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Soberness as victims of brutality recount ordeals at Taraba panel

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It was a tale of woes as victims of violence in the hands of security agents, yesterday, narrated their ordeals to the judicial of inquiry investigating right abuses in Taraba State. During the...

Thu Dec 3rd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 145 fresh infections, takes Nigeria’s total to 67,557

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday announced 145 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC announced this via its verified website. The new infections take...

Tue Dec 1st, 2020     Read More →

560,000 Nigerians living with HIV untreated

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Despite efforts by the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) to end Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) before 2030, no fewer than 560,000...

Tue Dec 1st, 2020     Read More →

Secret plots against 2023, zoning amid APC, PDP intrigues

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Five broad issues seem to be fueling upheavals surrounding the buildup to the 2023 election cycle, which is less than two years away. These issues include President Muhammadu Buhari’s...

Tue Dec 1st, 2020     Read More →

IFAD-VCDP programme contributes 653,843 metric tons of cassava to Nigeria’s food security — National Coordinator

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The Federal Government/International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)-Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP) has contributed 653,843 metric tons of cassava to Nigeria’s food...

Sat Nov 28th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria’s COVID-19 death hits 1171, with 246 new cases -NCDC

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says death recorded so far due to the coronavirus stands at 1,171 with 246 new cases in the country. The NCDC made this known on its verified website...

Sat Nov 28th, 2020     Read More →

Senate summons Pantami over use of communication devices by Boko Haram, kidnappers

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The Senate has mandated its Committees on Legislative Compliance and Communications to invite the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, and impress on him the need to...

Thu Nov 26th, 2020     Read More →

FEC okays N39.7b for erosion control, road maintenance

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Buhari. Photo; TWITTER/NIGERIAGOVThe Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday approved about N39.7 billion for road maintenance and erosion/flood...

Thu Nov 26th, 2020     Read More →

Ishaku deplores constitution, restates call for state police in aftermath of #EndSARS protests

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Regretting the helplessness of state chief executives to draft security agents in time of strife, Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku, has described the 1999 Constitution as...

Thu Nov 26th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC reports 155 new COVID-19 infections

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 155 new infections of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak in the country. The NCDC made this known on its verified...

Mon Nov 23rd, 2020     Read More →

National Assembly orders NBET to make refunds

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For lack of convincing explanation, the Senate Committee on Public Accounts (SPAC) has ordered the management of the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Company (NBET) to refund N986 million spent...

Fri Nov 20th, 2020     Read More →

Cameroonian refugees get health security in Taraba

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The Jesuit Refugees Service (JRS) has assisted no fewer than 50, 000 refugees and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Nigeria from 2018 to date. Its Head of Programmes in Nigeria, Tamara Hart,...

Fri Nov 20th, 2020     Read More →

236 Nigeria residents contract coronavirus

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Two hundred and thirty-six Nigeria residents have contracted coronavirus (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours, according to official statistics. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), the body...

Thu Nov 19th, 2020     Read More →

Injury knocks Rasheed Sulaimon out of 2021 Afrobasket qualifiers

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Casademont Zaragoza Shooting Guard, Rasheed Sulaimon, has been ruled out of D’Tigers’ 2021 Afrobasket qualifiers due to injury, according to NBBFMedia. Sulaimon, who was listed in the...

Wed Nov 18th, 2020     Read More →

Average price per litre of kerosene increases to N352.93 in October-NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price per litre paid by consumers for national household kerosene increased to N352.93 in October from N347.98 in September. The bureau...

Tue Nov 17th, 2020     Read More →