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COVID-19: FG suspends evacuation of Nigerians abroad

The federal government has suspended further evacuation of Nigerians stranded abroad over the COVID-19 pandemic. Geoffrey Onyeama, minister of foreign affairs, who announced this during the presidential task force on COVID-19 briefing on Wednesday, however, said the evacuation is expected to continue soon. He said the evacuation was suspended to give room for new measures that […]

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Exclusive: “GEJ Is A Man On A Mission, Nothing Can Stop Him” Dickson Iroegbu says

The 2015 election seems to be the next talked about issue in Nigeria. Many wonder if President Goodluck Jonathan will win for the 2nd Term! Dickson Iroegbu believed and campaigned for Jonathan on the first election. Even though at some point he expressed his disappointment in Jonathan’s decision on Oil-subsidy, he still did not lose his […]

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100 million Nigerians live in destitution – World Bank

About 100 million Nigerians live in destitution, the World Bank has said. The World Bank Country Director for Nigeria, Marie-Francoise Marie-Nelly, said this at the bank’s Country Programme Portfolio Review in Enugu on Tuesday. She said that the bank’s ongoing commitment to Nigeria stood at $5.34bn. According to the World Bank boss, the number of […]

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