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    Kelechi (far right) has to re-learn how to balance and carry items on her head and how to use the outdoor well — and must be reminded that her father’s village has the internet and cable. The Rule of Law and Anti-corruption (RoLAC) group has staged a drama, titled: “Talk N Do”, to enhance public awareness of  the relevant messages from  the rule of - More
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    Dr Muhammed Isyaka, an Epidemiologist at the Yobe Ministry of Health, stressed the need for good hygiene and sanitation as essential measures to preventing  Lassa Fever disease. Isyaka said this in Gashua,  Yobe, when the state team on sensitisation against Lassa Fever visited the Emir of Bade, Alhaji Abubakar Suleiman in his palace. He said “people must promote good community hygiene to discourage rodents - More
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    House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture has summoned the Management of the Bank of Agriculture (BOA), Kaduna, to clear issues on the bank’s inability to recover the N81 billion loan disbursed to farmers under the CBN Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP). The Committee gave the order on Friday, when it paid an oversight visit to the headquarters of the bank in Kaduna on Friday. Chairman of - More
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    Lafarge Africa Plc says it has identified the persons who had direct contact with the individual who tested positive to Coronavirus in Nigeria. The company stated this in a statement on Friday by Folashade Ambrose-Medebem, Director, Communications, Public Affairs and Sustainable Development made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. Ambrose-Medebem said that the company had equally initiated isolation, quarantine and - More
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    The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) says it will install 320, 000 meters for consumers yet to have meters in Niger, Kogi, Nasarawa and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in 2020The Managing-Director (AEDC), Mr Earnest Mupwaya, represented by the General-Manager, Mr Isah Abdul-Rahaman, disclosed this in Minna on Friday at the AEDC Niger Region Customers Engagement/Consultation and Tariff Review Exercise.“This is our goal in - More
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     The management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) has appealed to customers and the general public within its franchise area to stop buying and selling under high tension cables. Mr John Ayodele, IBEDC Chief Operating Officer, gave this advice on Friday, in a statement by Mrs Angela Olanrewaju, Head, Branding and Corporate Communication of IBEDC. Ayodele said that the danger of trading under such high tension cables - More
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    Federal Ministry of Health has pledged to implement the  recommendations and summary presented by the Joint UN Mission to Nigeria on Tuberculosis (TB) and Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs). News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the recommendations and summary were presented at a meeting which started on Monday in Abuja and ended on Friday, with a news conference at the end of the meeting. The Minister - More