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CACOVID Unveils Over N300b ‘Marshall’ Plan To Rebuild 44 Police Stations, Train 4m Youths

CACOVID Unveils Over N300b ‘Marshall’ Plan To Rebuild 44 Police Stations, Train 4m Youths

News November 26, 2020 at 7:44 am 0 comments

Coalition Alliance Against COVID-19 (CACOVID), comprising the Bankers Committee and major operators in the private sector on Wednesday unveiled a Marshall plan of some sort to help in rebuilding Nigeria.
CACOVID surfaced in March to help in funding Nigeria’s response to COVID-19

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Oyinlola Projecting His Own Fear Of Aregbesola

Oyinlola Projecting His Own Fear Of Aregbesola

News, Politics November 25, 2020 at 6:52 pm 0 comments

 
The counsel of the former governor of Osun, Brig General Olagunsoye Oyinlola (rtd), urging the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, ‘to avoid doing anything that would suggest a plan to make the state ungovernable’ as reported by The Punch of November 25, 2020, is baffling in its gratuitousness.
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Presidential Committee Recommends Re-Opening Of Land Borders

Presidential Committee Recommends Re-Opening Of Land Borders

News November 25, 2020 at 6:27 pm 0 comments

Nigeria is set to re-open its land borders with neigbouring West African countries, following recommendation by a presidential committee on the matter.
Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed  disclosed on on Wednesday in Abuja.
The nation shuts its borders in August 2019 to curtail illegal importation of

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Osun APC Caucus In The National Assembly Cancels Public Lecture

Osun APC Caucus In The National Assembly Cancels Public Lecture

News, Politics November 25, 2020 at 2:18 pm 0 comments

The Osun APC caucus in the National Assembly have decided to call off their public lecture planned to hold on Friday 27th November 2020 following the dust the event has raised.
The legislators have scheduled a public lecture as their own form of contribution to the two years celebration of

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Recession: Nigeria’s Economy Doing Well Compared To Others – Lai Mohammed

Recession: Nigeria’s Economy Doing Well Compared To Others – Lai Mohammed

News November 25, 2020 at 10:50 am 0 comments

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says the Nigerian economy is doing well compared to the economies of South Africa, Russia and other countries in recession.
He said the recession is inevitable due to the global collapse in oil prices occasioned by the coronavirus pandemic.
The minister spoke Wednesday

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EndSARS Protests: 102 killed, 136 Guns Stolen – Adamu

EndSARS Protests: 102 killed, 136 Guns Stolen – Adamu

News November 25, 2020 at 8:07 am 0 comments

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, on Tuesday gave a comprehensive account of the human casualties and property damage that occurred during the #EndSARS protests in October.
He said 102 people died, including 37 policemen who were ‘gruesomely murdered’.
According to him, 196 people were seriously injured.
More frightening, he

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