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Labour under attack

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The Organised Labour, yesterday, came under attacks after it reneged on its promise to ensure the total reversal of tariff increases in electricity and fuel consumption. Ethnic nationalities,...

Tue Sep 29th, 2020     Read More →

JAF, ASCAB protest against suspension of strike by NLC, TUC

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The Joint Action Front (JAF) and Alliance on Surviving COVID-19 and Beyond (ASCAB), Oyo State branch, on Monday, staged a peaceful protest in Ibadan against the suspension of strike by the...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Land registries remain cesspit for bribery in Nigeria, says report

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Fashola A new survey released recently revealed that land registries have remained a cesspit for bribery among other public offices in Nigeria. The document by United Nations Office on Drugs and...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Historic perspective on the pardon of Alli and Enahoro

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The presidential pardon granted by President Muhammadu Buhari, to former Nationalist and Minister, Anthony Eromosele Enahoro (1923-2010) and also to Professor Ambrose Folorunsho Alli (1929-1989),...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria cases now 58,198 with 49,722 discharged

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Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases has reached 58,198 with 49,722 patients discharged from various isolation centres across the federation, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) revealed. In...

Sun Sep 27th, 2020     Read More →

Rape: Crossfire over castration law

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While the law is receiving knocks in some quarters as being too harsh and undignifying, others, especially commentators on women and children issues as well as gender-rights activists, have...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Second wave looms amid lax safety protocols

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Even law enforcement agents have abandoned the use of facemasks in Lagos PHOTO: AYODELE ADENIRAN With 125 additional new cases as at last Thursday, the number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Dr. Timi Oyebode: I was sexually abused by my uncle from age 7

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Dr. Timi Oyebode is the Founder/ Head Counselor at Attitude Development International, an Organisation focused on promoting Professional Counseling & Counseling Education in Africa. A...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Consolidating Nigeria’s electoral successes

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[files] An official of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) count votes cast after the Edo State governorship elections in Benin City, Midwestern Nigeria, on September 19, 2020....

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

APC suspends Ekiti governor Fayemi, accuses governor of funding PDP

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The State Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has suspended Governor Kayode Fayemi and accused the governor of funding the campaign of People’s...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records no COVID-19-related death in 24-hours, as cases reach 57,849

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says no death was recorded in the last 24-hours, as the country recorded 125 new cases of COVID-19. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Ekiti APC suspends Ojudu, 10 others

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Our suspension contemptuous, illegal, say aggrieved leaders The Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu;...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC reports 111 new COVID-19 cases, total now 57,724

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 111 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Wednesday. According to the agency, with...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

Expert seeks pragmatic, tech approach to power challenges

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PHOTO: Aera GroupThe Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has stated that consumers will not pay for meters in the new guidelines, as it will be added to the electricity tariffs. ...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

Pineapple cure for COVID-19

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PineappleScientists have made giant strides in the search for natural cures for Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). They found that bromelain-rich pineapple stem represents a viable option as an...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →