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Assets recovery: ICPC seizes N16b from Ministry of Agriculture

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ICPC Headquarters The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) recovered N16 billion from the Federal Ministry of Agriculture in 2020. ICPC Chairman, Prof....

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC records 2 deaths, 126 new COVID-19 infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced two deaths and 126 new cases of COVID-19 infections in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Historic perspective on the pardon of Alli and Enahoro

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The presidential pardon granted by President Muhammadu Buhari, to former Nationalist and Minister, Anthony Eromosele Enahoro (1923-2010) and also to Professor Ambrose Folorunsho Alli (1929-1989),...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Stakeholders decry scarcity of public water supply in Imo

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Stakeholders seeking to provide potable for residents of the 647 communities in the 27 local government areas in Imo State at the weekend in Owerri decried lack of access to public water supply in...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Second wave looms amid lax safety protocols

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Even law enforcement agents have abandoned the use of facemasks in Lagos PHOTO: AYODELE ADENIRAN With 125 additional new cases as at last Thursday, the number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Toast to Nollywood’s men of the bar

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There is a long list of Nollywood actors who are law graduates. But while some of them branched out to study law and then get on with their other passion, top actor Richard Mofe Damijo, Kenneth...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records no COVID-19-related death in 24-hours, as cases reach 57,849

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says no death was recorded in the last 24-hours, as the country recorded 125 new cases of COVID-19. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

OAIC chief backs NLC strike, President of Igbo extraction

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The Chairman of the Organisation of African Instituted Churches (OAIC) in Anambra State, Rev. Moses Echefu, has backed the planned nationwide strike by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to force...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC reports 111 new COVID-19 cases, total now 57,724

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 111 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Wednesday. According to the agency, with...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

Why we are on strike, by bakers

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Master and small-scale bakers have attributed their strike action and increased prices to rising cost of critical inputs like sugar, milk and flour. Two major factors have been highlighted for...

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

APC leaders meet Buhari as Obasanjo, others hail Edo poll

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Following the defeat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Edo State Governorship Election on Saturday, the Chairman of the APC National Caretaker Committee, Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe...

Tue Sep 22nd, 2020     Read More →

2023: Okorocha hints on contesting for president

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Rochas Okorocha Former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has hinted that he may be contesting for the country’s president by 2023. Okorocha, who addressed selected journalists in Abuja,...

Mon Sep 21st, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 221 new cases, total infections rise to 56,956

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NCDC centerThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 221 new infections of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Friday....

Sat Sep 19th, 2020     Read More →

Security agencies harassing our governors, PDP cries out

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has raised the alarm over alleged harassment of its governors who went to Edo State for the purpose of today’s governorship election in the...

Sat Sep 19th, 2020     Read More →

Law empowering gov to arrest, detain at pleasure rattles Imo

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As reactions trail the signing into law, the Imo State Administration Of Criminal Bill No 2 of 2020 (ISACJL, 2020) by Governor Hope Uzodimma, which empowers him to arrest and detain any resident...

Sat Sep 19th, 2020     Read More →