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A two-storey building under construction in Abuja collapsed on Saturday trapping 10 persons with one seriously injured. The News Agency of Nigerian (NAN), reports that the incident happened behind Dawaki Modern Market, in Galadima area of the Federal Capital Territory. The incident occurred at about 10:40 a.m. and the building suffered a total collapse, leaving …

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has developed and launched a new guideline for the conduct of elections during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak in the country. The Director-General, NCDC, Chikwe Ihekweazu, made the launch on Monday in Abuja, during the Presidential Task Force (PTF), on COVID-19 briefing. Mr Ihekweazu said the guidelines would support the Independent Electoral …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Nigeria yesterday, recorded 454 new cases of the dreaded corona virus, The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced the new cases bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 27,564. Also , Twelve deaths were recorded from the virus on Friday bringing the total number of confirmed deaths …

Gbeleyi Abayomi The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) yesterday confirmed 626 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 27,110. Also, Thirteen deaths were recorded from the virus on Thursday bringing the total number of confirmed deaths from the virus to 616. The disease also claimed another …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Following the nomination of Mrs Ngozi Okonjo Iweala by the president of Nigeria, The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has accepted the nomination of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as one of the candidates for the office of the director-general of the organisation. “Nigeria, on 9 June 2020, nominated Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the post of WTO …

Gbeleyi Abayomi President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked with immediate effect the Director General, National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, Engr. Mustapha Maihaja . The president appointed a replacement with immediate effect and He is Air Vice Marshal Muhammadu Alhaji Muhammed (Rtd). In a good statement issued by the Director of Information in the Office of the …

The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said that eight shops were destroyed by a fire outbreak in Apongbon Under Bridge Market in Lagos on Sunday. Mr Oke-Osanyintolu made this known in an interview with a News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent at the scene of the fire incident in Apongbon, Lagos. …

………..SEALS DEFECTIVE BUILDING The Director General, Lagos State Safety Commission, Mr. Lanre Mojola has declared zero tolerance for safety infractions in any part of the State; this he said during a safety awareness campaign tagged: “Keep Safe, Stay Alive” held on Lagos Island. The Commission took to some streets on Lagos Island to sensitize commuters …

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), has raised concerned over the danger of e-waste, saying it increases susceptibility to health conditions. Aliyu Jauro, Director-General, NESREA stated this at a one-day sustainable stakeholders` meeting with the theme “e-waste management in Nigeria: creating a roadmap for efficient engagement” on Wednesday, in Abuja. The stakeholder …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Following his electoral victory at the Supreme Court yesterday, governor-elect of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodinma, has issued an order freezing all bank accounts belonging to the state government. The ‘Order of Post No Debit’ issued by Director-General, Hope Uzodinma’s Campaign Organisation, Chief Cosmas Iwu, to all financial institutions and the Accountant-General of …