Daily Archives: September 13, 2020

Fed Govt asks states to prepare for emergency flood response

Agency Reporter The Federal Government on Sunday advised state governments to take proactive and other mitigating measures to reduce the effects of heavy rainfalls and flooding on the people. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, gave the advice in a statement in Abuja …

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4 die as Nigeria records 79 new COVID-19 cases

<p class="">The total of confirmed cases of COVID-19 infections in Nigeria has risen to 56,256 following the announcement of 79 new cases.</p> <h1>The Nigeria Centre for Disease (NCDC) on Sunday, September 13, 2020, said the new cases were confirmed in 12 states and the Federal Government Territory, Abuja.</h1> <p class="">According …

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Integrity/Justice Forum backs Kano light-rail project

From Fanen Ihyongo, Kano The Kano Integrity and Justice Forum (KIJF), a non-governmental organisation of elder statesmen, academics, professionals and businessmen in the private sector has thrown its weight behind Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje’s plan to develop a Light Rail Transit Project in Kano metropolis. The KIJF condemned Bashir …

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Eko Club dedicates buildings to departed members

Eko Club on Sunday named some newly completed buildings on the premises of its Club House in Surulere, Lagos after some late members of the club. This was contained in a speech delivered by the President of the club, Dr. Shamsudeen Ade-Dosunmu, during the half yearly general meeting of the …

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Odu’a rolls out five-year growth plan

From Bisi Oladele, Ibadan Odu’a Investments Ltd. has rolled out a five-year growth plan to reposition the conglomerate for improved performance and profitability. The plan was developed at the just- concluded two-day brainstorming retreat facilitated by KPMG for the company’s directors, chairmen of the board of subsidiaries and chief executive …

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