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NLC set to resume strike in Kaduna

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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) is poised to resume its suspended industrial action in Kaduna State. Consequently, it directed its state council and affiliate unions to mobilise for the latest...

Wed Jun 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria ranks 125th in CPI

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Babatunde Irukera The Executive Vice Chairman, Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Tribunal (CCPT), Babatunde Irukera, has said that Nigeria ranks 125th in the global Consumer Protection...

Wed Jun 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Buhari inaugurates steering committee on poverty reduction, establishes Private Equity Fund

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja inaugurated the National Steering Committee (NSC) of the National Poverty Reduction with Growth Strategy (NPRGS). The committee has Vice-President...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

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 →