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COVID-19: NCDC records 39 new infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has recorded 39 new COVID-19 infections, bringing the total numbers of cases in the country to 167,331. x The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Wed Jun 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria and Cattle: Dialogue of the deaf

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The Fulani North claims that cattle is central to their existence if they cannot sell their cattle the way they have been doing then The Northerner’s very existence is threatened. The...

Wed Jun 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Buhari inaugurates steering committee on poverty reduction, establishes Private Equity Fund

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja inaugurated the National Steering Committee (NSC) of the National Poverty Reduction with Growth Strategy (NPRGS). The committee has Vice-President...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Army boss Farouk Yahaya gets Senate's confirmation

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The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Major-General Farouk Yahaya as substantive Chief of Army Staff. x The confirmation came after the consideration of the report of the Joint Committee on...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC discharges 240 people, total recoveries now 163,797

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said additional 240 people had been discharged after successful treatment and testing negative to COVID-19 across the country. x The NCDC said this on...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

The making of a ‘sin city’

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Imagine the uncertainties that overrun life and living in Nigeria as citizens and residents: the sheer task regarding going out in the morning and returning home safe after engagements –...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Kebbi Students Kidnap: One student dies as troops recue five, two teachers

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The military, yesterday, disclosed that one of the abducted students of Federal Government College, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, has died while five others and two teachers have been rescued. This...

Sat Jun 19th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria’s active cases now 1,490 as NCDC registers additional 39 infections

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NCDC. PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has said that Nigeria’s COVID-19 active cases stand at 1,490, with majority in stable condition, as it registered...

Fri Jun 18th, 2021     Read More →

EU commits €11m to food security in Kebbi, Adamawa

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NCAM director canvasses ready market for agric produce The European Union (EU) has committed €11 million to address food crisis in some states close to the Sahara Desert. EU Programme...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria records 17 new infections, zero death

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 17 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the country as of June 15. x The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Wednesday...

Wed Jun 16th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari impact on Nigeria’s road, rail infrastructure

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In a report it released in November, last year, Moody’s Investors Service said Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, will need to spend at least $3 trillion over 30 years to close its...

Wed Jun 16th, 2021     Read More →

Bauchi governor appoints Ibrahim Kashim SSG

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Ibrahim Muhammad Kashim, Secretary to Bauchi State Government Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has approved the appointment of Ibrahim Muhammad Kashim as Secretary to the State Government. x...

Tue Jun 15th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria on suicide slide, may not see another June 12, Soyinka warns

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Nobel laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka has said that Nigeria may not celebrate another Democracy Day as one nation if President Muhammadu Buhari fails to listen to the people and decentralise the...

Tue Jun 15th, 2021     Read More →

PDP pledges to reclaim Nigeria, receives Duke, Ayade’s aides

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Ayade. Photo/TWITTER/SENBENAYADENational Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has declared that the party will reclaim and reposition Nigeria. Secondus, who said...

Tue Jun 15th, 2021     Read More →

PDP receives former Ayade’s aides who refused to join APC

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PDP National Chairman Secondus. Photo: TWITTER/MRUDOMEMMANUELThe National Working Committee (NWC) of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), on Monday, received some former appointees of Gov...

Mon Jun 14th, 2021     Read More →