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Ondo police reveals cause of Akure explosion

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Kindly Share This Story: By Dayo Johnson ONDO state police command has confirmed that the explosion was caused when a truck conveying explosives to a quarry company in Edo state exploded at the...

Sat Mar 28th, 2020     Read More →

NDLEA seize 9.4 kg exhibits from drug peddlers in Imo

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Imo command, has seized 9.37 kg exhibits from alleged drug peddlers in different parts of the state. NDLEA Commander in the state, Mr Nse Inam,...

Fri Mar 27th, 2020     Read More →

Death toll from Lassa fever outbreak hits 193

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Chikwe Ihekweazu The death toll from the Lassa fean outbreak of Lassa fever has risen to 173, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said. The NCDC said that this represents a Case...

Fri Mar 27th, 2020     Read More →

UPDATED: Lagos to discharge six COVID-19 patients

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Kindly Share This Story: The Special Assistant to the Lagos State Governor on Health, Dr Tunde Ajayi, on Thursday via his twitter handle disclosed that six of the patients at the Infectious...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

Guild tasks Nigerian athletes on fitness, personal training

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Following the postponement of the Edo 2020 National Sports Festival and the summer Olympic Games in Japan, the Guild of Sports Editors has charged Nigerian athletes to ensure they remain fit by...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

DELTA 2023: Oborevwori, Gbagi, Augoye, Edevbie, others in the fray

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Kindly Share This Story:Edevbie By Godwin Ukane AS expected, politicking towards 2023 in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Delta State is living up to billings, and as diverse as the state is...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

‘Direct or indirect primary, Obaseki’s second term not negotiable’

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Mr. Charles Idahosa is a chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State and staunch supporter of Governor Godwin Obaseki. He was also a former Political Adviser to Comrade Adams...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

‘No right-thinking APC member will want Oshiomhole out of office now’

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Henry Idahagbon is a former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice in Edo State and the convener, Edo Peoples Movement (EPM). In this interview with MICHAEL EGBEJULE, he spoke on the rift...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

No confirmed case of COVID-19 in South-East – Umahi

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Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has confirmed that states in the South-East zone were yet to record any confirmed case of the dreaded Coronavirus, known as COVID-19. Umahi, who is the Chairman of the...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

JUST IN: COVID-19 confirmed cases now 42 in Nigeria

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Two new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Nigeria. 1 is in Lagos State & 1 in Ogun According to NCDC, one case is a returning traveller. The second case is contact of a previously...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria plans troop deployment as Aisha Buhari urges total shutdown

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COVID-19: Business as usual at Ladipo market…yesterday. PHOTO: FEMI ADEBESIN-KUTI • Nigeria records first COVID-19 death, six new cases in Edo, FCT, Lagos • FG orders full...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

‘Application of federal character, quota system, retrogressive’

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Dr.Banire Former national legal adviser of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and immediate past chairman of Assets Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON), Dr. Muiz Banire in this interview with...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Government plans troop deployment as Aisha Buhari urges total shutdown

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COVID-19: Business as usual at Ladipo market…yesterday. PHOTO: FEMI ADEBESIN-KUTI • Nigeria records first COVID-19 death, six new cases in Edo, FCT, Lagos • FG orders full...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria's coronavirus cases now 40

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Four new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria. Out of the four new cases, 3 are in Lagos State, 1 new case was recorded in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). This brought confirmed...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: We should not isolate students and expose their parents – Aisha Buhari

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Kindly Share This Story: By David Royal The first lady of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari has said that the government should not isolate students and expose their parents to COVID-19. She urged the...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →