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Fg Bolsters Healthcare Workforce With Over 2400 New Hires1

FG Bolsters Healthcare Workforce with Over 2,400 New Hires

In a significant move to address the healthcare sector’s manpower shortage, the Federal Government has recruited 2,497 healthcare professionals, including doctors, midwives, nurses, and Community Health Extension Workers, over the past six months. This announcement was made by Prof. Alli Pate, the Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, during the third edition of the […]

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Presidents Lagos Visit Sparks Traffic Concerns Amid Bridge Repairs

President’s Lagos Visit Sparks Traffic Concerns Amid Bridge Repairs

Lagos braces for significant traffic disruptions as President Bola Tinubu’s visit coincides with ongoing repairs on the Third Mainland Bridge. The bridge’s closure, essential for rehabilitation work, has already led to increased congestion on alternative routes to Lagos Island. The Federal Ministry of Works announced that the closure, from noon on February 28 to noon

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12 Million SIMs Blocked as NCC Ends SIM-NIN Linkage Grace Period

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has confirmed that there will be no further extension beyond the February 28, 2024, deadline for linking Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards with National Identification Numbers (NIN), leading to the deactivation of 12 million SIMs. This directive is part of the government’s efforts to enhance national security and digital identity

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Petrol Imports Halve After Subsidy Ends1

Petrol Imports Halve After Subsidy Ends

Mohammed Idris, the Minister of Information and National Orientation, announced a significant reduction in Nigeria’s petrol imports, cutting down by 50% following the subsidy removal. President Bola Tinubu, upon taking office, declared the end of fuel subsidies, leading to a sharp increase in petrol prices, now fluctuating between N620 and N700 per litre. This policy

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Tinubu Pledges Economic Recovery Amid Hardship1

Tinubu Pledges Economic Recovery Amid Hardship

President Bola Tinubu, addressing the nation on Wednesday, sought patience from Nigerians amidst the prevailing economic difficulties, promising a brighter future. Acknowledging the strain caused by recent government policies, Tinubu affirmed his full accountability for the nation’s challenges. While visiting Akure, the Ondo State capital, he engaged with the pan-Yoruba sociopolitical group Afenifere. He paid

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Meningitis Outbreak Claims 20 Student Lives In Yobe State1

Meningitis Outbreak Claims 20 Student Lives in Yobe State

In a tragic turn of events, twenty students from three boarding girls’ secondary schools and the Federal Government Girls’ College located in Potiskum and Fika local government areas of Yobe State have succumbed to a suspected meningitis outbreak. Mohammed Sani-Idris, the Yobe State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, confirmed the deaths, noting that several

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Fg Reassures No Job Losses With Oronsaye Report Implementation1

FG Reassures No Job Losses with Oronsaye Report Implementation

The Federal Government, through the Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris, has allayed fears of job losses following the approval of the Oronsaye Report’s recommendations to reduce governance costs. In a statement released by his media aide, Rabiu Ibrahim, the government outlined its plan to merge 29 agencies and absorb eight parastatals into

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750000 Nigerians Join Health Insurance Scheme Under Fg Initiative1

750,000 Nigerians Join Health Insurance Scheme Under FG Initiative

The Federal Government, through the Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Prof Muhammad Pate, announced the enrollment of approximately 750,000 Nigerians into the National Health Insurance Scheme. This statement was made during the third edition of the ministerial press briefing series in Abuja, highlighting the government’s efforts to enhance healthcare accessibility and affordability nationwide.

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President Tinubu Visits Owo For Akeredolus Condolence1

President Tinubu Visits Owo for Akeredolu’s Condolence

  On Wednesday, President Bola Tinubu made a heartfelt visit to Owo, Ondo State, to express his condolences to the family of the late Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, the state’s former governor. During his visit, President Tinubu also extended his sympathies to the Olowo of Owo, Oba Ajibade Gbadegesin Ogunoye III, marking a significant gesture of respect

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Wigwe Family Announces Funeral Schedule Following Tragic Loss1

Wigwe Family Announces Funeral Schedule Following Tragic Loss

The family of Herbert Wigwe has disclosed the funeral arrangements for him, his wife, and their son following their untimely demise in a helicopter crash in the United States a few weeks ago. The tragic accident also claimed the life of Abimbola Ogunbanjo, the former Chairman of the Nigerian Exchange Group Plc, who was aboard

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