Nigeria to Cover Logistics Cost for Free COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID-19: Beware of Fake Vaccines – NAFDAC

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has warned that fake COVID-19, vaccines can cause “covid-like” diseases and other chronicle ailments. Mojisola Adeyeye, Director-General of the agency disclosed this during a media briefing today, in Abuja. She stated that no government establishment or agencies should order the vaccines without confirming from […]

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RVSG lauds media organisation for role in good governance

DANKWANBO TO COMMISSION BOLO INTERNAL ROADS TOMORROW

The former Governor of Gombe State, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwanbo, will be a guest of Governor Nyesom Wike as he commissions Bolo Internal Roads tomorrow at 11a.m. Bolo Internal Roads will be the Eleventh project under the NEW Rivers Vision to be commissioned this year. Other projects earlier commissioned include, Sime-Nonwa-Kira Road, Sakpenwa-Bori Road, Eleme-Afam(Oyigbo) Road, […]

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Nursery and Primary Schools in Rivers to resume 23 November

NECO Releases 2020 Results

The National Examinations Council (NECO), has released the 2020, Senior Secondary School Examination (SSCE), results. Prof. Godswill Obioma, Registrar of NECO, made this known at the council’s headquarters in Minna  today. He said a total of I,221,447 candidates registered for the examination, “665,830 males and 555,617 females. He noted that the COVID-19 affected the timetable […]

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Many Graduates Can Hardly Read or Write Correctly- Min. of Education

Sack Adamu, Ngige – SSANU, NASU Tells FG

The Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU), and the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), have called for the sack of the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu and the Minister of Labour and Productivity, Chris Ngige. The unions made this known in a signed statement yesterday. They accused the both ministers of supporting their […]

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NANS mobilising students for Nation-Wide Protest on 24 November

NASU, SSANU Begin Warning Strike

The Joint Action Committee (JAC) of Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) and Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU), have begun a three-day warning strike, starting from today, Jan. 13, 2021. The both unions yesterday, threatened to carryout the strike action, and also ground universities in the country should the Government fail to fulfil its demands. […]

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NURSS to carry out protest over non-bursary payment

Rivers Community Protest Against Harassment by NNS Pathfinder

The people of Iwofe community, have carried out a massive protest against the Nigeria Navy Ship Pathfinder, Iwofe, Port Harcourt, for detaining some members of the community. According to reports, some leaders of the community were arrested after they had gone to honor the invitation of the command, to resolve certain issues. The act, angered […]

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Many Graduates Can Hardly Read or Write Correctly- Min. of Education

School Resumption: January 18th Date Not Sacrosanct – FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria, says it is considering postponing the resumption date for schools, due to the increase in COVID-19, cases. The government had announced January 18, 2021, for the resumption of schools. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu made this known while speaking at the daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, […]

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Nigeria to Cover Logistics Cost for Free COVID-19 Vaccine

Nigeria To Restart Production of Vaccines – FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria, has said that there is a deliberate effort to restart the production of vaccines, which is why it went into a venture agreement with Bio-vaccines through Mayor and Baker. Dr. Shuaib, Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency NPHCDA, disclosed this during a media briefing yesterday. He […]

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I was the first and only governor to employ 13,200 teachers in Nigeria - Hon. Rotimi Amaechi

FG Threatens To Shut Down Train Services If…

The Federal Government of Nigeria has threatened to shut down the Abuja-Kaduna and Lagos-Ibadan train services if passengers fail to comply with COVID-19, protocols. Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi disclosed this during a TV interview yesterday. He also said the Government will not hesitate to shut down the train services should there be any […]

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I was the first and only governor to employ 13,200 teachers in Nigeria - Hon. Rotimi Amaechi

China Yet To Approve Loan For Ibadan-Kano Railway-Amaechi.

The Federal Government of Nigeria, says the construction of the Ibadan-Kano railway will commence once the Chinese government approves its $5.3bn loan. The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, disclosed this in a statement by his media aide, Taiye Edeni on Saturday, in Abuja. He said the project is yet to commence because the Chinese government […]

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NIMC Staff Caught Demanding Money From NIN Applicants, Suspended

Multiple SIM Cards Can Be Linked To One NIN – FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria, has said that seven SIM cards can be linked to one National Identity Number. Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami who made this known in a statement on Friday, said it can be done on the Mobile App of the National Identity Management Commission. “We developed an […]

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Nigeria to Cover Logistics Cost for Free COVID-19 Vaccine

States With Higher COVID-19 Cases, To Get More Vaccine – FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria, has said that states with higher percentage of COVID-19, will reveive more vaccine, when the first set of vaccines arrive at the end of January. Programme manager, National Emergency Routine immunisation Coordination Centre, Bassey Okposen disclosed this in a statement yesterday. “Those states with higher number of cases will be […]

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NIMC Staff Caught Demanding Money From NIN Applicants, Suspended

NIMC Suspends Strike Action

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), has suspended its two-days old strike action. The commission, ended the industrial action after a meeting with the Federal Government yesterday. President, Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, NIMC Unit, Asekokhai Lucky, confirmed the suspension of the strike in a statement in Abuja. He said the commission has […]

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No Fewer Than 4,794 Persons Lost Their Lives in Road Crashes in 2020 – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has said that the nation recorded 10,522 Road Traffic crashes (RTCs), in 2020. Assistant Corps Marshall, Bisi Kazeem made this known in a chat with journalists yesterday, in Abuja. He said no fewer than 4,794 persons lost their lives, while a total of 28,449 persons were injured. “The total […]

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Facebook Suspends Trump’s Account

Donald Trump’s Facebook and Instagram accounts have been suspended till the end of his tenure. Facebook Co-Founder, Mark Zuckerberg, disclosed this in a post Today. He said the move became necessary because, Trump was using the platforms to incite violence. “Over the last several years, we have allowed President Trump to use our platform consistent […]

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PHED Explains Outage, Reassures Customers

FG Suspends Hike in Electricity Tariff

The Federal Government of Nigeria, has ordered the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), to suspend the hike in electricity tariff till the end of January 2021. Sale Mamman, Minister of Power, made this known in a statement on Thursday, in Abuja. He stated that despite the current challenges, the administration is committed to creating a […]

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Keyamo on Biden-Harris Win: Its time to give women a chance in Nigeria

Biden Certified As President of America by Congress

Joe Biden has been certified by the U.S. Congress as the next president of the United States of America. Biden was certified few hours after supporters of outgoing President Donald Trump took over the Capitol building to prevent the lawmakers from carrying out their constitutional requirement. However, once the counting of Vermont’s three electoral votes […]

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