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We are in danger of over legislation in Nigeria, says Alabi

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Alabi The former president of the Commonwealth Lawyers Association (CLA), Mrs. Boma Ayomide Alabi in this interview with SUNDAY AIKULOLA, talks about virtual court hearing, rising cases of sexual...

Tue Jul 7th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 544 new cases of COVID-19, as total infections reach 28,711

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Nigeria has recorded 544 new COVID-19 cases, a development which has taken the country’s total infection tally to 28,711. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this on its...

Mon Jul 6th, 2020     Read More →

Oyo deputy governor, others denied access to Ajimobi’s eighth-day fidau prayers

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Widow, Florence Ajimobi (left); Mrs. Abiola Kola-Daisi and deceased’s daughter, Miss Ajijola Ajimobi, during the eighth-day fidau prayers for the late former governor of Oyo State, Senator...

Mon Jul 6th, 2020     Read More →

Farmers seek exclusion of ‘impostors’ in CBN’s zero-interest scheme

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Nigerian farmers and agricultural scientists have warned that ‘political farmers’ should not be permitted to hijack the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN’s) ‘Agric for...

Mon Jul 6th, 2020     Read More →

Oyo records first COVID-19 patient baby delivery

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A prgenant Coronavirus patient in Oyo State has been delivered of a baby at the Infectious Disease Centre, Olodo, Ibadan. Governor Seyi Makinde, who disclosed this yesterday, while giving COVID-19...

Sun Jul 5th, 2020     Read More →

Makinde inaugurates another isolation centre in Ibadan

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Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, on Saturday, inaugurated an upgraded 10-bed space Agbami Isolation Centre in Jericho, Ibadan for the COVID-19 patients. Makinde said on the occasion that the new...

Sat Jul 4th, 2020     Read More →

Ebonyi Governor Dave Umahi tests positive for COVID-19

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Ebonyi State Governor Dave Umahi on Saturday said he has tested positive for coronavirus Umahi in a statement said some of his close aides also tested positive for the virus. Umahi further...

Sat Jul 4th, 2020     Read More →

PSC approves promotion of 6,618 senior police officers

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• Group Salutes IGP’s Rejig Of Investigative Command The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of six thousand, six hundred and eighteen, (6,618) senior Police...

Fri Jul 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Lawmaker bars journalists from covering COVID-19 probe

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A member of the House of Representatives from Oyo state, Adedeji Stanley Olajide, Friday barred journalists from covering a public hearing aimed at probing into medical research in the fight...

Fri Jul 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Police Service Commission promotes 6,618 officers

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The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of six thousand, six hundred and eighteen, (6,618) senior Police Officers. According to PSC spokesman, Ikechukwu Ani, the promotions were...

Fri Jul 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 626 new COVID-19 cases as total climbs to 27,110

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Coronavirus PHOTO:Shutterstock Nigeria on Thursday recorded 626 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total infections to 27,110. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on its...

Fri Jul 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Akindele’s death is an irreparable loss to Nigeria, says Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has described the death of philanthropist and entrepreneur, High Chief Bode Akindele, as an irreparable loss to the country. The President, in a statement by his Special...

Fri Jul 3rd, 2020     Read More →

NOGASA rolls out operations in South West

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•Reiterates readiness to sanitise oil and gas sector In efforts to address unwholesome practices as well as sanitise the oil and gas sector in the country, the Natural Oil and Gas Suppliers...

Fri Jul 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Buhari swears in Chairman, members of FCC, RMAFC, others

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday swore in the new Chairman of the Federal Character Commission (FCC), Muheeba Dankaka from Kwara, and 36 other members of the commission. The president also...

Thu Jul 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 790 new highest daily figure of COVID-19 cases

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Nigeria on Wednesday recorded its new highest daily figure of 790 COVID-19 cases, bringing the total infections to 26, 484. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on its...

Thu Jul 2nd, 2020     Read More →