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COVID-19: NCDC records 1,617 new infections, 14 more deaths in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control recorded 1,617 new cases of the CoronaVirus Disease (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC disclosed this on its official website on Monday. The News Agency of...

Tue Jan 19th, 2021     Read More →

NIS issues 23,867 Immigration facilities in Edo

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The Comptroller NIS, Edo, Mrs Augustina Okuenyungbo, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Benin on Monday. Okuenyungbo said that the facilities issued included...

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Read More →

NCDC records 1,444 new infections, total now 110,387

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,444 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC disclosed this on its official website late on Sunday. x The News...

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 1,598 new infections, 7 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday reported 1,598 new cases of COVID-19 with seven deaths. The NCDC, on its official Twitter handle, said the total infections in the country...

Sun Jan 17th, 2021     Read More →

Anambra 2021: E-voting, electoral act amendment top lists of areas of concern

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, said it has identified five critical areas of concern and challenges likely to confront the commission in the conduct of the...

Sun Jan 17th, 2021     Read More →

EndSARS: 12 injured staff of Nigerian Correctional Service get N3m medical support in Edo

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Twelve staff of the Nigerian Correctional Service, Edo Command, were on Saturday given cheques for more than three million naira to support their treatment for injuries sustained during the...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 1,867 new infections

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) registered 1,867 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 107,345. The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Schools in Edo to remain closed till Feb. 1 – Obaseki

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Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has said that schools in the state will remain closed until Feb. 1, as the state grapples with the second wave of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Obaseki stated...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria inflation hits 15.75% — a 32-month high

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Nigeria’s inflation rate has climbed to a 32-month high, as it rose further to 15.75 percent in December from 14.89% in November 2020, the latest figures by the National Bureau of...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

NCDC reports 23 fresh deaths, 1,479 new infections of COVID-19

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Nigeria recorded 23 fresh COVID-19 related deaths and 1,479 new infections on Jan. 14, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said. The NCDC made this known on its official website on...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

Edo government, NUT disagree over proposed strike

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Edo State Council of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), yesterday, directed primary school teachers and school heads to begin an indefinite strike from Monday, January 18, 2021. The directive...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

NNPC cautiously hopeful about oil demand recovery, deepens gas devt

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed cautious optimism about oil demand growth, adding that it had begun the process to diversify its portfolio beyond oil assets to...

Thu Jan 14th, 2021     Read More →

Funding, motivation of teachers, innovation top stakeholders’ expectations for 2021

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It may not be out of place to say that expectations of stakeholders in the educational sector were not met in the outgone year as most of the problems confronting the sector remained unsolved. The...

Thu Jan 14th, 2021     Read More →

#EndSARS: NECO announces date for make up test for candidates who missed exams

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The National Examination Council (NECO) on Wednesday said special arrangements have been made for candidates who missed some of the October November 2020 examinations as a result of the #EndSARS...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →

NECO releases 2020 October/November results

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The National Examination Council (NECO) on Wednesday released the results of its 2020 Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) examination it conducted throughout the country between October and...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →