Nigerian Newspapers: 7 Top Stories Today Thursday Oct. 14, 2021
The Federal Government has barred unvaccinated civil servants from work, with effect from December 1, 2021. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman, Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, announced this at the national briefing of the committee in Abuja on Wednesday.
FG Distributes 105 Storage Facilities To Farmers In Edo
The Nigerian Stored Products Research Institute (NSPRI) has distributed no fewer than 105 post-harvest storage facilities including 25 ice fish boxes and 80 hermetic drums to seven women and youth farmers’ groups in Edo.
Anti-open Grazing Bill to reach state Assembly before end of Oct — Obaseki
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, has assured that a draft copy of the proposed Edo Anti-Grazing Bill would be sent to the state House of Assembly for legislative consideration before the end of October 2021.
Ember months: FG commits N75.8 bln to road rehabilitation
The Federal Government on Wednesday, says it will commit N75,765,087,178.28 to carry out palliative works on collapsed portions of roads across the country.
NMA, health workers differ as FG plans ban on unvaccinated workers
The Chairman of the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, has said Federal Government workers without proof of COVID-19 vaccination or test results done within 72 hours will be denied access to their offices starting from December 1.
U.S. becomes world’s largest bitcoin mining market amid China crackdown
The United States of America has overtaken China as the world’s leader in bitcoin mining, according to data published by the Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index.
Yar’Adua’s daughter, Zainab, forged Abuja land documents, minister tells court
Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello, has told an Abuja High Court that Zainab, the daughter of former President Umaru Yar’Adua, forged several documents to lay claim to a disputed plot of land in Abuja.