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Africa Day 2020: Buhari Says No Development Without Peace

  President Muhammadu Buhari has called for peace on the continent as a prerequisite for sustainable development. In a message to African leaders to mark the ”Africa Day 2020,” commemorated by the African Union Commission in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO), President Buhari said Africa has given the world a new hope by … Continue reading Africa Day 2020: Buhari Says No Development Without Peace

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Thailand Conducts Tests On Monkeys In Search Of COVID-19 Vaccine

  Thailand is conducting tests on macaque monkeys as it races to produce a cheaper, alternative coronavirus vaccine it hopes will be ready by 2021, a top researcher said Monday. More than 100 candidate vaccines are currently in various stages of development around the world, at least eight of which are in clinical trials with … Continue reading Thailand Conducts Tests On Monkeys In Search Of COVID-19 Vaccine

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COVID-19: Thailand Enters Global Race For Vaccine With Trials On Monkeys

  Thailand is conducting tests on macaque monkeys as it races to produce a cheaper, alternative coronavirus vaccine it hopes will be ready by 2021, a top researcher said Monday. More than 100 candidate vaccines are currently in various stages of development around the world, at least eight of which are in clinical trials with … Continue reading COVID-19: Thailand Enters Global Race For Vaccine With Trials On Monkeys

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Lagos Discharges 31 Recovered COVID-19 Patients

  Lagos state has discharged another 31 COVID-19 patients after successful treatment. The state’s Ministry of Health confirmed this in a tweet via its official handle on Sunday. Governor Babajide Sanwo-olu also confirmed the development in a brief social media statement on Sunday. READ ALSO: FMC Abeokuta Records Three Fresh Cases Of COVID-19 And One … Continue reading Lagos Discharges 31 Recovered COVID-19 Patients

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Senator Gaya Loses Wife, President Buhari Condoles With Lawmaker

  President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with Sen. Kabiru Ibrahim Gaya over the death of his wife, Hajiya Halima Gaya. President Buhari described late Hajiya Halima as a “remarkable woman who dedicated herself to promoting education’’. The President commended her investments in establishment of private schools, adding: “It is a laudable initiative which should be … Continue reading Senator Gaya Loses Wife, President Buhari Condoles With Lawmaker

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Sultan Declares Sunday As Eid-El-Fitr

The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigeria Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs, Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar, has declared Sunday, May 24, 2020, as the first day of Shawwal 1441 after Hijrah, as such Eid-el-Fitr.

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Lagos Finalises ‘Register-To-Open Guidelines’, Set To Restart Economy

  Lagos State Government has set the process of re-opening its economy in motion, with the rollout of Register-to-Open guidelines. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said the State Government daily battles the reality of balancing reactivation of economic activities and the continuation of the State’s response to contain the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The Governor said the battle … Continue reading Lagos Finalises ‘Register-To-Open Guidelines’, Set To Restart Economy

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China Moves To Tighten On Security Law Hong Kong

  China moved on Friday to quash Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement by unveiling plans for a new security law at the start of its annual parliamentary session that also laid bare the “immense” economic challenges caused by the coronavirus. The 3,000-member National People’s Congress (NPC) began with a minute of silence for China’s victims of … Continue reading China Moves To Tighten On Security Law Hong Kong

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