Edo Elections: Obaseki Not A Threat To APC, Says Oshiomhole

Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said that Governor Godwin Obaseki, who is the flagbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the coming Edo Governorship elections, is not a threat to his party.

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COVID-19: Lagos State Discharges 37 More Recovered Patients

    Thirty seven more recovered COVID-19 patients were on Sunday discharged by the Lagos State Government.  This is according to the State Governor Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu who said they were discharged after testing negative to the virus. While giving a breakdown of the figure, he said they are 15 females and 22 males including … Continue reading COVID-19: Lagos State Discharges 37 More Recovered Patients

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Kano Exco Okays Jamb Centres For Five Emirates, ICT Council

The Kano state Executive Council has approved the establishment of Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Computer Based Testing Centres (CBTCs) in the five Emirates Councils as zonal offices and 44 Local Government Areas in the state.

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Southern Kaduna Killings: Christians Declare One Month Prayer, Fasting

The Christian Association of Nigeria in Kaduna State has held a non-denominational prayer and fasting rally to seek for God's intervention on the incessant attacks by gunmen in some communities in the southern part of the state.

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Iran Sanctions Aide To Ex-US National Security Adviser Goldberg

  Iran said on Sunday it has sanctioned an ex-aide to a former US national security adviser who is a senior member of the Washington-based Foundation for Defense of Democracies. Richard Goldberg, who served as an aide to John Bolton, was sanctioned over “being actively involved in economic terrorism against the interests of Iran’s government … Continue reading Iran Sanctions Aide To Ex-US National Security Adviser Goldberg

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Taraba Only State In Nigeria Yet To Report Death From COVID-19 – NCDC

      Despite the rising number of COVID-19 infections in Nigeria with 878 deaths,  Taraba is the only state in the country yet to record a single fatality from the virus. Data from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) as of Saturday, August 1st, 2020, indicated that the West Africa country’s COVID-19 infections … Continue reading Taraba Only State In Nigeria Yet To Report Death From COVID-19 – NCDC

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Ogun Govt Clarifies Requirements For COVID-19 Test For Students

The Ogun State Government has hinted that presentation of a COVID-19 free certificate by SS3 students will form a major prerequisite for allowing them into boarding schools across the state, as those schools are expected to be reopened from Monday.

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Killings: Nasarawa Gov Orders Community Leaders To Fish Out Criminals

The Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule has asked leaders of Udege chiefdom to fish out the killers of Mr Amos Ewa Obere, the traditional ruler of Odu community in Nasarawa Local Government Area of the state.

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Loan: Atiku Says Buhari, APC Owe Nigerians Apology

Former Vice President and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election, Atiku Abubakar, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to apologise to Nigerians over what he described as reckless borrowing by the administration and how the terms of such loans could compromise the future of the country.

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India Bootleg Alcohol Death Toll Rises To 98 As Families Mourn

      The death toll from a toxic bootleg alcohol scandal in the north Indian state of Punjab rose to 98 Sunday, officials and reports said. Police have arrested 25 people so far over the worsening tragedy, which starting coming to light late last week, the Press Trust of India news agency said. Hundreds … Continue reading India Bootleg Alcohol Death Toll Rises To 98 As Families Mourn

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