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South-South in Rivers State for crucial meeting

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Five out of the six governors of the South-South geo-political zone have arrived Rivers State Government House, for a crucial meeting. x Although the agenda of the meeting is yet to be disclosed...

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases rise to 206,138

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases continues to rise, as 74 new cases were recorded by the NCDC on Sunday. x The NCDC said on its website on Monday...

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Read More →

Five Northern states join FIRS in VAT dispute against Rivers, Lagos

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As all eyes are fixed on the Supreme Court, awaiting its verdict on the Value Added Tax (VAT) dispute between the Federal Government and Rivers State, indications emerged yesterday that the...

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Read More →

Obaseki charges youths on selflessness, better future for Nigeria

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Wife of Edo State Governor, Mrs. Betsy Obaseki, yesterday, solicited the support of Nigerian youths to make the country great again. x She stated this during the Reposition Summit organised by...

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria looks to revive ailing palm oil sector

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Standing beside the piles of dark red palm fruits ready for crushing for their essence, Nigerian farmer Micah Ojo hopes to cash in on the government’s drive to revive the country’s...

Sun Oct 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Neglect, poor facilities undermine sports development in South East

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Dan Anyiam StadiumBeyond being an important unifying tool and a platform for youth empowerment, research has shown that sports, also discourages crime and youth restiveness. In some...

Sun Oct 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Warri-Itape railway: FG scores Chinese company 100% completion of work

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The Federal Government has scored China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) high in handling the railway on the corridors of Warri-Itape route, linking Delta, Edo and Kogi...

Sat Oct 2nd, 2021     Read More →

NCDC announces 161 additional infections, total now 205,940

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NCDC. Photo: BIOREPORTSThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 161 new cases of COVID-19 in the country as of Oct. 1. The NCDC said on its website on Saturday morning that the...

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 →

NSCDC arrests 41 suspect in Edo in 3 months

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Mr Aniekan Udoeyop, Commandant, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Edo command, said no fewer than 41 suspects have been arrested for various crimes in the state within his first...

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 →

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 →

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 →

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 →

Access to Internet, digital devices, critical to learning , say experts

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Access to Internet and digital devices have been identified as key factors critical to enhancing learning for today’s youth as they prepare for the future of work. This was the submission...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →