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COVID-19: Why Nigeria slipped into fourth wave

ON Monday, December 20, the Nigerian government announced that the country had plunged into the fourth wave of COVID-19. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control...

How Nigeria lost nearly 300 working days to hospital strikes in eight years 

INCESSANT strikes by doctors and other health workers working in Federal Government-run hospitals in Nigeria resulted in loss of about 300 working days between...

Lassa fever kills doctor, pregnant woman in Nasarawa

NIGERIA has recorded two new deaths from Lassa fever. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in a statement mailed to The ICIR...

Nigeria blames donors, manufacturers for expiration of one million COVID-19 vaccines

THE Nigerian government has blamed donors and manufacturers for the expiration of a large percentage of its COVID-19 vaccines. Reacting to a report by Reuters on Wednesday that...

COVID-19: Nigeria records three more cases of Omicron 

THE Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed three additional cases of Omicron, the new variant of COVID-19. There are now six Omicron cases...

Nigerian government approves COVID-19 booster jab

THE Nigerian government has approved the administration of booster jab to protect citizens against COVID-19. The government approved the jab through the Presidential Steering Committee,...

1.6 million Nigerians living with HIV on treatment – NACA DG 

THE Director-General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS Gambo Aliyu, says Nigeria doubled the number of people receiving treatment for HIV/AIDS within the...

COVID-19: ICIR reporter wins award as experts harp on sustained reporting

THE ICIR's Senior Investigative Reporter Marcus Fatunmole has won the ANHEJ President's Award 2021. He was declared winner of the Online Media Category award at the two-day...

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Drug importation: Court adjourns trial against 7 Indians, others till Jan 21

A Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos, has adjourned till tomorrow, January 21, hearing in a case the Nigerian...

Future Today Institute launches survey on journalism’s future

THE Future Today Institute (FTI) invites journalists worldwide to its Global Survey on the Future of Journalism. The survey will help...

Missing arms not peculiar to Police alone -Wase

DEPUTY Speaker of the House Of Representatives Idris Wase said the issue of missing arms might not be limited...

Abdulsalami warns against fuel price hike as NEC proposes N302 per litre

AMID concerns that the Nigerian government is considering a National Economic Council (NEC) committee report that recommended hiking the...

How Sanwo-Olu purchased trains abandoned by US state

THE Lagos State government has received commendation for signing a deal with Talgo, a US-based Spanish company, for the...
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