Tue. Sep 27th, 2022

Abia Reporters



Compiled by Joe Agbro Jr.

Status of FG rice to Oyo not known –NAFDAC

Nigeria records 195 new COVID-19 cases, total now 1532

COVID-19: Trumps phones Buhari, promises ventilators

Germany grants Nigeria N8.9bn debt relief

Lassa fever emergency phase over –NCDC

Buhari’s team lands in Kano as five more personalities die

Court remands cop who allegedly shot dead Rivers policewoman

No date yet for schools resumption – Education minister

EFCC advises Nigerians against palliative fraudsters

Ogun, Kano get new police constables

Dwindling revenue threatens airport projects, salaries, says FAAN

FG reserves hotels for Dubai returnees in Lagos

9mobile offers free access to Open University, others

Oyetola sets up anti-kidnapping squad

Yahaya frees 28 prisoners in Gombe

Ooni donates three motorised fumigators to Lagos

Policemen assault Ondo nurse, motorcyclist at checkpoint

Zamfara frees 54 prisoners

Rivers sends beggars back to states, Niger Republic

Cult clashes claim four in A’Ibom, Rivers

Imo Govt House policeman found dead

Gunmen kill driver, kidnap friend in Ondo

Bauchi face mask defaulters to pay N5,000

N150m spent on food, says Osun relief panel

Imo man, 45, commits suicide

Kano records 38 new COVID-19 cases as tests increase

Sokoto confirms death of three COVID-19 patients

I stabbed my mother-in-law for asking son to divorce me –Suspect


The Nation
NAFDAC faults minister over rice distributed in Oyo

Fed Govt declares May 1 as public holiday

IMF approves $3.4billion emergency loan to Nigeria

Senate approves Buhari’s N850b loan request

House of Reps seek N36b special fund for states

COVID-19: UNIBEN researchers produce clinically tested ventilator

Private sector coalition COVID-19 fund hits N27.16b

NCDC targets two million people for COVID-19 test in three months

13 doctors test positive for COVID-19 in Ghana

Chinese medics test negative, says minister

Fed Govt sends nine-man team to Kano

Reps to probe Chinese nationals in Nigeria

Fed Govt switches to local loans to finance budget 2020

Presidency orders access for vehicles conveying food

NLC opposes salary cut

Ganduje backs Kano lockdown

Akeredolu blames security agents for increased COVID-19 cases

Fayemi slashes self, deputy governor’s salary by 50%

COVID-19: Senator donates 3,001 bags of rice to Adamawa people

COVID-19: Delta extends lock down till Thursday

Troops rescue 15 held by pirates in Bayelsa

BEDC donates food items to franchise states

Bandits kill inspector, abduct village head in Kaduna

COVID-19: 700 dead in Iran after drinking toxic methanol alcohol


Remember to protect yourself and your community!

• Wash your hands frequently using soap and water or an alcohol-based hand rub

• Cover mouth and nose with flexed elbow or tissue when coughing or sneezing. Dispose of used tissue immediately

• Avoid close contact with anyone who has cold or flu-like symptoms

• Seek medical care early if you or your child (friend) has a fever, cough or difficulty
breathing – don’t go to the hospital immediately.

• Stay at home and practice social distancing

• NCDC is the authentic source of information

• Do not panic!!!

Poisonous rice saga: League demands sack of Customs’ CG, controllers over show of shame

COVID-19: I can’t share FG’s rice to Akwa Ibom people — Emmanuel

Germany grants Nigeria €22.4M debt relief over Covid-19 pandemic

UK plans more Abuja, Lagos evacuation flights of £491, £504 for nationals over Covid-19

Court grants bail to 2 as Senator Abaribe, Catholic Church clash over land

Peace Ufuoma, Nigerian woman put up for sale on Facebook by Lebanese, rescued

One dies in smugglers, Customs attack

COVID-19: Seafarers to be paid for extended services – Folarin

Post COVID-19: Nigeria must focus on export cargo — Bello

Shippers want 35% reduction in shipping charges

SUSPENSION OF DEMURRAGE:NPA to sanction terminal operators for non-compliance

CORONAVIRUS: French Ligue 1 Season ended due to pandemic

I’ll appear in a live broadcast tomorrow, to show I’m alive – Nnamdi Kanu

Bauchi governor signs executive orders to control spread of Coronavirus

We didn’t distribute spoilt beans to Benue IDPs and Refugees – SEMA

COVID19: Nasarawa quarantines over 200 travellers from high-risk states

Arrest, ban for life: At last, Umahi bows to pressure, apologises to journalists


I don’t know how to change the world but I know if I keep talking about how dirty it is out here, somebody gon clean it up. – Tupac Shakur

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