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NCDC records 2 deaths, 126 new COVID-19 infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced two deaths and 126 new cases of COVID-19 infections in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Historic perspective on the pardon of Alli and Enahoro

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The presidential pardon granted by President Muhammadu Buhari, to former Nationalist and Minister, Anthony Eromosele Enahoro (1923-2010) and also to Professor Ambrose Folorunsho Alli (1929-1989),...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Nationwide strike will bring more suffering to workers, governors tell labour

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Governors of the 36 states of the federation, under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), have cautioned the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) against...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Toast to Nollywood’s men of the bar

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There is a long list of Nollywood actors who are law graduates. But while some of them branched out to study law and then get on with their other passion, top actor Richard Mofe Damijo, Kenneth...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

‘Why Okun-Yoruba wants to leave the North’

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Jibril Olu Yusuf Jibril Olu Yusuf, President of African Centre for Development Research (ACDR) and Secretary, Okun Liberty Advocacy Group (OLAG), who is working in conjunction with the umbrella...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Over 170 million Nigerians without health insurance

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Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and non-passage of the amended National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act have further slowed uptake of health insurance packages and Universal Health...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC reports 111 new COVID-19 cases, total now 57,724

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 111 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Wednesday. According to the agency, with...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

Rainstorm: Kwara distributes palliatives as AbdulRazaq visits victims

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Kwara State governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Wednesday toured the Ilorin metropolis where last weekend’s rainstorm blew off the rooftops of hundreds of residential and commercial...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

Rising food prices in North send scary signal

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Nigeria seems to be plunging a new dimension of economic crisis as food inflation reached a new high in northern regions, hitherto considered the food basket of the country. The North consistently...

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Kwara seeks FG’s aid for 15,000 flood victims

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Kwara State Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq is seeking Federal Government’s assistance to provide succour for over 15,000 residents displaced by flood in the state. The governor made the...

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Government needs to fully regulate real estate operations, says Wamakko

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WamakkoAlhaji (Dr.) Aliyu Wamakko is the President, Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria (REDAN) and Chairman, JEDO Investment Company Limited. He spoke to the Property &...

Mon Sep 21st, 2020     Read More →

One dies, two missing after Kwara rainstorm

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Some of the houses destroyed by the downpour.<br />PHOTO: NAJEEM RAHEEMOne person was confirmed dead with two others still missing after Saturday night’s downpour in Ilorin, Kwara...

Mon Sep 21st, 2020     Read More →

FG seeks partnership with institute, investors on post-harvest management

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COVID-19: Catfish without buyers at a farm in Ogun StateThe Federal Government, on Saturday, urged stakeholders in the agricultural sector to collaborate with governments at all levels to...

Mon Sep 21st, 2020     Read More →

Why FG is investing massively in railways, seaports — Amaechi

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The Federal Government’s focus on railway and seaport development is a necessity to drive the nation’s economy, according to the Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi. Amaechi...

Sun Sep 20th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 221 new cases, total infections rise to 56,956

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NCDC centerThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 221 new infections of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Friday....

Sat Sep 19th, 2020     Read More →