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“Africa Link Union (ALU)” Council Meeting urges stronger global efforts against COVID-19 through solidarity, cooperation

BEIJING, Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A joint statement between CCTV Video News Agency (CCTV+), subsidiary of China Media Group (CMG), and 11 African mainstream media was issued during the fifth Africa Link Union (ALU) council meeting on November 25. Teng Yunping, CEO of China Global Television Network Corporation(CGTNC), president of CCTV+ and representatives of ALU […]

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NCDC Weekly Epidemiological Report: Issue: Volume 11 No. 44: 26th October– 1st November 2020

COVID-19: NCDC Conducts Risk Assessment to Mitigate Transmission in Hotspots LGA Since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak in Nigeria, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has continued to lead the national public health response to the disease as well as provide evidence-based guidelines and protocols in line with global best practices. The response […]

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Nigeria approves promotion of 82,779 police to boost morale as protest against police brutalities continue

ABUJA— Nigeria’s inspector general of police approved the promotion of 82,779 junior officers to higher rank. The promotion includes 56,779 sergeants to inspector, 17, 569 corporals to sergeants and 8,431 constables to corporal. The inspector general said the promotion was aimed at boosting morale of personnel and reposition the force for greater efficiency. 16 police […]