Rivers Assembly criminalizes non-wearing of facemasks in public

A former governor of Bauchi State, Malam Isa Yuguda, on Monday said Fulani herders deserve to defend themselves, alleging that Nigeria has been unfair to them. The ex-governor stated this shortly after revalidating his membership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) while reacting to recent comments by Governor Bala Mohammed on reasons why Herdsmen carry Ak-47 rifles about. Yuguda who ruled Bauchi State between 2007 and 2015, said Fulani herders had the constitutional right to defend themselves, saying that those criticising Governor Mohammed were only trying to be sentimental…

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Enyimba set for do or die CAF Confederation cup clash with Rivers United

Enyimba forward Victor Mbaoma has stated that the People’s Elephant is in a raging mode ahead of Sunday’s CAF Confederation cup play-off round tie against Rivers united and wants to ensure they give their all in the encounter to get past their fellow league side. Mbaoma speaking in a chat with www.brila.net said the clash is already one that is a do or die affair for both teams but that Enyimba wants to win the competition to make up for her failure in the CAF champions league hence the reason…

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CDD condemns hike in electrical power tariff, Fuel rate

The Centre for Democracy and Advancement (CDD) has actually asked the federal government to reverse the walking in fuel rate and electrical power tariffs. In a press statement launched on Sunday, the group decried the timing of the hike, saying most Nigerians are yet to recuperate from the negative results of the Coronavirus pandemic. The statement signed by Director of the CDD, Idayat Hassan, stated “in Nigeria, government has not only decreased to offering citizens the helping hand in this moment of recession, it is intensifying their predicament by raising…

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Bankers’ Committee of Nigeria; CBN Launches the ‘Moni Sense’ Campaign to Educate the Public on Protecting themselves against Cyber Fraud & Scams

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Bankers’ Committee of Nigeriath, 2020 launched its cybersecurity & fraud awareness campaign, called ‘Moni Sense’ to educate the general public on protecting themselves against cyber fraud and scams. As the end of the year business season kicks off, comprehensive fraud and cybersecurity awareness remains important in ensuring the general Nigerian public is informed on their role in protecting their banking information from fraudulent activities. Speaking on the initiative, Emeka Emuwa, Chairman, Financial Literacy and Public Enlightenment Sub-Committee (FLPE), said; “Fraudsters and scammers…

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Russian COVID-19 Vaccine Is Yet To Land In Nigeria – Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora

On September 4, it was reported that the COVID-19 vaccines has already landed in Nigeria. Mamora told newsmen that Nigeria’s Russian Ambassador and the Deputy Head of Mission, Alexey Shebarshin visited Dr Osagie Ehanire, Minister of Health to update him on the Russian vaccine. He said; “We have not yet received the vaccine and, to the best of my knowledge, it is not yet ready. The Russian Ambassador and the Deputy Head of Mission only visited us to give us an update. Many other stakeholders joined the meeting virtually. When the…

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