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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 →

Kwara committed to access to safe water- AbdulRazaq

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Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has said the state is committed to attaining the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6, which is the attainment of universal and equitable access to safe...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

FG hails Kwara governor over social investment programme

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The Federal Government has commended Kwara Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq over the state’s social investment programme. It hailed him for pushing through the safety net with appreciable...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 131 new cases, as total infections now 56,735

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 131 new cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 56,735. The NCDC made this known...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

13 die in Kwara auto crash

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No fewer than 13 persons died in two separate accidents yesterday on the Oloru-Bode Saadu road, on the outskirts of Ilorin, Kwara State. The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Sector Commander in...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: 3,442 recovery, 126 new infections for Wednesday

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Coronavirus PHOTO: Shutterstock The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that 3,442 patients have been successfully treated and recovered from Coronavirus (COVID-19) within the last...

Thu Sep 17th, 2020     Read More →

Inflation hits 29-month high

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Tomatoes on display at Olomore market, Abeokuta, Ogun State. PHOTO: FEMI ADEBESIN-KUTI • Prices spike at 13.22%, Buhari, Emefiele see hope • Imported food tops with 17.3% rate •...

Wed Sep 16th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC says Nigeria’s death toll hits 1,083

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) at midnight on Monday said that the death toll for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Nigeria had jumped to 1, 083. The NCDC made this known on...

Tue Sep 15th, 2020     Read More →

Two lecturers, 28 others arrested for alleged internet fraud

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Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC), Ilorin zonal office, has arrested two lecturers of the Kwara State College of Health Technology, Offa, Abdulahi Opashola and Adebisi Ademola, and...

Tue Sep 15th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 188 new cases, total infections hit 56,017

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 188 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country with the total number of infections now 56,017. The NCDC made this known on...

Sat Sep 12th, 2020     Read More →

Group presents gender analysis survey on COVID-19 impact on households

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The Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC), in its report on a national survey carried out to access the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on a household, has called on the...

Sat Sep 12th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria’s cocoa production falls as Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire enjoy boom

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Production of cocoa as cash crop has dropped due to inadequate financing, among other factors. This is despite that cocoa is the nation’s leading cash crop in terms of export and second...

Fri Sep 11th, 2020     Read More →