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COVID-19: Buhari’s committee submits report, calls for massive search for infected persons

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 led by its chairman, Mr Boss Mustapha, on Wednesday submitted its interim Report to President Muhammadu Buhari...

Delta commissioner honoured for fighting against COVID-19

The Delta Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu was, on Wednesday, honoured with “International Grand Appreciation Award” for his commitment to fighting the COVID-19...

Nigerian pilots, engineers threatens strike after 170 was sacked, more to be laid off

The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE), has issued a two-week ultimatum to airlines, who have sacked or plan to sack their...

How Delta Govt., private sectors plans to partner to fight against COVID-19 pandemic

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta says his administration will strengthen partnership with the private sector and individuals in the fight against the debilitating effects...

NSE, DICON collaborate to propel Nigeria’s technological advancement

The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) says it will collaborate with the Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON) on projects that will futher propel...

Boko Haram: Presidency opens up on absorbing repentent terrorists into military

The Presidency says none of the 601 de-radicalised former Boko Haram members will be absorbed into the military as being peddled by mischief-makers. The Senior...

Organisation donates protective materials to traders in Addo market

A health organisation, Magna Carta Health, has donated protective materials to traders in Addo market, Eti-Osa to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Lagos. The...

Gov. Uzodinma seeks energy commission’s support to fight insecurity

Gov. Hope Uzodinma of Imo has called on the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), to support the Federal Government in its fight against insecurity...

COVID 19: IFAD begins distribution of PPEs to Taraba farmers

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), on Wednesday, started the distribution of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), to protect Taraba farmers, processors and marketers. The...

By-election: INEC chairman inspects election materials in Nasarawa

The National Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof. Mahmood Yakubu on Wednesday, inspected election materials to be used for Saturday’s...

Osun Speaker lauds Gov. Oyetola for move to reconstruct Atakumosa burnt market

Mr Timothy Owoeye, the Speaker, Osun House of Assembly, has lauded Gov. Gboyega Oyetola for embarking on the reconstruction of the burnt Atakumosa market...

School reopening : Ban visits by public to schools ; proprietor advises management

Mr Rotimi Oluwasegun, the proprietor of Success Crown Nursery and Primary School, Ilorin, has advised school managements across the country to adopt “No visitation...

Lagos Govt reduces Land Use Charge by 48%, waives N5.8bn penalties

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday announced the reduction of the Land Use Charge (LUC) to the pre-2018 charges, hence, indicating a reduction of...

Man falls off vehicle, dies in Anambra accident

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said that one person died in an accident involving two vehicles, near Golden Tulip Hotels Junction, Agulu in...

Imo lawmaker petitions IG over alleged threat to life, wants urgent investigation

Deputy Minority Leader, Imo Assembly, Mr Frank Ugboma (Oguta constituency) has urged the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to fast track investigations...

Seven die in Greece in apparent migrant-smuggling attempt

At least seven people died and five others were injured on Wednesday on Northern Greek highway when a van crashed into a toll booth,...

Airtel Nigeria pledges N300m to combat COVID-19

Airtel Nigeria says it will spend N300 million to support the fight against COVID-19 pandemic, as part of the activities to mark a decade...

Group prays court to declare Rep. Dogara’s seat vacant

The United Global Resolve for Peace Organisation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has dragged the former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu...

Anambra Assembly pledges legislative support for Vision 2070 development plan

The Anambra State House of Assemby on Wednesday expressed its commitment to give legislative support for the state’s ‘Vision 2070’ development plan. The Speaker of...

10m people likely infected with virus in Afghanistan – Minister

An estimated 10 million people, on Wednesday, had been infected with the coronavirus in Afghanistan, Minister of Health, Ahamd Osmani said. Osmani said that based...

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Cleric tasks religious leaders on establishing youth skills centres

Pastor Godwin Olaoluwa of Glory of Christ Church, Ilorin, Kwara, has urged religious leaders to support the youth by establishing skills centres. Olaoluwa, who...

Nasarawa bye-election: Voters use face masks, observe social distancing, laud process

Voters in Nasarawa state, adhered to the use of face masks and social distancing during Saturday’s bye-election for Nasarawa Central constituency conducted by the...

Enugu govt urges proper exclusive breastfeeding habit

The Enugu State Government has called for the proper practice of the exclusive breastfeeding in order to maximise its benefit to the child, mother...

Youths protest incessant killings in southern Kaduna

Some youths on Saturday protested what they called “the unabated killings in the southern part of kaduna State”, a development they described as “very...

Hit and run driver kills man in Ibadan — OYRTMA boss

A hit and run driver, on Friday evening, killed a middle-aged man in Challenge area of Ibadan, on the Ibadan – Lagos expressway. This is...
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