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434 cholera cases recorded in Mubi, 13 victims confirmed dead

434 cholera cases recorded in Mubi, 13 victims confirmed dead The Adamawa Ministry of Health has confirmed that the cases of cholera outbreak in Mubi have risen to 434 with 13 deaths. The Information Officer of the Ministry, Mr Abubakar Muhammed, confirmed the number, via a statement he issued on Sunday in Yola. The statement reads: “Total number of cases reported from Mubi...... more

Nigeria has one of world’s highest infant mortality rates — Saraki

Nigeria has one of world’s highest infant mortality rates — Saraki Senate President Bukola Saraki on Sunday said Nigeria has one of the world’s highest rate of infant mortality but the Senate is working to address challenges faced by Nigerian children. In a series of Tweet on his verified Twitter handle, @bukolasaraki, he noted that Children’s Day is another opportunity for young people in...... more

New Ebola death confirmed in Congo

New Ebola death confirmed in Congo Another person has died in Congo of a confirmed case of Ebola, bringing the number of fatalities to 12, said the country's Health Ministry. The new death happened in Iboko, a rural area in northwestern Equateur province, said the Health Ministry statement released Sunday. There are also four new suspected cases...... more

33pct C/River children have visual problems – Optometrists

33pct C/River children have visual problems – Optometrists The Nigeria Optometric Association (NOA) has said that 33 per cent of children in Cross River have visual defects. The state Chairman of the association, Dr Onyebuchi Ndukwe, made the disclosure at this year’s outreach programme tagged “Save the sight of the child” on Saturday in Calabar. Ndukwe said the programme was a...... more

Amosun harps on investment in children

Amosun harps on investment in children Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has stressed the need for investment in children, describing them as the future of the economy. The governor said this while speaking at the 2018 National Children’s Day celebration, with the theme, “Creating Safe Spaces for Children: Our Collective Responsibility”, held today at the MKO...... more

SPDC contains leaks on Trans Ramos Pipeline •Prepares for final phase of JIV

SPDC contains leaks on Trans Ramos Pipeline •Prepares for final phase of JIV The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) has confirmed four leak points on its 24” Trans Ramos Pipeline in the swamps of Western Niger Delta, said a statement by the spokesperson for the company on Friday. According to the statement, as soon as the leaks were noticed on April 24, SPDC...... more

Outrage as unknown killer strangles Nnewi twins, dumps bodies in deep-freezer

Outrage as unknown killer strangles Nnewi twins, dumps bodies in deep-freezer Residents of Egbu Umuenem, Otolo Nnewi in Anambra State are still in shock over the death of male twins, Peter and Paul, aged six, whose lifeless bodies were found in an abandoned deep freezer in their own apartment yesterday. A source told Sunday Sun that Peter and Paul returned from school...... more

Lagos mega youth conference to hold on Democracy Day

Lagos mega youth conference to hold on Democracy Day Celebrities, politicians and scholars will on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 gather in Lagos for what has been described as a mega youth conference under the auspices of ‘Discovery for Youths’. The objective, according to the organisers, is to help Nigerian youths re-focus their minds and rechannel their energies into more profitable ventures and...... more

Okowa tasks elder statesmen to always contribute to nation building

Okowa tasks elder statesmen to always contribute to nation building Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has said elder statesmen should continue to contribute to nation building through advice, mentorship and involvement in community service. He made the call on Saturday at the 70th birthday thanksgiving Mass of Brig. Gen. Dominic Oneya (rtd) which was celebrated at St. Jude’s Catholic Church, Effurun,...... more

Protect civilian rights or face consequences, NHRC tells military

Protect civilian rights or face consequences, NHRC tells military The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has advised the Nigerian military to protect rights of civilians while carrying out their operations or face consequences. Executive Secretary of the commission, Mr Tony Ojukwu, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yola that the nation had international obligation to protect the rights of...... more

100 migrants shot while escaping in Libya

100 migrants shot while escaping in Libya People smugglers opened fire on a group of 100 migrants attempting to flee their clutches in northern Libya, aid agency MSF reports. Twenty-five injured survivors received hospital treatment in the town of Bani Walid. MSF says they reported at least 15 people were killed and dozens more, mostly women, were left...... more

Retired General threatens to shoot EKEDC staff for disconnecting power supply at his residence

Retired General threatens to shoot EKEDC staff for disconnecting power supply at his residence The Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has alleged that a customer of the company identified as a retired General and former chairman of the Military Pensions Board, Major Gen. Bitrus Kwaji (rtd), pulled out a gun and threatened to shoot some members of staff of the company who disconnected his Ikoyi...... more

24 cheat death in Lagos boat collision

 24 cheat death in Lagos boat collision The Lagos State Waterways Authority has praised passengers aboard two boats which collided on Friday for wearing life jackets. According to LASWA’s Managing Director, Mr Damilola Emmanuel, the fact that those involved in the incident were wearing life jackets prevented the loss of lives. A boat fully loaded with 22 persons aboard and...... more

Anambra government revenue agent in police net for diversion of levies

Anambra government revenue agent in police net for diversion of levies The Anambra State Government has apprehended one Mr. Obinna Okechukwu, a trader at Nnewi Motorcycle spare parts for alleged diversion of government funds into his private account. Okechukwu, who is the Chairman of the New Motorcycle Spare Parts is said to have been the official government revenue agent for the market...... more

Dozens killed in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region; 34 bodies recovered

 Dozens killed in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region; 34 bodies recovered More than two dozen people have been killed in one of Cameroon’s Anglophone regions, local sources said on Saturday, although the exact circumstances of their deaths were not immediately clear. The incident in the town of Menka in Cameroon’s Northwest Region is one of the deadliest since armed secessionists from the English-speaking...... more

