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    Nov. 30, 2021 Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) has described the public destruction/burning of 20 tons of assorted illicit drugs in Abuja on Tuesday is a further affirmation of the resolve of the anti-narcotic agency to wage a total war against drug abuse and ...
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    November 14, 2021 Senator Anyim Pius Anyim needs no introduction. He is a democrat by badge and banner. He wears his democratic epaulet boldly without pretence. A proud Igbo man, from Ebonyi, he’s without a doubt one of the most nationalistic political figures in Nigeria. Early in life, with neither a godfather nor a political ...
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    The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) said on Tuesday, a total of 638,291 eligible people have taken their first dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria. In its latest update, the NPHCDA noted that more people have continued to receive the vaccine jabs across all states of the country and the Federal ...
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    Another batch of 27 stranded Nigerian girls evacuated from Lebanon by the Federal Government and the Lebanese government, as well as its community in Nigeria arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja on Sunday. Receiving them, Mr Ferdinand Nwonye, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs who represented the Minister for Foreign Affairs, ...
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    The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged the Federal Government to desist from further contemplation, discussions and arrangements to concession major airports in the country. Mr Ayuba Wabba, the NLC President said this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. Wabba said that organised labour condemned the plans by government to concession Nigeria’s major airports. ...
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    A forum of journalists in the south-east Nigeria, known as Izunwanne, has called for the declaration of November 16 as a public holiday in honour of the first President of Nigeria, the late Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe. This was contained in a letter to south-east governors made available to the media on Friday in Yenagoa. The ...
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    Foreign Affairs minister, Geoffrey Onyeama   Evacuation of Nigerians stranded in the U.S. due to the novel coronavirus pandemic is to begin on May 10, according to the Consulate-General of Nigeria in New York. The consulate-general disclosed this in a notice signed by the Consul-General, Mr Benaoyagha Okoyen, on behalf of the Nigerian Missions in ...
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    The Federal Government has taken delivery of a shipment of ventilators and other medical equipment from the United Nations systems in Nigeria to help the country’s fight against the Coronavirus pandemic. The UN Resident Coordinator for Nigeria, Mr Edward Kallon, said in a statement on Wednesday that the shipment included 50 ventilators and other protective ...
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    Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Ogbonnaya Onu   Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation says President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to the infrastructure development of the South-East of the country. Onu stated this during the expanded South-East zonal caucus meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday at Uburu. The meeting ...
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    Former AGF and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke   The Federal Capital Territory High Court has granted the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) permission to detain the former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke (SAN), for another 14 days. Justice Othman Musa on December 20, granted the EFCC an initial 14 ...