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Wed, 03 Jun 2020 05:15:28 GMT
'Country Is Finished If Governors Take Over COVID-19 Battle'
[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Medical Association says Nigeria will be finished if state governors are allowed to take over the COVID-19 battle in the country.

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 13:57:27 GMT
Rohr - I'll Make Eagles Champions of Africa Again
[Vanguard] Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr said he made sacrifices in his new contract with Nigeria in order to guide the country to a fourth Africa Cup of Nations triumph.

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 09:48:16 GMT
Bauchi Deputy Governor Tests Positive for COVID-19
[Premium Times] Baba Tela, the Deputy Governor of Bauchi State, has tested positive to the novel coronavirus, a statement issued by the state government revealed on Wednesday.

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 09:25:00 GMT
COVID-19 Update - Nigeria Reopens Places of Worship, Uganda Schools Stay Shut
[RFI] Some governments across the African continent are cautiously coming out of Covid-19 lockdown, such as Nigeria, which on Tuesday reopened churches and mosques, with social distancing restrictions in place. Others like Uganda are postponing a ret...

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 08:33:15 GMT
812 Health Workers Positive for COVID-19 As Nigeria Climbs to 3rd Highest in Africa
[Daily Trust] A total 812 health workers have tested positive for Covid-19 in the country, 29 of them officials of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.

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

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 05:00:37 +0000
Don’t play politics with revised NASS service conditions, Egwim warns FG
Charles Okonji   A HUMAN rights lawyer, Victor Egwim, has warned that the relevant authorities should desist from playing politics with the implementation of revised National Assembly condition of service, as it will amount to rape of democracy....

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 04:57:01 +0000
How culture can be used as therapy against Covid-19, by Runsewe
Our Reporter   Director-General of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe has advocated the use of culture as a therapy against Covid-19 pandemic. Stressing the potency of culture to address all human challenges, ...

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 04:56:38 +0000
Rape: Mothers urge IGP to hasten action on perpetrators
Tajudeen Adebanjo   THE Criterion, an association of Muslim women in business and professions, has said it felt the pains of mothers of the late Barakat Bello and Uwaila Omozuwa, who were gang-raped and murdered. The women group condemned the ac...

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 04:55:23 +0000
Buhari celebrates Erogbogbo at 90
From Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja   President Muhammadu Buhari has sent congratulatory messages out to renowned business woman and retired teacher, Alhaja Sadiat Erogbogbo, as she celebrated her 90th birthday anniversary. The President commended the n...

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 04:54:42 +0000
70 killed as troops battle bandits in Kaduna forest
 Okodili Ndidi, Abuja   NO fewer than 70 bandits and cattle rustlers terrorising Kaduna State have been killed during a clearance operation by troops in Kachia forest in Chikun Local Government Area of the state. Two of the bandits’ logistics...

Nigeria The Will

Sat, 06 Jun 2020 23:06:07 +0000
Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Spikes Past 12, 000
SAN FRANCISCO, June 6, (THEWILL) – The confirmed coronavirus cases in Nigeria is now at 12, 233 cases after 389 persons tested positive for the disease on Saturday, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, said. Nine new deaths also occur...

Sat, 06 Jun 2020 19:30:15 +0000
George Floyd Death: Thousands Turn Out For UK Anti-racism Protests
Thousands of people have joined anti-racism demonstrations across the UK. The protests, sparked by the death of George Floyd in the US, are being held in cities including London, Manchester, Cardiff, Leicester and Sheffield. In London, protesters kne...

Sat, 06 Jun 2020 18:46:15 +0000
US Accuses China Of Using Floyd Death For Propaganda
The United States on Saturday accused China of using the unrest triggered by the death of George Floyd in police custody to justify denying its own people basic human rights. “As with dictatorships throughout history, no lie is too obscene, so long...

Sat, 06 Jun 2020 07:11:55 +0000
Uti Petitions Police Over Rape Claim
SAN FRANCISCO, June 5, (THEWILL) – A Former Big Brother Africa winner, Uti Nwachukwu, has petitioned the police over an allegation of rape made against him by someone who is believed to be using a pseudo name “Kambili Korie. He shared copies ...

Sat, 06 Jun 2020 06:26:44 +0000
Actor Seun Ajayi Says Sexual Assault Widespread In Nollywood
SAN FRANCISCO, June 05, (THEWILL) – Popular Nollywood actor, Seun Ajayi, says sexual harassment is pervasive in the Nigerian movie industry and wants people in the sector to speak up against the problem instead of remaining silent. In a 5-minut...

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