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2.3 Million Nigerians Register For Coronavirus Vaccination In 24 Hours – NPHCDA
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2.3 Million Nigerians Register For Coronavirus Vaccination In 24 Hours – NPHCDA

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) on Wednesday dispelled fears that people might not want to be vaccinated against COVID-19, noting that up to 2.3m Nigerians have indicated interest in taking the jabs. Although, there are fears over the safety of the vaccines, the Executive Director of NPHCDA, Faisal Shuaib, said there was enthusiasm in Nigeria over Monday’s arrival of 4 million doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 jabs.. He said :“I can tell you that there is a lot of excitement about the vaccine arrival. I know some people have their concerns and we are trying but I want to give you an example of the enthusiasm that Nigerians are showing around wanting to take these vaccines. “Around midday on Monday when we launched the e-registration platform, in less t...
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Gives Blogger 24 Hours To Prove Story Of Ties With Oshiomhole
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Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Gives Blogger 24 Hours To Prove Story Of Ties With Oshiomhole

Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has given a blog known as gistlovers 24 hours to prove the story of her tie with former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress Adams Oshiomhole The 42-year-old shared a screenshot of the blog’s post on Instagram on Tuesday. She asked her followers to report the blog’s page on Instagram. “I ordinarily dont do this but after thinking about it thoroughly and seeking advice i have decided to! So this Blog ran this story and people started coming to my page. “Ive always known there are people who are sick and will tell you stories that have Never happened but to publish that on a platform as big as instagram? You must be held accountable,” she wrote. In another post she told her fans not to tag her on such post again. “Still wai...
Coach Steve Onishola Dies 24 Hours After Orisabunmi, His Sister’s Death
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Coach Steve Onishola Dies 24 Hours After Orisabunmi, His Sister’s Death

Coach Steve Onishola, the Technical Director of Kwara Falcons Basketball Club of Ilorin, is dead. Onishola died barely 24 hours after his younger sister, Folake Aremu, a Nollywood actress, popularly called Orisabunmi, died at 60. The State Chairman of the association, Dr. Joseph Adeyemo, confirmed the death in Ilorin on Thursday. The late basketball coach was said to have passed on at 71 on Thursday in Illorin, following a brief illness. The deceased was the Manager of Falcons on different occasions before he was appointed the club’s technical director. He was part of the Falcons’ team that secured promotion for the club to the elite division in 2013. He was also a member of the Silver-winning team at the 2018 edition of the Kwese Premier League. Onishola was also am...
Uzodimma Seals Okorocha’s Eastern Palm University, 24 Hours To Matriculation
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Uzodimma Seals Okorocha’s Eastern Palm University, 24 Hours To Matriculation

Barely 24 hours to the well publicised matriculation ceremony of the Eastern Palm University, Ogboko, the Imo State Government, has sealed up the University shutting down all activities therein. The University which was built by former Governor Rochas Okorocha in his hometown Ogboko, during his administration, is said to have been established under a PPP arrangement that gave Senator Rochas Okorocha a vast controlling share of the University. The University billed to hold her matriculation ceremony Saturday 5th December 2020, was shut down by a combined team of security agents and officials of the Ministry of Education led by the Commissioner for Education, Prof. B. T. O. Ikegwuoha thereby abruptly ending all academic activities and weeks of preparations by matriculants. Accor...
PDP Shifts Edo Governorship Primary For The Second Time In 24 Hours
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PDP Shifts Edo Governorship Primary For The Second Time In 24 Hours

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has postponed its gubernatorial primary election in Edo state for the second time in 24 hours. On Thursday, the party had announced that the exercise initially scheduled for June 19 had been moved to June 23. But in a statement on Friday, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party’s spokesman, said the primary election has now been shifted to June 25. “The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has granted waiver to Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki to contest the Edo governorship election primary,” the statement read. “The action of the NWC is pursuant to Section 29(2)(b) of the PDP constitution and in exercise of the powers of the National Executive Committee under Section (50)(3)(b) of the PDP constitution. “The NWC in exercise...
’24 hours is not enough for me to hustle again’ – Mercy Aigbe says
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’24 hours is not enough for me to hustle again’ – Mercy Aigbe says

Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe took to her official Instagram page to lament bitterly about how 24 hours is not enough for hustle. According to the 42 year old, she has to leave home earlier than expected for her to get some things done. Sharing a picture of herself in the car getting set to leave home, the mother of two wrote; “Off to a very early start! 24hrs just isn’t enough! Whew! Continue to bless my hustle oh lord!” Asides from acting, the screen goddess who is known for her unique style and dressing launched her clothing store, Mag Divas Boutique in Lagos, then opened another outlet in Ibadan in November 2014. She has been running both her acting career and fashion line successfully.
24 Hours After, LAWMA Cleanup Akobi Crescent Surulere, Restores Normalcy
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24 Hours After, LAWMA Cleanup Akobi Crescent Surulere, Restores Normalcy

