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COVID-19 Sparks Overhaul Of Britain’s Historic Railway Sector

  Britain’s privatised railway sector that drove the Industrial Revolution and was rescued by the state in March owing to coronavirus-ravaged demand, faces a major overhaul under government plans unveiled Monday. While UK train services will continue to be run mainly by private companies, the franchising system will be replaced by Emergency Recovery Management Agreements … Continue reading COVID-19 Sparks Overhaul Of Britain’s Historic Railway Sector

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Partial COVID-19 Lockdown In Madrid As US Deaths Near 200,000

  A million people in and around the Spanish capital on Monday were under new “stay-at-home” orders to contain another coronavirus surge, as the US death toll neared 200,000. But unlike other nations that are tightening curbs to battle outbreaks, India pressed ahead with its measures to kickstart its battered economy, reopening the Taj Mahal … Continue reading Partial COVID-19 Lockdown In Madrid As US Deaths Near 200,000

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‘No Development Without Peace’: Buhari Calls For Unity In Kaduna

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday asked all indigenes of Kaduna to cooperate with the government and security agencies to secure “peace and harmony in the state.” The President made the plea during his speech at the fifth edition of the KADINVEST, the state’s annual economic and investment forum. Buhari’s call for peace comes amid … Continue reading ‘No Development Without Peace’: Buhari Calls For Unity In Kaduna

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I’ve Never Seen People React So Passionately, Obaseki Speaks Of Victory

  Mr Godwin Obaseki is still basking in the euphoria of victory in the recently concluded governorship election in Edo State. Obaseki, who contested under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) polled 307,955 votes to defeat his closest rival, Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who garnered 223,619 to win a … Continue reading I’ve Never Seen People React So Passionately, Obaseki Speaks Of Victory

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JOHESU Suspends Warning Strike

  The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) has suspended its seven-day warning strike across the country. In a statement issued by its National President, Biobékentóye Josiah, the health workers comprising five unions under JOHESU and the Assembly of Healthcare Professional Associations (AHPA) were expected to resume work on September 21. “This is to bring to … Continue reading JOHESU Suspends Warning Strike

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Ayade, Other PDP Governors Congratulate Obaseki On Re-Election

  Following the emergence of Governor Godwin Obaseki as the winner of the Edo State governorship election, more congratulatory messages have continued to pour in from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors. One of them is the Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade, who described Obaseki’s victory as well deserved. The governor, in a … Continue reading Ayade, Other PDP Governors Congratulate Obaseki On Re-Election

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