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Nigerians in Diaspora Groups Donate N48 Million Worth of Items to PTF to Fight Covid-19_Ada Nkong

Well meaning Nigerians in Diaspora under the aegis of the Nigerian Diaspora COVID-19 Eradication Support Group as well as other diaspora groups , including the Association of Nigerian Physicians in America ( ANPA) Nido Americas and Nido China have mobilised funds to procure Personal Protective Equipment worth a total of Forty- Eight Million Naira to… Continue reading Nigerians in Diaspora Groups Donate N48 Million Worth of Items to PTF to Fight Covid-19_Ada Nkong

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Covid-19: Int’l Association of On-line Publishers Sympathize With Gov Okowa_Ada Nkong

The Leadership of International Association of Online Publishers -Worldwide (IAOP) led by its President, Sir Bieni Victor Emenike has expressed solidarity with the Executive Governor of Delta State, Sen. Dr. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa, Wife of the Governor, Dame Edit Okowa, Secretary to Delta State Government, Barr. Chiedu Ebie, Delta State Commissioner for information, Mr Charles… Continue reading Covid-19: Int’l Association of On-line Publishers Sympathize With Gov Okowa_Ada Nkong

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Msgr Georg Ratzinger Dies at 96_Ada Ogar

Benedict XVI’s elder brother, who had been seriously ill, passed away a week after the Pope Emeritus visited him in Regensburg.The brother of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, Msgr. Georg Ratzinger, has died at the age of 96, the diocese of Regensburg has said. The diocese is expected to issue an official statement confirming the news soon. Benedict XVI visited his… Continue reading Msgr Georg Ratzinger Dies at 96_Ada Ogar

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19 Years in the Vineyard: The Priesthood to Me is a Gift- Fr Augustine Garba OSA_Francisca Ogar

Some one said do not go where there is a path, go instead where there is no path and create one! Fr Augustine Garba OSA, Parish Priest of St.John of the Cross Parish Maraba is one such person who fearlessly, forges ahead even when many see no way. Where he not a Priest, I would… Continue reading 19 Years in the Vineyard: The Priesthood to Me is a Gift- Fr Augustine Garba OSA_Francisca Ogar

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Dabiri-Erewa Commends Japan Based Nigerian For Returning Wallet Full of Cash_Ada Nkong

The Chairman /CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa commends Mr Ikenna Nweke a Nigerian Living and Studying in Japan for returning a lost wallet containing huge sums of money as well as a credit card to its owner through the police. Hon Abike gave the commendation in a statement signed by Mr… Continue reading Dabiri-Erewa Commends Japan Based Nigerian For Returning Wallet Full of Cash_Ada Nkong

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The All Female Firm Helping Nigerian Prisoners_Ada Nkong

On a breezy February morning at the height of the dry season, Oluyemi Orija cranked down her car window and turned up the speakers, leaving trails of Jailer by Nigerian singer Aṣa in the warm air.It was a fitting but ironic choice of song as she drove south towards Lagos State Ikoyi Prison with three… Continue reading The All Female Firm Helping Nigerian Prisoners_Ada Nkong

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SOCOCOVID Launches National Covid-19 Register_Ralph Bichene

The Society Committee against Covid-19 ,SOCOCOVID, has been commended for documenting the efforts of individuals and civil society groups to cushion the effect of the pandemic on the poor and vulnerable.The Minister of Women Affairs, Dame Pauline Tallen, the DG National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Runsewe and other dignitaries gave the commendation at… Continue reading SOCOCOVID Launches National Covid-19 Register_Ralph Bichene

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Ajimobi Confirmed Dead at 70_Ada Nkong

About ten days after rumours of his death trended on social media, former Governor of Oyo state Senator Abiola Ajimobi has passed on at 70. Ajimobi, was born on December 16, 1949, was a life support machine since last Friday at First Cardiology Hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos. Ajimobi who had COVID-19 related ailment was rushed… Continue reading Ajimobi Confirmed Dead at 70_Ada Nkong

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Police in Nigeria Rescue 300 Workers Locked in Rice Factory Ada Nkong

Police in Nigeria have rescued 300 people they say were locked in a rice-processing factory and forced to work throughout a coronavirus lockdown. From the end of March the men were allegedly not allowed to leave the mill in the northern city of Kano. The workers were promised an additional $13 (£10) a month on… Continue reading Police in Nigeria Rescue 300 Workers Locked in Rice Factory Ada Nkong