COVID-19: FG Shuts Down Aminu Kano, Akanu Ibiam, Port Harcourt International Airport

By Genevieve Okafor The federal government  has on Friday announced the shut down of  Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano, Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, and Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa following the recent outbreak of coronavirus in the country.The Minister

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Coronavirus: Yobe Monarch Calls For Special Prayer

Hassan Jirgi, Damaturu Emir of Fika and chairman Yobe State Council of Chiefs, Dr Muhammad Ibn Abali Muhammad Idrissa has appeal to Yobe communities to embark on special prayers against the recent spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). The Monarch who spoke

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Gas Shortage Hinders Electricity Generation By 3,568MW – Report

Cyril Ogar Electricity Generation Companies (GenCos) comprising gas-fired and hydro stations said they could not generate 3,568 megawatts of electricity on Wednesday due to unavailability of gas. This information was made known in a daily energy report by the Advisory

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Coronavirus: Senator Oseni Calls For Suspension Of Nationwide ICT Training For Civil Servants

In line with the Federal Government’s directive to limit gatherings as one of the measures to curtail the spread of COVID-19, the Chairman, Senate Committee on ICT/Cybercrime, Senator Yakubu Oseni has called for suspension of free ICT/cybercrime training for civil

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Diamond Platnumz’s Manager Tests Positive To Coronavirus

Lois Effiong Popular Tanzanian singer, Diamond Platnumz’s manager, Sallam Sharaf, has tested positive to coronavirus. Sharif took to his Instagram page to confirm he was tested positive and has been placed under mandatory quarantine. The number of positive cases of

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Rapper Mwana Tests Positive To Coronavirus

Lois Effiong Popular rapper Mwana FA, disclosed that he tested positive to COVID-19 on his Instagram page after undergoing test. He told his fans that he is presently doing well and has not had contact with his kids. This news

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Why We Need Mandatory Election Debate – Sen Buhari

Abdul Lateef Taiwo Bill to make election debate compulsory in Nigeria has scaled second reading in the Senate Senator Abdulfatai Buhari, Oyo North who sponsored the bill while addressing the reporters in the National Assembly Press Corps said that the

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Bauchi records 43 Lassa fever cases, 16 deaths

By Hassan Jirgi, Bauchi The Bauchi State Surveillance Support Officer (BSSO) at Lassa fever camp of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Dr. Suleiman Lawal, has said that 43 cases of the disease and 16 deaths have been recorded

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Coronavirus: Company Boosts Health Delivery In Rivers

Joe Ezuma, Port Harcourt The fFight  against the ravaging Coronavirus disease and other epidemic diseases by the Rivers State Government got strong fillip on Friday with the inauguration of an ultramodern Health centre  at Oginigba community  in Port Harcourt Oginigba community is in

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COVID-19: INEC Postpones Senatorial By-elections

Jonathan Ipaa The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has shifted the senatorial by-elections for Bayelsa, Imo and Plateau states for the fear of the rampaging Coronavirus. The Commission had received notification for vacancies in Bayelsa Central and West, Imo North

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