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The Lagos State Government is set to commission a Testing and Reference Laboratory that would aid the prevention of an outbreak of waterborne diseases. The State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, disclosed this today while speaking at the opening of the Y2021 Lagos International Water Conference held at Eko Hotels, Victoria Island, Lagos. Sanwo-Olu, represented by […]Read More

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Brazil prosecutors probe price, intermediary on Bharat vaccine deal

Brazilian federal prosecutors have opened an investigation into a contract worth 1.6 billion reais ($320 million) for 20 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine made by India’s Bharat Biotech, according to a document seen by Reuters on Tuesday. The prosecutor-general’s office (PGR) cited comparatively high prices, speedy talks and pending regulatory approvals as red flags […]Read More

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Buhari Appoints Buratai, Olonisakin, Ambassadors to Benin Republic, Cameroon

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusufu Buratai (rtd.), as Nigeria’s Ambassador to the Benin Republic. A former Defence Chief, Gen. Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin (retd.), was named the Head of Mission to Cameroon. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, according to a statement by the Information […]Read More

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Buhari seeks Senate’s approval of 2021 Supplementary Budget of N895.8bn

The Senate on Tuesday received President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for the approval of the 2021 Supplementary Appropriation Bill of N895.8 billion. President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, read Buhari’s letter at the commencement of Tuesday’s plenary following its resumption from a two-week break. The letter reads: Dear Distinguished Senate President, submission of the Supplementary Appropriation […]Read More