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Egypt Rages as Ethiopia Celebrates over Nile Dam Row

As Ethiopia celebrated rains which began filling a controversial dam on a tributary of the River Nile, Egypt is unhappy. The North African nation had long been opposed to any development on the Nile …

President Buhari Vows to Investigate all Past and Present Corruption Cases

President Muhmmadu Buhari has expressed shock at the level of corruption in Government agencies The President who spoke against the backdrop of the ongoing investigation of the affairs at the Niger D…

Akeredolu appoints UNIMED VC, Fatusi to lead fight against COVID-19 in Ondo

The Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has appointed Professor Adesegun Fatusi as the new Chairman of the State Inter-ministerial Committee against COVID-19. It follows the …

Mount Zion Christian Drama Institute Affiliates Ajayi Crowther University

The Senate of Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo, has approved the affiliation of Mount Zion Christian Drama Institute to the University. The Institute, based in Ile-Ife, Osun State, is run by well-known…

Covid-19 Could Force 23 Million Africans into Poverty, World Bank Reveals

The World Bank has revealed that 23 million sub-saharan Africans could become poor as a result of the outbreak of covid-19. The prediction could mean the affected population may live on less than U…

Former Ondo State Governor Dies at 80

The former governor of Ondo state, Chief Bamidele Olumilua has been reported dead. Olumilua was the Ondo state governor between 1992 and 1993. He died in the early hours of Thursday. Chief Bami…

Sixteen Year Old Tina Murdered at Iyana-Oworo, Lagos

On the 28th of May 2020, the life of Tina Ezekwe was cut short by Police Inspector Oguntoba Olamigoke and Assistant Superintendent of police Theophilus Otobo.  It was on the 24th of May 2020 that t…

Lagos State Internal Revenue service Extends Tax Deadline

The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has extended the deadline for filing of Annual Tax Returns to June 30, 2020. This according to the agency is in continuous effort to provide th…

Nigeria Heads Towards Another Economic Recession - Finance Minister

The finance minister, Hajia Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed has said the Nig eria's economy is headed towards a recession judging by the current data obtained from the Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS). …

Beware Of Relaxing Restrictions, Ensure No Gathering Of Over 20 Persons – SGF

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, and Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, has asked states relaxing restrictions because of Sallah celebrations…

Churches, Mosques To Resume Activities In Cross River, Says Ayade

The Cross River State government has lifted the ban on public worship earlier imposed as part of the measures against coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state. Governor Ben Ayade gave the directive o…

UN Chief Antonio Guterres Praises Africa’s Efforts To Stem COVID-19

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Wednesday that the developed world could learn lessons from the preventative measures taken by many African coun…

PTF begins training on COVID-19 prevention among Kano’s Almajirai

Minister of Health Dr. Osagie Ehanire, says the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has commenced training on infection prevention and control specifically for the  Almajirai  in Kano State. He …

Lagos Releases Additional Guidelines Ahead of A Fully Reopened Economy

Ahead planned full resumption of activities across sectors of the Lagos economy, the government has reeled out what is expected to be strictly observed by corporate bodies and business outfits, which…

Many are Unaware that they have Coronavirus- Professor Abayomi

Lagos State Health Commissioner, Prof Akin Abayomi, says persons infected with coronavirus can exercise daily and feel generally well but are secreting and transmitting the virus everywhere the…

Coronavirus: Ooni Fumigates Ile-Ife, Environs, Moves to Donate Fumigators to 36 States

The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II on Tuesday fumigated the ancient city of Ile-Ife and its environs against the pandemic Coronavirus dis…

Coronavirus: Gov. Seyi Makinde Tests Negative

The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde in a Tweet on Sunday Evening confirmed that he has tested negative to the COVID-19. His Tweet reads: ''I am deeply moved by your prayers and s…

Coronavirus: ‘For 25 minutes I ran out of oxygen’- Pepe Reina

Pepe Reina of Aston Villa in action during a training session at Bodymoor Heath training ground on March 12, 2020 in Birmingham, England. Premier League goalkeeper Pepe Reina has revealed his str…

Coronavirus: House of Reps Donate Salaries to combat pandemic

The 360 members of the House of Representatives have resolved to donate their two months salary to the fight against the #COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria, the Speaker, of the house, Femi Gbajabi…

Coronavirus: CBN Launches Support Schemes to aid Individuals, Businesses

As the worldwide  COVID-19 pandemic has affected businesses globally, it has caused disruptions in financial markets, drop in oil prices, cancellation of events, turmoil in global stock and …
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