Egypt bans YouTube for one month over anti-Islam video

Egypt bans YouTube for one month over anti-Islam video Egypt’s top administrative court ordered authorities Saturday to block video-sharing website YouTube in the country for a month, after a years-long appeals process over a film denigrating Islam’s Prophet Mohammed, a judicial official said. A lower court had ordered the video-sharing site be blocked in 2013 after it carried the video “Innocence of...... more

NiMet predicts cloudy skies, thundery activities on Sunday

 NiMet predicts cloudy skies, thundery activities on Sunday   The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the Central States of the country on Sunday with prospects of isolated thunderstorms over Abuja. The isolated thunderstorms expected in the morning hours, according to NiMet, will extend to Jalingo, Makurdi and Minna. The agency’s Weather Outlook by its...... more

30th May will witness a total lock-down of South East, South South - IPOB

30th May will witness a total lock-down of South East, South South - IPOB The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has said that there will be a total lockdown of the South East during the Biafran Remembrance Day on May 30, 2018. IPOB said that the May 30 would not only be used to remember the declaration of Biafran republic in 1967 but also the...... more

Police Recruitment: JAMB screens 37,000 candidates in 156 CBT centres

Police Recruitment: JAMB screens 37,000 candidates in 156 CBT centres The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has conducted test for over 37,000 candidates seeking police jobs at 156 CBT centres nationwide, the registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede has said. Oloyede made this known at the sideline of the 2018 Nigerian Police recruitment examinations, conducted at the JAMB Computer Based Test (CBT)...... more

Armed bandits kill community leader in Benue

Armed bandits kill community leader in Benue The Police in Benue State has confirmed the assassination of a community leader, one Godwin Gbaiur by gunmen during the early hours of Saturday in Kastina Ala Local Government Area of the state. Spokesman of the Benue Command, Moses Joel Yamu, said the incident happened at about 6:48am yesterday at the...... more

JOHESU appeals court judgement ordering it to suspend strike

JOHESU appeals court judgement ordering it to suspend strike The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) has appealed an Order of Interim Injunction from the National Industrial Court (NIC), compelling it to immediately resume duties. Addressing an emergency news conference on behalf of the national body of JOHESU in Abuja on Saturday, Dr Godwin Okara, the Chairman, Assembly of Healthcare Professionals...... more

Military confirms fire incident at Conoil fields in Bayelsa

Military confirms fire incident at Conoil fields in Bayelsa The Joint military force deployed to protect oil infrastructure in the Niger Delta has confirmed a fire incident at an oilfield operated by Conoil in Koluama Southern Ijaw Local Government in Bayelsa. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the fire which started on Saturday morning engulfed an oil rig owned by Depthwize Nigeria,...... more

MeCAM laments effects of wanton killings on Nigerian children, tasks FG

MeCAM laments effects of wanton killings on Nigerian children, tasks FG As the world gears up to mark the 2018 Children’s Day, the Media Centre Against Child Malnutrition (MeCAM Nigeria) has expressed worries over the wanton killings going on across the country, especially by suspected terrorist-herdsmen and urged the Federal Government (FG) to put a stop to it, because its effect compounds...... more

IDPs rape report: Stop living in denial, HURIWA tells FG

IDPs rape report: Stop living in denial, HURIWA tells FG Throwing its advocacy weight behind the recent extensive investigation by Amnesty International which uncovered widespread sexual violation and exploitation of internally displaced girls in the North East by the military, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has asked government to stop living in shameful denial but to thoroughly investigate...... more

Abuja Chamber VP felicitates with Farmcrowdy over National Productivity Award

Abuja Chamber VP felicitates with Farmcrowdy over National Productivity Award Abuja Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ABUCCIMA) has felicitated with Farmcrowdy over the National Productivity Award recently won by it. The chamber’s Vice President on Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Prof. Adeola Adesugba, said in a statement which he personally signed that the award is not only well deserved...... more

Court throws weight behind Peace Corps

Court throws weight behind Peace Corps Despite the setback suffered by Nigerian Peace Corps Bill at the House of Representatives, on Thursday, a Federal High Court in Abuja has declared that the Corps was a "lawfully registered organisation that has the rights to carry out its programmes in the country within the ambit of the law. This was...... more

Mystery briefcase linked to $1.1bn bribery case in Nigeria

Mystery briefcase linked to $1.1bn bribery case in Nigeria A briefcase seized from a Geneva, Switzerland apartment two years ago could be the key to an Italian bribery case against Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Eni SpA – if it makes it to Milan, Italy, in time, Bloomberg has reported. The bag held SIM cards, Nigerian passports, a laptop and...... more

Lawyer identifies causes of rape

 Lawyer identifies causes of rape A Port Harcourt based lawyer, Mr Kingdom Ifedichukwuezi, says alcohol and drug abuse are responsible for the increasing incidences of rape in the country. Ifedichukuwuezi told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Port Harcourt on Friday that most of the time rape suspects were on drugs when they committed the offence. According...... more

2 die while celebrating Jang’s release from prison custody

 2 die while celebrating Jang’s release from prison custody Two youths from Tudun Wada in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State died between Thursday and yesterday while celebrating the conditional release of a former governor of the state, Jonah David Jang, by a Jos High Court. Daily Trust gathered that the deceased, Peter Sirfwang Kefas and Jerry Sunday,...... more

Court declaration of Innoson wanted done in bad faith — MASSOB •Warns against continued attack on auto mogul

Court declaration of Innoson wanted done in bad faith — MASSOB •Warns against continued attack on auto mogul The leadership of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has condemned the recent attack on the CEO of Innoson Group of companies, Chief Innocent Chukwuma as allegedly sponsored by the management of Guarantee Trust Bank (GTB). The group on Friday said they will not allow any coercing...... more

 

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