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There can’t be food security without safety, says don

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Dialogue has been described as a tool for improving the safety of life and food security in Nigeria, especially in the northeast zone. x A professor of agriculture at the Tafawa Balewa...

Fri Apr 16th, 2021     Read More →

Vasity don affirms UN's exploratory dialogues for food security in the NE

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A professor of Agriculture at the Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi, Demo Kalla at the weekend supported United Nations’ call for Exploratory dialogues as a tool for improving food security in...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

FG intensifies effort to complete Numan-Cham road – Fashola

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Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, says the Federal Government is intensifying efforts to complete the ongoing Numan-Cham section of the Gombe-Yola highway. x Fashola, represented...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

New ‘Nigerian COVID’ strain jolts UK city after rise in cases

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• How pandemic opened up talents of Nigerian scientists, by Buhari • Ramadan: WHO warns of a possible surge in COVID-19 pandemic • 2% of 690 million COVID-19 vaccines administered...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

DSO will create one million jobs in three years, says Mohammed

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[files] Nigeria’s Information Minister Lai Mohammed. Photos/FMICNIGERIAMinister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the new digital switchover (DSO) will generate...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

Lagos, Gombe win basketball gold

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National Sports FestivalLagos State women yesterday won the 2020 National Sports Festival basketball gold medal by defeating Bayelsa in the final. The Lagos ladies, who lost to Kano in their...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

Amended broadcasting code yielding results – Lai Mohammed

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[FILES] Lai Mohammed. Photo: TWITTER/FMICNIGERIAThe Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the amendments made to National Broadcasting Code to reposition the sector have...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Lagos, Edo for football finals as Eko, Bayelsa, Gombe battle for basketball gold

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Team Lagos girls applauding the fans after beating Team Kaduna 4-0 in the football event of the on-going National Sports Festival… at the weekend Lagos and Edo states will meet in the...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

North East youths yearn for more as Adamu Yola/Jordan Nwora clinic ends in Gombe

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North East youths at the weekend could not hold their excitement as some of the best developmental coaches in the continent took them on the rudiments of basketball in Gombe, Gombe State. The...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Amaechi restates commitment to efficient transportation

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[FILES] Rotimi Amaechi. Photo; TWITTER/CHIBUIKEAMECHIThe Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has restated the Ministry’s commitment to ensuring a safe, efficient, affordable and...

Fri Apr 9th, 2021     Read More →

Team Delta in slim lead over Bayelsa on swimming medals table

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Team Delta have as at Friday been dominating the medals table of the swimming event at the ongoing 20th National Sports Festival (NSF) tagged “Edo 2020”. The News Agency of Nigeria...

Fri Apr 9th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 58 new infections as at April 6

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 58 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 163,388. x The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Wed Apr 7th, 2021     Read More →

Eight months pregnant taekwondoist wins gold as 20th National Sports Festival opens

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The Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare, yesterday, declared the 20th National Sports Festival, Edo 2020, open with a message to Nigerian youths to be good ambassadors of the country. He advised them...

Wed Apr 7th, 2021     Read More →

FG restates commitment to MSMEs as intervention hits 30,000 in Gombe

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[FILES] Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo. PHOTO: Twitter/Nigeriagov<br />The Federal Government has said its Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) initiative will boost the...

Wed Apr 7th, 2021     Read More →

NCDC monitoring situation in 8 states for suspected cholera cases- D-G

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The national multi-agency cholera Technical Working Group (TWG) at the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is monitoring the situation in eight states, where there are reports of suspected...

Tue Apr 6th, 2021     Read More →