Less than twenty four hours after residents of Surulere woke up to see their streets and compounds covered in wastes, tremendous result have been recorded by the team of LAWMA’s Sanitation Officers, PSP Operators and Sweepers who have worked round the clock to clear the waste. Some residents who spoke to Western Post expressed their satisfaction at the speed and commitment with which the workers were carrying out the cleaning exercise. At first glance one could see the relief on the faces of residents who were returning back to the streets and going about their daily activities unhindered. The situation on Saturday had left many residents concerned and worried especially at this time where personal hygiene and social distancing are top campaign messages to combat the ravaging CO...
COVID-19 Toll: United States Records Over 2,400 Deaths In 24 Hours (Pics)
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COVID-19 Toll: United States Records Over 2,400 Deaths In 24 Hours (Pics)

As of early Wednesday morning, 45,435 Americans have now been killed by coronavirus since the pandemic began ravaging the country last month. Pictured: Healthcare workers transfer the body of a deceased person from a stretcher to makesift morgue at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April, 2020. Alisha Narvaez, 36, the manager and Nicole Warring, 33, a Resident Funeral Director at International Funeral & Cremation Services, a funeral home in Harlem, carry a deceased person into the basement area, where bodies are stored and prepared for funeral services, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Manhattan, April, 2020. Officers from the New York Police Department helps workers carry a body out of a house in Brooklyn, April 20, 2020. ...
Actor Johnny Depp Joins Instagram And Gained Over 2 Million Followers Within 24 Hours
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Actor Johnny Depp Joins Instagram And Gained Over 2 Million Followers Within 24 Hours

Actor Johnny Depp who’s popularly known for his movie roles in all series of Pirates of the Caribbean.The actor joined Instagram almost 24hrs ago and already has more than 2 million followers. The Pirates of the Caribbean actor has only made just four posts but already has traffic on his Instagram account.His first post was a picture of himself and he caption it: “Hello everyone……filming something for you now……gimme a minute.” In the video he said: “And just like that, quarantine became so much more enjoyable with you joining Instagram. Wishing you and your family all the best during this pandemic. Thank you for all of the years of your relentless perseverance of perfection in every role you have chosen. Also, I just have to say that I respect you so much, not only as a con...
COVID-19: US Records 1,169 Deaths In 24 Hours — Highest Single-Day Toll Globally
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COVID-19: US Records 1,169 Deaths In 24 Hours — Highest Single-Day Toll Globally

The United States recorded 1,169 COVID-19 fatalities in a single day, the Johns Hopkins University tracker showed Thursday, the highest one-day death toll recorded in any country since the global pandemic began. The toll reflected figures reported by the university between 8:30pm Wednesday (0030 GMT) and the same time Thursday. The grim record was previously held by Italy, where 969 people died on March 27. The US has now recorded around 6000 coronavirus deaths since the pandemic began. Trump changes his position on masks US President Donald Trump's administration appeared to join local officials on Thursday in advising Americans to wear masks when venturing out during the still-exploding coronavirus pandemic. Speaking at a White House briefing, Deborah Birx, a member o...
Coronavirus: 381 Die In UK In 24 Hours
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Coronavirus: 381 Die In UK In 24 Hours

DEADLY RISE UK coronavirus death rate DOUBLES as 381 including teen, 19, with no health problems die in 24hrs THE UK coronavirus death rate doubled today as 381 people including a teen with no underlying health conditions died in 24 hours. Britain's positive Covid-19 cases have also jumped - with 25,150 infected people - up 2,706 from yesterday. The latest figures from the Department of Health reveal 381 people have died in 24 hours after a rise of 180 deaths in the same time period yesterday. In England, the NHS today confirmed the death rate had also more than doubled from 159 yesterday to 367 today in the biggest 24-hour leap so far. The latest victims were aged between 19 and 98 - with 28 having no previous medical conditions - bringing the total death toll in the countr...
Davido Excited As “Risky” Records A Million Views On Youtube In 24 Hours
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Davido Excited As “Risky” Records A Million Views On Youtube In 24 Hours

Good news keeps flowing in for the Popular music star Davido who welcomed his first son and also released his new song 'Risky' music video Risky hits 1million views in less that 24hrs. He shares this amazing report on his page to thanks his fans. He wrote ; RISKY!!! WORLD WIDE ANTHEM!! KEEEP STREAMING !! JUST A DAY IN AND BANGIN IN EVERY CORNER OF THE WORLD!!!! LOVE U GUYS!! MY ALBUM PRE ORDER DROPS TOMORO!! ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ ‘A GOOD TIME’ ������������✈️✈️�����
Ghanaian Man Seeks Divorce 24 Hours After Marriage Over Wife’s Deceptive Backside
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Ghanaian Man Seeks Divorce 24 Hours After Marriage Over Wife’s Deceptive Backside

A Ghanaian man is contemplating leaving his wife just within 24 hours of them getting married in a church wedding. The man's thought of getting a divorce from his wife of one day is due to his realization that the shape of the woman he thought he was marrying is not the same as the one he married. According to the man who shared his grievances with popular relationship expert David Papa Bondze-Mbir, he and the wife had agreed to stay chaste during dating. All through their time of courtship he had known his woman to have a well endowed backside which is one of the things that got him attracted to her. But on the night of their wedding when they decided to consummate their marriage for the first time, he was surprised to to see that the backside of her wife was not as big as h...
NANS Gives Akeredolu 24 Hours Ultimatum To Revise School Fees
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NANS Gives Akeredolu 24 Hours Ultimatum To Revise School Fees

