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Experts reel out measures to achieve zero malaria in Nigeria

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State governments and healthcare professionals have said there is need for Nigeria to ensure that zero malaria target is achieved, just as they reeled out strategies deployed in combatting the...

Thu May 6th, 2021     Read More →

The only way to tackle insecurity

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Sir: Nigeria is currently bleeding, according to the Minister of Defence, Major-Gen. Bashir Magashi (rtd). One cannot agree any less. The state governors are wailing, with some relocating to...

Thu May 6th, 2021     Read More →

INEC creates 1,235 polling units in Imo

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has created additional 1,235 polling units in Imo, bringing the total number of polling units in the state to 4,758. x The state INEC Resident...

Wed May 5th, 2021     Read More →

Governor Diri cautions against politicising nation’s security

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Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri (middle); his deputy, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo (third left); new Flag Officer Commanding (FOC), Central Naval Command, Rear Admiral Obi Egbuchulam and other...

Wed May 5th, 2021     Read More →

State governments face historic liquidity crises

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State governments are in dire strait as make-up funding sources dry up amid tumbling earnings, crippling their ability to repay existing loans and meet essential obligations. While state...

Tue May 4th, 2021     Read More →

Insecurity: PDP advises FG to create National Boarder Protection Force

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the creation of National Boarder Protection Force to secure Nigeria’s borders. The PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus gave the advice at a...

Mon May 3rd, 2021     Read More →

IPOB, MASSOB urge Igbo to sit at home May 30

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Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) have announced a sit-at-home on May 30, 2021 to mark the anniversary of Biafra. The...

Mon May 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Wike’s proactive security measures

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Wike. Photo: TWITTTER/GOVWIKE On Tuesday, April 27, 2021, Governor Nyesom Wike in a statewide broadcast to Rivers people, imposed a night curfew at all Rivers State land borders, from 8.00 p.m to...

Mon May 3rd, 2021     Read More →

NiMet predicts 3 days sunshine, thunderstorms

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms from Sunday to Tuesday across the country. NiMet’s weather outlook released on Saturday in Abuja predicted...

Sun May 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Uzodimma commends Imo workers for patience, cooperation

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Hope Uzodimma. Photo; TWITTER/HOPEUZODINMA1Gov. Hope Uzodimma of Imo has commended workers in the state for their understanding and patience in the face of security and other challenges. Uzodimma...

Sun May 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Workers’ Day: Gov Uzodimma commends Imo workers for patience, cooperation

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Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo has commended workers in the state for their understanding and patience in the face of security and other challenges. Uzodimma gave the commendation during a live...

Sun May 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Truck kills 2, injures 8 in Imo market accident

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A fatal accident at Nkwo Mmiri Market in Nwangele Local Government Area of Imo on Saturday claimed two lives and injured no fewer than eight persons. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) SP...

Sat May 1st, 2021     Read More →

Insecurity: Bandits, kidnappers now have monopoly of violence – Alaafin Oyo

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The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, yesterday, expressed displeasure over the dimension insecurity has taken in Nigeria even as he insisted that bandits and kidnappers now have monopoly of...

Sat May 1st, 2021     Read More →

Security threats have been contained Uzodimma assures Imo residents

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Gov. Hope Uzodimma of Imo has urged people to go about their businesses without fear as the security threats in the state have been contained. Uzodinmma said this on Saturday during a live...

Sat May 1st, 2021     Read More →

Inside story of arson, killings as unknown gunmen terrorise Southeast

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It would appear that the peculiar security situation in the Southeast region of the country is not abating. Almost on a daily basis, the zone records cases of arson on security facilities and the...

Sat May 1st, 2021     Read More →