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Buhari directs Army to support Police action against bandits in troubled areas

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President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Army to join the Police in flushing out bandits from forests around the country, particularly in areas that witnessed recent attacks. Malam Garba Shehu,...

Fri Apr 3rd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC working with affected states to identify cases, confirmed cases 174 – DG

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), says its primary strategy is to work with affected states in the identification of cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak in the...

Thu Apr 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Court jails job scammer 10 years for N1.8m fraud

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Sokoto Zonal Office yesterday secured the conviction of one Freedom Inah at the Sokoto High Court presided over Justice M.S. Sifawa on a...

Wed Apr 1st, 2020     Read More →

[BREAKING] COVID-19: More patients to be discharged soon, as FG reviews response activities

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Kindly Share This Story:.To issue clearer restriction guidelines on essential duty staff .NCDC to test 1500 days per day by next week .Newspaper Vendors exempted from restriction, FG tells...

Tue Mar 31st, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria cases of coronavirus rises to 139

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Nigeria has recorded another four cases of coronavirus, Nigeria’s Centre for Disease Control has said. “Four new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 3 in the FCT and 1 in...

Tue Mar 31st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Patients must test negative twice within 24 or 48hrs before being discharged – Minister of Health

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Kindly Share This Story: By Omeiza Ajayi & Idirisu Yakubu Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has revealed the criteria for discharging coronavirus patients who have recovered from the...

Tue Mar 31st, 2020     Read More →

Army officer tests positive for coronavirus, moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Hospital

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Kindly Share This Story:*Driver, Orderly, Family Quarantined. **Defence Headquarters list 17 Military Hospitals nationwide for Isolation, treatment of Coronavirus. **Set to enforce Presidential...

Mon Mar 30th, 2020     Read More →

Hospitals restrict, suspend visits to patients

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To curtail the spread of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), hospitals have begun restriction and even suspension of visits to their patients. Federal Neuro Psychiatric Hospital (FNPH) Kware,...

Fri Mar 27th, 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 →

Court sentences PTDF scammer 10 years

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Sokoto Zonal Office, yesterday secured the conviction of one Mobuse John before Hon. Justice Muhammad Sifawa of Sokoto State High Court, for...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

NDLEA arrest two suspects over sale of hard drugs in Abia

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Kindly Share This Story: By Ugochukwu Alaribe Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Abia State Command, have arrested two persons for dealing on hard drugs at Umuokoro and...

Wed Mar 25th, 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 →

Nabena takes over as APC’s acting National Publicity Secretary

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The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the Governing All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Yekini Nabena, said that he had taken over the office of Malam Lanre Issa-Onilu in acting capacity in...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

A celebration of Olawale Oshun at 70

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Growing up at Oke-Bola Ibadan, behind the famous Ibadan Boys High School and Papa Chief Obafemi Awolowo’s House, and even attending the Primary School section of that School, exposed me to...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →