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Ugwuanyi emerges new PDP leader in South East

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Enugu on Monday adopted Gov Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State as the new leader in the South East Zone. Mr Ali Odefa, the Acting Chairman of the PDP in South...

Mon Feb 8th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 1,588 new Infections, total now 139,242

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,588 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 139,242. The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Sun Feb 7th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 14 deaths, 1,340 new Infections in one day

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NCDC worker. Photo; TWITTER/CHIKWEI The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 1,340 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infected people in the...

Fri Feb 5th, 2021     Read More →

APC denies wooing former President Jonathan for 2023

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied wooing former President Goodluck Jonathan for the 2023 presidential race on its platform. Gov. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe and Chairman, APC Caretaker and...

Thu Feb 4th, 2021     Read More →

Elusive peace in Ebonyi varsity as government, ASUU disagree

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David Umahi of Ebonyi State. State-owned universities in Nigeria, unlike their federal counterparts, are oftentimes bogged down by inadequate funding and dearth of infrastructure. Funding, which...

Thu Feb 4th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 1,634 new infections, toll now 133,552

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,634 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 133,552. The NCDC disclosed this...

Wed Feb 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Security agents cordon off Ebonyi PDP secretariat

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PDP FlagFollowing the invasion of the state secretariat, yesterday, by two factions of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over who is the authentic chairman of the party, the Ebonyi State Police...

Tue Feb 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Why states are slow, not active in housing delivery

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Some housing constructions on the 5000 housing units in Taraba: PHOTO: CHARLES AKPEJI Despite the place of shelter in the Maslow’s hierarchy of human needs, housing delivery in Nigeria has...

Mon Feb 1st, 2021     Read More →

Herding and the drumbeats of war

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Rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo (a.k.a. Sunday Igboho) (second left), addressing a press conference over his burnt house by arsonists in Ibadan…. PHOTO: NAJEEM RAHEEM Hours before setting...

Mon Feb 1st, 2021     Read More →

COREN tasks Umahi on capable successor for projects sustenance

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Mr Ali Rabiu, the National President, Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), made the request on Sunday during his delegation’s visit to the governor at his hometown,...

Sun Jan 31st, 2021     Read More →

NCDC confirms 1,883 new infections in Nigeria in one day

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[FILES] Health official push oxygen cylinder on a troley to treat COVID-19 patients suffering from acute respiratory challenge at a ward in Lagos State Isolation Centre, Yaba on January 22,...

Sun Jan 31st, 2021     Read More →

Ebonyi auto crash: 3 died, 6 injured – FRSC

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ebonyi has confirmed that three persons died and six others were injured in an accident in the state on Thursday. Mrs Stella Uchegbu, the FRSC Sector...

Fri Jan 29th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria registers additional 22, deaths,1,861 new Infections

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NCDC The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Tuesday, registered 22 additional deaths from the coronavirus related complications, bringing the total number of death toll in the country...

Thu Jan 28th, 2021     Read More →

Conditional cash transfer: Ministry denies corruption, inefficiency report

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The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has denied that the Household Uplifting Programme-Conditional Cash Transfer of the ministry is riddled with...

Wed Jan 27th, 2021     Read More →

1,430 new COVID-19 infections take Nigeria’s total caseload to 122,996, says NCDC

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,430 cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 122,996. The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Tue Jan 26th, 2021     Read More →