Crescent sighted in Nigeria, Ramadan Fast starts Tomorrow

Crescent sighted in Nigeria, Ramadan Fast starts Tomorrow

As Nigerian endure an extended lockdown and restriction of movements meant to curb the spread of the novel COVID-19 across the nation, the President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, has announced that this year’s Ramadan fasting will start tomorrow on Friday, April 24, 2020 as new moon has been sighted today. The Sultan made the announcement on FRCN and NTA network services at his palace…

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COVID-19: Ondo extends use of Face Masks Deadline

COVID-19: Ondo extends use of Face Masks Deadline

Press Statement COVID-19: Ondo Extends Nose Mask Deadline By One Week The Government of On­do State has extended by one week, the April 24 deadline for the compulsory use of nose masks. Consequently, May 1, 2020 is now the com­mencement date of the directive jointly adopted by the Gover­nors of the South We­st Region among other measures, to curb the spread of the CO­VID-19 pandemic. The shift in the com­mencement date is as a result…

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Ondo Dep Gov Agboola raises Alarm over 2020 Guber Race

Ondo Dep Gov Agboola raises Alarm over 2020 Guber Race

By: Ade Adetona The Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Hon Agboola Alfred Ajayi, has raised the alarm over plot by some people to blackmail him by producing a political video jingle that he is contesting the 2020 governorship election on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). There has been rumour in recent times on social media platforms that Ajayi and his boss, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu are engaging in cold war which had been…

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Ebonyi Governor is Ingloriously attaining Notoriety —NUJ

Ebonyi Governor is Ingloriously attaining Notoriety —NUJ

*Media Release* Stop this impunity against Journalists The NUJ National Secretariat condemns the continuous desperate action of Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State to destroy Journalists and Journalism in his state. The most recent development in which Governor Umahi was instigating attacks against Journalists in the State is frightening to the Union as it signals clearly that such attacks on the media are not going to abate any soon. We regret to note that Governor…

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Ondo-Linyi Industrial Hub pledges support for Free Production of Face Masks

Ondo-Linyi Industrial Hub pledges support for Free Production of Face Masks

By: Ade Adeleke The Manager, Ondo-Linyi Industrial Hub, Ore and Managing Director of Klick Konnect International Firm, Akure, Chief Alex Ajipe has commended Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu for his ingenuity in the fight against deadly coronavirus pandemic in Ondo state. This is just as he pledged his support to various committees set up by the state government on COVID-19 pandemic. In a post on his social media platforms, Chief Ajipe said Win-Win textiles of Ondo-Linyi industrial…

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