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Abuja Leads In COVID-19 Cases For Second Successive Day

Abuja Leads In COVID-19 Cases For Second Successive Day

Health November 26, 2020 at 7:36 am 0 comments

Abuja, Nigeria’s federal capital posted a second day highest daily count for COVID-19, beating again Lagos, the epicentre.
According to latest data released Wednesday night by the NCDC, Abuja logged 53 new cases out of the 198 reported for the entire Nigeria.
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Rivers Warns Principals, Teachers Against Illegal Fees

Education November 25, 2020 at 11:01 am 0 comments

The Rivers State Government has warned principals and headteachers against collecting illegal fees, saying anyone found culpable will be punished in accordance with extant laws.
The state Commissioner for Education, Prof. Kaniye Ebeku, handed down the warning in a statement issued in Port Harcourt on Tuesday and made available to

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Diogu Leads D’Tigers At AfroBasket Tourney, Ezeli Out

Diogu Leads D’Tigers At AfroBasket Tourney, Ezeli Out

Sport November 25, 2020 at 8:38 am 0 comments

D’Tigers coach, Mike Brown, has named long-serving captain Ike Diogu and point guard Ben Uzoh in his 12-man roster for the 2021 Afrobasket qualifiers, which dunk off in Kigali, Rwanda on Wednesday (today).
The Afrobasket qualifiers are billed to hold from November 25 to 29 at the Kigali Arena.
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Nigeria Posts Lowest COVID-19 Cases In Months

Nigeria Posts Lowest COVID-19 Cases In Months

Health November 24, 2020 at 7:29 am 0 comments

Nigeria posted one death and just 56 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, one of the lowest daily confirmed cases, in months
On Saturday the NCDC reported 246 cases and on Sunday 155.
Monday’s caseload saw Lagos, the epicentre fading out with just six cases.
The state with cumulative 22,968

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Two Nigerian Referees Selected For Women’s World Cup

Two Nigerian Referees Selected For Women’s World Cup

Sport November 23, 2020 at 10:39 am 0 comments

The world football governing body, FIFA has pre-selected two Nigerian referees to officiate at the 2023 Women’s World Cup, which will be co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand.
Ndidi Madu and Mimisen Iyorhe were among 156 referees and assistant referees selected from all over the world.
The 2023 Women’s World

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Ekiti Govt Sacks Sports Council Chairman

Ekiti Govt Sacks Sports Council Chairman

Sport November 22, 2020 at 1:17 pm 0 comments

The Ekiti State Government has terminated the appointment of Isaac Ayodele as the Chairman of the state sports council with immediate effect.
This was contained in a letter exclusively obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Ado-Ekiti.
The letter, dated November 19, was signed by the Secretary

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