Price Of Cooking Gas Increased In December — NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price for refilling a five-kilogram cylinder of cooking gas increased to N1,949.75 in December 2020 from N1,947.47 in November. The bureau said this in its “Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) Price Watch” for December 2020. The NBS said the price for refilling 5kg cylinder of cooking […]

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Gunmen Kill 2, Kidnapped 48 Others In Katsina Villages

At least two people were reportedly killed and 48 others abducted in a series of attacks carried out by suspected bandits in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State. A community leader who spoke to Daily Trust in confidence said the suspected bandits were in Daurawa village Friday night where they killed two and abducted […]

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Domestic violence: Taraba Assembly proposes strict penalty against offenders

Following the widespread of domestic violence and violence against vulnerable sections in the country, a Bill prohibiting violence and discrimination against vulnerable individuals in the state has passed the first reading at the Taraba State House of Assembly. Speaker of the House and sponsor of the Bill Dr Joseph Albasu Kunini who who disclosed this […]

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US election: Joe Biden reveals plans for healthcare, American families

Joe Biden, the United States President-Elect, has outlined his plan for the country’s health sector. Biden promised to take off the burden care on American families, when he assumes office on January 20, 2021. The Democratic Party’s candidate in the US presidential election disclosed this in a series of tweets on his verified Twitter handle […]

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Zazzau Emirate: Kaduna Electric Chairman charges citizens to rally round Emir

The Chairman, Board of Directors of Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company, Yusuf Hamisu Abubakar, has charged the sons and daughters of of Zazzau Emirate to rally round the new Emir, His Royal Highness, Ambassador Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli, for the rapid progress, advancement and development of Zazzau Emirate in particular and Kaduna State in general. In a […]

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#EndSARS protest: Oyetola calls for calm, assures of government’s intervention

Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun has appealed to the people of the state to exercise restraints in the course of protesting against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, saying that government was already responding to their outcry. Oyetola, in a statement by the state Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation,  Funke Egbemode, on Saturday in Osogbo, urged […]

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World mental health day: Obaseki advocates broader stakeholders’ engagement

Governor Godwin Obaseki has advocated a broader stakeholders’ engagement and more investments into the health sector so as to appropriately respond to mental and other health issues. Obaseki made the call on Saturday in Benin in his message to commemorate the World Mental Health Day. “The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic dealt a huge blow to our […]

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Osinbajo confers with IG, others on SARS

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has met with the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, Director-General, Department of State Services,  Yusuf Bichi and Executive Secretary, National Human Rights Commission, Tony Ojukwu. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement in Abuja said that the meeting was held on Friday, to determine the next steps toward addressing concerns of […]

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