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Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases rise by 206, discharge 23, zero death — NCDC

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Nigeria has announced additional 206 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections from the virus rise to 169,884 as of July 20, 2021. x The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Uncertainty trails Igboho’s ‘arrest’ in Cotonou 20 days after DSS raid

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Sunday Igboho • Igboho still in Republic of Benin in handcuffs, lawyer refutes release rumour • DSS mum 24 hours after arrest at Cotonou airport • Falana, Ozekhome, others react,...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Union, Northern governors bicker over planned sale of Kaduna Textiles 

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Kaduna Textiles Irked by the state of the textile industry in the country, officials of the National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN) have warned the 19...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

CAN debunks reported killing of female Baptist students

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Joseph Hayab CHRISTIAN Association of Nigeria (CAN), Kaduna State chapter, has denied the report that three female students of Bethel Baptist School in the custody of kidnappers had been...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Power shift will determine the fate of APC in 2023, says Yari

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Yari Immediate past governor of Zamfara State and aspirant to office of national chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari insists that the chances of the party...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Wither the interim common services agency? - Part 3

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[FILES] Former Nigerian Head of State, Yakubu Gowon. (Photo by Kola SULAIMON / AFP) (Photo by KOLA SULAIMON/AFP via Getty Images)<br /> The New Nigeria Development Company Limited (NNDC) is...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

NSC boss tasked on Lagos port decongestion

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Emmanuel Jime The General Manager of the Kaduna Inland Dry Port, Rotimi Raimi-Hassan, has urged the new Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Emmanuel Jime, to strengthen...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Eid: El Rufai calls for prayers, urges observance of COVID-19 protocols

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Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Tuesday called for prayers for the country in these challenging times, just as he appealed for observance of COVID-19 protocols. x In his Eid-el-Kabir...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

‘Why entire country should be on red alert for COVID-19 third wave’

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Prof. Oyewale Tomori People living with HIV more vulnerable, says UNAIDS A virologist and chairman, Expert Review Committee on COVID-19, Prof. Oyewale Tomori, has faulted calls by the...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Aviation stakeholders urge military to rejig strategy as bandits shoot down attack jet in Zamfara

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Intense fire from bandits caused a Nigerian attack jet to crash in Zamfara State on Sunday, but the pilot survived by ejecting from the aircraft, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said yesterday, a...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Police rescue four abducted persons in Kaduna

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Kaduna Police Command has rescued four persons kidnapped by bandits in Kafanchan on Sunday. The command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammad Jalige, who disclosed this in a statement,...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria can overcome her insecurity woes

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Sir: More often than before, Nigeria has been trending on both local and international media over ceaseless kidnappings, banditry, robbery and other criminalities threatening the fabric of our...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Wither the interim common services agency? - Part 2

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I do not know when last the Governors of Akwa Ibom, Rivers, Bayelsa, Imo, Ebonyi, Enugu, Abia, Cross River and Anambra states met to discuss on ESIALA. I do not know what happened to those...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Open letter to the new COAS

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Dear Lt. Gen. Farouk Yahaya, I join Nigerians in their numbers to sincerely congratulate you on your recent appointment as the 22nd Nigeria Chief of Army Staff (COAS). This came on the hills of...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: UNIPORT directs compulsory use of face mask

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UNIPORT The management of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) on Monday made compulsory the use of face mask in its campuses over concerns of third wave of COVID-19 in the country. The...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →