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Kerosene, cooking gas prices increase in August – NBS

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KeroseneThe National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price per litre paid by consumers for household kerosene increased to N400.01 in August from N397.34 in July. A report obtained...

Fri Sep 17th, 2021     Read More →

Southwest leaders strategising for PDP national chairmanship

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Ayodele Fayose5 • Using Ekiti, Osun guber elections as bait Ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s national convention on October 30, leaders of the party in the Southwest have...

Fri Sep 17th, 2021     Read More →

Groups flay Gbajabiamila over comment on southern agitators

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The Coalition of Yoruba self-determination groups, yesterday, chided the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, over his comments on the southern agitators. In a statement...

Fri Sep 17th, 2021     Read More →

Southern governors insist on VAT collection, 2023 presidency

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Southern governors • Reaffirm commitment to structural, fiscal federalism • Appeal Court declines to stop FIRS from VAT collection • Reserves ruling on Lagos’ request to join...

Fri Sep 17th, 2021     Read More →

Southern governors insist states must collect VAT

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Bayelsa State Governor Douye Diri (left); Imo State Deputy Governor Placid Njoku; Governors Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (Enugu); Emmanuel Udom (Akwa Ibom); Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti); Gboyega Oyetola (Osun);...

Thu Sep 16th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records 3 COVID-19-deaths, 299 new cases Wednesday

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[FILES] A building of the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) is pictured, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Lagos, Nigeria and other states. REUTERS/Temilade...

Thu Sep 16th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria surpasses 200,000 coronavirus infections since Feb 2020 –NCDC

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Nigeria has surpassed 200,000 cases from the coronavirus pandemic 18 months after the first positive case was identified in an Italian traveller on Feb. 27, 2020, according to the Nigeria Centre...

Wed Sep 15th, 2021     Read More →

Masquerader/Muslims Clash: Court remands 2 for alleged murder in Osun

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An Osun High Court sitting in Osogbo on Tuesday ordered the remand of a masquerader custodian, Kayode Esuleke, in Ilesa Correctional Centre over alleged murder of a Muslim cleric, Moshood...

Tue Sep 14th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria records additional 387 infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 387 additional COVID-19 infections in 15 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). x The centre posted the figure on its Facebook...

Tue Sep 14th, 2021     Read More →

Cholera: NCDC reports 46 new deaths in one week

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 46 new deaths linked to suspected cholera cases were recorded in the country in the past week. x The NCDC said this via its officially verified...

Tue Sep 14th, 2021     Read More →

Bishop urges youths to shun inordinate ambitions

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[File] Rt. Rev. Olubunmi Akinlade. Photo/YoutubeBishop of Ife Diocese (Anglican Communion), Rt. Rev. Olubunmi Akinlade, has urged the youths in the country to jettison their inordinate ambition...

Mon Sep 13th, 2021     Read More →

Diri applauds INEC’s test run of BVAS in Delta election

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Diri. Photo/FACEBOOK/bayelsagovtmediaGov. Douye Diri of Bayelsa, on Sunday, commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the successful introduction and deployment of the...

Sun Sep 12th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria records 2 deaths, 547 new cases Saturday

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Officials of Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) testing members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Batch B Stream 1A at the orientation camp at Iyana Ipaja, Lagos…...

Sun Sep 12th, 2021     Read More →

UNFPA partners HACEY to educate youths on sexual, reproductive health 

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The United Nations Population Fund Youth Participatory Platform (UNFPA) has partnered HACEY Health Initiative to educate over 100,000 youths on sexual and reproductive health. In a statement, the...

Sun Sep 12th, 2021     Read More →

Group draws support for Oyinlola’s PDP chairmanship

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Olagunsoye OyinlolaA political group, Ayombo Movement for Good Governance, has canvased support for former Governor of Osun, Olagunsoye Oyinlola, to be the next national chairman of the Peoples...

Sat Sep 11th, 2021     Read More →