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BREAKING: Ramadan Fast Continues, Sallah Holds On Thursday- NSCIA

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs(NSCIA) has said the Eid-el Fitr festival will hold on Thursday. It asked Muslims in the country to observe Ramadan fast on Wednesday. The NSCIA, which made the clarifications in a statement in Abuja, said the crescent has not been sighted to end Ramadan fast. The statement was signed by the Deputy Secretary-General, of ...

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COVID-19 Death Toll Worsens In India With 3,689 Dead In One Day

India on Sunday reported its highest single-day toll of 3,689 Covid deaths. The country also saw a slight dip in the daily numbers with 3,92,488 new cases reported in the last 24 hours The new cases take India’s Covid tally to 1,95,57,457. The new cases recorded in the last 24 hours showed a slight dip from Saturday when India hit ...

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Covid-19: FG To Deny Travelers Entry From India, Brazil, Turkey

•Imposes heavy fine on defaulting airlines •Issues new guidelines on coronavirus prevention Olawale Olaleye Concerned by the new wave of Covid-19 in some parts of the world, the federal government has banned passengers, who have visited India, Brazil and Turkey in the last 14 days from entering the country as part of precautionary measures to minimise the risk of a ...

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Reps To Investigate Refrigerated Penises, Other Organs Shipped From Nigeria To China

The House of Representatives has said it will investigate the alleged illicit trade on human organs between Nigeria and China. This was the aftermath of a unanimous adoption of a motion by Rep. Rimamnde Kwewum (PDP-Taraba) and co-sponsored by Rep. Olajide Olatubosun (APC-Oyo), during Thursday’s plenary. Moving the motion, Kwewum said that about two weeks ago, Chinese authorities seized a ...

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NAFDAC Intercepts Truck Conveying Banned, Unwholesome Medicines, Vaccine: Merchants In Police Net

In its renewed efforts to rid the Nigeria markets of banned and falsified medicines and vaccines, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has impounded a Mercedes Truck laden with banned and unregistered medicinal products in Asaba, Delta State Capital. The Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, dropped the hint in Abuja while reiterating the ...

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Sheikh Pantami: Our Communication Minister And American Watch-List On Terrorism By Dr Bolaji O. Akinyemi

”American concern if true; of course will take away the integrity of the NIN registration, the idea which was conceived by NITDA when Sheikh Pantami was there as Director General and CEO, the project is now been supervised by the same Sheikh as minister of Communications and Digital Economy. Given the sentiments of Sheikh Pantami for fundamental Islam, the Americans ...

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‘Nigeria Is Struggling’ – British High Commissioner Expresses Concern Over Insecurity

Catriona Laing, the British high commissioner to Nigeria, has expressed worry over the deteriorating security situation in the country. According to NAN, the high commissioner while speaking with journalists on the sidelines of a reception held to welcome home the 2019/2020 UK Chevening scholarship beneficiaries, said the UK government is keen on helping Nigeria win its fight against insecurity. She said the ...

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Court Frees Alleged Kidnappers Of Akewugbagold Twins

A High Court in Ibadan on Wednesday ordered the release of six defendants who allegedly kidnapped the twins of a popular Islamic preacher, Sheikh Taofeek Akewugbagold. This was after the suspects had spent 11 months in a Correctional facility. The defendants are Muhammed Basir, Oyeleye Opeyemi, Olumide Ajala,Taiwo Ridwon, Rafiu Mutiu and Fatai Akanji. The defendants, among whom are two ...

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Armed Robbers Attack Fuel Station, Sell Fuel To Customers For 3 Hours

The idea of theft has never been anything good but these criminals took it a step further to prove that really anything can be stolen and worst of all is that it can be stolen in the most shameful way ever imagined. Armed robbers have attacked a fuel station in Zimbabwe where they carted away proceeds from sales totaling $15,000. For a ...

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2021 IWD: NAFDAC Tasks Nigerian Women On Nation-building

The war against the use of narcotics and other dangerous drugs amongst the youths by the Federal Government may be difficult to win until Nigerian mothers rediscover their pivotal role in nation-building starting with maintaining a God-fearing home. This assertion was made in Abuja by the Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, Prof. ...

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