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Oyedepo backs Immanuel on COVID-19, says the world has been deceived

Presiding Bishop, Living Faith Church Worldwide, David Oyedepo has said that the world will soon realise that they have been grossly deceived by the Coronavirus outrage. He threw his weight behind the purported discovery of Dr. Stella Immanuel that antimalarial drug, hydroxychloroquine, zinc, and antibacterial drug, Zithromax, were effective cures for the virus. Oyedepo spoke […]

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Ecobank unveils special loan package for female entrepreneurs

Ecobank Nigeria has unveiled a special loan package for female entrepreneurs in the country. The Ecobank Female Entrepreneurs’ Initiative (EFEI) loan is specially designed by the bank to financially empower female business owners and entrepreneurs in the country. According to Head, Consumer Asset Product, Ecobank Group, Daberechi Effiong, the EFEI loan as conceived by the […]

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Niger Delta: Those bombing pipelines are hurting their people – Buhari mocks militants

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday warned against the vandalization of oil pipelines in the Niger Delta and oil-producing areas which often results in environmental pollution. He spoke shortly after performing his Eid prayer at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. A statement forwarded to DAILY POST by his spokesman, Garba Shehu quoted Buhari as saying: “Those who […]

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People desperate for positions seek personal gains – CAN President

President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (NAN), Samson Ayokunle, says individuals desperate for high offices are more interested in the benefits. He spoke on Thursday at the Thanksgiving Service in honour of Yakubu Pam, new Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC). Ayokunle noted that wise people do not rush to take up leadership […]

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APC caretaker committee speaks on Tinubu-Dogara 2023 presidential ticket

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Committee, Mai Mala Buni, has dismissed the purported 2023 presidential ticket of the party’s National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and former Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, as mere rumour. Buni stated this while speaking with BBC Hausa on Thursday. When the Yobe state Governor was asked whether […]

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Edo: APC provoking me, PDP will win 75 percent poll – Obaseki

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has declared that “the other party” was provoking him. He made the veil reference about the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday in Benin after the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stakeholders’ meeting. The Edo helmsman condemned the attacks on PDP supporters in front of Oba of Benin palace. Obaseki said […]

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Edo: 80,000 people joined PDP after Obaseki dumped APC – Aziegbemi

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the party has witnessed a 200 percent increase in membership since Governor Godwin Obaseki joined the party. State Chairman, Tony Aziegbemi, said this on Thursday in Benin after the party’s stakeholders meeting, NAN reports. He said membership cards had risen from 20,000 to 100,000. Aziegbemi added that more requests […]

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Sexual assaults in maritime industry greatly underreported – Saraki

The Minister of State for Transportation, Sen. Gbemisola Saraki, on Thursday, urged rape victims to speak out, saying that silence was no longer an option if they wanted to get justice. Saraki gave the advice at a webinar on ‘Enforcing Policies and Legal Instruments Against Sexual Harassment and Exploitation in the Maritime Industry’. The webinar […]

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AIB, Police explain aircraft collision at Lagos airport

The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has confirmed that no injury or fatality was recorded by passengers during the collision of planes at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. General Manager, Public Affairs, Tunji Oketunbi, disclosed in a statement in Lagos on Thursday. The incident occurred on Wednesday at about 5.30 pm. The spokesman said the […]

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Buhari needs prayers – Gowon

Former military Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon, has urged the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, to pray for President Muhammadu Buhari. Gowon explained that Buhari needs prayers so that Nigeria won’t go asunder under his leadership. He made the appeal during the thanksgiving service and reception organized by CAN in honour of the newly […]