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Nigeria @ 61: PFN urges forgiveness, tasks Buhari on restructuring

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The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari as well as Nigerians on the occasion of the nation’s 61st independence anniversary. In commemorating...

Sat Oct 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria will overcome its challenges, say Okowa, Obaseki

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Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa urged citizens not to lose hope in the ability of the country to overcome its present travails. The governor, represented by his Deputy, Mr. Kingsley Otuaro, in...

Sat Oct 2nd, 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 →

NCDC records 19 additional deaths in 12 states

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 281 additional COVID-19 infections and 19 deaths in 12 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). x The...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

FG to support research on local COVID-19 vaccines

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President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will invest in and support pharmaceutical and research agencies to developed vaccines for COVID-19 locally. x Delivering his Independence Day...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria at 61: Full text of President Muhammadu Buhari's Independence Day speech

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President Muhammadu<br />Buhari PHOTO: FACEBOOK/Femi Adesina INDEPENDENCE DAY ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE OCCASION OF...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

FG denies plan to enforce vaccine passport in December

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The Federal Government, yesterday, refuted the plan to begin enforcement of vaccine passports at nationwide airports beginning from December 1, 2021. The denial was in response to claims that...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

Fear grips residents as Imo records 124 COVID-19 cases in single day

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Reps urge rehabilitation of highways in state Following a report on September 27, 2021, by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), placing Imo State on the highest with 124 COVID-19 cases...

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 →

No scientific evidence to prove COVID-19 vaccine causes infertility – NPHCDA

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The National Primary Health Care Development Agency, (NPHCDA) says there is no scientific evidence suggesting COVID-19 vaccination can cause infertility in men or women. x The Executive Director,...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

Lava from Canaries eruption covers huge area at sea

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Lava from the erupting volcano on La Palma in the Canary Islands that began cascading into the ocean 36 hours ago has already covered more than 25 acres at sea, experts said Thursday. x Since it...

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 →

How nepotism, injustice by Buhari’s administration fueled insecurity, by Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has alleged that the exclusion of other regions in the country from key appointments and absence of social justice were some of the factors causing unrest and...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

An essay on silence

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Silence means absence of sound. It also means absence of noise, that is, absence of that which is realized with the vocal cord or two metals in physical contact or any medium through which sound...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

Overdraft as an overhang

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The acceleration of events in the land is such that before a person has fully digested the occurrence of one event another has swept past him. Really, before one could catch his breath. What with...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →