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COVID-19: NCDC discharges 240 people, total recoveries now 163,797

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said additional 240 people had been discharged after successful treatment and testing negative to COVID-19 across the country. x The NCDC said this on...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Who has power to restructure Nigeria?

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President Muhammadu Buhari PHOTO: FACEBOOK/MuhammaduBuhari President Muhammadu Buhari’s reported rejection of the nationwide clamour for restructuring the polity gives the impression that...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Sule presents 5 executive bills to Nasarawa Assembly for passage

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Sule The Nasarawa State House of Assembly has received five executive bills from Gov. Abdullahi Sule for its consideration and approval. The Speaker of the assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

JAMB delists 25 centres over poor performance in 2021 UTME

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB), delisted 25 Computer Based Test centres for their poor performance in the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). x The...

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

Ranching is solution to end clashes, Taraba speaker tells stakeholders

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The Speaker, Taraba State House of Assembly, Joseph Kunini, has called on stakeholders to sensitise their people on the need to adopt ranching as global best practices in livestock production....

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

Inflation: Nigerians groan as hardship bites

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As double-digit inflation persists in the country, Nigerians, especially the middle class, have called for immediate remedies, lamenting that indeed, the situation has rendered them poorer as...

Sat Jun 19th, 2021     Read More →

Grazing routes: Suspense as debate goes to the wire

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There is palpable apprehension nationwide, as the search for solution to the clashes between herdsmen and farmers, which have intensified across the country in recent time, seems not yielding the...

Sat Jun 19th, 2021     Read More →

EU commits €11m to food security in Kebbi, Adamawa

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NCAM director canvasses ready market for agric produce The European Union (EU) has committed €11 million to address food crisis in some states close to the Sahara Desert. EU Programme...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →

Create market channels for agric produce, says Kasali

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Yomi Kasali The Executive Director of the National Centre for Agricultural Mechanisation (NCAM), Ilorin, Kwara State, Dr Yomi Kasali, has canvassed creating market opportunities for agricultural...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria records 17 new infections, zero death

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 17 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the country as of June 15. x The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Wednesday...

Wed Jun 16th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari impact on Nigeria’s road, rail infrastructure

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In a report it released in November, last year, Moody’s Investors Service said Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, will need to spend at least $3 trillion over 30 years to close its...

Wed Jun 16th, 2021     Read More →

Workers go on indefinite strike in Nasarawa

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Abdullahi Sule. Photo: TWITTER/NASARAWAGOVT The organized labor comprising the Nigerian Labor Congress NLC, and the Trade Union Congress, TUC have declared an indefinite strike in the state...

Mon Jun 14th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records lowest infection figure in more than 1 year

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[FILES] NCDC team. Photo; TWITTER/CHIKWEIThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said Nigeria recorded only seven additional Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections, the lowest daily figure...

Mon Jun 14th, 2021     Read More →

Why FG’s livestock plan has failed to take off since 2019

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Animal production specialists, livestock farmers and officials in the Federal Ministry of Agriculture have identified obstacles to the proposed National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP)...

Mon Jun 14th, 2021     Read More →

NCDC records 8 new COVID-19 infections, 6 recoveries

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Chikwe. Photo/TWITTER/NCDCGOVThe Nigeria Center for Disease Control(NCDC),says it recorded eight new COVID-19 infections in two states;Akwa Ibom- four and Rivers- four as of June 12. The NCDC in...

Sun Jun 13th, 2021     Read More →