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Resident Doctors Threaten To Resume Another Nationwide Strike

The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has announced that another nationwide strike will begin effective from Monday September 7. In a statement signed by the association’s President Dr Aliyu Sokomba; Secretary, Dr Bilqis Mohammad, and the Publicity Secretary, Dr Egbogu Stanley, it said the strike would commence after the 21-day ultimatum it gave to…

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Here Are The Names Of Airlines Approved For Nigeria’s International Flights

The Federal Government has released the list of airlines granted approval to commence international flights in the country, SaharaReporters reports. Speaking at a briefing of the Presidential Task Force on Thursday, Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, said only nine approved airlines will be allowed into the country’s airspace while confirming September 5 as the date for…

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Osun Residents Stage Protest Over Electricity Tariff, Increment In Petrol Price

According to SaharaReporters, members of the Coalition for Civil Societies in Osun have staged a peaceful protest over the hike in electricity tariff and petrol price. The protesters who began their march from Freedom Park, Osogbo, early in Friday morning, expressed displeasure over the “approval of new electricity tariff and increment in the pump price of petrol is the…

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COVID-19: Oyo Rescinds Curfew, Issues Warning To Night Club Operators

On Thursday August 4, Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State and his COVID-19 Task Force team canceled the 10pm curfew imposed on the state to stop further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. Mr Taiwo Adisa, the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, announced this in a statement where operators of night clubs were warned to desist…

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Nigeria’s Colleges Of Education Lecturers Commence Nationwide Strike

The Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union has commenced a nationwide strike effective from Thursday September 4 due to the pending issues it has with the Federal Government. President of COEASU, Nuhu Ogirima, disclosed this during a press conference in Abuja, where he directed its members nationwide to immediately withdraw their services, SaharaReporters reports. Ogirima accused…

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OB Cuisine: Learn How To Make ‘Bell Pepper Stew’ Just Like DishesByQ

DishesByQ is back with another effortless recipe, and this time, she’s sharing how she makes the perfect bell pepper stew with four simple ingredients. If you have been looking for a new twist to the popular spicy Nigerian stew recipe then you might want to try this out, it looks amazing and it’s super easy to make. “Made with just bell…

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 125 New Cases As Recovery Toll Near 43,000

One hundred and twenty-five (125) fresh cases of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Nigeria, even as the pandemic’s recovery toll is almost at 43,000. While disclosing the latest COVID-19 data on Thursday September 4, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said the new cases take the number of infections in the West African nation to…

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FG Adjusts Nationwide Curfew, Grants Reopening Of All Schools + Other COVID-19 Updates

On Thursday September 3, the Federal Government made new changes to its eased lockdown directives imposed to curb the spread of COVID-19 during a press briefing in Abuja, the nation’s capital. According to National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, the nationwide curfew has been adjusted from 12 midnight through 4am…

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Jeff Bezos’ Ex-Wife, MacKenzie Scott Is Officially The World’s Richest Woman

MacKenzie Scott has been named the world wealthiest woman on earth just days after her Amazon founder ex-husband Jeff Bezos became the world’s richest man in modern history with a whopping net-worth of $200 billion. Scott has added a staggering $30.3 billion to her net worth so far in 2020, all due to a recent tech stock…

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