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The Nigerian National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has fined three television stations over their “unprofessional coverage” of the #EndSARS protests. Channels Television, AIT and Arise TV are required to pay 3m naira ($7,800; £5,900) each to the regulator. The head of the commission, Armstrong Idachaba, said the TV stations used unverified user-generated content from violent scenes caught on camera during the protests. He said the footage “stimulated anger and heightened the...
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The president also increased the number of years of service from 35 to 40. By Azeezat Adedigba October 5, 2020 In commemoration of the World Teachers Day on October 5, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a special salary scale for teachers in the country. He also increased the number of years of service from 35 to 40. Mr Buhari said this in Abuja on Tuesday during the celebration of the...
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The minister advised all institutions to obey and adhere to the guidelines for the reopening of schools. The federal government has ordered the reopening of all schools in Nigeria. The minister of education, Adamu Adamu, made the announcement during a press briefing in Abuja on Friday. He advised all institutions to adhere to the guidelines for the reopening of schools, as earlier announced by the presidential task force. He said all...
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This is to inform the general public especially students of Kogi State University (KSU) that the school management have disclosed that the First Semester Examination for 2020/2021 Session will hold between Friday 2nd October – 26th October 2020. While, GST examinations will hold between 27th – 30th October, 2020. Tuesday 27th October 2020 has been scheduled as the date for continuation of Second Semester for 2019/2020 Academic Session.
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Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases have reached 58,198 with 49,722 patients discharged from various isolation centres across the country. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) revealed on its official Twitter that 136 new cases of the infections with three deaths have been recorded in the country as of Saturday. The health agency said that the new infections were reported from 13 states, while 116 patients were discharged. Lagos State recorded the...
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