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COVID-19: NCDC discharges 65, total recoveries 154,643

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Public Health Teams PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has discharged additional 65 people after testing negative for the COVID-19 virus following treatment in the...

Sat Apr 24th, 2021     Read More →

‘Emergence of regional outfits a no confidence vote on central security network’

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Senate Minority Leader, Enyinnaya Abaribe believes the lingering security challenges across the country could cease if the country is restructured in such a way that dependence on the centre is...

Sat Apr 24th, 2021     Read More →

Normalcy returns to Kano prison after inmates riot

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prison PHOTO: shutterstockThe Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS) says normalcy has been restored to the Kurmawa Custodial facility in Kano metropolis following violent protest staged by the...

Fri Apr 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records no COVID-19-related deaths in 10 days, 100 new cases

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NCDC National Reference Lab PHOTO: Twitter/NCDCNigeria recorded no COVID-19-related deaths for tenth consecutive days, the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC). The NCDC disclosed this on...

Fri Apr 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Southeast farmers score Anchor Borrowers Programme low

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Late release of agricultural inputs and long protocol required to access loans under the Federal Government’s Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP) are major factors for poor performance of the...

Fri Apr 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Chad on edge for Déby’s burial as rebels threaten advance

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There is air-tight security and uneasy calm in Chad today, as about a dozen African heads of state and French President Emmanuel Macron are expected to attend the funeral of the late Chadian...

Fri Apr 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Orji: Umahi has redefined politics, development in Ebonyi State

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Orji Barrister Uchenna Orji, Ebonyi State Commissioner for Information and State Orientation, in this interview with NNAMDI AKPA, declares that Governor Dave Umahi’s achievements in the...

Fri Apr 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Banditry/Kidnapping: Buhari meets 7 Govs from North West, North Central

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met behind closed door with some governors from the Northwest and North central states suffering from the menace of banditry, kidnapping and other...

Thu Apr 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Buhari meets northern governors over insecurity

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President Muhammadu Buhari Photo:Twitter President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met in a closed door with some state governors from the Northern part of the country. x The governors, led by...

Thu Apr 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Senate approves Buhari’s fresh loan of $1.5b, €995m amid rising debts

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[FILES] Lawan. Photo: TWITTER/DRAHMADLWAN/TOPEBROWN• ‘No compelling reason to take more loans’ • Focus on creating enabling environment, economists urge Despite public...

Thu Apr 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Senate divided as livestock bill scales second reading

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The Senate, yesterday, witnessed a sharp division during the consideration of a Bill for an Act to provide for the National Livestock Bureau. The spokesman, Ajibola Bashiru, a lawyer, in his...

Wed Apr 21st, 2021     Read More →

Revisiting sugar masterplan in the interest of average Nigerians

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Sugarcane plantation Within the first ten years, Nigeria’s National Sugar Master Plan (NSMP) was planned to attract local and foreign direct investments and generate an estimated 107,000...

Wed Apr 21st, 2021     Read More →

Troop kills bandits linked to Benue community fatal attack

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Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS), yesterday, went after bandits that attacked and killed some residents of Anune community, Makurdi Local Council of Benue State. The troop, after its air...

Sun Apr 18th, 2021     Read More →

Power sharing schemes worsen APC’s zoning confusion

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The recent confusion over the veracity of the list spelling out zoning format for elective public and party offices preparatory to the 2023 General Elections by the governing All Progressives...

Sun Apr 18th, 2021     Read More →

One killed as robbers attack Nasarawa’s sports festival team

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After achieving their best results ever in the history of the National Sports Festival, members of Team Nasarawa were attacked on their way from Benin City, venue of Edo 2020 fiesta. One of the...

Sun Apr 18th, 2021     Read More →