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JUST IN: Nigeria records six new cases of COVID-19, total now 238

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Kindly Share This Story: By Gabriel Olawale Nigeria Center for Disease Control has announced six new cases of coronavirus as total confirmed cases jump to 238. According to NCDC on its official...

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Read More →

Akwa Ibom government rejects test result, seeks repeat of screening for suspected cases

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Akwa Ibom State government has rejected results of the five cases released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Coronavirus as it affects the state, thereby seeking immediate...

Fri Apr 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Ayade issues executive orders on COVID-19 response

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Cross River State Governor Ben Ayade Photo:NANGov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has issued Executive Orders in the state following the prevalence of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in...

Thu Apr 2nd, 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 →

COVID-19 cases hit 174 despite 50 measures by presidency

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Fumigation of Langtang North Local Government Area of Plateau State by the Chairman, Mr. Laven Ubandoma to prevent COVID-19 in the council…yesterday. PHOTO: NAN • 4,655 exposed...

Thu Apr 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria's cases of coronavirus rise to 174

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed 23 new cases of coronavirus. “Twenty-three new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 9 in Lagos, 7 in the FCT, 5 in Akwa Ibom, 1...

Wed Apr 1st, 2020     Read More →

Akwa Ibom tasks navy on improved patrol of waterways

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The Akwa Ibom State government has called on the Nigerian Navy to intensify patrol along the Atlantic shoreline to contain the COVID-19 challenge in the area.The Commissioner for Health, Dr....

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

ICPC to begin second phase of constituency projects tracking nationwide

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has disclosed that it will commence the second phase of Constituency Projects Tracking Group Initiatives...

Fri Mar 20th, 2020     Read More →

STATE OF THE NATION: Nigeria toying with disintegration without restructuring — Senator Okon

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Kindly Share This Story:Elder statesman, Senator Anietie Okon, served in the Senate between 1999 and 2003. In this interview, the pioneer national publicity secretary of the People’s...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →

Why Buhari reduced petrol price to N125

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President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday approved an immediate reduction in the pump price of premium motor spirit (PMS), otherwise known as petrol, from N145 to N125 per litre. Also, the President...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →

Organised labour lauds CBN’s 5-year policy thrust

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The Vice-President of the Industrial Global Union, Comrade Isa Aremu, has commended the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for promoting financial literacy and its efforts to create employment and...

Wed Mar 18th, 2020     Read More →

STATE OF THE NATION: No compulsion to remain united without restructuring — Okon

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Kindly Share This Story: By Chioma Onuegbu & Harris Emmanuel Elder statesman, Senator Anietie Okon, served in the Senate between 1999 and 2003. In this interview, the pioneer national...

Wed Mar 18th, 2020     Read More →

Again, Amotekunisation as solution to insecurity 

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The widespread insecurity and escalating threat to safety in the country can no longer be denied. The routineness of impunity, the aloofness of the law over transgressions, and the triumph of...

Tue Mar 17th, 2020     Read More →

Akwa Ibom proscribes 51 cult groups in primary, secondary schools

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Akwa Ibom government has proscribed 51 cult groups and societies in primary and secondary schools across the state. The decision might not be unconnected with the recent violence in institutions...

Tue Mar 17th, 2020     Read More →

Kwara community denies hosting ritualist

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The Omupo Descendants Union in Ilorin, Kwara, says the community is not hosting any ritualist. The community is reacting to social media speculations and online publications that a ritualist...

Mon Mar 16th, 2020     Read More →