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What President Buhari told UN General Assembly today

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ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA AT THE GENERAL DEBATE OF THE 76TH SESSION OF UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN NEW YORK, USA  FRIDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER, 2021 Protocols: Mr. President,           Let me, on behalf...

New storybook to help children stay hopeful during COVID-19

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Resource for parents, teachers and health professionals follows hugely successful first edition A new book published today aims to help children stay hopeful and positive during the COVID-19 pandemic. The story is a sequel to ‘My Hero is You: how...

COVID-19: Global commitments offer way forward but success depends on action being taken now,...

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By Grace Audu (HEALTH CORRESPONDENT) - Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said to day he was greatly heartened by the global show of support demonstrated at the Global COVID-19 Summit hosted by the President of the...

Central Bank of Nigeria to roll out e-Naira soon

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By Mbafan Ade (BUSINESS CORRESPONDENT) - The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Wednesday said yesterday it had concluded plans to launch the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) on October 1. Director of Information Technology, Rukiya Mohammed, made this known...

Surrendered Boko Haram terrorists not being pampered -Theatre Commander

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By Our Correspondent - Military authorities in Nigeria have dismissed as untrue, suggestions in some quarters that the government was treating repantant terrorists in the country with kid gloves. Theatre Commander, Joint Task Force (North East) Operation Hadin Kai, Major-General Christopher...

Rwanda opens bars, allows gatherings for vaccinated people

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For the first time since March 2020, Rwanda has eased Covid-19 restrictions allowing bars to reopen following a significant drop in new infections. The country has also accelerated Covid-19 inoculations. The new guidelines were issued on Wednesday after a cabinet meeting...

Brazil’s health minister tests positive for COVID-19 at the UN General Assembly

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Brazil’s health minister announced that he had tested positive for the coronavirus on Tuesday in New York, where he was attending the United Nations General Assembly along with the country’s defiantly unvaccinated president, Jair Bolsonaro. The health minister, Marcelo Queiroga,...

New political group vows to rescue Nigeria from bad Governance and Leadership

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By Tom Chiahemen (ABUJA) - A new political pressure group, the Rescue Nigeria Project (RNP), has resolved to work towards influencing and ensuring Good Governance and Leadership selection process which recognizes Competence and Capacity at all levels. In a statement...

Why more South Africans will likely quit their jobs and emigrate in the coming...

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While South Africa’s move to lockdown level 2 has eased certain restrictions, the impact of Covid on workplaces will remain for some time, says Georgina Barrick, managing director at Network Contracting Solutions, AdvTech Resourcing’s Contracting Division. Barrick said that companies...

The unprecedented appearance of JAMB at IPI World Congress

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For the first time in its four-decade existence, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board is being a represented at the World Congress of the International Press Institute in Vienna, Austria.  This was made possible by the present leadership of the...

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Nigeria to commission new $1.3b fertilizer plant soon, says President Buhari

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By DAVID IORJA, Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja said a new basic chemicals platform worth $1.3b that will produce ammonia and fertilizers...

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