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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 →

KWIRS wins judgment against firm

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Kwara State Internal Revenue Service (KW-IRS) has won its case at the Court of Appeal, Ilorin Division, against a consulting firm, Mazars Consulting, over a N567.7 million claim. The appellate...

Fri Sep 24th, 2021     Read More →

'Agents of Nigerian government paid blacks in America $500 each to stage pro-Buhari protest'

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A Nigerian group has alleged that agents of the government paid $500 each to black Americans to stage a solidarity protest for President Muhammadu Buhari in the United States. x The chairman of...

Thu Sep 23rd, 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 →

Senate passes bill to control sickle cell disease in Nigeria

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{FILES] Senate The Senate has passed a bill seeking to control and manage sickle cell anaemia, a genetically inherited disease in Nigeria. The passage of the bill followed the consideration of a...

Tue Sep 21st, 2021     Read More →

Ekiti records 41 deaths from road crashes in 8 months -FRSC

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ACM Hygenius Omeje, Zonal Commanding Officer, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) R8HK Headquarters, Ilorin, Kwara, says the corps recorded 41 deaths from road crashes, from January to September in...

Tue Sep 21st, 2021     Read More →

UK government collaborates with stakeholders on Nigeria Start-up Bill

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The United Kingdom (UK) government, through its Africa Technology and Innovation Partnership (ATIP) programme and the UK-Nigeria Tech Hub, has expressed commitment to supporting the Nigeria...

Mon Sep 20th, 2021     Read More →

Resident doctors continue strike, appeal against court ruling

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• FG begs medics for peaceful resolution •NMA may join fray as ultimatum expires today Having appealed against the National Industrial Court’s judgment ordering members to resume...

Mon Sep 20th, 2021     Read More →

Kwara governor lauds Adedoyin’s election to IPI board

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Confirms location of federal hospital in Ilorin Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has commended the election of Raheem Adedoyin into the governing board of the International Press...

Mon Sep 20th, 2021     Read More →

NSCDC nabs butcher, one other with contaminated cow meat in Kwara

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The Kwara Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a meat seller, Bashiru Bala-Zuru, and one Nawali Bala while attempting to sell contaminated and unhealthy cow...

Sun Sep 19th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria records 336 new infection, 5 deaths

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Nigeria has recorded 336 new cases of COVID-19 infections with five deaths. This is according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in an update released on Sunday. The News Agency 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 →

COVID-19: Nigeria records 2 deaths, 337 new cases Friday

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[FILES] NCDC team. Photo; TWITTER/CHIKWEI The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Friday, said it recorded two more deaths from the rampaging Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in the...

Sat Sep 18th, 2021     Read More →

We’ll win National Youth Games again, Team Delta vows

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Team Delta has vowed to continue its dominance of the National Youth Games (NYG), as athletes from all states of the federations prepare for the 2021 edition in Ilorin, Kwara state. Team Delta...

Sat Sep 18th, 2021     Read More →