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President Buhari To Address Nigerians In Live Broadcast By 8pm

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President Muhammadu Buhari will address the nation Monday, April 27, 2020, at 8 pm. In a statement on Monday afternoon, signed by Presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, the president is expected to speak to Nigerians on the current Coronavirus Lockdown in place. President Buhari’s live broadcast today will be aired on television, radio and other electronic ….  Read More

Unknown Gunmen Kill Vigilante Leader In Kogi

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Unknown gunmen, on Sunday, killed the Vigilante Group Chairman of Egume community in Dekina local government area of Kogi state at Efakwu-Egume. According to family sources, the vigilante boss, Attah Isah, his assailants who had been trailing his movements later confronted him at the front of his house at Efakwu area in Egume at about ….  Read More

BREAKING: Jigawa records first COVID-19 case

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The Jigawa State Government has announced a lockdown as the state has recorded first COVID-19 case in Kazaure Local Government.     Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar disclosed this to newsmen in Dutse on Sunday.   He explained that the victim returned from Lagos and was isolated for weeks and his samples returned positive.     ….  Read More

NEWSCOVID-19: FCTA releases new guidelines on lockdown in Abuja, bans okada

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  The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has released new guidelines on the cessation of movement in the FCT following a review of the effects and level of compliance of the lockdown of Abuja.     This is part of measures to contain the spread of COVID 19 in the FCT.   A statement made ….  Read More

Journalists should ensure factual reporting of coronavirus, says IPC

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    Lagos State Chapter of the International Press Centre (IPC) has urged journalists to ensure factual and accurate reporting of the COVID-19 pandemic by verifying the sources, even if they emanate from experts.   It also advised journalists to eschew bias and avoid presenting their opinions as facts, insisting that stories must be fair, ….  Read More

Climate change could cause sudden extinctions through 21st century

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    The researchers believe there could be severe ecological disruption in the coming decades, and the first waves could already be happening.   According to  lead author Dr Alex Pigot: “We found that climate change risks to biodiversity don’t increase gradually. Instead, as the climate warms, within a certain area most species will be ….  Read More

#COVID19: Pastors Sue Kenyan Government For Banning Church Services

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Following the Coronavirus lockdown put in place to halt the spread of the deadly disease, three pastors have sued Kenyan government for stopping church services from operating. This was revealed by Justice James Makau of The High Court on Friday. Makau revealed that three pastors, Don Mutugi Majau, Joan Miriti, and Alex Gichunge sued the ….  Read More

#COVID19 Will Not Overcome UK – Queen Elizabeth

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Queen Elizabeth II, has sent a message of hope to British citizens as the country continues to fight the Coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 has killed 9,875 Britons since its outbreak in Wuhan, China. As at Saturday, the United Kingdom recorded 78,991 cases of Coronavirus. Queen Elizabeth II, in her Easter message on Saturday, said Coronavirus will ….  Read More

#COVID19: Medical Experts Says Smoking Weed Increases Risk Of Complications

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According to medical professionals and pulmonary experts, marijuana/weed smokers, people with Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other chronic lung diseases, as well as people with moderate-to-severe asthma are among those at high risk for severe complications after contracting coronavirus. According to CNN, medical experts stressed that even occasional smoking of marijuana can increase your ….  Read More

COVID-19: Rep Member Asuku Bello Distributes Food, Sanitary Materials

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By Jamiu Habeeb. The lawmaker representing the people of Adavi/Okehi Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Engr Joseph Asuku Bello has kick-started door to door and radio sensitization campaign in a bid to curb the spread of Coronavirus pandemic. The lawmaker, known for his hard work and promptness towards the yearning and aspiration of ….  Read More

Rape Allegation: Publisher Calls for Arrest, Prosecution of Kogi Commissioner

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The publisher of The Policy & Lawmaker Magazine, Prince Friday Ogungbemi has called for the arrest and prosecution of Kogi State Commissioner for Water Resources, Abdulmumin Danga over allegations that he abducted, batter and rape a beauty queen in the state. Ogungbemi called on Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello to suspend Danga from the ….  Read More

Edo Man Returns Wife To Her Parents , Says Her Virginal Is Too Wide — Metro — Nigeria

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Edo Man Returns Wife To Her Parents , Says Her Virginal Is Too Wide — Metro — Nigeria Everybody was in shock yesterday at Ebelle community in Edo state as a man returns his wife to her parents saying the woman’s virgina will swallow him up if nothing is done about it. The community was ….  Read More

NUC uncovers 100 fake professors in varsities

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The National Universities Commission has said it has uncovered about 100 fake professors across Nigerian universities. The NUC Executive Secretary, Prof Abubakar Rasheed, stated this in the November edition of the commission’s bulletin, obtained by our correspondent. The ES noted that the commission published the details of the fake professors on its website and also ….  Read More

BREAKING NEWS Kogi State Government relieves appointees of posts

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BREAKING NEWS Kogi State Government relieves appointees of posts Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has sacked some political appointees in its cabinet and directed all of them to hand over government properties in their possession to the most senior officer in their establishments. A statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr ….  Read More

‘Adeyemi Will Remain My Political Wife’, His Victory Is Temporal – Melaye

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The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Kogi West senatorial district election, Senator Dino Melaye, has insisted that he won the poll. He stated this on Sunday, a day after he lost his bid to remain in the Senate to Senator Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Despite suffering a ….  Read More

Kogi West Election: I Will Go To Court – Dino Melaye

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Senator Dino Melaye on Saturday said he will go to court to challenge the outcome of the Kogi West Senatorial Election over what he termed as fraud. Melaye, after casting his vote, said if the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) did not review the initial poll, he would head to court. According to him, “What ….  Read More

NNPC records N4.26 billion trading surplus in one month

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, declared a trading surplus of N4.26 billion in its operations for the month of July 2019. In a statement on its Monthly Financial and Operations Report for July 2019, the NNPC disclosed that amount recorded as trading surplus in the month of July represented an increase of 8.7 ….  Read More

NNPC raises the alarm over pipeline vandalism

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has raised the alarm on the increasing menace of oil pipeline vandalism which hit a record high of 228 pulverized points in July. The corporation disclosed on its July Monthly Financial and Operations Report (MFOR) released in Abuja on Wednesday. It noted that the breached lines represented an increase ….  Read More