The National Association of Nigeria Students (NNNS) on Tuesday gave Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, 24 hours ultimatum to revise the schools fee of four state higher institutions to the initial fees. The four higher institutions are Adekunle Ajasi University, Akungba (AAUA), Ondo State University of Science and Technology, Okitipupa (OSUSTECH); Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo and Ondo State School of Nursing, Akure. Mr Danielson Akpan Bamidele, President of NNNS, made the calls while speaking with the newsmen in Akure. Bamidele, who said that NNNS had come to take its responsibilities and future in its hands, alleged that some state governments had introduced new policies to enhance education in their various states but Gov. Akeredolu was not doing same. According to ...
First Episode Of Game Of Thrones Season 8 Was Pirated 55 Million Times In Just 24 Hours
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First Episode Of Game Of Thrones Season 8 Was Pirated 55 Million Times In Just 24 Hours

After almost two years of anticipation, the final season of Game of Thrones finally began this week. Eager fans around the world tuned in on Sunday to watch ‘Winterfell’ - and now it seems that the majority viewers watched the episode illegally. New data from MUSO, the global authority on digital piracy, has revealed that the episode was pirated 54,261,910 times within the first 24 hours of its premiere. In comparison, HBO’s official figures revealed that just 17.4 million watched the episode legally. Delving deeper into the results, MUSO revealed which countries illegally streamed the episode the most. India and China were the countries where most people illegally streamed the episode, followed by the US, UK and Nigeria. Andy Chatterley, co-founder and CEO of MUSO, said:...
Lagos INEC Yet To Receive Results 24 Hours After
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Lagos INEC Yet To Receive Results 24 Hours After

ELECTION observers, the media, agents of political parties, stakeholders have besieged the Lagos State Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, collation centre, Yaba, for announcement of results of Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections in the state. As early as 10 am, yesterday, the collation centre, prepared for the collection and announcement of results from collation officers, COs from Local Government started getting busy with movement of people anxious for the results.. As at 6 pm the commission was still awaiting the official results from it’s collation officers from most of the local government areas. Though, at press time, some collation officers were seen with the election materials, also awaiting for the commencement of the exercise. Res...
You Have About 24 Hours To Pick Up Your PVC
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You Have About 24 Hours To Pick Up Your PVC

Guys! We have less than 48 hours to go to our wards to pick up our Permanent Voters Cards (PVC). And this thing is simple: no PVC, no voting. That means no PVC, no having a say in how Nigeria is run for the next 4 years. We’ve already said before that the next 4 years will determine so much when it comes to this country and our future. Some people have reported that their PVCs aren’t ready yet in their wards. What you have to do not is complain to INEC. Go and complain oo. On their social media pages, in their officers, don’t let them rest. Let them know the importance of your PVC to you. If you’re in Lagos you can reach INEC on 09056369789 and 08145419483, keep calling until they solve your problem. Next week Saturday, the Presidential and National Assembly elections...
WAEC Introduces ‘walk-in’ Candidates, Allows Registration 24 Hours Before Paper
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WAEC Introduces ‘walk-in’ Candidates, Allows Registration 24 Hours Before Paper

In a press statement by Demianus Ojijeogu, and made available to journalists on Sunday, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it will soon conduct the first series of the West African Senior School certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates. A spokesperson of the examination council, who signed the statement, also said the examination will be conducted between January and February, 2019. According to the statement, registration started October 8 and will end December 28, 2018. The registration procedure has been designed to accommodate biometric features that will be used for validation at the examination centre. “After obtaining the registration pin, candidates should log on to www.waeconline.org,” it said. The council also said there is provision f...
EFCC Has No Right To Keep Fayose For Over 24 Hours – Ozekhome
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EFCC Has No Right To Keep Fayose For Over 24 Hours – Ozekhome

Human rights lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), said efforts had begun to secure release of former Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, from Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) custody. Ozekhome said this in an interview with the Newsmen in Abuja on Thursday. Fayose, whose tenure as governor ended on Monday, had on Tuesday reported at EFCC office in Abuja to answer to some allegations levelled against while in office as governor. Ozekhome said “Fayose’s lawyers are already taking steps to enforce his fundamental human rights by getting him released. “Yes, his lawyers will go to court to enforce his fundamental human rights. “The EFCC has no right to keep him for over 24 hours. “If they have done that by obtaining a Magistrate Court’s Order that will...
Kemi Adeosun Departs Nigeria 24-Hours After Her Resignation
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Kemi Adeosun Departs Nigeria 24-Hours After Her Resignation

24 hours after her resignation, immediate past Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has departed Nigeria. According to Premiumtimes, close associates of the former minister said she departed for the UK today. Several calls put across to her Nigerian number rang through each time in the Europe internal phone ringing effect. Adeosun resigned yesterday following the scandal about her NYSC discharge certificate.

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