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Court stops suspension of Ondo lawmaker

An Ondo State High Court has restrained the Ondo State House of Assembly and its Speaker; Hon Bamidele Oleyeloogun from suspending the lawmaker representing Eseodo constituency in the Assembly, Hon Success Torhukerhijo. Hon Torhukerhijo was suspended for misconduct but he said he was victimised for not signing the impeachment notice …

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FG approves final evacuation flight from US

The Federal Government has approved the ninth and last evacuation flight for Nigerians stranded in the United States due to COVID-19 travel restrictions. This was announced by the Consul General of Nigeria in New York, Mr Benaoyagha Okoyen, in a statement dated August 10, 2020, on behalf of the country’s …

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Buhari, NGF security council, security heads, meet in Aso Rock

PRESIDENT Muhammad Buhari is currently meeting with members of Nigeria Governors Forum Security Council and heads of security agencies at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja. The virtual meeting has Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Boss Mustapha, the National Security Adviser, NSA, Major …

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Russia has developed COVID-19 vaccine says Putin

Russia has developed the first vaccine offering “sustainable immunity” against the coronavirus, President Vladimir Putin announced Tuesday. “This morning, for the first time in the world, a vaccine against the new coronavirus was registered” in Russia, he said during a televised video conference call with government ministers. “One of my …

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Covid-19: UUTH health centre shuts over fear

The University of Uyo Health Centre has been shut indefinitely following a reported case of COVID-19 in the facility. It was gathered on Monday that activities at the health centre came to a halt when one of its patients tested positive to the virus. A medical worker, who craved anonymity, …

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