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COVID-19: 2,950 People Now Infected In Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), has confirmed 148 new COVID-19 cases in the country, taking Nigeria’s total cases to 2,950. Of the new cases, 43 are in Lagos State; 32 in Kano State, while 14 are in Zamfara State. 10 new cases have also been recorded in the FCT; nine in Katsina State, […]

COVID-19: Customs Donates Three Truckloads Of Rice Each To Oyo,

Oyo State Government has taken delivery of three truckloads of rice donated by the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS). The Comptroller of Customs for Oyo/Osun Area Command, Comptroller Helen Ngozi, made the symbolic presentation to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Ibadan on Monday, April 20, 2020. Comptroller Helen Ngozi said Customs was donating […]

NCDC Confirms 38 New Cases Of COVID-19

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said thirty-eight new cases of the Coronavirus have been recorded. This brings the total number of cases confirmed to 665. According to the NCDC, 23 cases were discovered in Kano, 5 in Gombe, 3 in Kaduna, 2 in Borno, 2 in Abia, 1 in FCT, 1 in […]

S/West Governors Launch Operation Amotekun; Say Outfit’s Mandate Not To

Governors of the South-West geopolitical zone have launched the Western Nigeria Security architecture codenamed “Operation Amotekun”, insisting that the security of lives and properties of the people in the zone remained paramount to them. The Governors also clarified that the new outfit would in no way hinder the Federal Security Agencies from performing their constitutionally-assigned […]

“Amotekun, A Confident Building Strategy Towards Ensuring Adequate Security in

SouthWest Governors, Traditional Rulers, and Yoruba Leaders gathered at Ibadan, Oyo State Capital, to launch the Western Nigeria Governors Forum Codenamed ‘Amotekun’. According to the SouthWest Governors, Operation Amotekun was established to ensure zero tolerance to crime in the region, as well as to provide adequate security for the people of the six States. Governor’s […]

“States Have No Reason Not To Pay Minimum Wage” –

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) says State Governments do not have any reason not to pay the ₦30,000 minimum wage. According to the NLC President, Mr Ayuba Wabba, the wage is now binding on all States following President Muhammadu Buhari’s assent. Mr Wabba disclosed this during an interview on Channels Television’s breakfast programme, on Monday, January […]