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China Foreign Trade Centre Signs Cooperation Agreements with Trading Partners at the 128th Canton Fair

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In a virtual signing ceremony held at the 128th China Import and Export Fair (“Canton Fair” or “the Fair”), China Foreign Trade Centre (“CFTC”) signed multiple cooperation agreements to formalize the partnerships with the Alexandria Business Association of Egypt, Lebanon’s Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Zahle and […]

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Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke neutralise armed bandits in Benue State

Troops of Operation WHIRL STROKE while on raid operations at River Yo-Yo and Tachar villages respectively have neutralised armed bandits who opened fire as troops closed in on their position. The Coordinator Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche said “troops responded with superior fire power forcing the armed elements to flee into the surrounding bushes”. […]

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EndSARS: National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria calls for peace

The National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria (NCfRN) has called on the “EndSARS” protesters to give peace a chance so that the government could properly address the issues. The Council‘s Chairman and Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar with members across the country expressed concern on the “EndSARS” protest by the Nigerian youths. The NCfRN noted the demands […]

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FEC approves bill for establishment of traditional medicines’ council

The Federal Executive Council has okayed the forwarding of a bill on the establishment of National Council for Traditional and alternative Medicine in Nigeria. The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire made this known to State House Correspondents while briefing them on the outcome of Wednesday’s cabinet meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. According […]

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Edo poly provides face masks, free transport to students, staff, as school reopens after COVID-19 lockdown

The management of Edo State Polytechnic, Usen has provided staff and students with free face masks, hand sanitisers and other safety kits upon resumption for continuation of academic activities after the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic induced lockdown of the institution. Rector of the Polytechnic, Prof. Abiodun Falodun, in a chat with journalists, said the institution has […]

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Reps minority caucus condemns killing of EndSARS protesters

The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has strongly condemned the Tuesday killing of peaceful and unarmed protesters by suspected security operatives at Lekki Toll Gate, Lagos state and other parts of the country. The lawmakers, in a statement signed by the Minority Leader Mr. Ndudi Elumelu, said that “Such act of extra-judicial killing of defenseless citizens, […]