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President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech – full text

Fellow Nigerians, It has become necessary for me to address you having heard from many concerned Nigerians and having concluded a meeting with all the Security Chiefs.
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WHO expresses concern over impact of coronavirus on indigenous people

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it is deeply concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on indigenous people in the Americas, the current epicentre of COVID-19 pandemic.
The Kayode Fayemi administration in Ekiti State says it has defrayed inherited debts to the tune of 31 billion naira since assumption of office.

Governor Fayemi: Any corpse entering Ekiti must be subjected to coronavirus test

Henceforth corpses being moved in or out of Ekiti State shall be subjected compulsory COVID-19 test governor Kayode Fayemi has stated.
Senator representing Kaduna Central zone, Malam Uba Sani, has flagged-off distribution of palliatives to two million households in the seven local government areas that makeup his constituency.

Kaduna senator to feed two million households

Senator representing Kaduna Central zone, Malam Uba Sani, has flagged-off distribution of palliatives to two million households in the seven local government areas that makeup his constituency.
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Senator Sani donates N80 million foodstuffs to less privileged in Kaduna

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Senator Uba Sani, has donated 12 trucks of food items worth N80 million for distribution as palliatives to the less privileged in Kaduna State.
Controller, Owerri Correctional Services, Mr. Chris Okoye appreciating the kind gesture of Governor Uzodimma to the Services. With him and the Special Adviser (Special Duties), to the governor, Chinasa Nwaneri (second left) and the Chief Press secretary/Media Adviser to the Governor, Mr. Oguwike Nwachuku.

Governor Uzodimma fetes inmates, extends palliatives to orphanage homes — in pictures

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State has extended palliatives to inmates of Owerri and Okigwe Correctional Services to alleviate their difficulties at this period of economic crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).

Governor urges Enugu monarchs to create peaceful atmosphere for project execution

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Saturday urged traditional rulers and community leaders in the state to create peace atmosphere for the execution of World Bank-assisted projects in their domains.
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) rose from several hours of meeting approving the appointment of Yekini Nabena as acting National Publicity of the party.

APC: Proper restructuring will be achieved under President Buhari

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says restructuring the country will be better achieved under the government of President Muhammadu Buhari.

APC’s false hope on restructuring

I applaud the effort of the APC but is it not too little too late? Why did the party wait for over two years, and for the lawmakers to vote against the party position, before embarking on this exercise? Are those recommendations already not contained in the 2014 National Conference report?

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