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COVID-19: FG to develop innovative interventions to improve survival chances

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Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire PHOTO: Twitter The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, says efforts are ongoing to develop innovative interventions to reduce COVID-19 case fatalities to...

Tue Aug 4th, 2020     Read More →

Unhinging public service from culture of making wrong practices the norm

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In the absence of the driver’s seat platforms of my previous public service reform leadership positions, having retired from the civil service, invitations to serve as facilitator at...

Mon Aug 3rd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC urges preventive measures, records 481 new infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has called on Nigerians to take preventive measures against the Coronavirus during the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations as the country recorded 481 new...

Fri Jul 31st, 2020     Read More →

Adesina and some lessons from home

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Akinwumi Adesina Perhaps the probe into the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, would end in a whimper. So far no one has been arrested and no one is facing prosecution yet. However, we...

Thu Jul 30th, 2020     Read More →

FG moves to end crude oil ownership crisis in Bauchi-Gombe boundaries

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Federal Government through the National Boundary Commission (NBC) has moved to demarcate boundaries connecting Bauchi and Gombe states to stop ownership crisis over crude oil fortune. The acting...

Tue Jul 28th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari, APC Governors meet via Video Conferencing

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Muhammadu Buhari PHOTO: Twitter President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with members of the Mai Mala Buni-led All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker Committee in the Presidential Villa,...

Tue Jul 28th, 2020     Read More →

Dogara returns to APC, meets Buhari in Aso Rock

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The immediate past Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has, again, decamped to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The former Speaker along with the Governor of Yobe...

Fri Jul 24th, 2020     Read More →

Zulum mourns, eulogises slain aid workers as heroes

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Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has continued to mourn four aid workers slain by Boko Haram terrorists. In a statement by his spokesman, Isa Gusau, yesterday in Maiduguri, the governor...

Fri Jul 24th, 2020     Read More →

Senate okays Debo Adesina, 39 others as ambassadors

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The Senate yesterday confirmed the appointment of The Guardian’s former editor, Mr. Debo Adesina and 39 others as non-career ambassadors-designate. The upper legislative chamber also...

Thu Jul 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Senate clears ex-Guardian editor, 39 others as ambassador-designate

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The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Debo Adesina, a former editor of The Guardian and 39 others non-career Ambassadors-designate nominated by President Muhammadu Buhari. It also...

Wed Jul 22nd, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 653 new cases of COVID-19, total hits 36,107

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 653 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections from the virus rise to 35, 107. The NCDC made this known on its official...

Sun Jul 19th, 2020     Read More →

Education minister meets NCDC, stakeholders on safe re-openning of schools

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The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, has held a consultative meeting with the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), state commissioners of education, vice-chancellors and key stakeholders...

Mon Jul 13th, 2020     Read More →

Security experts, policemen, others kick as IGP disbands IRT, STS state offices

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Security experts, senior Lawyer and some police officers have kicked against the disbanding of all satellite offices and bases of the Intelligence Response Squad (IRT) and Special Tactical Squad...

Sun Jul 12th, 2020     Read More →

Factional crisis in Lagos APC may pose headache to Buni’s caretaker committee 

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Balogun • As Oki, party trade words over withdrawal of court case The ghost, which the 2018 controversial congresses conducted under the supervision of former National Chairman of the ruling...

Fri Jul 10th, 2020     Read More →

Ondo election: APC assures aspirants of fair, credible primaries

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The Caretaker Committee of All Progressives Congress (APC) has assured aspirants that the July 20, Ondo state governorship primaries will be fair, credible and transparent. Gov. Mai Mala Buni of...

Wed Jul 8th, 2020     Read More →