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Resident Doctors in Ogun Embark on Strike

The  Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) at the Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital (OOUTH), Sagamu, Ogun, says it will begin a three-day warning strike on Monday over non-implementation of its demands by the state government. The doctors’ grievances were contained in a letter written to Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun and made available to the […]

Medicine

Nasarawa state records first death from COVID-19

Nasarawa State has recorded the first death from the Coronavirus pandemic. The victim is a State House of Assembly Member representing Nasarawa Central, Suleiman Adamu. Following the development, the State Assembly Complex shall remain closed while members have been directed to self isolate until conclusion of proper examination by medical personnel. Similarly, Government announces total […]

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President Buhari makes new appointments at NAICOM, NDIC

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr. Sunday Thomas as the substantive Commissioner for Insurance/Chief Executive Officer, National Insurance Commission (NAICOM). It will be recalled that Mr. Thomas replaced immediate past Commissioner for Insurance/CEO, Mallam Mohammed Kari, as Acting Commissioner for Insurance/CEO of the National Insurance Commission in July 2019. Thomas, who […]

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Niger state pardons 46 Inmates

Niger State Government in North Central Nigeria, has granted pardon to forty six inmates across various Correctional Centres in the State. A statement issued by the  Niger State Attorney General and Commissioner of  Justice, Barrister Nasara Dan-Mallam, explained that the release of the inmates was as a result of The Presidential recommendation  to pardon deserving […]