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Registration: Cooperate with NIS officials, Gov. Oyetola urges migrants

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Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun has implored the migrants residing in the state to cooperate with the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) officials for proper documentation and data capturing. The...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

New USAID-Supported Health Messaging Campaign Generates 88,000 Toll-free Calls

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BY Victoria Ojeme U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Government of Nigeria, through the Federal and state ministries of Health, has launched an innovative integrated health...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

New USAID-supported health messaging campaign generates 88,000 toll-free calls in First Two Weeks

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By Victoria Ojeme U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Government of Nigeria, through the Federal and state ministries of Health, has launched an innovative integrated health...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

LASUTH CMAC calls for effective public-private sector partnership for quality healthcare

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By Oluwafunke Ishola/Oluwakemi Oladipo, Lagos Dr Ayoade Adedokun, Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC), Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, has called for effective...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

NDA offers free medical treatment, donates 1,000 writing materials to com

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The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) on Thursday offered free medical treatment to people of Dankande village in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Nigerian Defence Academy The Academy...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Sokoto govt approves 300 million naira for WAEC, NECO exams

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Governor Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has approved the release of three hundred million naira, for the payment of West African Examinations Council (WAEC) as well as National...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

N614bn bailout deductions: We are ready to pay — Governors

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Dr Kayode Fayemi, Chairman NGF By Henry Umoru, Abuja The 36 State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) yesterday agreed to pay the N614 billion that was advanced to thirty...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Banditry will soon end in Sokoto — Tambuwal

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Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Tuesday restated his administration’s commitment towards ending banditry in the state. Tambuwal Tambuwal spoke on Tuesday when he hosted the acting...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

DEVELOPING: Trial of General Otiki over missing N400m ongoing in Abuja

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By Joseph Erunke THE Nigerian Army has begun the trial of the former General Officer Commanding, GOC 8 Division, Sokoto, Major General Hakeem Otiki, over the alleged stealing of the sum of N400...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

Relationship between Shiites and the Police

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TUESDAY, September 10, 2019, was billed as another day for a bloody showdown between the Nigeria Police Force and the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN(also known as the Shiites). It was a day the...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

All eyes on Magashi (3)

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By Eric Teniola ‘IT has neither been easy nor perfect, but there are improvements and evidence of learning among the political class. Any bad signs and misconduct would have to be carefully...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

Over 100 LGAs in 33 States affected by flood crisis — NIHSA

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…blames State govts, individuals for losses By Gabriel Ewepu THE Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, Monday, disclosed that over 100 Local Government Areas, LGAs, in 33 States have...

Mon Sep 16th, 2019     Read More →

NERC generates 8.951m MWh in Q1 2019

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The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has generated 8.951 million Megawatts-hour (MWh) into the electricity market in the first quarter of 2019. NERC made this known in its first...

Mon Sep 16th, 2019     Read More →

NiMet predicts thunderstorms, rains for Monday

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Nigerian Meteorological Agency of Nigeria (NiMet) has predicted thunderstorms and rains across the country for Monday. NMets predicts thunderstorms, rains for Monday NiMet’s weather outlook...

Sun Sep 15th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria partners with Niger, Chad on rehabilitation of Lake Chad Basin

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Nigeria, Niger and Chad are working on a joint trans-border agroecosystem project aimed at the restoration of livelihoods and rehabilitation of the Lake Chad Basin. Lake Chad Director-General,...

Sun Sep 15th, 2019     Read More →