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Cyclone Nisarga intensifies as it approaches Mumbai

Cyclone Nisarga intensifies as it approaches Mumbai

Image copyright EPA Image caption Fishing boats anchored in Mumbai, having been told not to venture out A cyclone moving across the Arabian Sea to the Indian coastal city of Mumbai has intensified, forecasters say.Cyclone Nisarga, which is approaching from the south-west, would be the first serious cyclone to make landfall in the city since …

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George Floyd death: The man who sheltered 80 US protesters

George Floyd death: The man who sheltered 80 US protesters

It was past curfew and protesters in Washington DC were trapped as police closed both ends of a street and moved in. That’s when one resident flung open his doors.Police said they made nearly 200 arrests in the area and will review how they conducted themselves.Produced by Dhruti Shah, Rozina Sini, Helier Cheung, Rod Macleod …

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Coronavirus: Students might have to stay in 'protective bubble'

#Coronavirus: Students might have to stay in ‘protective bubble’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Lectures might have to shift from lecture halls to online lessons Students might have to stay in a “protective bubble” of the same small group, when the UK’s university campuses reopen in the autumn.University leaders suggested students would live and study with the same group to minimise mixing.They were …

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Vera Omozuwa: Police IG takes over case of murdered UNIBEN student

The Inspector-General of Police (IG) Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the transfer of investigation into the death of Vera Omozuwa, to the Force Headquarters, Abuja. Force spokesman, DCP Frank Mba, announced this in a statement on Tuesday. The 100-level female Microbiology student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) was killed in a church in Benin by …

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Pastor Sam Adeyemi reveals why FG eased lockdown for religious gatherings, others

The Senior Pastor of the Daystar Christian Centre, Sam Adeyemi, has given possible reason the Federal Government lifted the ban on religious gatherings and work hours for civil servants and banks. Recall that Nigerian Government finally lifted the ban on religious gathering across the country on Monday. Churches are to reopen for the next four …

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Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu collected hundreds of millions from govs, his days are numbered – Asari Dokubo [VIDEO]

Asari Dokubo, former Niger Delta People’s Volunteer Force, NDPVF, has accused Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, of collecting money from Southeast governors running into “hundreds of millions.” Dokubo made the accusation while insisting that Kanu’s days are numbered he would soon be disgraced and punished publicly. The former Niger …

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COVID-19: Obiano orders hospitals in Anambra to provide Isolation Centres, considers shutting markets

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has ordered all hospitals in the state to provide Isolation Centres in their facilities. Obiano in a statewide broadcast on Tuesday evening, said all hospitals, private and public must provide places where they can keep patients suspected of having COVID-19 while they await the result of their samples. “Every hospital …

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Newspaper headlines: 'Joy' over prospect of summer holidays for Britons

Newspaper headlines: ‘Joy’ over prospect of summer holidays for Britons

Newspaper headlines: ‘Joy’ over prospect of summer holidays for Britons By Warritatafo Staff Image caption Many of Wednesday’s front pages assess whether Britons will be likely to get a summer holiday this year. The Daily Mirror suggests the prospect of a break has been thrown a lifeline, reporting that the government’s quarantine plan requiring people …

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COVID-19: Head of Service confirms new work hours for senior civil servants

The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Folasade Yemi-Esan, on Tuesday, asked civil servants from grade level 14 and above, should to resume work daily. This came following the new directive by the presidency that civil servants should work from 9am to 2pm Monday to Friday Yemi-Esan noted that the directive is effective from …

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Kwara Assembly tasks government to address security challenges

The Kwara State House of Assembly on Tuesday charged security agencies in the state to be proactive in preventing crimes through appropriate intelligence gathering towards addressing security challenges in the state. The House also called on the state government to encourage and motivate members of the community security outfits in the bid to checkmate insecurity …

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Missing boy found dead with his eyes plucked out in the back of a car in Niger State (graphic photos)

A little boy has been found dead in the back of a car with his eyes plucked out days after he was reported missing in Suleja, Niger state. The 9-year-old boy, identified simply as Emma, had been missing for two days, before his body was found in the parked car on Monday morning, June 1. …

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Buhari govt gave 37,589 households food in Lagos – SUBEB

Lagos State Universal Education Board (LASUBEB) says President Muhammadu Buhari administration has distributed food to thousands of pupils’ families. Eniola Adewunmi, Public Relations Officer of the board, made this disclosure in a statement on Tuesday. The programme was launched in Lagos on May 21. The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs headed by Sadiya Umar Farouq …

