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ASUU threatens fresh strike, gives FG Tuesday as ultimatum

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has voiced its eagerness to start another round of strike following what it called the failure of the Federal Government (FG) to implement an agreement signed with the union. The union is giving the government till month end (Tuesday) to reach out or it will activate the procedure of embarking on strike. The union’s President, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, who said this in an […]

todayAugust 31, 2021 5

National

Nigeria’s enemies will fail in their plot to cause its division– Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo said on Friday that Nigeria would keep on being a very strong and inseparable entity despite its present challenges. Obasanjo said this during the Book Launch and 85th Birthday of former President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Eminence Prelate Sunday Mbang, held at the Admiralty Centre, Naval Dockyard, Victoria Island, Lagos State. He described Mbang as a lover of Nigeria, insisted that many enemies of […]

todayAugust 27, 2021

Coronavirus

COVID-19 third wave: Lagos State and seven others record 143 new cases.

Over 143 patients have tested positive for coronavirus in Lagos, Federal Capital Territory and five other states. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control made this known, adding that announced one additional person also died of coronavirus-related complications. In its official website handle on Tuesday morning, NCDC said the total infections from the virus had risen to 169,678 as of July 19. On Monday, 203 cases were recorded in the country. […]

todayJuly 20, 2021 2

Crime

We are monitoring events that may lead to the third wave of COVID-19 in the country—Sanwo-Olu

  GOVERNOR Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, yesterday, urged the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, to ensure passengers coming into the country are duly monitored and accounted for, as a way of curbing the third wave of the coronavirus, COVID-19, spread. The governor said this while receiving the foreman of the Lagos State Command of the NIS, Bauchi Aliyu, on a courtesy visit to the State House in Alausa. Speaking against […]

todayJuly 13, 2021 2 2

News

See why former South African President, Zuma was sentenced to jail

On July 7, former South African President, Jacob Zuma, finally handed himself over to the police. He is to serve a 15-month prison sentence for contempt of court. Jacob Zuma, a former freedom fighter and former head of Umkhonto we Sizwe had once been imprisoned by the Apartheid regime. How he got himself into all this heart-rendering saga leading to his sentence  is really disheartening. Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma, 79, was […]

todayJuly 12, 2021 5 2

News

See wickedness!! Four family members died of food poisoning in Kwara.

The death of four members of the same family in Kwara as a result of food poisoning has been confirmed by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) this morning. This is contained in a news release signed by Mr Babawale Afolabi, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of NSCDC, Kwara Command. According to the statement, the deceased died in the early hours of Thursday as a result of poisonous […]

todayJuly 9, 2021 5

Coronavirus

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION DISTRIBUTES 66 million doses of COVAX to Africa as outbreak cases tripled

Since the onset of the third wave of Covid-19 on 3rd of May 2021, different fresh cases have continued to occur in an increasing manner. Africa at large has started facing its worst pandemic week ever during the week ending 4th of July, 2021 with more than 251,000 new COVID-19 cases amounting to a 20 per cent increase over the previous week and a 12 percent jump from the January […]

todayJuly 9, 2021 5

Coronavirus

NCDC Confirms increase rate of COVID-19 Delta variant in Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed a case with the highly transmissible COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) Delta variant, also known as lineage B.1.617.2. The Head of Communications, NCDC, Dr Yahya Disu, who exposed the development in a statement on July 8, said the variant was detected in a traveler to Nigeria, following the routine travel test required of all international travelers and genomic sequencing at the NCDC National Reference […]

todayJuly 9, 2021 2

Coronavirus

BREAKING: US Supreme Court has canceled universal vaccination

It's really pathetic to learnt that In the United States, the Supreme Court has canceled universal vaccination. Bill Gates, US Chief Infectious Disease Specialist Fauci, and Big Pharma have lost a lawsuit in the US Supreme Court, failing to prove that all of their vaccines over the past 32 years have been safe for the health of citizens! The lawsuit was filed by a group of scientists led by Senator […]

todayJuly 8, 2021 13

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