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Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases rise to 206,138

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases continues to rise, as 74 new cases were recorded by the NCDC on Sunday. x The NCDC said on its website on Monday...

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Zero death as NCDC registers 138 new infections

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[FILES] A building of the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) is pictured, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Lagos, Nigeria and other states. REUTERS/Temilade...

Sun Oct 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Curious gaps in Buhari’s Independence Day speech

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President Muhammadu<br />Buhari PHOTO: FACEBOOK/Femi Adesina • Address Only Succeeded In Emboldening Agitating For Self-determination –Akintoye • Buhari Missed Opportunity...

Sun Oct 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Cholera claimed 2, 791 Nigerians in 28 states, FCT in 9 months –NCDC

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that cholera had claimed 2, 791 lives across 28 states and the Federal Capital Territory since the beginning of 2021. The Director-General,...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

PDP governors zone party chairmanship to north

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Nigerian governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have voted for the zoning of the party chairmanship to the north. x PDP governors reached the decision on Wednesday...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers additional 437 infections, 6 deaths in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday registered 437 additional COVID-19 infections, six deaths and 582 discharged across 17 states of the federation and the Federal Capital...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

FCT leads as NCDC announces 295 new COVID-19 infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says The FCT topped the list of 295 new COVID-19 infections recorded on Tuesday. x It said in its daily report on Wednesday that the figure did not...

Wed Sep 29th, 2021     Read More →

Again, herders kill nine in Ortom’s LG, lead mine collapses on three

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Suspected armed herdsmen have, again, killed no fewer than nine persons in Guma Local Council of Benue State. Revealing this to newsmen, yesterday, Chairman of the council, Caleb Aba, stated:...

Wed Sep 29th, 2021     Read More →

Ohanaeze tasks Northern leaders on unity, Nigeria’s survival

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Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has warned that opposition by Northern leaders to power shift in 2023 could spell doom for the country. President General of Ohanaeze...

Wed Sep 29th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: 296 new infections recorded in 24 hours, 12 more deaths –NCDC update

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No fewer than 296 new infections and 12 COVID-19 related deaths were recorded in the country in the past 24 hours, according to Tuesday morning’s update by the Nigeria Centre for Disease...

Tue Sep 28th, 2021     Read More →

Power shift: Your position unconstitutional, North governors reply South colleagues

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Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar (left); Borno State Governor Babagana Umara Zulum and Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai during a meeting of the Northern state governors with...

Tue Sep 28th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Imo state leads as NCDC announces 255 additional infections

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NCDC PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday posted 255 additional COVID-19 infections with Imo state leading the table in infections. The NCDC reported 255...

Mon Sep 27th, 2021     Read More →

‘Over 330,000 Nigerian refugees languish in neighbouring countries’

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At least, 330,000 Nigerian refugees are languishing in neighbouring countries due to insurgency and armed banditry in the North East and North West, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster...

Mon Sep 27th, 2021     Read More →

NCDC announces 210 additional COVID-19 cases, two deaths in 24 hours

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), says the country recorded two more COVID-19-related deaths with 210 additional cases in the last 24 hours. The NCDC, in its latest update on Sunday...

Sun Sep 26th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records 3 new COVID-19 deaths, 477 new infections

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Public Health Teams PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded three deaths and 477 new COVID-19 infections in 17 states and the FCT on Friday. NCDC said in its report...

Sat Sep 25th, 2021     Read More →