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Jos set for Culture Feast as Lalong promises memorable outing

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The Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, and Chairman, Plateau State Council of Chiefs, Da Jacob Buba Gyang, have assured the Federal and state governments that the National Festival of Arts...

Sun Oct 18th, 2020     Read More →

148 new cases push Nigeria’s COVID-19 toll to 60,982

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NCDC centerThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 148 new cases of coronavirus in the country, according to its official twitter handle on Thursday. It said that the 148 new...

Fri Oct 16th, 2020     Read More →

Lagos, Rivers, Delta contribute 54.7% to half-year revenue

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[FILES] Lagos State Governor, Sanwo-Olu. Photo:TWITTER/JIDESANWOOLU• Lagos highest with 33.4% • Jigawa, Yobe, Niger, Taraba lead laggards • FAAC allocation constitutes 65% of total...

Thu Oct 15th, 2020     Read More →

Senators react to Buhari’s budget proposal, express apprehension over debt

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Speaking to The Guardian yesterday in reaction to President Buhari’s budget proposal presented to the National Assembly, Betty Apiafi (PDP Rivers) said what is worrisome is that borrowing is...

Sat Oct 10th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records zero COVID-19-related deaths in 5 days, NCDC says

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Nigeria recorded zero COVID-19-related deaths in fice days, as 103 new infections were recorded. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Fri Oct 9th, 2020     Read More →

Senate begins probing unrepatriated oil, gas, non-oil export proceeds

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The Senate has began probing crude oil and gas and non-oil export proceeds unrepatriated since the inspection of the Export Act from 1996 to 2019. The upper chamber also mandated its committee on...

Wed Oct 7th, 2020     Read More →

Lagos is top earner as states' IGR drop by 11%

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The internally generated revenue (IGR) of the states dropped to N612.87bn in the first six months of 2020 from N693.91bn in the corresponding period of 2019. The National Bureau of Statistics...

Wed Oct 7th, 2020     Read More →

Two House of Reps members dump PDP for APC

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Two members of the House of Representatives have left the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The lawmakers Ephreaim Nwuzi, who represents...

Wed Oct 7th, 2020     Read More →

National Park Service generates N128. 67m in 3 years

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The Conservator-General of National Park Service (NPS), Dr Ibrahim Goni, on Wednesday says the service has generated N128,662,524.74 as revenue in three years. Goni disclosed this at a virtual...

Wed Oct 7th, 2020     Read More →

Taraba group lauds gov for restoring peace

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Youths of Taraba State under the aegis of Ussa Youths Congress (UYC) have commended Governor Darius Ishaku for restoring peace to the state. The youths from Ussa Council, in the southern part of...

Mon Oct 5th, 2020     Read More →

153 new cases of COVID-19 take Nigeria’s total to 59,127

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3D illustration of Coronavirus PHOTO : istock.com/Dr_Microbe Nigeria’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reached 59,127, as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), recorded 126 new...

Sat Oct 3rd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 201 fresh infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has announced 201 fresh Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, with one death recorded in 12 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in the last 24...

Thu Oct 1st, 2020     Read More →

Ohanaeze demands new state as don insists on Igbo presidency

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The Abia State chapter of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide yesterday asked the Federal Government to create a new state in the South East. The region has five states – Imo, Abia, Enugu, Anambra,...

Thu Oct 1st, 2020     Read More →

Puzzle over Nigeria’s unity as North Central rediscovers identity

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That Nigeria is more divided today than ever before is no longer news. It is already manifesting with the North Central geopolitical zone that appear set to break away and seeking...

Wed Sep 30th, 2020     Read More →

Stakeholders decry scarcity of public water supply in Imo

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Stakeholders seeking to provide potable for residents of the 647 communities in the 27 local government areas in Imo State at the weekend in Owerri decried lack of access to public water supply in...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →