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COVID-19: We Don’t Have Money To Buy Food – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged farmers to return to their farms in order to provide food for Nigerians, as there is no money for importation. Buhari, while speaking with State House reporters after Eid prayers on Sunday, also prayed for a favourable raining season. “I hope the raining season would be bountiful so that we get...

Delay in response, decontamination, fuelling rise in COVID-19 cases

As the country’s COVID-19 cases continue to escalate, experts have found a delay in response to positive cases and decontamination of premises, as the main causes for the development. This conclusion was drawn after several reports showed that many times, there was a delay between the time a patient develops symptoms, gets tested and the...

How Rivers officials withdrew N118b in cash – EFCC

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is requesting, for its interrogation, the release of three officials of the Rivers State Government, who are implicated in the alleged illegal withdrawal of N118billion public funds. Their action is said to be a contravention of the Money Laundering Act. The cash was allegedly withdrawn by the Director of...

Karibi-Whyte served Nigeria with wisdom, knowledge – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned the death of retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Adolphus Karibi-Whyte. Justice Karibi-Whyte died on Friday at the age of 88 years in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The President, in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, noted that Justice Karibi-Whyte served Nigeria...

Matters arising from the pandemic

GIVEN that Nigeria had not been exposed to this magnitude of disablement by a pandemic till now, it is not surprising that many unexpected hiccups had occurred in the management of the lockdown by the police. Hence, not many people were surprised when the police mistook terrorizing citizens as indispensable to keeping order during...

FG Considers Models to Reopen Economy

The federal government is actively considering models to gradually reopen the economy following the easing of lockdown and closure of businesses in the last eight weeks. This comes after the submission of a proposal to reopen the economy to President Muhammadu Buhari by the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed and her...

It’s Time for Sober Reflection, Not Celebration, Says Buhari

  Amid the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic, which has claimed thousands of lives worldwide, crippled businesses, and caused massive disruption to daily living, including religious worship, with the closure of mosques and churches, the Islamic faithful will quietly offer prayers and supplications today to celebrate this year’s Eid-el-fitr. Also called the “Festival of Breaking the Fast”,...

Trump Orders All Places of Worship To Open, Declares Them Essential (+Video)

President Trump on Friday announced that houses of worship would now be considered “essential services”. He noted that the new Centers for Disease Control guidance will classify houses of worship as “essential,” as he called on governors to allow them to open “right now” after being closed during the coronavirus lockdowns in the US. Trump...

My Wedding Testimony by Bishop Ndubisi Obi as he celebrate Silver jubilee marriage Anniversary.

It was on May 20, 1995. I was a TRADER in Main Market, Onitsha. My wife was a Sales Lady, working for Chief B. U. Umeh, Agubata 1 of Osina. We were not lettered. We did not “go to school”, as both of us only had our secondary school certificates. But, we loved JESUS...

Doicese of Lagos Women Ministry distributes palliatives to indigent women across the Diocese

On Wednesday, 20th May, 2020, The Women's and Girls Organisation led by Mama Lagos, Prof.Mrs Motunrayo Olumakaiye, again distributed some palliatives to some active indigent women across the Diocese through the Archdeaconries. This is to cushion the effects of COVID 19 and the resulting lockdown.The packs contained rice, beans, garri, palm oil, vegetable oil...

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