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50 Neurosurgeons in Nigeria, grossly inadequate- Malomo

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By Oluwabukola Akanni, Ibadan A Consultant Neurosurgeon, Prof. Adefolarin Malomo, says there are only 50 neurosurgeons in Nigeria, describing the situation as “grossly...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

34,000 children face acute malnutrition in Taraba — UNICEF

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) has said that over 34,000 children in Taraba face severe acute malnutrition if serious measures were not taken immediately to save the situation. United...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Price of kerosene up 10.8% as cooking gas drops

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By Prince Okafor Average price of petroleum products across the 36 states of the federation have recorded some increases in the month of August, 2019, the Nigerian Bureau of Statistic, NBS, has...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria hosts first African congress on Sickle Cell

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By Chinelo Azike The Doctor SickleCell Centre For Sickle Cell Disease in association with Olusegun Obasanjo Foundation has concluded plans to hold intervention programs for sickle cell disorder in...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

N614bn bailout deductions: We are ready to pay — Governors

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Dr Kayode Fayemi, Chairman NGF By Henry Umoru, Abuja The 36 State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) yesterday agreed to pay the N614 billion that was advanced to thirty...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Governors in Marathon Meeting over N614bn bailout deductions, others 

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By Henry Umoru THE thirty- six State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) are at the moment engaged in a marathon meeting ahead of Thursday’s 97th National Economic...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Relationship between Shiites and the Police

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TUESDAY, September 10, 2019, was billed as another day for a bloody showdown between the Nigeria Police Force and the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN(also known as the Shiites). It was a day the...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

Supreme Court orders India to restore normalcy in Kashmir

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India’s Supreme Court on Monday directed the federal government to make efforts to restore normal life in India-administered Kashmir which has seen a security lockdown and communications...

Mon Sep 16th, 2019     Read More →

Over 100 LGAs in 33 States affected by flood crisis — NIHSA

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…blames State govts, individuals for losses By Gabriel Ewepu THE Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, Monday, disclosed that over 100 Local Government Areas, LGAs, in 33 States have...

Mon Sep 16th, 2019     Read More →

Tricycle riders want FCTA’s support to grow transport sector

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The National Commercial Tricycle and Motorcycle Owners and Riders Association (NACTOMORAS), FCT chapter, has called for more government support to boost the transport system in the...

Mon Sep 16th, 2019     Read More →

Egypt resumes Nile dam talks with Ethiopia, Sudan

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Egypt’s foreign minister, Sameh Shoukry said Cairo had resumed talks with Sudan and Ethiopia over a $4 billion dam Addis Ababa is building on the Nile which had been suspended for over a...

Mon Sep 16th, 2019     Read More →

NiMet predicts thunderstorms, rains for Monday

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Nigerian Meteorological Agency of Nigeria (NiMet) has predicted thunderstorms and rains across the country for Monday. NMets predicts thunderstorms, rains for Monday NiMet’s weather outlook...

Sun Sep 15th, 2019     Read More →

UNICEF partners Bauchi govt to save malnourished children

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By Charles Agwam Hope is underway for Bauchi children who suffer from Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) as the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and Bauchi government have partnered to...

Sun Sep 15th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria partners with Niger, Chad on rehabilitation of Lake Chad Basin

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Nigeria, Niger and Chad are working on a joint trans-border agroecosystem project aimed at the restoration of livelihoods and rehabilitation of the Lake Chad Basin. Lake Chad Director-General,...

Sun Sep 15th, 2019     Read More →

TROUBLING FORECAST: Huge floods from nine countries coming, Nze, NHSA boss, warns

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…Speaks of red alert in Kebbi, Niger …‘How Lagos, Delta, other prone states stand’ By Levinus Nwabughiogu Clement Onyeaso Nze, the Director-General of the Nigerian...

Sun Sep 15th, 2019     Read More →