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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Meets 12-Old Who Donated to His Campaignattributed his victory at the polls to the contributions of good-hearted Nigeri
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attributed his victory at the polls to the contributions of good-hearted Nigerians, like young Nicole, who is from Lagos State, and showed her support by sending her personal savings. "Nicole, I congratulate you, and myself for being here... Read more
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Fela - the Abami Eda 20 Years Onwere yet to register with me. I also was fairly ignorant of the larger-than-lif
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were yet to register with me. I also was fairly ignorant of the larger-than-life figure he had cut for himself on the Lagos-Ibadan landscape. Fela and many other events were part of the culture shocks that confronted me when I moved down... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Central Bank Maintains Market Liquidity With U.S.$195 Millionof the inter-bank market with the sum of $306.3 million. Meanwhile, the naira,
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of the inter-bank market with the sum of $306.3 million. Meanwhile, the naira, on Monday, October 16, 2017, exchanged at an average of N364/$1 in the Bureau de Change segment (BDCs) across major trading points in Lagos, Abuja, Port-Harcourt and Ka... Read more
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Lagos Business School Develops Responsible LeadersDr. Enase Okonedo is the third dean of the Lagos Business School. A skilled lea
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Dr. Enase Okonedo is the third dean of the Lagos Business School. A skilled leader in executive education and capacity- building, Enase is a global strategy and regulation expert, with 29 years' experience in the financial services and management... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lasuth to Begin Full Cardiac Surgery - CMDAs part of efforts to stem overseas medical tourism by Nigerians, the Lagos Sta
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As part of efforts to stem overseas medical tourism by Nigerians, the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, says it will soon begin full cardiac surgery. The Chief Medical Director, Adewole Oke, told the News Agency of Nigeria... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Have More Mentally Ill Persons On the Streets - Psychiatriststable. Oluwatayo who spoke during an activity to mark the 2017 World Mental H
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stable. Oluwatayo who spoke during an activity to mark the 2017 World Mental Health Day organised by the hospital in Lagos explained that people commonly seen on the street constitute a minor proportion of people with mental... Read more
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Sanofi Moves to Rescue 5m Nigerians From Diabetes... Holds National Summit Oct 18 Healthcare professionals, weekend in Lagos ra
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... Holds National Summit Oct 18 Healthcare professionals, weekend in Lagos raised the alarm over increasing cases of diabetes saying not less than 5 million Nigerians are living with the disease. To this end, a National Diabetes Summit to improve... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
80 Percent of Blindness Is Preventable - Entomologistof blindness could be prevented. A Consultant Entomologist at the MeCure Eye C
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of blindness could be prevented. A Consultant Entomologist at the MeCure Eye Centre, Mecure Health Care Limited, Oshodi, Lagos. Dr Kunle Alabi who made the disclosure during Me Cure's free eye screening to celebrate this year's World Sight Day... Read more
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Lagos Records 100% Increase in Domestic, Sexual ViolenceBy Gbenga Salau, Tobi Awodipe and Ogochukwu Celestine The Lagos State Domestic
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By Gbenga Salau, Tobi Awodipe and Ogochukwu Celestine The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) yesterday revealed that 950 domestic and sexual violence cases have been reported this year, which is about 100 per cent... Read more
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Childhood Cancer - Our Pains As Mothersand hopes. One of such mothers, Mrs. Riskat Titilayo Oshagbemi was in tears wh
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and hopes. One of such mothers, Mrs. Riskat Titilayo Oshagbemi was in tears when she recounted her experience at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, LASUTH, after her son, Joshua, aged 10 years following his diagnosis with cancer of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitclouds and hot;96;74;NE;4;62%;11%;6 La Paz, Bolivia;A t-storm in spots;57;39;A
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clouds and hot;96;74;NE;4;62%;11%;6 La Paz, Bolivia;A t-storm in spots;57;39;A t-storm in spots;57;37;NNW;7;55%;64%;15 Lagos, Nigeria;A t-storm around;91;77;Cloudy, a t-storm;85;77;SW;10;80%;66%;4 Lima, Peru;Partly sunny;66;60;Sun and some... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusclouds and hot;36;23;NE;7;62%;11%;6 La Paz, Bolivia;A t-storm in spots;14;4;A
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clouds and hot;36;23;NE;7;62%;11%;6 La Paz, Bolivia;A t-storm in spots;14;4;A t-storm in spots;14;3;NNW;12;55%;64%;15 Lagos, Nigeria;A t-storm around;33;25;Cloudy, a t-storm;30;25;SW;16;80%;66%;4 Lima, Peru;Partly sunny;19;15;Sun and some... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TEF Ends 2017 Largest Gathering of African EntrepreneurshipLagos — The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa's leading philanthropy dedica
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Lagos — The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa's leading philanthropy dedicated to supporting entrepreneurship, concluded its 3rd annual TEF Entrepreneurship Forum on 14th of October 2017 in Lagos, Nigeria. The 2-days forum October 13-14, brought... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
