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COVID-19: NCDC announces 37 new infections, total now 165,419

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NCDC. PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 37 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 165,419. The NCDC disclosed...

Mon May 10th, 2021     Read More →

Herbal insecticides as ‘cure’ to resistant mosquitoes

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Before now, researchers had validated local herbs such as scent leaf, neem tree, Lantana camara, cloves, peels of citrus fruits, bush tea, thyme, lemon grass, and eucalyptus that could be...

Thu May 6th, 2021     Read More →

Odds as APC plots consensus national chairman

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The next national chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) is most likely to be a former state governor. It has become a convention that such stature of persons occupy the office and it would...

Thu May 6th, 2021     Read More →

The only way to tackle insecurity

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Sir: Nigeria is currently bleeding, according to the Minister of Defence, Major-Gen. Bashir Magashi (rtd). One cannot agree any less. The state governors are wailing, with some relocating to...

Thu May 6th, 2021     Read More →

Plans to overthrow Buhari abound, presidency alleges

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[FILES] Buhari. Photo; TWITTER/NGRPRESIDENT • Buhari haunted by his coup plotting past, says PDP • HURIWA: You made yourself removable due to crass incompetence, nepotism •...

Wed May 5th, 2021     Read More →

Boko Haram entering Bauchi from Yobe, gov cries out

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Boko HaramBauchi State Government has alerted residents of the influx of suspected Boko Haram members who are moving from neighbouring Geidam in Yobe State. Secretary to the State Government...

Tue May 4th, 2021     Read More →

Yobe Government restates commitment to Universal Health Coverage

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[FILES] Mai Mala Buni. Photo: TWITTER/BUNIMEDIAYobe State Government has restated its commitment toward improving the quality of healthcare and achieving Universal Health Coverage (UHC). The...

Sun May 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Police confirm another Boko Haram attack on Yobe Community

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The Yobe State Police Command has confirmed another attack on Kanamma, headquarters of Yunusari Council. Kannamma, a border community with Niger, is the first Boko Haram base established in 2002,...

Sun May 2nd, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 55 new infections, total now 165,110

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Public Health Teams PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 55 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 165,110. The...

Sat May 1st, 2021     Read More →

FG to inaugurate Digital Switch Over in 13 states this year– Lai Mohammed

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Lai Mohammed. Photo: TWITTER/FMICNIGERIA The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says Digital Switch Over (DSO) will be inaugurated in 13 states before the end of the...

Thu Apr 29th, 2021     Read More →

200,000 more Nigerians benefitted from payroll support programme – Presidency

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The presidency says 200,000 more Nigerians have benefitted from the Economic Sustainability Plan(ESP)’s Payroll Support for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises(MSMEs). x Laolu Akande, Senior...

Thu Apr 29th, 2021     Read More →

ECWA leaders urge Buhari to end kidnapping or resign

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Leaders of the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to resign from office if he cannot end kidnapping, as a student of Greenfield University killed by...

Thu Apr 29th, 2021     Read More →

Second round of digital roll over to begin April 29, says minister

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[files] Nigeria’s Information Minister Lai Mohammed. Photos/FMICNIGERIAMinister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has hinted that Federal Government would commence the second round of...

Wed Apr 28th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari-led administration is overwhelmed, needs help to combat insecurity - Saraki

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[File] Buhari and SarakiNigeria’s former Senate President Bukola Saraki on Tuesday appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to seek help to contain the country’s mounting security...

Tue Apr 27th, 2021     Read More →

NAF begins probe of alleged airstrike on soldiers, army keeps mum

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has reacted to a report alleging an airstrike on Nigerian soldiers. The report by an online platform alleged that NAF fighter jet, on a mission against Boko Haram...

Tue Apr 27th, 2021     Read More →