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Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases rise to 206,138

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases continues to rise, as 74 new cases were recorded by the NCDC on Sunday. x The NCDC said on its website on Monday...

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Read More →

Five Northern states join FIRS in VAT dispute against Rivers, Lagos

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As all eyes are fixed on the Supreme Court, awaiting its verdict on the Value Added Tax (VAT) dispute between the Federal Government and Rivers State, indications emerged yesterday that the...

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Zero death as NCDC registers 138 new infections

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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...

Sun Oct 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Interrogating five decades of promoting adult education in Nigeria

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Prof. KazeemAs a non-governmental organisation, the birth of Nigerian National Council for Adult Education (NNCAE) has been evidently traced to March 27, 1971 with Professor E. A. Tugbiyele as...

Sun Oct 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Netherlands, FG, others mull use of insects to boost agric output

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The Netherlands, Ministry of Agriculture and experts in agribusiness have called for the use of insects to boost agricultural output and employment opportunities for the youth. They made the call...

Sun Oct 3rd, 2021     Read More →

NCDC announces 161 additional infections, total now 205,940

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NCDC. Photo: BIOREPORTSThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 161 new cases of COVID-19 in the country as of Oct. 1. The NCDC said on its website on Saturday morning that the...

Sat Oct 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Odua investment and Lagos: One good reason to get married now

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If you were an overthinker, you would by now have imagined what would become of Nigeria’s new railway stations in, say, five years. Would the ACs still work? Would the paintwork still...

Sat Oct 2nd, 2021     Read More →

NCDC records 19 additional deaths in 12 states

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 281 additional COVID-19 infections and 19 deaths in 12 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). x The...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

Oyo applies to join Rivers in FIRS appeal on VAT collection

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Oyo State governor Seyi Makinde. Photo/SeyiMakinde The Government of Oyo State has asked the Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, for joinder in the suit instituted by the...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

PDP governors zone party chairmanship to north

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Nigerian governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have voted for the zoning of the party chairmanship to the north. x PDP governors reached the decision on Wednesday...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers additional 437 infections, 6 deaths in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday registered 437 additional COVID-19 infections, six deaths and 582 discharged across 17 states of the federation and the Federal Capital...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

Oyo seeks to join Rivers’ VAT suit against FG

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Oyo State governor Seyi Makinde. Photo/SeyiMakinde• Asks Appeal Court to grant joinder application The Oyo State Government has asked the Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

An essay on silence

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Silence means absence of sound. It also means absence of noise, that is, absence of that which is realized with the vocal cord or two metals in physical contact or any medium through which sound...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

Police ‘ll recruit 20,000 junior officers soon- IGP

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The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, says the Nigeria Police will soon begin the recruitment of 20,000 junior police officers. x The IGP gave the hint on Tuesday evening when he...

Wed Sep 29th, 2021     Read More →

FCT leads as NCDC announces 295 new COVID-19 infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says The FCT topped the list of 295 new COVID-19 infections recorded on Tuesday. x It said in its daily report on Wednesday that the figure did not...

Wed Sep 29th, 2021     Read More →