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COVID-19: Buhari maintains social distancing, gets update from Health Minister

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday received briefing from the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, on the latest developments over the outbreak of the Coronavirus  pandemic. The News Agency of…

Politics

Trudeau says U.S. troops near Canadian border would be a ‘mistake’

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says it would be a mistake for the United States to position troops near the Canadian border. Trudeau said he had discussed the issue  with the…

Economy

AfDB raises $3bn bond to tackle COVID-19 menace in Africa

The African Development Bank, AfDB, has raised $3 billion in a three-year bond to help alleviate the socio-economic impact of the increasingly lethal COVID-19 pandemic on livelihoods and Africa’s economies.…

Entertainment

Manu Dibango succumbs to Coronavirus

AFRO-jazz legend Manu Dibango has died at the age of 86. He reportedly succumbed to coronavirus, his official Facebook page and French media reported. A native of Cameroon, Dibango built…

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Sport

Anthony Joshua in self-isolation after meeting Prince Charles

World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua is in self-isolation following a meeting with Prince Charles who has tested positive to coronavirus. Chales, the eldest son and heir to Britain’s Queen…

Features

Will APC Collapse on Buhari’s head?

In the next 48 hours, the future of the six-year old All Progressives Congress (APC) would have been defined in a make or mar manner. With the intrigues surrounding the…

Technology

NiMet predicts cloud, thunder, rainfall in three days

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted cloudy and thundery activities from Thursday to Saturday across the country. NiMet`s weather outlook released on Wednesday in Abuja said moisture content had…

Banking

CBN retains MPR at 13.5 %

The Monetary Policy Committee, MPC, of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has voted unanimously to retain the monetary policy rate at 13.5 percent. Rising from the committee’s monthly meeting,…

Global Trade

Covid-19: ECA predicts loss of oil revenue

Belt tightening measures are inevitable for Nigeria and other oil-producing countries in Africa going by projections  on the loss of $65 billion in revenues following the impact of coronavirus on…

Opinion

COVID–19: President Muhammadu Buhari writes Nigerians

Over the last few days I have received extensive briefings on the state of the nation as it relates to the Covid-19 pandemic, from the relevant Federal Government agencies as…

Crime

Chad declares war zone after Boko Haram attack

Chad has declared two departments near Lake Chad a “war zone”, giving local authorities more powers as they respond to an attack by Boko Haram jihadists that killed nearly 100…

Legal

Zamfara divides Supreme Court as APC gets N2m fine

The Supreme Court has dismissed the application for judicial review filed by the APC in Zamfara State against Senator Kabiru Marafa and 179 others. In a lead judgment delivered by…

Development

COVID-19: Buhari maintains social distancing, gets update from Health Minister

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday received briefing from the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, on the latest developments over the outbreak of the Coronavirus  pandemic. The News Agency of…

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