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A nation in search of lasting solution to perennial flooding

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(FILES) In this file photo taken on October 20, 2019 a public transport bus drives in a flooded Agege Motor Road, in the local Government Area of Mushin town, Lagos. – Severe climate...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Enugu confirms cause of seven deaths in artisan market

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Enugu State Government has confirmed an outbreak of cholera in the New Artisan Market, saying it was responsible for death of seven persons in the market, while 19 others had symptoms. ...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Average price of kerosene, cooking gas increases in June- NBS

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Cooking gas Cylinders PHOTO: iStock The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N370.29 in June from...

Sat Jul 17th, 2021     Read More →

Enugu Government comfirms cholera outbreak at new Artisan Market

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[FILE PHOTO] Cholera patientEnugu State Government, has confirmed the outbreak of cholera at the new Artisan Market in Enugu metropolis. The Commissioner for Health in the state, Dr Emmanuel Obi,...

Sat Jul 17th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Delta variant sends NCDC, states back to drawing board

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The recent confirmation that the SARS-CoV-2, also known as the Delta variant of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), has been detected in the country has put agencies of both the federal and state...

Sat Jul 17th, 2021     Read More →

Anxiety as COVID-19 deaths in Africa surge, ‘deadly’ variant spreads

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The confirmation of the highly transmissible and deadly Delta variant of COVID-19 in Lagos and Oyo States, last Monday, and spike in pandemic-induced deaths in Africa, has heightened concerns of...

Sat Jul 17th, 2021     Read More →

Strange disease kills seven persons, eight others hospitalised in Enugu

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[ FILES] EnuguNo fewer than seven persons have reportedly died from a yet-to-be-confirmed disease at the New Artisan Market, Enugu, while eight others were in critical conditions. The Chairman of...

Sat Jul 17th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records 159 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death

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NCDC. Photo: BIOREPORTS Nigeria on Thursday recorded 159 new cases of COVID-19. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this on Friday morning. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN),...

Fri Jul 16th, 2021     Read More →

2023: APC and its contentious gentleman’s agreement on power shift

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Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu The “Lagos Declaration” by the 17 Southern governors on rotational presidency seems to be unsettling some founding fathers of All Progressives Congress...

Thu Jul 15th, 2021     Read More →

Three policemen killed in Anambra

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Gunmen have killed three policemen and two others at the Eke-Agu community in Abatete, Idemili North Local Council of Anambra State. Witnesses said the attack happened on Tuesday night, as the...

Thu Jul 15th, 2021     Read More →

Gunmen abduct Kogi first class chief, pharmacist, behead two soldiers in Enugu

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PHOTO: manny360 A first class traditional ruler in Kogi State, the Adogu of Eganyi in the Ajaokuta Local Government area of the state, Alhaji Mohammed Adembe was on Tuesday evening kidnapped by...

Thu Jul 15th, 2021     Read More →

Children of the new forest

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Kaduna used to be the seat of power for the former Northern Region. That was the capital from where Sir Ahmadu Bello ruled the region for more than 10 years. There are more than 150 ethnic...

Thu Jul 15th, 2021     Read More →

Food production receives boost in Enugu, says IFAD

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The Enugu State Coordinator of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Dr. Edward Isiwu, has said food production in the state has received a major boost. Isiwu, who is the...

Thu Jul 15th, 2021     Read More →

Naturalness and governance

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President Muhammadu Buhari PHOTO: FACEBOOK/MuhammaduBuhari For thousands of years mankind have separated naturalness from their lives. The word naturalness sounds Greek in many a circle, whether...

Thu Jul 15th, 2021     Read More →

Two soldiers dies as troops repel suspected ESN attack at Enugu

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Nigerian Army troops deployed to checkmate the activities of gunmen at Adani community of Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State have repelled alleged Eastern Security Network (ESN) gun...

Wed Jul 14th, 2021     Read More →