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Weekend Gist With Ijeh

  Over the week, we have had a great interactive session on the facebook group (peoplereporters.com)with all of you out there, and it was wonderful having to hear from all of you. Several touching stories and encouragement shows how strong we are striving out there with the country’s lockdown. Here …

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People Still Don’t Believe in Corona virus, Call it Scam, Neglect Social Distancing Policy.

From Mathew Jwantu, Minna Following the crowd witnessed in public places such as banks and markets places in Niger state, the social distancing policy by government is very far from the desired result. Our correspondent who went down town in checks of the compliance of the social distancing policy, revealed …

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Just in; Is it COVID 19 Or COVID 419? Residents to taskforce.

From Mathew Jwantu, Minna Following the disappearance of some quantity of food items designed as palliatives to the Limawa community in Minna the state capital of Niger, residents of the affected community are force to raised the rhetorical questions whether to called the dreaded corona virus as COVID 19 or …

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News commentary on Need For Government to Support Burns Victims in Nigeria

By Polycarp Auta Burns continue to be a global challenge. Annually, they cause over 265,000 deaths, as well as the fourth most common type of trauma worldwide, following road traffic accidents, falls and interpersonal violence. Most cases of burns occur in Low and Middle Income Countries (LMICs) like Nigeria. Non-fatal …

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From Street Begging To Petty Trading

Peoplereporters engages a physically challenged petty trader Mansur Makau, who left street begging after he was arrested by the authority in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) The World Health Oragisanisation (WHO) estimated that People living with disabilities in Nigeria are about 28 million or approximately 15% of the country’s population. …

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Man Robs Pharmacy, Leaves Note Telling Clerk “I’m Sorry, I Have A Sick Child”

Man Robs Pharmacy, Leaves Note Telling Clerk “I’m Sorry, I Have A Sick Child” The man handed a note to the employee that read in part, “Give me all the money. I’m sorry, I have a sick child.” A pharmacy in Philadelphia was allegedly robbed by a man who needed …

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The Key To Success In Marriage

By Lawrence Blessing Aya Every young couple today wants a successful and peaceful marriage, but dont know how to get it and end up in divorce . Yes no man wants to see his wife in pain neither does the wife want to see her husband in pain, they all …

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Breaking :Eight Killed In Fresh Attack On Niger Community

From Mathew Jwantu, Minna Eight persons are feared killed by bandits in an attack on Kaure community, Kwaki Ward in Shiroro local government area of Niger state. The attacks which occurred in the early hours of Saturday, also left several persons critically injured and many displayed from their homes. The …

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Boki: One Crisis, Too Many

Otimpor, a vibrant young man from Boki, was birthed futuristically derailed. He lost his father when he was some months old so he didn’t know what fatherly love was, neither did he have a biological elder nor younger brother to call his own. Amidst these crisis of birth, he decided …

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Prof. Zana Akpagu, Setting The Pace

Every great nation of the world, considers education as it bed rock. In Nigeria as in some other countries, the philosophy is different which has  led to a dwindling economy and human capital development. A few years back, the highest bidders resorted to sending their wards abroad or better still …

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