Nigerian government frees 7,813 inmates to curb coronavirus spread in correctional centres

The federal government says 7,813 inmates have so far been released from the Nigeria Correctional Service Centres across the country since the outbreak of COVID-19 to curb the spread of the virus among inmates. Abubakar Malami, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice said this on Tuesday in Abuja, to celebrate the achievement […]

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Nigeria’s central bank ‘devalues’ Naira again

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Tuesday adjusted the value of the naira to exchange to the dollar at N381, as parts of measures to converge the nation’s multiple exchange rates and ensure stability. Although the CBN has not officially made its position known, data obtained on the website of FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange on […]

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Hoodlums vandalize pipeline at Aboru over fuel theft

The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, has said that hoodlums have vandalized pipeline at Aboru, Iyan-Ipaja, for fuel theft. Oke-Osanyintolu disclosed this to newsmen on Wednesday, adding that the LASEMA’s Response Team (LRT) discovered the unlawful operation in Lagos. He said that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) had been […]

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CITY GATE MINNA – CHANCHAGA ROAD TO WEAR A NEW LOOK……

AS GOVERNOR ABUBAKAR SANI BELLO DIRECTS THE IMMEDIATE MOBILIZATION OF A CONSTRUCTION COMPANY TO SITE In matching words to action, the City Gate Minna – Chanchaga road that has been in bad state for sometimes, is about to wear a new look as Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has directed the State Infrastructure […]

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NSITF: Ngige replies to abuse of office allegation

Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen Chris Ngige has responded to allegation leveled against him by the Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Finance, James Faleke on the ongoing saga between the Minister and the management of the Nigeria Social Insurance Fund (NSITF). Mr. Faleke on Tuesday while contributing to a motion accused Sen. Ngige […]

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Yobe govt threatens to sack officials who refuse to wear face masks

The Chairman of Yobe State COVID-19 committee, who is also the Deputy Governor, Alhaji Idi Barde Gubana has warned the Director of Personal Management of the local government that anyone who is not wearing a face mask should be removed from office. Gubana gave the warning during the inauguration of the Chairmen of local government […]

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Why Senate didn’t declare Orji Kalu’s seat vacant – Lawan

Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has said that Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu’s seat in the Senate was not declared vacant because it was the right thing to do. Lawan made the comment on Tuesday when he received some leaders of thought from Abia. Kalu was the Senate Chief Whip when a Lagos court sentenced him to […]

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Ibrahim Magu: Don’t do to him what he did to others – Ozekhome begs Buhari, Nigerians

Human rights lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN, has pleaded with Nigerians and those in authority, not to accord Ibrahim Magu, the suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, the same shameless media trial as he (Magu) did with most public officers accused of corruption. The Senior Advocate of Nigeria also said […]

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House Reps refute reports that 50 lawmakers tested positive for COVID-19

The House of Representatives has described as “fake news” and “gross misinformation”, the reports that over 50 lawmakers tested positive for coronavirus. There were publications on Tuesday [Not from Daily Post] that over 50 lawmakers allegedly tested positive for COVID-19. But the Spokesman for the House of Representatives, Rep. Benjamin Kalu, in a statement Wednesday […]

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