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An army in defense of human rights

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In recent times, the Nigerian Army has engaged the Nigerian populace in various enlightenment programmes in the spirit of transparency and loyalty to the Nigerian people. While combating various...

Thu Dec 3rd, 2020     Read More →

VAPP Act yet to be domesticated in North East in spite of Boko Haram- NAN Survey

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Most States in the North East have yet to domesticate the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) Act, in spite of Boko Haram insurgency ravaging the Zone. A News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the...

Tue Dec 1st, 2020     Read More →

Senate President empowers 300 new wedded couples

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Senate President Ahmed Lawan (C) is being sworn in as Senate President during the inauguration of the Nigerian 9th National Assembly in Abuja. (Photo by Kola SULAIMON / AFP) Senate President...

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 →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 82 new cases

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 82 new infections of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Sunday. x The...

Mon Nov 30th, 2020     Read More →

2023: PDP Chides APC leadership for abandoning governance

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President Muhammadu BuhariThe Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned what it called “gradual abandonment of governance” by the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led administration...

Sun Nov 29th, 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 →

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 56 new infections

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 56 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Monday. It said...

Tue Nov 24th, 2020     Read More →

Arresting worsening insecurity

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The events of the last one month have proven more than ever before how urgent it is that we examine and reflect on the extant security architecture of our land. If bandits could dare to abduct...

Thu Nov 19th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC reports 152 new infections, as confirmed cases reach 65,457

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 152 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on...

Wed Nov 18th, 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 →

Senate President launches free medical outreach in Yobe

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The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, on Saturday launched a free medical outreach for the treatment of eye related diseases and other ailments at Gashua in Bade Local Government Area (LGA) of...

Sat Nov 14th, 2020     Read More →

2023: Progressive Governors' Forum DG alleges plot to hijack APC

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Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the director-general of the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF), Dr Salihu Lukman, has alleged plots by a section of the leaders of the All Progressive...

Fri Nov 13th, 2020     Read More →