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CAN supports Oyo state govt’s threat to shut churches flouting COVID-19 protocol

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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Oyo State chapter, says it is in support of the state government’s decision to close down any church that flouts the COVID-19 prevention...

Tue Jan 19th, 2021     Read More →

Oyo motorcyclists spying for bandits, abductors, Amotekun chief alleges

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Chairman, South-Western Security Network, codenamed Amotekun in Oyo, Col. Kunle Togun (rtd), yesterday, said most commercial motorcyclists in the state were spying for kidnappers and bandits...

Tue Jan 19th, 2021     Read More →

NCDC records 1,444 new infections, total now 110,387

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,444 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC disclosed this on its official website late on Sunday. x The News...

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 1,598 new infections, 7 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday reported 1,598 new cases of COVID-19 with seven deaths. The NCDC, on its official Twitter handle, said the total infections in the country...

Sun Jan 17th, 2021     Read More →

Does Southwest need federal development commission?

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Senator Ibikunle Amosun Let me state from the outset that the specific objective of this article is to engage the power elite in Western Nigeria, the most developed region in Nigeria, on why they...

Sun Jan 17th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 1,867 new infections

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) registered 1,867 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 107,345. The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

NCDC reports 23 fresh deaths, 1,479 new infections of COVID-19

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Nigeria recorded 23 fresh COVID-19 related deaths and 1,479 new infections on Jan. 14, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said. The NCDC made this known on its official website on...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

Oyo residents without face masks amid COVID-19

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Despite the fact that some of its doctors, nurses and health workers are either managing COVID-19 or self-isolating at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Oyo State, is abuzz with most...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

Oyo governor flouts quarantine act, attends event day after returning from U.S.

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Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has again breached COVID-19 safety protocols by attending a public event a day after he returned from the United States of America, PremiumTimes reported. Makinde...

Thu Jan 14th, 2021     Read More →

Stray bullet kills commercial motorcylist in Ibadan, suspected thief set ablaze

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A commercial motorcyclist was on Wednesday night reportedly killed in Ibadan by a stray bullet allegedly from a gunshot by an operative of the recently created state Security Network Agency,...

Thu Jan 14th, 2021     Read More →

#EndSARS: NECO announces date for make up test for candidates who missed exams

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The National Examination Council (NECO) on Wednesday said special arrangements have been made for candidates who missed some of the October November 2020 examinations as a result of the #EndSARS...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →

NECO releases 2020 October/November results

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The National Examination Council (NECO) on Wednesday released the results of its 2020 Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) examination it conducted throughout the country between October and...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →

NECO deregisters schools, blacklists supervisors over malpractices

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National Examination Council (NECO) on Wednesday said it has deregistered some schools from conducting their exams over malpractices in the October/November 2020 examination for two years. NECO...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 1,270 new infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 1,270 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections to 102,601. The NCDC disclosed this on its...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →

ADP flays Buhari, APC over rising insecurity in Oyo, other states

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Buhari. Photo; TWITTER/NIGERIAGOV The Action Democratic Party (ADP), yesterday, decried the poor handling of security in the country, exacerbated by terrorism, herdsmen attacks, banditry and...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →