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Buhari directs minister to submit progress report on local vaccines production in May

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Health Osagie Ehanire to submit a progress report on the indigenous production of vaccines next month. He...

NG CARES: Kwara set to deploy 1,025 youths across LGAs

By Dare Akogun THE Kwara State Labour Intensive Public Workfare (LIPW), under the Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG-CARES) Intervention Programme, is set...

Number of poor Nigerians to increase to 95 million in 2022 — Report

THE World Bank has said the number of poor Nigerians is expected to increase from the predicted 90 million to 95.1 million in 2022...
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Ebonyi: Consultants resignations hit teaching hospital amidst multimillion naira intervention projects

MEDICAL Consultants at the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakliki (FETHA), Ebonyi State have joined the wave of mass resignations of health experts, discarding the federal...

COVID-19: Nigeria records 51 new cases as NGOs seek end to vaccine monopoly

NIGERIA recorded 51 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), which posted the update on its...

Dry taps: Uncompleted N493.6m water project gives Akanu residents sleepless nights

Nkechiyere Nonye sells food items just by the dusty, sloppy earth road close to the moribund Abia State Water Board in Akanu Ohafia, Ohafia...
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Benue: Consultants, others resign, shun new equipment at Makurdi FMC for overseas jobs 

THE Federal Medical Centre, Makurdi, Benue State, is currently struggling to retain its consultants and other employees. The ICIR reports that despite acquiring a new set...

Nigerian minister tests positive for COVID-19

THE Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Muhammad Bello has tested positive for COVID-19.  His Chief Press Secretary Anthony Ogunleye broke the news in...

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Insecurity: 287 people killed in Southeast in 5 months

TWO hundred and eight-five people have died due to insecurity in the last five months in the southeast region...

Shuaib Yaman emerges PDP gubernatorial candidate in Kwara state 

By Dare Akogun SHUAIB Abdullahi Yaman has emerged as the gubernatorial candidate of the People's Democratic Party, PDP in Kwara...

Monkeypox is endemic in Nigeria. But surveillance isn’t what it should be

Oyewale Tomori, Nigerian Academy of Science There has been an outbreak of monkeypox cases in a number of countries that...

Makinde, Adediran emerge PDP’s guber candidates in Oyo, Lagos

OYO State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has emerged winner of the governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Makinde polled...

Insecurity: Soludo declares curfew in Anambra, bans okada, keke in eight LGAs

GOVERNOR of Anambra State Chukwuma Soludo has declared a curfew in the state. Soludo also banned motorcycles, popularly known as...
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