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Rivers Goes Into Another Lockdown By January Over Covid-19

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, says he will re-impose lockdown beginning from January as the number of coronavirus cases surge in the State. He gave hint of imminent second phase of lockdown amid rising cases of COVID-19 during

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Covid-19: Another Stay-at-home Order Begins Dec 23

The Federal Government on Tuesday ordered civil servants from grade level 12 and below to stay at home for five weeks. Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, HOCSF, made this known in a circular in

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Electronic Transaction Volumes Increased 67% During Lockdown — Emefiele

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, has said that electronic transaction volumes increased by about 67 per cent during the COVID-19 lockdown with increased transactions at agent networks. This is contained in a

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Second Phase Of Covid-19 Lockdown: Nigerians Speak

With fears that the country might go into another phase of COVID-19 lockdown. What is your advice to the government? AljazirahNigeria DEBORAH ABIODUN and AYOMIDE ALAGBE went round the city of Abuja to get the response of Nigerians. PRECIOUS SYLVESTER,

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Analyzing Economic Prospects Of Another Lockdown

As economy suffers an estimated N700bn loss By Cyril Ogar For over two weeks, Nigerians have seen protests like never before. Without taking sides with either part of the standoff, emotions, euphoria and sometimes unfounded principles seem to have become

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Exempt Essential Service Providers From Curfew, IGP Directs Personnel

The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu, has directed Zonal Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGs) and Commissioners of Police (CPs) to exempt essential service providers from movement restriction order. This was contained in a statement by the

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35 Days After Lockdown, FCT Edges Back To Life

…Resident throngs Banks, Private owners business open, Hustling Soar Joel Ajayi Government offices, banks, private owned businesses, and some activities are gradually coming alive in the Capital City of Nigeria after a 35-day of lockdown. Though, educational institutions, recreation centers,

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MAPOLY lecturers lock down school over ‘imminent mass sack’

The Academic Staff ‎Union of Polytechnics, Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta, on Tuesday began an indefinite strike over alleged plans to sack the workforce of the institution to pave way for employment of staff for the newly-established university. The National University

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