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Okowa calls for good parental upbringing to curb societal decadence

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Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State. Photo/facebook/DSGovernment/Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has urged parents to rededicate themselves to bringing up their children in a godly manner, to curb...

Fri Jul 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Philippines orders children back indoors amid fears of virus surge

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The lockdown for children in the Manila area and four provinces comes as the Philippines struggles to vaccinate its population of 110 million due to tight global supplies and logistical...

Fri Jul 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records 184 new cases, discharges 32 – NCDC

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[ FILES] NCDC Director General, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu. PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said the country recorded additional 184 COVID-19 infections as of July 22. The...

Fri Jul 23rd, 2021     Read More →

WHO, NCDC alert to 77% rise in COVID-19 cases

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) and Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) have raised the alarm over the rising COVID-19 cases and deaths in the country. WHO Country Representative, Dr....

Fri Jul 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Makinde promises to inaugurate inter-faith Council next month

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[FILES] Seyi Makinde. Photo/TWITTER/SEYIAMAKINDEPays Sallah homage to Olubadan, Aare Musulumi, Ladoja, others Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde, yesterday, said he would next month inaugurate the...

Fri Jul 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Okowa canvasses good parental upbringing to check social decadence

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Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged parents to rededicate themselves to bringing up their children in line with God’s ordinances to check increasing societal malaise. He gave the...

Fri Jul 23rd, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: 156 cases recorded in Akwa Ibom in 2 weeks

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[FILES] NCDC worker. Photo; TWITTER/CHIKWEINo fewer than 156 cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in Akwa Ibom in the last two weeks since the advent of the Delta variant and the third wave of...

Thu Jul 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Delta Assembly holds public hearing on open grazing Bill July 26

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Delta State House of AssemblyThe Delta State House of Assembly will on Monday, July 26, 2021, hold a public hearing on a Bill for the regulation of livestock breeding, rearing and marketing, and...

Thu Jul 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Police arrest suspected motorcycle snatching gang member in Delta

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The police command in Delta has arrested a suspected member of a gang that specialises in motorcycle snatching. x The Acting spokesman for the command, DSP Edafe Bright, made the disclosure a...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Pfizer/BioNTech to produce Covid-19 vaccine in S.Africa

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Covid-19 vaccine makers BioNTech and Pfizer on Wednesday said they had found a South African partner to produce their jab on the African continent for the first time. x The move comes amid growing...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Why Tuface Idibia is my mentor – Specdo

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…Releases new song ‘Ginger’ Afro-Pop singer, Specdo, has revealed affection for Nigerian music star, Innocent Tuface Idibia, saying the singer, popularly known as TuBaba, is his...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC issues public health advisory for Eid-el-Kabir

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has issued a 9-point public health advisory on its website to members of the public to prevent further spread of COVID-19 pandemic during Eid-el-Kabir...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases rise by 206, discharge 23, zero death — NCDC

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Nigeria has announced additional 206 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections from the virus rise to 169,884 as of July 20, 2021. x The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

The wrong nomination of Onochie

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Lauretta Onochie Beyond all reasonable doubt, Lauretta Onochie, senior special assistant (New Media) to President Muhammadu Buhari since October 2016 should never have been nominated at all as a...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

NCDC tasks religious, traditional leaders on COVID-19 safety protocols

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NCDC center The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has appealed to religious and traditional leaders to ensure adherence to existing COVID-19 safety protocols at places of worship and...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →