Ebonyi schools to resume Jan.18

EBONYI Government has directed schools across the state to resume for the continuation of the first term of the 2020 /2021 academic...

Oyo gemstone market ‘ll attract foreign investments – Minister

FEDERAL government is to commence the construction of an international gem stones market in Ibadan, Oyo State capital.  ...

NECO releases 2020 SSCE results

THE National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the internal Senior Secondary School Examination (SSCE) results with a two per cent increase of...

Cleric commends Obiano’s COVID-19 efforts

THE prelate, Living Spring Word, Rev. Dr. M.O. Ifediba has commended the grim efforts of the governor of Anambra State, Dr. Willie...

Cost of closing schools devastating – UNICEF

THE United Nations Children's Fund warns that closure of schools due to the COVID-19 pandemic will impact negatively on the development, safety...

20% of Nigeria’s COVID-19 vaccines to be donated – Akabueze

DIRECTOR-General, Budget Office, Ben Akabueze says Nigeria is expected to receive donations of COVID-19 vaccine that will cover 20 percent of its...

S’Africa police arrest thousands for facemasks offence

SOUTH African Government says the country's Police Force has arrested more than 7,000 people caught without face masks in public since the...

COVID-19: FCT demolishes wrestling arenas, arrests 25 violators

FEDERAL Capital Territory Administration has demolished five local wrestling and drama theatres popularly called 'Gidan Drama' and 'Gidan Dembe.'
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Ortom urges Benue citizens to take COVID-19 test, observe protocols

BENUE State Governor, Samuel Ortom has advised the people of the State to go for test and know their COVID-19 status. This...

COVID-19 misinformation threatens public health – Experts

PUBLIC health experts have warned misinformation spread by government MPs in Australia constitutes a threat to successful fight against coronavirus and vaccine...

YouTube joins other online platforms in suspending Trump

U-TUBE has temporarily suspended US President Donald Trump's channel and removed a video for violating its policy against inciting violence, joining other...

Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 3m

THE number of confirmed COVID-19 cases on the African continent reached 3,107,979.   A release issued by Africa Centres...

FG disburses ₦123b to states

THE Federal Government has disbursed ₦123.348billion (USD324.6million) to states under its States Fiscal Transparency Accountability and Sustainability (SFTAS) Programme for Results.

Anambra to introduce recycling in waste mgt

ANAMBRA State is set to introduce recycling in the state's waste management and control policies.   Managing Director Anambra...

Adinuba calls for people, govt collaboration in anti-pandemic campaign

ANAMBRA State Commissioner for Information and Public enlightenment, Mr. C Don Adinub, has called on the people of the state to assist...

COVID-19: WHO rules out herd immunity as unlikely

WORLD Health Organisation (WHO) scientists have warned that mass vaccinations would not bring about herd immunity to the raging COVID-19 pandemic this...

FG signs over $1.9b agreement for Nigeria-Niger Republic rail-line

THE Federal Government has signed an agreement for the construction of $1.959 billion rail project that would terminate in the Niger Republic.

Tokyo Olympics debunks cancellation rumour

TOKYO Olympics organisers have debunked insinuations in some quarters that the forthcoming Games would be cancelled. The rebuttal was...

Anambra legislature commends Obiano, church partnership

ANAMBRA House of Assembly has commended Gov. Willie Obiano's partnership with churches in the state, saying it has resulted in cordial relationship...

Anambra to cover more people under ASHIA

MORE ndi Anambra will be covered under the state health policy introduced by the Gov. Willie Obiano-led administration. Executive...

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Two policemen die on way to pick colleague’s corpse

TWO police officers and one other person died in a motor accident that occurred along the Ajaokuta-Ojodu-Ayingba road in Kogi State yesterday.

Telcoms deny blocking SIM cards ahead NIN deadline

MOBILE network operators in Nigeria have dismissed claims by subscribers that their SIM cards are being blocked before the deadline set for...

Buhari, Obiano, others honour fallen heroes

THE sacrifices of the fallen heroes are celebrated.   “It is a very special day. It is day made...

Anambra Speaker lauds ex-servicemen’s dedication, patriotism

SPEAKER of Anambra State House of Assembly, Uche Okafor, has lauded veteran Nigerian servicemen for their dedication and patriotism.
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US colleges rescind honorary degrees awarded to Trump

FOLLOWING the attack on the United States Capitol, several colleges in United States have rescinded the honorary degrees they awarded to President...

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