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Nigeria records 3 new COVID-19 deaths, 477 new infections

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Public Health Teams PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded three deaths and 477 new COVID-19 infections in 17 states and the FCT on Friday. NCDC said in its report...

Sat Sep 25th, 2021     Read More →

Anti-open grazing laws: Police mum over enforcement

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As more southern states move to stem the herders-farmers crisis with the enactment of anti-open grazing law, there is palpable silence from the police hierarchy over its willingness to prosecute...

Sat Sep 25th, 2021     Read More →

First ladies, women leaders, celebrities for Arise Walk 2021

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IluyomadeArise Women, an humanitarian foundation is set to lead prominent leaders, celebrities, others for 2021 Arise Walk, a global initiative for not only Nigerians, but everyone across the...

Sat Sep 25th, 2021     Read More →

Pineapple farmers challenge scientists to breed improved materials

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Nigerian agricultural scientists have been challenged to develop pineapple suckers capable of producing multiple fruits instead of one at a time. The Chairman, Board of Trustees of Pineapple...

Fri Sep 24th, 2021     Read More →

Abiodun promises to prioritise pensioners’ welfare, others

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Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has restated the commitment of his administration to prioritise welfare of pensioners and regular payment of their pensions despite the dwindling financial...

Fri Sep 24th, 2021     Read More →

‘EU/German agency pact with Ogun on tomato, pepper yielding good results’

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The European Union (EU) and German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ) has commended Ogun State Government for the financial linkage and support for 3,000 individuals from Ogun State who...

Fri Sep 24th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria’s infections hit 203,081

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), says the country’s COVID-19 cases rose to 203,081 on Wednesday, recording additional 377 new infections. x The NCDC, via its official website,...

Thu Sep 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Don’t export banditry to South, Akeredolu replies El-Rufai

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• We will abide by grazing law, Osun herders assure govt Chairman of the Southwest Governors’ Forum and Ondo Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), has urged his Kaduna State...

Thu Sep 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Crisis looms in Kano as Ganduje retains revenue boss, defies legislators

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[FILES] Ganduje. Photo/facebook/drabdullahiumargandujeofr/Crisis is imminent in Kano State between the executive and legislature, as Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has defied the resolution of the...

Thu Sep 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Ogun retirees protest against non-payment of N68b gratuity

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[FILES] Dapo Abiodun. Photo/facebook.com/ogsgofficialPensioners in Ogun State, yesterday, shut down the governor’s office in Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, in protest against non-payment of N68...

Thu Sep 23rd, 2021     Read More →

NCDC announces three additional COVID-19 related deaths, 513 new cases

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Fourteen states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have announced 513 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, according to figures released on Wednesday morning by the Nigeria Centre for Disease...

Wed Sep 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Ogun agency ex-boss debunks misappropriation claim, urges audit

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Babajide Odusolu The former Managing Director of Ogun State Property and Investment Corporation (OPIC), Babajide Odusolu, has denied the allegation of financial misappropriation levelled against...

Wed Sep 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Senate considering life imprisonment for kidnappers

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Proposes 30 years jail term for ransom collection The Nigerian Senate is considering a legislation aimed at slamming a life jail sentence on those found guilty of kidnapping hapless Nigerians. x...

Tue Sep 21st, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria logs 168 additional infection, 1 death

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 168 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, raising the total number of cases in the country since the pandemic began to 201,798. x The NCDC said...

Mon Sep 20th, 2021     Read More →

Pregnant woman, fake soldier, others nabbed for drug trafficking

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Nwuju •NDLEA storms Edo forests, destroys hectares of drug farms A 38-YEAR-OLD pregnant woman, Kate Ngozi Nwuju was on Tuesday 14th September 14, arrested by operatives of the National Drug...

Mon Sep 20th, 2021     Read More →