of Cross Rivers state By Ike Uchechukwu, Calabar Cross River state governor, Prof Ben Ayade Monday night declared that all entry points into the state by...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Federal civil servant to work from home as Nigeria battles coronavirus

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The Nigerian Government Monday asked all its non-essential workers on Grade Level 12 and below to work from home until further notice as authorities fight to curtail the spread of coronavirus in...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Federal High Court suspends proceedings for 14 days from March 24

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The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Hon. Justice I. T Muhammad, has directed all Justices of Federal Courts in the nation to suspend court sittings for the next two weeks. The CJN gave the...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Archbishop Martins, Faniran advocate use of Digital Media for Evangelism

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Kindly Share This Story: By Sam Eyoboka ARCHBISHOP of Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, Most Reverend Alfred Adewale Martins and other stakeholders in the church have tasked Catholic media...

Sun Mar 22nd, 2020     Read More →