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Thu, 26 Nov 2020 05:00:04 GMT
Group to Launch 'Why Are Women Dying While Giving Birth in Nigeria?' Report
[Nigeria Health Watch] Africare,Nigeria Health Watch and EpiAFRIC are set to launch a report on the causes of maternal deaths in communities in Nigeria on Monday, 30 November 2020.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 04:52:13 GMT
45,000 People Living With HIV Died in 2019 - UNAIDS
[Premium Times] The World AIDS Day is celebrated December 1 every year to honour the people who have fallen to the disease as well as people living with HIV.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 04:48:22 GMT
Despite Recession, Govt Drags Feet On Reopening of Borders
[Premium Times] Many experts have argued that the government will have to spend its way out, and empower citizens to spend more.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 04:37:47 GMT
How Country Will Exit Recession - Finance Minister
[Daily Trust] The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed, on Wednesday, said the country hopes to quickly exit recession and save her economy through rigorous implementation of the Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP).

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 10:16:23 GMT
Nigeria in 2019 Recorded 'Lowest' Terrorism Violence in Eight Years - Report
[Premium Times] The 2020 Global Terrorism Index, however, ranked Nigeria, for the sixth consecutive time as the third country with the worst impact from terrorism.

Nigeria African Herald Express

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 12:43:09 +0000
It’s unconstitutional to exclude Southeast from the fruits of the $23B loan
By Aloy Ejimakor According to several credible news outlets, the Southeast is excluded from the proceeds of, or the spending plan proposed for the $23B [...]

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 07:49:53 +0000
IPOB: Barrister Ejiofor sues police for N2b over invasion of his house
— Barrister Ifeanyi Ejiofor, a lawyer to the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has filed a suit against Nigeria police over the invasion of his [...]

Mon, 09 Dec 2019 12:55:51 +0000
Barr. Ifeanyi Ejiofor takes his case to the public
– 9th December, 2019 The High Commissioner, British High Commission, Plot 1075, Diplomatic Drive, Central Business District Area, Garki-Abuja. Dear Sir, RE: BLOODY INVASION OF [...]

Tue, 08 Oct 2019 06:30:44 +0000
Creation of 36 States created problems for Nigeria – Ralph Obioha
— Chief Ralph Obioha is a Second Republic member of the House of Representatives and a chieftain of the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO). In this [...]

Nigeria National Mirror

Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:52:39 +0000
NTA Engineers Spotted Struggling To Fix Their Equipment At UYO Stadium
See Photos of  NTA Engineers at the UYO Stadium struggling to fix their equipment to get better angles to view the match between Nigeria and Benin Republic which ended 2-1 … The post NTA Engineers Spotted Struggling To Fix Their Equipment At ...

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 08:22:25 +0000
Linda Ikeji And Dad Hangout With Femi Otedola At DJ Cuppy Gala
Popular blogger Linda Ikeji and her father step out in style as she takes her dad as her date to Dj cuppy foundation Cuppy gold gala in Abuja. They were … The post Linda Ikeji And Dad Hangout With Femi Otedola At DJ Cuppy Gala appeared first o...

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:35:16 +0000
Man Stabs Commercial Sex Worker To Death Over Payment
The Lagos state police command have arrested one Babatunde Damilare, for stabbing a commercial sex worker, Elochukwu, to death over price of sex. Bala Elkana, the spokeperson of the state … The post Man Stabs Commercial Sex Worker To Death Ove...

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:32:57 +0000
LAWMA Appeals To Residents To Patronize PSP Operators
The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has called on residents to properly dispose of their domestic wastes by bagging them and patronizing assigned PSP operators.  The Managing Director of LAWMA, … The post LAWMA Appeals To Residen...

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:29:26 +0000
Do not resign your position, Yoruba elders tell Osinbajo
In an interview with The Punch, the Secretary-General of the YCE, Dr Kunle Olajide said it was obvious that some persons were “seriously” working against the Vice President, saying the … The post Do not resign your position, Yoruba elders ...

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Nigeria The Nation

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 09:20:45 +0000
Court orders Rep to produce Maina’s fleeing son within nine days
By Eric Ikhilae, Abuja Ndume’s bail request for hearing Thursday Lawyers dumps Maina, applies to quit trial A Federal High Court in Abuja has given a House of Representatives member, Umar Sani Dan Galadima up till December 4 to produce Faisal, ...

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 09:06:26 +0000
Shops, transformer razed in Anambra diesel tanker explosion
By Emma Elekwa, Onitsha An electric transformer and shops were on Wednesday night razed in a fire explosion involving a diesel laden tanker in Agulu, Aniocha Local Government Area of Anambra state. The tanker reportedly crashed near a petrol station ...

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 09:00:31 +0000
COVID-19: Baby boom looms in Niger State
By December 2020 and January 2021, it is expected that there will be a baby boom in Niger State as a result of large numbers of women that were stuck at home with partners but also lost access to family planning due to COVID-19 restrictions. JUSTINA ...

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 08:10:23 +0000
Kanu’s family raises alarm over soldiers presence
By Eric Ikhilae, Abuja and Sunny Nwankwo, Umuahia The family of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday raised the alarm over the presence of soldiers in its village, Isiama Afaraukwu in Umuahia North...

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 08:10:14 +0000
Abuja school honours NNPC/SNEPCO scholar
By Sanni Onogu, Abuja Seventeen-year-old NNPC/SNEPCO scholar, Miss Ulan Sylvia Andrew, has been celebrated for scoring straight A1 in the 2020 West African Examinations Council (WAEC) Senior School Certificate Examination. The management of an Abuja-...

Nigeria The Will

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:45:26 +0000
The Enigmatic Maradona
There are not that many individuals to whom the term “Larger than Life” applies based on the lives they have led. Among the very few that this can be applied to, fewer still can come close to the legend that was Diego Armando Maradona. The name ...

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:29:59 +0000
Hope For Nigeria As Oil Rises Above $48
SAN FRANCISCO, November 25, (THEWILL) – The international oil benchmark, Brent crude, rose above $48 per barrel on Wednesday, signalling hope for oil-dependent countries like Nigeria. Brent, against which Nigerian’s oil is priced, rose for a...

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:29:49 +0000
COVID-19: African Airlines To Lose $2bn In 2020 – IATA
SAN FRANCISCO, November 25, (THEWILL) – International Air Transport Association (IATA) has stated that the aviation industry in Africa will lose $2 billion in 2020 while global losses is expected to drop deeper at $118.5 billion in 2020. This ...

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:29:05 +0000
Nigeria Needs N1tn For Efficient Electricity Transmission – TCN
SAN FRANCISCO, November 25, (THEWILL) – The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has stated that Nigeria requires nothing less than N1tn to effectively wheel electricity through the national grid. The Executive Director, Transmission Service ...

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:27:54 +0000
Inflation: Food Prices Soared In October – NBS
SAN FRANCISCO, November 25, (THEWILL) – Prices of food items soared in October according to a report by National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) released on Wednesday. According to its selected food price watch for the month under review, the avera...

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