30m Worshippers Expected At Reinhard Bonnke's Farewell Crusadeand her people from social vices, including corruption. Speaking ahead of the
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and her people from social vices, including corruption. Speaking ahead of the programme scheduled for November 8 to 12 in Lagos, Chairman, Central Working Committee, Reinhard Bonnke's Farewell Crusade 2017, Apostle Alexander Bamgbola, said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt, WHO Lab Confirm Three Monkeypox Cases in BayelsaMonkeypox samples from Bayelsa State. The ministry and the NCDC in a joint sta
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Monkeypox samples from Bayelsa State. The ministry and the NCDC in a joint statement noted that there is no Monkeypox in Lagos State as four cases tested were confirmed to be negative. They also said that suspected cases had risen to 43 and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agbakoba Wants Court to Nullify Buhari's Ministerial Positiondevelopments in the country and "drastically impact all Nigerians, including th
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developments in the country and "drastically impact all Nigerians, including those in Anambra state, my state of origin and Lagos state, my state of residence. "The President of Nigeria, who is also the Federal Minister of Petroleum Resources,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Evans Associate Sues Police N100m for Alleged Rights Violationkingpin Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, Mr Emeka Arinze yesterday dued th
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kingpin Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, Mr Emeka Arinze yesterday dued the police at a federal high court in Lagos seeking his immediate release from detention. Arinze, in his suit filed at the court's registry through a rights... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aiteo New Title Sponsor of the CAF Awardsceremony where actors who have distinguished themselves during the year in the
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ceremony where actors who have distinguished themselves during the year in the football family are honored. Last Sunday in Lagos, Nigeria, on the sidelines of the final of the Nigerian FA Cup, of which Aiteo is also title sponsor, the president of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why I Picked Gani Adams As New Aare Ona Kakanfo - AlaafinLagos — The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has explained why he picked Nat
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Lagos — The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has explained why he picked National Coordinator of the Oodua People's Congress, OPC, Otunba Gani Adams, as the 15th Aare Ona Kakanfo designate of Yorubaland, saying it was based on his antecedents in... Read more
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Illegality of Bailout Funds to States - NGF, Falana, Others Tackle Tukur, Ex-RMAFC BossBy Emmanuel Aziken, Abdulwahab Abdulah, Henry Umoru and Emman Ovuakporie Lagos
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By Emmanuel Aziken, Abdulwahab Abdulah, Henry Umoru and Emman Ovuakporie Lagos — The estimated N1.75 trillion bailout funds disbursed by the Federal Government to states were illegally transferred, a two-time chairman of the Revenue Mobilization... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
436 Kano Residents Benefit From Rotary Club Free Eye SurgeryNo fewer than 436 Kano residents recently benefitted from a free eye surgery ca
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No fewer than 436 Kano residents recently benefitted from a free eye surgery carried out by Rotary Club of Lagos Island, Rotary International in collaboration with the Geeta Ashram Nigeria in Kano. The exercise, which was conducted under Rotary's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
S-West PDP Chieftains Meet Over Party Chairmanship SlotPDP, prepares for its National convention in December, chieftains of the party
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PDP, prepares for its National convention in December, chieftains of the party in the South-West, yesterday, gathered in Lagos to brainstorm on who to support for the position of the National Chairman, which has been zoned to the South-West. At... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Disintegration or Restructuring - Which Way Nigeria?At the heart of the matter was the Treaty of Cession signed between Britain and
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At the heart of the matter was the Treaty of Cession signed between Britain and one of Tijani's forebears, King Docemo of Lagos in 1861. The colonial government claimed that under the terms of that treaty, the British crown acquired ownership of... Read more
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TEF Forum 2017 - Push for Africapitalism to Drive Africa's TransformationBy Julius Bizimungu in Lagos, Nigeria The third annual Tony Elumelu Foundation
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By Julius Bizimungu in Lagos, Nigeria The third annual Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Forum concluded in Nigeria, on Sunday, with a call by different leaders and speakers on private sector players to embrace Africapitalism to drive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unity Is Key to Nigeria's Rising Profile in Football - Ahmadso says President of the Confederation of African Football, Mr. Ahmad. Ahmad s
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so says President of the Confederation of African Football, Mr. Ahmad. Ahmad spoke on Sunday at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos at a meeting with Congress of Nigerian Football, which also had in attendance members of the NFF Executive... Read more
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Reuters
China factories grapple with soaring prices as pollution crackdown bitesthey were shocked by the jump in prices for some products. “It’s really scary.