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Vera Uwaila Omozuwa: Buhari reacts to alleged rape, murder of UNIBEN student inside church

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family of Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100-level Microbiology student of University of Benin, UNIBEN, who was allegedly raped and murdered by some unknown persons last week. Vera was raped while reading inside a Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, worship centre in Benin City. Her death has since …

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COVID-19 lockdown: Kaduna has not reopened markets, places of worship – Gov. El-Rufai

The Kaduna State Government said that it has not reopened markets or places of worship. Recall that the public places were closed in March 2020 as the state stepped-up COVID-19 prevention efforts. Muyiwa Adekeye, Special Adviser to the Governor on Media & Communication in a statement said that the state government has started engagements with …

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COVID-19: NDDC reveals its Finance Director, Etang died of coronavirus

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), has revealed that its late acting Director, Finance and Administration, Ibanga Etang, died from complications linked to COVID-19. This was contained in a statement signed by its Director, Corporate Affairs, Charles Odili. Odili said NDDC decided to make it public, after getting clearance from Etang’s family. “The family has …

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Lagos discharges 33 COVID-19 patients

Thirty-three COVID-19 patients have been discharged in Lagos State. The State Ministry of Health made this known on Tuesday. It said the patients included three foreign nationals. “33 fully recovered #COVID19Lagos patients; 7 females & 26 males including 3 foreign nationals –Indians, have been discharged from our Isolation facilities to reunite with the society. “The …

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COVID-19: Two aides test positive as Abia Gov, Ikpeazu reveals his family result

The COVID-19 test results of the Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu and his family have been revealed. Ikpeazu, his wife, Mrs. Nkechi, and their children all tested negative for the virus. Their COVID-19 results were made public after the Abia State First family took the test last week Saturday. Ikpeazu revealed the test results …

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Edo/Ondo guber: APC makes clarifications on Oshiomhole anointing candidates

The All Progressives Congress, APC, National Working Committee, NWC, has said it lacked the powers to endorse any aspirant, ahead of the primary elections in Edo and Ondo States. APC NWC was reacting to the alleged endorsement of the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu by its National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole and a group known as …

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George Floyd protests: Misleading footage and conspiracy theories spread online

George Floyd protests: Misleading footage and conspiracy theories spread online

Image copyright Getty Images Protests sparked by the death in police custody of African-American George Floyd in Minneapolis have spread across the US and to other countries. They’ve been documented in videos, images and posts on social media.But some of these aren’t what they claim to be. The BBC’s anti-disinformation team has been tracking misleading …

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Buhari told to reduce fuel price to N70 immediately

The main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has told President Muhammadu Buhari to reduce the price of Premium Motto Spirit, also known as petrol, to N70 per litre. The PDP said it rejects completely, the N121 per litre announced by the President Buhari-led government yesterday. DAILY POST reported yesterday that for the third time, since …

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COVID-19: Churches, mosques to hold one hour service as Ishamiya, Sunday schools, others remain closed – FG

The Nigerian Government has announced that the duration for each church service must not exceed one hour. The government said that Sunday Schools, night vigils, children classes and Islamiya schools still remain suspended. This was made known on Tuesday by the National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Sani Aliyu. The PTF Coordinator …

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COVID-19: FG warns Nigerians about next phase of eased lockdown

The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has warned Nigerians to take responsibility in the next phase of the lockdown relaxation. Ehanire stated this on Tuesday, while speaking at the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 daily briefing. The Minister emphasised the importance of adhering strictly to all health protocols, so that COVID-19 “does not spike …

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Massive queues as McDonald's reopens Scottish drive-thru restaurants

Massive queues as McDonald’s reopens Scottish drive-thru restaurants

The re-opening of some Scottish McDonald’s drive-thru restaurants has seen long queues of cars being directed by police.The fast-food giant closed all of its outlets more than 10 weeks ago as lockdown restrictions came into force.The company said it was now aiming to reopen 1,000 of its drive-thru or delivery outlets by Thursday.McDonald’s said Perspex …

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COVID-19: TB Joshua reveals why Synagogue Church will remain shut

Prophet T.B Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN, has thanked the government for announcing reopening of worship centres, but insisted his church will not open for now. The government, through the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 had on Monday announced the reopening of churches, mosques and other religious centres in the country. …

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IG deploys squad as protest rocks Benin over UNIBEN student’s killing

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has deployed investigation aid and forensic support to the Edo State Police Command to complement the ongoing probe of the death of a 100-level student of the University of Benin, Uwaila Omosuwa. PUNCH Metro had reported that Uwaila had gone to study in the Redeemed Christian Church of God, …

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