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Senate should reject FCC chairmanship nominee, says Chidoka

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Former Aviation Minister, Chief Osita Chidoka, has called on the Senate to reject the chairmanship nomination for the board of the Federal Character Commission (FCC), because the leadership of the...

Sat May 2nd, 2020     Read More →

May Day: NLC demands implementation of N30,000 minimum wage in Kwara

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Nigeria Labour Congress PHOTO:TwitterThe Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has appealed to the Kwara Government to ensure immediate and full implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage to its...

Fri May 1st, 2020     Read More →

Islamic groups float feeding platforms during Ramadan

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Scores of Islamic organisations are now organizing feeding platforms as a succor to Nigerian Muslims during the Ramadan fasting. Already, the COVID-19 pandemic is having its toll on Nigerians who...

Fri May 1st, 2020     Read More →

Ogun doctors seek protection, better hazard allowance over COVID-19

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• Yoruba group urges Buhari to discourage aerial fumigation • George wants FG, Lagos to relax stay-at-home directive • Kwara gov plans palliatives relief for 20,000 transporters...

Fri Apr 24th, 2020     Read More →

South Africa to gradually 'ease' virus lockdown from May 1

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South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday said a five-week nationwide coronavirus lockdown would be slowly eased starting from next month. "We have accordingly decided that beyond...

Thu Apr 23rd, 2020     Read More →

ICYMI: Nigeria records 91 new cases of COVID-19, total rises to 873

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Kindly Share This Story: By David Royal The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Wednesday, reported the nation has confirmed 91 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), a pandemic outbreak...

Thu Apr 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Danfo, okadas return to Lagos roads as NSCDC intercepts seven in Ilorin

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A commercial bus operating on Ikorodu road yesterday.<br />Officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) yesterday nabbed seven commercial vehicles who were passing...

Tue Apr 21st, 2020     Read More →

NCDC apologises to Ekiti Govt over mistake on coronavirus update

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Sunday, apologised to the Ekiti Government for the error in its record of the confirmed COVID-19. The centre on its verified Twitter account on...

Sun Apr 19th, 2020     Read More →

Churches deserted as Kano lockdown enters Day 3

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In compliance with the total lockdown against the spread of COVID-19 pandemic, churches in Kano remain under lock on Sunday Our correspondent, who went around the city to observe the level of...

Sun Apr 19th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC apologises to Ekiti Government over mistake on coronavirus update

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Sunday, apologised to the Ekiti Government for the error in its record of the confirmed COVID-19. The centre on its verified Twitter account on...

Sun Apr 19th, 2020     Read More →

JUST IN: Nigeria records 49 cases of COVID-19, total rises to 542

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Kindly Share This Story: By David Royal The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC on Saturday announced that the country recorded 49 new cases of coronavirus in six states. In a tweet via its...

Sat Apr 18th, 2020     Read More →

Abba Kyari: Buhari receives condolence messages from foreign, national leaders

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Kindly Share This Story:By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday received several messages of condolences from foreign and national leaders over the death of Abba Kyari, his...

Sat Apr 18th, 2020     Read More →

Kyari: AfDB boss, Adesina, condoles with President Buhari

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The president of African Development Bank, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, has sent his condolences to President Muhammadu Buhari, over the death of his Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari. Adesina in a...

Sat Apr 18th, 2020     Read More →

UPDATED: Nigeria records 35 new cases of COVID-19, total now 442

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Kindly Share This Story: By David Royal Thirty-five new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Nigeria. This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 442, Vanguard reports. The Nigeria...

Thu Apr 16th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria recording extra-judicial deaths more than coronavirus deaths – NHRC

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Kindly Share This Story:…develops App for electronic monitoring, reporting of human rights violations By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, on...

Thu Apr 16th, 2020     Read More →