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  • Nigeria surpasses 8,000 Coronavirus mark

    Nigeria surpasses 8,000 Coronavirus mark

    Nigeria’s Coronavirus cases have surpassed 8,000 mark after the nation recorded 229 fresh cases of the virus on Monday.
    According to figures released by the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Nigeria now has 8,068 confirmed cases.
    In today’s figures released by

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  • COVID-19: INEC to redesign polling units ahead of guber polls

    COVID-19: INEC to redesign polling units ahead of guber polls

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that Polling Units shall be redesigned by the Commission to ensure substantial compliance with the COVID-19 protocols established by health authorities.

    The commission noted that, among other things, the redesign would emphasise social distancing, general hygienic conduct and

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  • WHO dumps hydroxychloroquine as drug for COVID-19

    WHO dumps hydroxychloroquine as drug for COVID-19

    World Health Organisation said it has suspended a clinical trial of the anti-malaria drug, hydroxychloroquine in coronavirus patients.

    The UN agency said it did so out of safety concerns.It said it was concerned about safety of the drug, after a study from The Lancet revealed higher

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  • Eid-el-Fitr : Gov Bagudu admonishes Muslims to sustain lessons learnt during Ramadan

    Eid-el-Fitr : Gov Bagudu admonishes Muslims to sustain lessons learnt during Ramadan

    Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has admonished the Muslim Ummah to sustain the noble lessons learnt in the Holy Month of Ramadan, to outlive the period.Bagudu said: ” These lessons include patience, perseverence, piety, philanthropy and good neighborliness.

    Kebbi State Governor, Senator Atiku Bagudu also

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  • Ighalo’s loan deal with Man Utd ends

    Ighalo’s loan deal with Man Utd ends

    Manchester United’s attempts to extend Odion Ighalo’s loan deal has hit a brick wall, according to SportsMail.

    The six-month agreement expires in just one week.Shanghai Shenhua have rejected United’s requests to keep Ighalo at Old Trafford for another three months.

    The Chinese Super

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Lagos State: Sanwo-Olu To Mark One Year In Office With Launching Of Projects

Lagos State: Sanwo-Olu To Mark One Year In Office With Launching Of Projects

Slider May 24, 2020 at 6:55 pm 0 comments

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagso attains one year in Office on May 29, 2020.To commemorate the event, a number of programmes have been slated, starting with an address by Mr Governor.

During the week-long ceremonies, Mr. Governor will embark on virtual and on-site commissioning of

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Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen loses father

Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen loses father

Sport May 24, 2020 at 12:42 pm 0 comments

Nigerian striker, Victor Osimhen is grieving after his father passed away Sunday morning.

The 21-year-old Lille forward broke the sad news via his verified Twitter page.

“RIP Dad. No words to describe this feeling,” he tweeted with tears and heartbroken emoji.


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Lawmaker Hails Aregbesola’s Humanitarian Nature, Congratulates Him At 63

Lawmaker Hails Aregbesola’s Humanitarian Nature, Congratulates Him At 63

News May 25, 2020 at 4:10 pm 0 comments

Honourable Ganiyu Abiodun Johnson, lawmaker representing Oshodi/Isolo constituency 2 at the green chamber of the National Assembly on Monday, hailed the humanitarian nature of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, minister of interior, even as he congratulates him on the occasion of his birthday.

Johnson said that the simplicity

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Gov Seyi Makinde changes curfew time

Gov Seyi Makinde changes curfew time

News May 24, 2020 at 11:44 pm 0 comments

The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force said it has relaxed the existing curfew imposed on the state to between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m.

Mr Taiwo Adisa, Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Seyi Makinde, said in a statement that the decision was reached at the COVID-19

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The plane was hijacked by the co-pilot who asked for asylum in Geneva

BREAKING: FG sanctions British airline for operating commercial flights

News May 24, 2020 at 8:17 pm 0 comments

The Federal Government has penalised a British airline, Flairjet, who operated commercial flights into Nigeria without approval.The Minister of Aviation made this revelation on Sunday via his Twitter handle.

