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JUST IN: Nigeria records six new cases of COVID-19, total now 238

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Kindly Share This Story: By Gabriel Olawale Nigeria Center for Disease Control has announced six new cases of coronavirus as total confirmed cases jump to 238. According to NCDC on its official...

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria confirms six new cases of coronavirus, total now 238

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Monday evening confirmed six new cases of coronavirus. The number of confirmed cases of the virus in the country now stands at 238. “Six new cases of...

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria to borrow $6.9bn to cushion coronavirus impact

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Nigerian government on Monday said it is seeking to borrow about $6.9bn from international lenders including the World Bank, the African Development Bank and the Islamic Development Bank. Finance...

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Read More →

Gridlock surfaces in Ilorin in spite of lockdown

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There was gridlock on major roads in Ilorin, Kwara capital, on Monday, in spite of the lockdown across some states of the federation following coronavirus pandemic. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Read More →

Gridlock surfaces on major roads in Ilorin amidst lockdown

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There was gridlock on major roads in Ilorin, Kwara capital, on Monday, in spite of the lockdown across some states of the federation following coronavirus pandemic. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Read More →

Remembering Prof. Oyinloye: Educationist par excellence (May 29, 1939-April 5, 2010)

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Professor John Otunola Oyinloye was born on May 29, 1939 in Lagos, into the family of Michael Gbadeyan Oyinloye and Thenckla Morolake Oyinloye of Oro, Kwara State. He died on April 5, 2010. He...

Sat Apr 4th, 2020     Read More →

8-yr-old boy donates N1,120 to Kwara to fight COVID-19

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An eight-year-old boy, Akinduyo Oluwapamilerinayo, on Thursday, donated a sum of N1,120 to the Kwara State Technical Committee on COVIDE-19. Making the donation to the Chairman of the Technical...

Thu Apr 2nd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Kwara Governor donates 10 months’ salary to fight scourge

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Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has announced the donation of his salary from May 29, 2019, to March 2020, to the fight against the spread of the global Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The...

Mon Mar 30th, 2020     Read More →

Governors’ Forum DG, wife embark on self-isolation

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• NGF secretariat asks staff to join • Govs cancel meeting • Kwara govt closes mosques, churches, motor-parks over COVID-19 • Oyo to shut its borders, may suspend operation of...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

Covid-19: Panic buying as Kwara closes markets, bans commercial transports

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Residents of Ilorin have started going to the markets in large numbers to make last-minute shopping as the Kwara Government closes non-food markets, commercial motor parks, mosques and churches in...

Wed Mar 25th, 2020     Read More →

McGregor gives one million euros for protective hospital equipment

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UFC star Conor McGregor has spent one million euros on protective equipment for hospital staff treating patients with the coronavirus in Ireland. McGregor sent a message to the Republic of...

Wed Mar 25th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari approves procedure for appointment of new Perm Secs

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the procedure for the appointment of new permanent secretaries to fill the existing vacancies in 16 states of the federation. In a statement signed by Mrs...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari's chief of staff Abba Kyari tests positive for coronavirus

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The Chief of Staff of the Nigerian president, Abba Kyari, has tested positive for coronavirus, multiple sources said on Tuesday. Kyari, a close ally to President Muhammadu Buhari, was away in...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Akin Abayomi calls for synergy between doctors in private, public hospitals

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Kindly Share This Story: By Chioma Obinna Lagos State Health Commissioner, Prof. Akin Abayomi, has called for synergy among private and public medical personnel to combat and defeat the...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Ilorin residents decry deafening noise from religious houses

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Some residents of Awolowo Way, Ilorin, Kwara State capital are decrying what they referred to as religious noise pollution in their environment, and are calling on the government to intervene. The...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →