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Nigeria records 3 new COVID-19 deaths, 477 new infections

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Public Health Teams PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded three deaths and 477 new COVID-19 infections in 17 states and the FCT on Friday. NCDC said in its report...

Sat Sep 25th, 2021     Read More →

First ladies, women leaders, celebrities for Arise Walk 2021

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IluyomadeArise Women, an humanitarian foundation is set to lead prominent leaders, celebrities, others for 2021 Arise Walk, a global initiative for not only Nigerians, but everyone across the...

Sat Sep 25th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria’s infections hit 203,081

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), says the country’s COVID-19 cases rose to 203,081 on Wednesday, recording additional 377 new infections. x The NCDC, via its official website,...

Thu Sep 23rd, 2021     Read More →

NCDC announces three additional COVID-19 related deaths, 513 new cases

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Fourteen states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have announced 513 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, according to figures released on Wednesday morning by the Nigeria Centre for Disease...

Wed Sep 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Cholera kills over 2,300 in Nigeria's worst outbreak in years

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Cholera has killed more than 2,300 people and infected thousands more, mostly children, in Nigeria since the start of the year, a senior health official said on Monday, in the nation’s worst...

Tue Sep 21st, 2021     Read More →

South West PDP torn between VP, national chairmanship slots

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Wike. Photo/https://www.facebook/GovernorNyesomEzenwoWikeCON/Beyond stressing the compelling need to be placated after the alleged injustice meted to the zone at the 2017 national convention of...

Sun Sep 19th, 2021     Read More →

External borrowing plan: Presidency lists projects, beneficiaries of $4b loan

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NigeriaFifteen projects, spread across the country’s six geo-political zones, are to be financed with more than $4b from multilateral institutions, under the 2018-2021 Medium Term (rolling)...

Sun Sep 19th, 2021     Read More →

Kerosene, cooking gas prices increase in August – NBS

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KeroseneThe National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price per litre paid by consumers for household kerosene increased to N400.01 in August from N397.34 in July. A report obtained...

Fri Sep 17th, 2021     Read More →

Police arrest man, 25, for allegedly having sex with a goat in Jigawa

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[FILES] Jigawa state. Photo; Progressive GeographiesThe Police in Jigawa has arrested a 25-old-man for alleged sexual intercourse with a goat in Gwaram Local Government Area of the state. The...

Fri Sep 17th, 2021     Read More →

LG boss lashes APC as 2,750 supporters defect to PDP in Jigawa

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No fewer that 2,750 supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gagarawa and Kazaure local councils of Jigawa State have dumped the party for the Peoples Democratic Party...

Fri Sep 17th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari swears in three INEC commissioners as FEC okays N38.4b for roads

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, yesterday, was preceded by the swearing-in of three National Commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) by President...

Thu Sep 16th, 2021     Read More →

Cholera: NCDC reports 46 new deaths in one week

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 46 new deaths linked to suspected cholera cases were recorded in the country in the past week. x The NCDC said this via its officially verified...

Tue Sep 14th, 2021     Read More →

‘Why we want government to invest more in rice farming’

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According to some rice farmers from Jigawa and Katsina states, additional investments in the sector would lead to more employment generation for youths, particularly those living in rural...

Tue Sep 14th, 2021     Read More →

Agro-allied firm supports FG’s initiative on localise tomato drive

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To further support Federal Government plans on localisation of farming products drive, Caraway Africa Nigeria Limited (an Olam Group Company, has renewed commitment to strongly drive backward...

Tue Sep 14th, 2021     Read More →

IWC faults Buhari over IPOB’s alleged stockpiling of arms

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President Muhammadu BuhariThe Igbo World Congress (IWC) has faulted com- ments credited to President Muhammadu Buhari that the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) was stockpiling weapons in the...

Mon Sep 13th, 2021     Read More →