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NEWSCOVID-19: President Buhari addresses nation [Full statement]

President Muhammadu Buhari, Sunday evening addressed the nation, announced a total lockdown in Abuja and Lagos. Full statement below… ADDRESS BY H.E. MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE COVID- 19 PANDEMIC SUNDAY 29TH MARCH, 2020 1. Fellow Nigerians, 2. From the first signs that Coronavirus, or COVID-19 was turning into an epidemic and

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Training, Re-Training Of Staff Is Sine-Qua-Non To Productivity, Excellence- Abike Erewa

Chairman/CEO, Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa has said that Training and Re-training of staff is sine-qua-non to productivity and excellence. The NiDCOM Chairman said this during a Five-Day Induction Course for Staff of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, (NIDCOM) in Abuja, imploring staff of the Commission to be ready for the challenges ahead. In

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Quality Infrastructure could impact Quality education, learning environment -Fashola

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola,SAN said that the quality of infrastructural development within a country could impact quality education and the learning environment.He made the remark at the handing over ceremony of a completed internal road intervention project by the Federal Ministry of Works and

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Coronavirus: CBN announces N1.1tn intervention fund to support economy

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Wednesday announced a N1.1tn intervention fund to support critical sectors of the economy. The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele said this in a statement made available to journalists. The governor in the statement said the out of the N1.1tn, about N1tn would be used to support the local manufacturing

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Coronavirus: All you need to know about symptoms and risks

What is coronavirus? According to the WHO, coronaviruses are a family of viruses that cause illnesses ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and the Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS). These viruses were originally transmitted from animals to people. SARS, for instance, was transmitted from civet cats

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