Tag: COVID-19 pandemic

Matt Hancock Resignation: UK Govt To Investigate Kissing Video Leak

Britain's government will investigate how footage of former minister Matt Hancock kissing

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US, EU, Ireland, UK Release Joint Statement Condemning #Twitterban in Nigeria

The Diplomatic Missions of Canada, the European Union, Ireland, the United Kingdom

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COVID-19: World Bank Approves $1.5bn To Assist Nigeria Rebuild Economic Resilience

In consideration of the critical state of the nation’s economy following the

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FG borrowed $5.9b to fight COVID-19, implement budget — Ahmed

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, on

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Nigeria Deports 64, Repatriates 1,132 Immigrants — NIS

     The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) deported 64 irregular immigrants and

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COVID-19: NANTA Records 46.9% Loss in 2020- Akporaiye

  The National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) says it recorded

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COVID-19: Ebonyi Bans Night Clubs, Other Public Places

    The Ebonyi government has announced a ban on night clubs

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LAGFERRY Ferried Over 200,000 Passengers in 2020

    The Managing Director, Lagos Ferry Services (LAGFERRY), Mr Abdoulbaq Balogun,

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Corona Virus Kills 20 Nigerian Doctors In One Week

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has confirmed at least 20 Nigerian doctors

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COVID-19: 2020 Sandie Beach Organizers Set to Hold Closed Door Rugby Competition

The Organisers of the annual Sandie Beach Rugby competition in Lagos, says

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Over 150 Million N-95 Masks, 60 Million PPE Suits Produced in India

  Federal textile minister Smriti Irani said India over 150 million N-95

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Amazon To Face Trials For Sacking Activist Staff

Online retail giant, Amazon is reportedly facing trials for sacking an activist

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Expert Decries High Level Of Trade Malpractices In The Country

A trade expert, Prof. Ken Ife, has decried the high volume of

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New Berlin Airport to Close Terminal for a Year

  Berlin’s long-awaited new airport will have to close one of its

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COVID-19 Caused Recession – Buhari

  As Nigeria slips into recession for the second time in five

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Buhari’s legacy of recessions, by Fredrick Nwabufo

‘Why always Buhari?’ As it was in 1984 under General Buhari, so

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CANMPSSAN Decries Job Loss in Chemical Sector

  Workers under the aegis of the Chemical and Non-Metallic Products Senior

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Norwegian Air Records Increase In Loss Due To COVID-19

Norway-based budget airline Norwegian Air reported a third quarter net loss of

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Ethiopian Airlines Acquires Two New Airbuses

  While many airlines are downsizing their operations due to the effects

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U.S. President-Elect, Joe Biden, Declares First Office Task as COVID-19 Control

U.S. President-elect, Joe Biden, says his first task in the office is

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COVID-19 Hits Life-Saving Health Services in Africa – WHO

  The COVID-19 pandemic has dealt a heavy blow to key health

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NLC Urges FG to End Medical Tourism

    The Nigeria Labour Congress(NLC) has called on governments at all

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Embrace E-Commerce in Conducting Businesses – Agunbiade

  A Lagos lawmaker, Sanai Agunbiade, on Thursday in Ikorodu urged the

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NBA Made $1.5 Billion Short of Revenue Projection

  The NBA, which was the first pro league to suspend play

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INEC REC Declares Commission’s Plans To Commence Distribution of Sensitive Materials For Imo North bye-election

Prof. Emeka Ezeonu, the INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Imo, says

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Argentine League to Restart Oct. 30

  Professional football will restart in Argentina on Oct. 30 after a

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COVID-19: England’s Rugby Clubs May go Bankrupt by Christmas

  The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic could see England’s rugby clubs

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National Open University Resumes Academic Activities on Oct. 12

  The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) says normal academic activities

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Nigeria’s Investment is Under Pressure – NIPC

  The Executive Secretary, Nigeria Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC), Yewande Sadiku, says

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