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COVID-19: NCDC discharges 240 people, total recoveries now 163,797

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said additional 240 people had been discharged after successful treatment and testing negative to COVID-19 across the country. x The NCDC said this on...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Senate’s mid term report and what stakeholders say

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The Senate on Wednesday rolled out series of activities to celebrate what it called modest achievements in its last two years. Proceeding with the celebration, the Senate leadership announced that...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Eight higher institutions register for Ogun 2021 SOWEGA

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University of Ibadan and Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu Ode, are among eight tertiary institutions so far registered for the 2021 South West Games (SOWEGA) billed to be hosted by Ogun...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Gov. Fayemi inaugurates ABUAD’s N50bn power project

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Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti, on Monday, inaugurated the N50 billion 2.5 megawatts Afe Babalola University independent power project, in Ado-Ekiti. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

INEC has removed 749 polling units from inappropriate locations, says Yakubu

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[FILES] INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. Photo; TWITTER/INECNIGERIAIt is my pleasure to welcome you all to our second meeting in less than one month, the last being the emergency session held...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

NALDA to support farmers in 6 states with tractors

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agriculture The Federal Government through the National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA) would provide tractors for farmers in six states for 2021 wet season farming to boost food...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

YCE, Adams, Adeniran, farmers flay Buhari over grazing route recovery

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The Yoruba elders, under the aegis of Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Adams, and a former Minister of Education, Prof. Tunde Adeniran, yesterday,...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

Buhari condoles with family of Fola Alade

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President Muhammadu Buhari PHOTO: FACEBOOK/Femi AdesinaPresident Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with family and friends of Chief Isaac Folayan Alade, 87, whose imprint on the nation’s iconic...

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

Designer of1004 Flats Housing Estate in Lagos, Fola Alade, is dead

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Fola Alade One of Nigeria’s first four Architecture graduates, Fola Alade, is dead. Alade died on Saturday at the age of 87, family sources in Aramoko-Ekiti said. Architectural masterpieces...

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

Ekiti commercial motorists lament high cost of drivers’ licence

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Commercial motorists in Ekiti state have appealed to the state government to reduce the heavy fees they are required to pay for the collection of new driver’s licences and the renewal of...

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

Pain, chaos as cultism overruns Neighbourhoods

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Months after the country, in November 2020, retained its unenviable position as the third most impacted country in the world by terrorism, according to the 2020 Global Terrorism Index (GTI),...

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

How Business Roundtable aims to reduce high unemployment in Oya State

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What is the idea behind the Business Roundtable and why now? I decided to create a social intervention program named The Business Roundtable (BRT) to assist the Oyo State Government with the...

Sat Jun 19th, 2021     Read More →

President Buhari calls for concerted efforts to end insecurity

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Buhari. Photo/TWITTER/NIGERIAGOV President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday called for concerted efforts to end insecurity currently bedevilling the country. The president made the call in a message...

Sat Jun 19th, 2021     Read More →

Police arrest teenager who staged own kidnap to avoid studying medicine

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Ekiti stateThe Police in Ekiti State have arrested a 16-year-old girl alongside three accomplices for faking her own kidnap. Police spokesman, ASP Sunday Abutu, said on Saturday at Ado-Ekiti that...

Sat Jun 19th, 2021     Read More →

Inflation: Nigerians groan as hardship bites

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As double-digit inflation persists in the country, Nigerians, especially the middle class, have called for immediate remedies, lamenting that indeed, the situation has rendered them poorer as...

Sat Jun 19th, 2021     Read More →