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Nigerian student happy to be back in the classroom after year of Covid

The National 23 Jul 2021
But when Covid-19 hit, even the prestigious centre of learning in one of Africa's most vibrant nations was not spared as the ensuing pandemic forced the closure of universities in Nigeria and around the world ... Even though Nigeria sometimes has to contend with electricity problems, she says she got used to online learning over time.
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LASIEC vows to conduct free and fair council polls

Business Day Online 23 Jul 2021
The commission maintained that in line with Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Lagos State government and other relevant health authorities protocols on COVID-19, the commission shall strictly enforce the use of facemask and observance of social distancing, while there ...
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Lagos flooding: A threat to building 21st century economy

Business Day Online 23 Jul 2021
Generally referred to as Nigeria’s commercial nerve centre and West Africa’s economic hub, Lagos is a sprawling city with over 20 million population, crammed in a tiny land area measuring about 3,577 square kilometers (sqkm), representing 0.4 percent of Nigeria’s land area of 923,768sqkm.
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Monkeypox symptoms, di Nigerian states wia e dey plus all you need to know about di disease

Ghana Web 22 Jul 2021
Di case of one man wey carry monkeypox infection from Nigeria enter America, don cause US health authorities to begin find 200 pipo wey fit don come in contact wit am ... Mokeypox for Nigeria - wetin you need sabi ... As at 30 June, di Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) torchlight say dis year, na total of 13 cases dey inside 5 states for di kontri.
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FG Expresses Fear over Possible Delta Variant-induced COVID-19 Spike

This Day 22 Jul 2021
The minister’s worry came just as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said Thursday that it has confirmed 238 new cases of COVID-19 in the country ... In fact, it has been identified in Nigeria and is sweeping across the globe now ... In Nigeria, the Delta variant was ...
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Nigeria’s clean energy wealth can fix costly electricity problem- WATT Renewable

Business Day Online 22 Jul 2021
... coming, yet lengthy power cuts dog 57-year-old Blessing Martin’s shop where she sells soft drinks in Ikorodu, a border town north of Nigeria’s economic nerve centre, Lagos.
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Lagos Agberos collect more cash than IGR of 35 states

Business Day Online 22 Jul 2021
... N123 billion yearly in Nigeria, more cash than 35 states in Nigeria generate yearly, according to a research by International Centre for Investigative Reporting (ICIR).
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From fallout to triumph: How Nigeria stunned the world to win Olympic gold in 1996

FourFourTwo 22 Jul 2021
Nigeria had left the USA as heroes, with neutral adoration from all over the globe ... It was the 1996 Olympic group stage and like so many defences to come, Nigeria had no idea how to deal with Ronaldo ... From the left wing to the right, back to the centre ... Nigeria looked like a divided house ... but could Nigeria actually progress much further? Unlikely.
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Awareness on new COVID-19 variant at risk as Twitter ban persists

Business Day Online 20 Jul 2021
As of Monday, July 19, a close look at the page of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) showed that there are 1.1million and 2.5million followers on Twitter and Facebook respectively.
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Muslim worshippers defy coronavirus protocols in some parts of Nigeria

Ghana Web 20 Jul 2021
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that, only few of the worshippers wore their facemasks. NAN reports that there was total disregard for the two-feet distance as directed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control ... increasing cases in Nigeria,” the PSC Chairman said.
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Australian women’s basketball team names Cambage replacement for Tokyo 2020

Inside The Games 20 Jul 2021
Australia suffered a blow when Cambage pulled out of the event, citing mental health concerns while the centre is also under investigation over her conduct during a warm-up match against Nigeria ... conduct against Nigeria following allegations of a physical and verbal altercation.
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Time to get serious with fire prevention in Lagos

Business Day Online 20 Jul 2021
Lagos, Nigeria’s sprawling commercial nerve centre, has in the last six months, become a furnace where series of fires and explosions on roads and markets have put citizens’ lives and properties on edge ... for the transport of LPG and other petroleum products across Nigeria.
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TAJ Bank adopts Sopra Software for service optimisation

Business Day Online 19 Jul 2021
... services in a fast-changing banking environment in Nigeria and ensure financial inclusion of the people ... He said the target of the new Bank is to pursue global branch expansion to achieve at least 40 branches across state capitals and major commercial centres in Nigeria by 2025.
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Twist as Australian basketball star Liz Cambage is officially investigated by the sport's ruling body ...

The Daily Mail 19 Jul 2021
In a bombshell announcement last week, Cambage pulled out of the event telling her fans she was at 'breaking point' and confirmed reports she was involved in an altercation during a warm-up game against Nigeria. It is this altercations which is set to be at the centre of the governing body's inquiry ... 'Yeah, things got heated in the Nigeria game.
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