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Blackout hits Maiduguri as insurgents destroyed electricity tower

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Residents of Maiduguri and environs have been thrown into lingering blackout following the destruction of one of the towers supplying electricity to the city from the national grid. The News...

Mon Feb 1st, 2021     Read More →

Why states are slow, not active in housing delivery

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Some housing constructions on the 5000 housing units in Taraba: PHOTO: CHARLES AKPEJI Despite the place of shelter in the Maslow’s hierarchy of human needs, housing delivery in Nigeria has...

Mon Feb 1st, 2021     Read More →

Rice processors appeal to FG to criminalise foreign rice sales

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[FILES] Rice paddies produced in Taraba StateThe Rice Processors Association of Nigeria (RPAN) has appealed to the Federal Government to criminalise the sales of foreign rice in the country. The...

Sun Jan 31st, 2021     Read More →

NCDC confirms 1,883 new infections in Nigeria in one day

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[FILES] Health official push oxygen cylinder on a troley to treat COVID-19 patients suffering from acute respiratory challenge at a ward in Lagos State Isolation Centre, Yaba on January 22,...

Sun Jan 31st, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19 regulations: Most Nigerians unaware of existing law

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Despite rising cases of infection and deaths from COVID-19, and renewed efforts by the government to curb its spread, many Nigerians seem not to be aware of Coronavirus Health Protection...

Sat Jan 30th, 2021     Read More →

NEMA distributes relief materials to flood victims in Adamawa

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The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has distributed relief materials to over 1,000 victims of 2020 flood in 11 Local Government Areas in Adamawa. Mr Anuhu Midala, the agency’s...

Fri Jan 29th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 864 new infections, total now 127,024

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 864 cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 127, 024. The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Fri Jan 29th, 2021     Read More →

How police tracked down killers of LG chairman in Taraba

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The intelligence gathering embarked on by the Taraba state police command, shortly after the gruesome murdered of the Ardo-Kola council chairman, Salisu Dovo last Sunday, was said to have led to...

Tue Jan 26th, 2021     Read More →

Membership revalidation, blow or impetus for APC godfathers

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John Odigie-Oyegun Would the membership revalidation exercise, which began yesterday at various units, wards, local government and state levels of the All Progressives Congress (APC) usher in a...

Tue Jan 26th, 2021     Read More →

Evaluating performance of Federal Government’s Economic Sustainability Plan

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Buhari. Photo: TWITTER/NIGERIAGOVEvidently, the implementation of the Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP) has gained traction and unarguably is achieving the desired impact on the Nigerian...

Mon Jan 25th, 2021     Read More →

Police confirm abduction, killing of Taraba LG boss, nephew

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The Police Command in Taraba on Sunday confirmed the kidnapping and killing of the Chairman of Ardo Kola Local Government Area of the state, Mr Salihu Dovo, and his Nephew. DSP David Misal, the...

Sun Jan 24th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 1,633 new infections, total now 120,602

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NCDC. PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,633 cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 120,602. The...

Sun Jan 24th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 1,386 new infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,386 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 114,691. The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Thu Jan 21st, 2021     Read More →

Average price per litre of kerosene dips slightly in December- NBS

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The average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene decreased slightly to N352.79 in December 2020 from N353.38 in November, according to the National Bureau of...

Tue Jan 19th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 1,617 new infections, 14 more deaths in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control recorded 1,617 new cases of the CoronaVirus Disease (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC disclosed this on its official website on Monday. The News Agency of...

Tue Jan 19th, 2021     Read More →