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BY George Onmonya Daniel Those who don’t support the EndSARS protest, mostly because of primordial sentiments, are wrapping some form of conspiracy theory around it all to change the narrative that it is a Western conspiracy to end Nigeria. That’s exactly what Iliyasu Gadu article published in Daily Trust of 25th October, 2020, attempts to […]
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Many are feared dead as throughout Monday morning till Tuesday, from Abuja to Lagos, Kano to Jos, Port Harcourt to Ibadan, and all over Nigeria, where young people are protesting peacefully over police brutality, government thugs are seen in multiple videos laughing attacks on peaceful protesters. In Apo in Abuja, Apo mechanic village, Kabusa junction, […]
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Abba Kyari, chief of staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, has tested positive for coronavirus days after returning from an official trip to Germany, NEWISSUES has learnt. NEWISSUES understands that he ran the test on Saturday based on medical advice, although he was not exhibiting any symptoms. The result came back on Monday positive and he has gone into […]
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Former Vice President and Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar’ son, test positive to Coronavirus. Atiku Abubakar announced it in a tweet telling Nigerians to pray for him and that Coronavirus is real. https://twitter.com/atiku/status/1241855367438651394?s=21 Most Nigerians are still not taking the pandemic seriously enough, especially government, as activities continues normally all over the nation.
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  2. Nigeria
The Court of Appeal in Abuja, on Friday, reduced the seven years jail term of a Nigerian activist convicted for falsely accusing a public official of corruption. The appellate court reduced the jail term to two years. Ibrahim Wala, popularly called I G Wala, was jailed on April 15, 2019, by Justice Yusuf Halilu of […]
  1. HEALTH
  2. HUMANITARIAN
By Adamu Dodo The Federal Medical Centre FMC Jabi, Abuja, Nigeria is set to introduce hospital paupers fund. The new Medical Director of the health facility, Prof. Sa’ad Aliyu Ahmad is passionate about compassionate, which could not be unconnected to his aristocratic lineage. Prof. Sa’ad, having taken cognisance of the growing number of the indigent […]
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  2. Nigeria
The Federal Ministry of Education is closing all tertiary, secondary and primary schools nationwide over the outbreak of the coronavirus in the country. The ministry said it is part of measures to contain the spread of the virus. The permanent secretary in the Ministry of Education, Sunny Echono, confirmed this to PREMIUM TIMES Thursday night. […]
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  2. World
President Trump said in a Thursday press briefing that chloroquine, a drug used to treat malaria and severe arthritis, was approved by the Food and Drug Administration to test as a COVID-19 coronavirus treatment, as the number of cases nationwide continues to increase. The drug will be used in a clinical trial, according to FDA […]
  1. HEALTH
The Lagos State Commissioner of Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says the Italian who brought coronavirus to Nigeria now tests negative. He made this statement at a press conference in Lagos. According to him, the Italian will be tested one more time and will be released if he tests negative again. Coronavirus was first recorded in […]

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Why do dangerous bigots like Nasir El-Rufai like to conveniently and hypocritically rail against the zoning of political offices? They are actually talking about the presidency, and what they mean is basically that when their “turn” is over, they should be allowed to keep power or at least try to keep it. One wonders why […]
Recession: SERAP asks Buhari to cut cost of governance, not public services Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him “to put the country’s resources at the service of human rights, and to support the less well-off to enjoy an adequate standing of living through cutting […]
By George Onmonya Daniel Mallam Aliyu Maina, cousin to former pension boss, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, has called on the erstwhile chairman of the pension reform task team to submit himself for continuation of trial so that the current national embarrassment faced by Senator Ali Ndume is smothered before it gets out of hand. Senator Ali […]
The letter dated November 23, 2020, was addressed to Mr. Jonathan Hawkins, VP, Communications, CNN Centre, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.It read: RE: HOW A BLOODY NIGHT OF BULLETS QUASHED A YOUNG PROTEST MOVEMENT Our attention has been drawn to an ‘investigation’ by CNN, entitled ‘How a Bloody Night of Bullets Quashed a Young Protest Movement’ and […]

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Why do dangerous bigots like Nasir El-Rufai like to conveniently and hypocritically rail against the zoning of political offices? They are actually talking about the presidency, and what they mean is basically that when their “turn” is over, they should be allowed to keep power or at least try to keep it. One wonders why […]
Recession: SERAP asks Buhari to cut cost of governance, not public services Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him “to put the country’s resources at the service of human rights, and to support the less well-off to enjoy an adequate standing of living through cutting […]
The lawmaker representing Adamawa Northern Senatorial Zone in the 9th Assembly, Ishaku Elisha Abbo, known as Cliff has felicitated Malam Nuhu Ribadu the founding anti-corruption Star at sixty. Abb has described the pioneer Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) Chairman, Ribadu as a “detribalised and wonderful” Nigerian. Abbo said this while wishing the ACN Presidential […]