January 23, 2021
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January 21, 2021

Nigeria to receive first batch of Covid-19 vaccine in Feb

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Nigeria expects to take delivery of its first coronavirus vaccine doses in February, with health workers, top government officials and vulnerable people to be given priority. The vaccines, which could be as many as 100,000 doses of Pfizer Inc.’s shot, will be procured through the Covax initiative backed by Gavi the Vaccine Alliance, the...

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January 21, 2021

Nigeria mobile phone subscriber base hits 208 million with 154.9 million internet connection ~NCC

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By Samuel Bankole Nigeria’s mobile telephone subscriber base has grown to 208 million with active Internet subscriptions at 154.9 million by the end of November 2020, according to the Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the telecoms industry regulatory body. The EVC of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Umar Danbatta, who spoke in Abuja on...

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January 21, 2021

President Buhari appoints M.K Ahmad to chair TCN board, reappoints Usman as NPA CEO

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By Oludare Mayowa President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday appointed the pioneer Director-General of the Pension Commission, Muhammad Ahmad to lead the board of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) and focus on recruiting a new managing director for the organisation. The president also reappointed Hadiza Bala Usman as Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority...

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