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State Security after Nigerian journalist over report on face-off between Kyari and Monguno – News

A Nigerian journalist with Premium Times has reportedly gone into hiding following a report he wrote on the face-off between the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno and Abba Kyari, President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, The Guardian NG reports. Samuel Ogundipe, a Premium Times ace reporter, wrote a detailed report indicating power tussle within President Read more
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Amaju Pinnick’s chains of unblemished successes at football house – Chronicles of a rare character

Amaju Pinnick is a man of means, class and character. Talk of a man with rare characteristics, milk of human kindness, humility, good human relations, then Amaju Pinnick comes to mind. He stooped to conquer many years back and he has warmed himself into the hearts of many with his accommodating nature and love for Read more
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COVID-19 virus: We have moved coronavirus patient to a renovated facility – Lagos Govt.

The Lagos State commissioner of health, Akin Abayomi, has said the Italian who tested positive to coronavirus, has been moved to a renovated facility.  The patient quarantined at the Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba, Lagos, had reportedly complained of excessive heat and mosquitoes and subsequently made an attempt to escape from the facility on Friday.  The health Read more

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Coronavirus: Ogun State Government shuts Lafarge Cement factory, places 28 under quarantine

The government of Ogun State on Friday shut down Lafarge Cement Factory in Ewekoro town and also placed 28 individuals who reportedly came in direct contact with Nigeria’s first coronavirus patient under quarantine. The governor of the state, Prince Dapo Abiodun, disclosed this while giving an update on measures taken to check the spread of Read more

Immediate past Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki has said the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) misled a Federal High Court to order the forfeiture of two of his houses in Ikoyi, Lagos State./
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Coronavirus: Saraki urges FG to beef-up all entry points with high level screening equipment

Dr Bukola Saraki, Nigerian former Senate President, on Friday called on the Federal Government to put in place a and operate high level screening equipment at all entry points of the nation to curtail the impending spread of Coronavirus COVID-19 virus in the country. Nigeria, the world most populous black nation, confirmed its first case Read more
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We’ll continue to ensure even development, says Ogun Dep Gov.

Ogun State Deputy Governor, Engr. Noimot Salako-Oyedele, has said that the good governance policy of Governor Dapo Abiodun led government would continue to ensure even distribution of dividends of democracy across the three Senatorial Districts of the State. Engr. Salako-Oyedele stated this in her remarks at the civic reception organised by Ogun West Stakeholders Forum Read more

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Shocking! Did a 1981 Dean Koontz thriller predict the coronavirus outbreak?

Koontz novel The Eyes Of Darkness describes a killer virus named ‘Wuhan-400’ The fictional virus was developed as a bioweapon in Wuhan research lab Coronavirus first emerged from the same Chinese city in December 2019 However, there are several big differences between the novel and real life  Although coronavirus was first identified in Wuhan, there Read more Abiodun
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Insecurity: Gov. Abiodun seeks traditional rulers support for “Amotekun”

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has called on the traditional rulers to support the Southwest Security Network known as “Amotekun”, for adequate protection of lives and property in the region. Governor Abiodun made the call at Awujale’s Palace, in Ijebu-Ode, during the investiture of Awujale and Paramount Ruler of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona as Read more