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they were shocked by the jump in prices for some products. “It’s really scary. How could the price change so much?” said Lagos-based Maxwell Akabuogu who has cut the number of containers he sends monthly to Nigeria from 12 to 3, with prices of... Read more
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African Football
Alex Iwobi: Thierry Henry is still my advisordon’t know who to expect because you never know at this time who will come thro
African Football / Posted 4 hours ago
don’t know who to expect because you never know at this time who will come through. “But I would say Chuba Akpom," the Lagos-born player added. Henry, 40, is widely regarded to be Arsenal's greatest player of all-time having scored 228 goals... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Recapitalisation - 5 Insurance Companies to Raise N20bnLagos — Five of the listed insurance companies on the floor of Nigerian Stock E
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Lagos — Five of the listed insurance companies on the floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) are making frantic move to raise N20 billion from new and existing shareholders, LEADERSHIP investigations have revealed. This, it was learnt, is in a bid... Read more
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Govt Confirms 3 Cases of Monkey Pox19 results have been received so far. Adewole said the results sent by WHO rul
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19 results have been received so far. Adewole said the results sent by WHO ruled out the case of Monkey Pox outbreak in Lagos and some other parts of the country. He said, "With these results, three suspected Monkey pox outbreak in Yenagoa has... Read more
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Dancehall Artiste Yung L Out With 1st Album BLTNLagos — Chocolate City artiste, Christopher Omeye whose stage name is Yung L ha
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Lagos — Chocolate City artiste, Christopher Omeye whose stage name is Yung L has finally released his much talked about debut album titled Better Late Than Never BLTN. His album listening party was held last Sunday at the Mitsubishi Showroom,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Special Report - How a Nigerian Law Is Suppressing Citizens' Freedom On the Internetare currently pending in the courts, no conviction has been recorded under the
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are currently pending in the courts, no conviction has been recorded under the Cybercrime Act. Arrests have been made in Lagos, Akwa Ibom, Kaduna, Ogun, Kogi, Abia and the Federal Capital Territory. Those cases likely represent only a fraction... Read more
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Buhari Orders Army, Police to Halt Return of Madness in PlateauAdesina attributed his victory at the polls to the contributions of good hearte
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Adesina attributed his victory at the polls to the contributions of good hearted Nigerians, like young Nicole, who is from Lagos State, and showed her support by sending her personal savings. "Nicole, I congratulate you, and myself for being here... Read more
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N1.9bn Fraud - Court Orders Interim Forfeiture of Onatario Oil FundsLagos — Justice Hadiza Shagari of the Federal High Court in Lagos, yesterday, o
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Lagos — Justice Hadiza Shagari of the Federal High Court in Lagos, yesterday, ordered the temporary attachment of funds allegedly belonging to an oil company, Ontario Oil and Gas, over alleged fraudulent sale of refined petroleum. Justice Shagari... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dwindling Oil Revenue, Threat to Food Security - AmbodeGovernor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has described the dwindling oil revenu
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Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has described the dwindling oil revenue and fluctuation in the foreign exchange rates as major threat to agricultural sector, which made it expedient to encourage rural agricultural development. Ambode made... Read more
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Food Security Nigeria's Major Problem, Says Governor AmbodeGovernor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State yesterday submitted that food security
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Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State yesterday submitted that food security was a major challenge confronting Nigeria, urging the revival of the agriculture sector through concrete policies and programmes. According to him, an incentivised... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Downplays AU Plans for Visa-Free Travelexercise for those in the know like Yves Ekoué Amaizo, president of the think t
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exercise for those in the know like Yves Ekoué Amaizo, president of the think tank Afrocentricity, who travels regularly to Lagos. "Sometimes it works, but often it does not work. So what do you do? You get back to the embassy. Some will help you... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
5 Million Nigerians Are Diabetic, Expert Sayswith diabetes." Stating this during a press conference to announce its Sanofi
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with diabetes." Stating this during a press conference to announce its Sanofi Diabetes Summit holding October 18, 2017 in Lagos, the MD said Nigerians need to pay more attention to the chronic disease as its impact on the body could be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Firm Challenges Order to Transfer $10.5m to Unknown Third Partyto pay the sum to a company known as Emirates Fuel Exploration and Production L
