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Atiku saves 13-year-old orphan

Robert Awokuse The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has come to the rescue of a 13-year-old orphan from Daura, Kastina State, Aisha Haruna, who was involved in an inferno that burnt her beyond recognition The former vice president, who was deeply touched by the burns …

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Donor apathy, ignorance, reasons for rising cases of malnutrition in Gombe   

WILLIAM ATTAH, A brainstorming session organized by Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has identified decreasing Government counterpart funding of health programmes as well as general ignorance by people as major factors contributing to the rise in malnutrition cases in Gombe State especially among children and nursing mothers. The brainstorming …

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Back from Paris, President Buhari bags Polio Champion Award; Receives Rotary International, Guinea Bissau Presidents; LADOL Logistics team (See pictures)

  Back from the Paris, France Peace Forum, President Muhammadu Buhari has had a busy schedule, including hosting the Rotary International President, Mr Barry Rassin Gates, who conferred on him the Polio Champion Award.   He has also received the President of Guinea Bissau, H.E. Jose Mario Vaz, unveiled the …

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Total Exploration and Production ends TB Awareness campaigns for A/Ibom communities

By Dennis Udoma, Uyo Total Exploration and Production, Port-Harcourt District has ended a One-Day Healthy Living Awareness Campaign at Ikot Abasi Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom tagged, ‘‘Tuberculosis Awareness’’ to sensitize communities in the area on the disease. The Deputy-Managing Director of the company, Mr Francois Le-Cocq, while welcoming …

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Prof. Titus Ibekwe emerges vice-chairman of Int’l Advisory Board of American Academy

By Felicia Imohimi Abuja, Oct. 11, 2018 Prof. Titus Ibekwe, the National  Secretary of the Otorhinolaryngological Society of Nigeria, has been elected Vice-Chairman of the International Advisory Board (IAB) of the American Academy of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery  Foundation (AAOHNSF). The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports that Ibekwe was elected at …

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Nigerian Veterinary Council decries emerging diseases confronting Nigeria’s livestock industry

Dennis Udoma The Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association has decried the challenges facing the association in recent times, calling on the practitioners to join hands and uplift the profession. National President of the association, Dr. Godwin Abonji said this during the just concluded mandatory seminar for members from southern Nigeria tagged, …

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