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Eid-el-Kabir: Ganduje frees 29 inmates‎

Eid-el-Kabir: Ganduje frees 29 inmates‎

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‎Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has freed 29 inmates who were serving different jail terms at the Goron-Dutse Prison in Kano. The governor, who ordered the release of ...

Broadband penetration increases by five per cent – Pantami

Broadband penetration increases by five per cent – Pantami

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Nigeria's new broadband policy has increased broadband penetration by five per cent, the minister of communications and digital economy, Isa Pantami, has said. Mr Pantami, in ...

My education took me off movies – Nigerian Actress, Rahama Sadau

My education took me off movies – Nigerian Actress, Rahama Sadau

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Nollywood and Kannywood actress, Rahama Sadau, has narrated how she felt during the compulsory lockdown due to COVID-19. “I can’t imagine how I was living during the lockdown. ...

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Maduka Okoye joins Dutch club

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Maduka Okoye joins Dutch club

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Super Eagles goalkeeper, Maduka Okoye, has officially joined Dutch club, Sparta Rotterdam, after signing a two-year deal with the option for another two years on Monday. Before ...

602 Boko Haram members renounce membership of group

602 Boko Haram members renounce membership of group

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Some 602 repentant Boko Haram members, on Monday, renounced their membership of the group and swore Oath of Allegiance to the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The ex-insurgents who ...

Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 600, 000 – WHO

Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 600, 000 – WHO

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo, says there are currently over 609,000 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Africa. ...

Seven police officers killed in Kaduna auto crash

Seven police officers killed in Kaduna auto crash

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The police on Tuesday said they lost seven of their officers attached to the Special Forces Unit in a ghastly motor accident on their way to Katsina. The Force Public Relations ...

Portfolio repositioning: NSE reverses trend, down 0.90 per cent

Portfolio repositioning: NSE reverses trend, down 0.90 per cent

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The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Thursday reversed gains posted on the first trading day of the second half of the year, dropping 0.90 per cent. The loss position was due ...

Kaduna Assembly approves N233.6bn revised 2020 budget

Kaduna Assembly approves N233.6bn revised 2020 budget

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The Kaduna State House of Assembly, on Thursday, approved downward the state 2020 budget from the earlier approved figures of N259.25 billion to N223.6 billion. The approval ...

More blacks needed in UK Police to fight injustice – Johnson

More blacks needed in UK Police to fight injustice – Johnson

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday said he wanted a higher percentage of black people to serve in the country’s police force. Mr Johnson said it would facilitate more ...

Coronavirus: Africa records over 175,000 cases

Coronavirus: Africa records over 175,000 cases

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The number of confirmed Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Africa has risen to over 175, 000, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said. The WHO Regional Office for ...

Fear of Flood: Adamawa govt urges residents to relocate to safer places

Fear of Flood: Adamawa govt urges residents to relocate to safer places

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The Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), has appealed to people residing in flood-prone areas in the state to relocate to safer places to avoid flooding. Muhammad ...

COVID-19: Nigeria private jet operators ‘lose over $5bn’

COVID-19: Nigeria private jet operators ‘lose over $5bn’

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Private Jets Nigeria, an aviation service provider, says it has suffered a loss of $5 billion due to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic. Omotade Lepe, the Chief Operating ...

Brazil threatens to quit WHO following U.S. withdrawal

Brazil threatens to quit WHO following U.S. withdrawal

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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has threatened to pull the country out of the World Health Organisation (WHO), citing the decision by the U.S. to withdraw late last month. ...

WHO requires $1.7bn to respond to COVID-19 – Director General

WHO requires $1.7bn to respond to COVID-19 – Director General

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The Director-General of World Health Organisation (WHO), Tedros Ghebreyesus, says the organisation requires $1.7 billion to respond to COVID-19 between now and the end of 2020. ...

COVID-19 may infect 44 million Africans – WHO

COVID-19 may infect 44 million Africans – WHO

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) says 29 million to 44 million Africans may get infected with COVID-19 in the first year of the pandemic if containment measures fail, according ...

COVID-19: UN launches $6.7bn updated humanitarian plan

COVID-19: UN launches $6.7bn updated humanitarian plan

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The United Nations on Thursday launched its updated Global Humanitarian Response that sought help and protection for the most vulnerable in poor countries. Nearly $7 billion ...

U.S. Treasury borrows $3 trillion as coronavirus bites harder

U.S. Treasury borrows $3 trillion as coronavirus bites harder

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The U.S. Treasury announced its borrowing will reach a record $3 trillion in the current quarter, as the coronavirus batters the economy and government spending increased, ...

Nigeria Immigration Service generated over N62 bn, $41.83m in 2019 – Comptroller General

Nigeria Immigration Service generated over N62 bn, $41.83m in 2019 – Comptroller General

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The Comptroller General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, says NIS has generated over N62.6 billion and $41.83 million in 2019. Mr Babandede said this at ...

1.9 million people displaced in North East – UNICEF

1.9 million people displaced in North East – UNICEF

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The United Nations report has shown that there are 1.9 million people displaced currently from their homes in North-East, Nigeria. The Communications Specialist, UNICEF ...