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Ribadu Advises Judiciary to Help EFCC Fight Corruption

Oghenevwede Ohwovoriole in Abuja Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has disclosed that the problem or difficulty in...

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Ribadu Advises Judiciary to Help EFCC Fight Corruption

Oghenevwede Ohwovoriole in Abuja Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has disclosed that the problem or difficulty in...

Oyo Govt Releases N13bn for LGs Workers, Pensioners

The Oyo State Government on Wednesday said that it has disbursed over N13bn to settle the average of about 5 months salaries owed local...

BUSINESS

Dozie: SMEs Greatest Contributor to Economic Development

Kunle Adewale The Chief Executive Officer of Diamond Bank Plc, Mr. Uzoma Dozie has stressed that small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) remain the greatest...

Lagos Lauds Sterling Bank on Environmental Sustainability

In a show of endorsement of Sterling Bank’s sustainability campaign known as Sterling Environmental Makeover (STEM), senior officials of the Lagos state government have...

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Securing Bauchi’s Future

Revisiting Ambode’s Waste Mgt, Infrastructure Targets

Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, at the 2017 third quarter town hall meeting in the state, reiterated his government’s resolve to tackle the problem...

Aminu Dabo: Bridging Health Gap in the North

Iyobosa Uwugiaren examines how the Aminu Dabo College of Health Science and Technology is helping to uplift the standards of healthcare delivery in the...

What Elumelu Really Wants

In recent times, Tony Elumelu has become the face of developmental entrepreneurship in Africa. Solomon Elusoji revisits his message at the Mandela Washington Fellowship...

The Ozubulu Massacre

David-Chyddy Eleke recounts the tales and experiences of Ozubulu people of Anambra State on a day they had gone to worship their God but...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

Lassa Fever: A Deadly Disease

Forty-eight years after the discovery of Lassa fever in Nigeria, the virus has remained a recurring challenge with hundreds of lives lost every year...

Gates Foundation Commits $10m for Food Fortification in Nigeria, Two Others

Martins Ifijeh As part of efforts to tackle one of Africa’s major health concerns, malnutrition, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) has provided a...

Edo Govt Flags off Distribution of 2.6m Insecticidal Nets

Adibe Emenyonu in Benin City The governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, recently flagged off the distribution of 2. 6 million long lasting insecticidal...

Onanuga: Lagos Has Renovated over 60 PHCs in Two Years

The Special Adviser on Primary Health Care, Lagos State, Dr. Olufemi Onanuga, in this interview with Martins Ifijeh, spoke on the current multi billion naira renovation...

NHIS: Rectify Anomalies Hindering Functions of Scheme, Medical Directors Tell FG

Kuni Tyessi in Abuja The Guild of Medical Directors (GMD) has called on the federal government to decisively and speedily intervene to rectify all anomalies...

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GROWING CASES OF SNAKE BITES

There is need for an enlightenment campaign on how to manage cases of snake bites The prevalence of fatal snake bites in Nigeria should worry...