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to pay the sum to a company known as Emirates Fuel Exploration and Production Limited, while ruling on application filed by Lagos Commissioner of Police and Managing Director of Emirates Fuel, Akin Jegede. The police claimed that the money was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Leaders, Dangote Move to Change Continent's Economic Narrativegood and noted that one of the things that had not been done well in Africa was
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good and noted that one of the things that had not been done well in Africa was to sustain initiatives. He mentioned the Lagos Plan of Action, the Abuja treaty, NEPAD as initiatives which had not achieved their purposes before going under. "We... Read more
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Shell Executives Charged in Italy Over Malabu Dealrecorded from the fire outbreak, but extensive damage was caused to the ministe
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recorded from the fire outbreak, but extensive damage was caused to the minister's room due to the fire. Kachikwu was in Lagos when the incident occurred, but a source said: "Yes, a part of the minister's residence was burnt on Sunday. It was as... Read more
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Nigerian Players Fail First Round Testsplayers who played their first matches of the main draws of the second leg (Fut
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players who played their first matches of the main draws of the second leg (Futures 5) in the ongoing 17th Governor's Cup Lagos Tennis Championship failed to live up to expectations as they could not survive the superior power of their better... Read more
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Monkey Pox - 3 Cases Confirmed, Others Unidentified Yet19 results have been received so far. Adewole said the results sent by WHO rul
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
19 results have been received so far. Adewole said the results sent by WHO ruled out the case of Monkey Pox outbreak in Lagos and some other parts of the country. He said, "With these results, three suspected Monkey pox outbreak in Yenagoa has... Read more
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Lagos to Create 200,000 Jobs Through Rice ProductionThe Lagos State Government on Monday disclosed that it had acquired 32 metric t
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The Lagos State Government on Monday disclosed that it had acquired 32 metric tonnes per hour rice mill, which would help create no fewer than 200,000 jobs and ensure sustainable supply of wholesome rice to the state at affordable price. The state... Read more
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Adewole - Three Cases of Monkey Pox Confirmed in Bayelsa, Lagos Free of Viruspalpable fear over the spread of monkey pox disease in Nigeria, the Minister of
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palpable fear over the spread of monkey pox disease in Nigeria, the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has declared Lagos State free from the virus while Bayelsa State has recorded about three confirmed cases after laboratory tests. Adewole... Read more
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Nigeria, Ghana Sign MOU to Wage War Against Sea Pirates(MoU) with Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA) to stop pirates attacks in both count
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(MoU) with Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA) to stop pirates attacks in both countries. At the ceremony on Monday in Lagos, the Director-General of NIMASA, Dr Dakuku Peterside, told a delegation of GMA that the MoU would be renewed every four... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ambode, Falana, Utomi, Others Celebrate Fela At Afrika ShrineThe Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Sunday evening hosted a well att
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The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Sunday evening hosted a well attended special Lagos Jump event at the New Afrika Shrine to round off Felabration 2017 in honour of the 79th posthumous birthday of Fela Anikulapo Kuti. The governor, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Confirms Three Cases of Monkeypox in Bayelsaa total of 43 other SUSPECTED cases have been reported from eight other States
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a total of 43 other SUSPECTED cases have been reported from eight other States (Akwa Ibom, Cross River, Ekiti, Lagos, Enugu, Nasarawa, Rivers, and FCT). Of these, four cases from Lagos have also been tested and confirmed to be negative... Read more
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Nigeria Confirms Three Cases of Monkeypoxif the cases turned out to be monkeypox, there are two types of the disease; Ce
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if the cases turned out to be monkeypox, there are two types of the disease; Central African and West African. PREMIUM TIMES reported how suspected cases have been recorded in Bayelsa, Rivers, Ekiti, Akwa Ibom, Lagos, Ogun and Cross River... Read more
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The St. Helena Star
Napa Valley's Atlas Peak vintners share stories of loss and close callsthe grapes when the road is open,” he said. But, even if he had a load of grap
The St. Helena Star / Posted 18 hours ago
the grapes when the road is open,” he said. But, even if he had a load of grapes, the custom crush facility used by Dos Lagos Vineyards, owned by Dinkel and Hunt, is on Sage Canyon Road, which is closed. “We’d have to find a different crush... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Respect our laws like we respect yours‚ MEC tells foreign nationalsthat he was confident this would not spark xenophobic attacks in the area. “Th
Daily Dispatch / Posted 22 hours ago
that he was confident this would not spark xenophobic attacks in the area. “This place has been hijacked. It’s even called Lagos‚ meaning that it is the capital of Nigerian nationals. Those who are in our country for illegal activities must pack... Read more
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