He said the airline contravened section 1.3.3 of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Regulations 2015.Sirika said the airline’s

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Just-In: South-East Governors reject IGP’s community policing template

Just-In: South-East Governors reject IGP’s community policing template

News May 24, 2020 at 6:11 pm 0 comments

The South-East zone, on Sunday, declared that it would not implement the community policing template rolled out by the police hierarchy.This was contained in a communiqué presented by the zone after their enlarged meeting in Enugu.

The communiqué was read by chairman of the Forum and

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All 215 UK Returnees Test Negative, Discharged

All 215 UK Returnees Test Negative, Discharged

Health May 24, 2020 at 10:15 am 0 comments

It was an atmosphere of celebration Saturday morning as the 215 returnees from the UK received a clearance certificate from the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), at their Abuja Isolation Center.

All the returnees, according to the clearance certificate tested NEGATIVE to the Coronavirus.

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Eid-El-Fitr: Bayewu Felicitates With Muslims, Urges Prayer Against COVID-19

Eid-El-Fitr: Bayewu Felicitates With Muslims, Urges Prayer Against COVID-19

News May 24, 2020 at 10:02 am 0 comments

A former senatorial aspirant for Lagos West, Kamal Bayewu has implored Muslims to use the Eid-el-fitr celebration to seek the face of Allah and pray for the end of the COVID-19 pandemic.

While also congratulating Nigerians on the successful completion of the Ramadan fast, Bayewu, former

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Chelsea attacker, Willian, set to quit Stamford Bridge at the end of the season

Chelsea attacker, Willian, set to quit Stamford Bridge at the end of the season

Sport May 23, 2020 at 10:08 am 0 comments

Chelsea star Willian is set to quit Stamford Bridge at the end of the current campaign as he continues to hold out for a three-year deal.
The Brazilian attacker future remains uncertain as he continues to hold out for a three-year deal as against the two- year deal presented to

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Eid-el-Fitr: FG declares May 25, 26 Public Holidays

Eid-el-Fitr: FG declares May 25, 26 Public Holidays

Religion May 21, 2020 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

The Federal Government has declared Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 May, 2020 as Public Holidays to mark this year’s Eid-al-Fitr Celebration.
Director Press and Public Relations in the Ministry of Interior, Mohammed Manga disclosed this in a statement issued Thursday in Abuja on behalf of the Minister, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola.
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6 test positive in 3 English Premier League clubs

Sport May 19, 2020 at 6:58 pm 0 comments

Three English Premier League clubs have returned six positive cases for coronavirus.
This followed the testing of players and staff ahead of a return to training.
“The Premier League can today confirm that, on Sunday 17 May and Monday 18 May, 748 players and club staff were tested for COVID-19,”

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Arsenal taking Lacazette balloon stunt ‘seriously’

Arsenal taking Lacazette balloon stunt ‘seriously’

Sport May 18, 2020 at 10:10 am 0 comments

Alexandre Lacazette could face disciplinary action from Arsenal after the club said they will “seriously” look into an alleged incident involving the striker and a balloon.
Footage, first reported in The Sun newspaper on Saturday, appears to show the 28-year-old with a balloon in his mouth. He is alleged to

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“Real Election Takes Place In The Night, We Just Annouce Results In The Afternoon” – Delta State PDP Chieftain

A special adviser to Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has revealed that elections in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) both at national, state and local levels are determined at night.
Ighoyota Amori who was addressing a PDP gathering in delta State was secretly filmed while bragging that candidates have

Former Governor Gbenga Daniel reacts to multiple murder allegations while in office

Former Ogun state Governor and cheiftain of Labour party, Otunba Gbenga Daniel on the 22nd of July, 2014 granted a no-holds-barred interview to Newspaper and online journalist in Lagos.
The former governor reacted to multiple murder allegations and several violence allegedly perpetuated by him while in office. He brought along

Gov. Rochas Okorocha Dancing Skelewu With Family Members

Governor Rochas Okorocha Saturday 11th October, 2014 gave out his daughter Miss Uju Vanstasia Okorocha to Mr Uzoma Tony Anwuka, the son of the Secretary to the Government of Imo State, Prof Anthony Anwuka.
He entertained guest who were present with skelewu dance steps with all of his family members,