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  • 'How Nigeria Can Utilize Radiography to Improve Healthcare Delivery'
    [Daily Trust] Daniel Okpla Onaji is a specialist radiographer and chief executive officer of New Page Healthcare Solutions Group, Abuja. He practiced for 16 years in the United Kingdom before returning to Nigeria. In this interview, he spoke about the low use of radiography, the rivalry between medical doctors and lessons from the United Kingdom's health system, among others.
  • Gunmen Kill, Bury NNPC Staff Member in Rivers After Collecting Ransom
    [Vanguard] Port Harcourt -Gunmen believed to be kidnappers have murdered and buried a senior staff member of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, in Rivers State, Mr. John Iheanacho, after collecting ransom in foreign currency.
  • Kaduna Farmers Get Training, to Save Cost With Agrobiotics Technology
    [Guardian] Kaduna -The Green Eagle Agribusiness Solutions (GEAS) over the weekend, trained livestock farmers in Kaduna on best and standard poultry practices to enable them yield more profits on their investment.
  • Wike Tasks New Council Chiefs On Security, Workers' Salaries
    [Guardian] Port Harcourt -Governor Nyesom Wike has advised newly elected 23 local government chairmen in Rivers State to prioritise security and environment.Wike gave the charge at the swearing in of the 23 chairmen who were declared winners of last Saturday's council election in the state. He lauded the security agencies for their role in the peaceful conduct of the polls.
  • ICPC Secures 13 Convictions in Six Months, Laments Stagnating Judicial Process
    [This Day] Abuja -The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) monday revealed that it had successfully secured 13 convictions between January and June 2018, while also losing few cases in the process.
  • As Anambra Deals With Illegal Structures
    [Guardian] Quite often development is not appreciated by all, especially where it appears not to affect everybody the same way. Appreciation varies as there are interests, and often provokes a whole gamut of human emotion. But ultimately it commends itself to the greater good.
  • AfCFTA - Presidential Committee Meets Tuesday On Nigeria's Membership
    [This Day] Abuja -The presidential committee mandated to widen consultation on the framework on Nigeria's participation in the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will meet tuesday and submit its recommendation to President Muhammadu Buhari.
  • Oyegun Urged to Abide By Court Order in Abia APC Leadership Tussle
    [This Day] Umuahia -As delegates prepare for the national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the outgoing National Chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie Oyegun, has been urged to obey a subsisting court order in the leadership tussle
  • Why We Cancelled Wednesday Cabinet Meeting - Presidency
    [Vanguard] The Presidency on Tuesday explained that the weekly Wednesday Federal Executive Council, FEC, will not hold this week because of the just concluded Eid-el-fitr celebration.

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  • Ambode urges women to fight domestic violence
    Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe The wife of the Lagos State governor, Bolanle Ambode, has urged women to speak against domestic violence and child abuse. Ambode said this at the Lagos Women’s Forum organised to address issues of women’s health and recurring social vices in the society. At the forum, with the theme, ‘Woman…Your Health, Your Social Environment,’ […]
  • Lagos moves against drug abuse
    Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said drug abuse was a scourge that would be stamped out of the state. It added that it had concluded plans to stage a 1,000-man walk to raise awareness on the danger of drug abuse, especially among youths. The Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Agboola Dabiri, […]
  • LASG trains survivors of domestic violence
    Oluwatobi Akindele The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team says it had concluded its first training for survivors of domestic violence. The Coordinator of the DSVRT, Titilayo Vivour-Adeniyi, in a statement on Tuesday, said the training was in line with Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s mandate that survivors of domestic and sexual violence must get […]
  • Has the IGP kept his promise to reform SARS?
    He has accomplished that because recently I saw a lot of phone numbers that were made available to members of the public to report the conduct of the men of SARS and I think if members of the public encounter them, they should be able to state the time and the location of the encounter. […]
  • Biafra: IPOB plans referendum, prints ballot papers
    Ihuoma Chiedozie, Enugu The Indigenous People of Biafra has announced plans to hold a referendum towards the ‘peaceful restoration’ of the defunct Republic of Biafra. IPOB spokesman, Emma Powerful, in a statement on Tuesday, said the first phase of the ‘three-stage referendum’ would take place in 2018. Although the IPOB spokesman did not disclose the […]
  • Gunmen abduct, kill NNPC official in Rivers
    Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt A group of hoodlums have kidnapped and killed a senior official of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation identified as John Ihenacho. Ihenacho was said to have been abducted by the hoodlums in Ndoki community in Oyigbo Local Government Area last week before he was killed by his captors, who had earlier […]
  • Rivers APC factions disagree over state chairmanship position
    Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt TWO factions of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State are currently at loggerheads over who is the authentic state chairman of the party. While APC members in support of Senator Magnus Abe declared Prince Peter Odike the acting state chairman of the APC, the other faction maintained that Mr. Ojukaye […]
  • Govt to set up ranches in Oyo, Benue, Kaduna, seven others
    Niyi Odebode, Abuja The Federal Government and states have agreed to set up cattle ranches in 10 states — Adamawa, Benue, Ebonyi, Edo, Kaduna, Nasarawa, Oyo, Plateau, Taraba and Zamfara to end herders, farmers’ crisis in the country. The 10 states are in the first phase of the national ranching project. This was disclosed on […]
  • Many feared dead as plywood falls off Lagos bridge
    Samson Folarin and Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe No fewer than two people have been killed while many others are feared dead after piles of plywood fell off the Ojuelegba Bridge, Lagos State. The PUNCH learnt that the incident happened around 8pm on Tuesday. A source at the scene said three commercial buses and a car belonging to […]
  • Gov poll: Osinbajo, Tinubu, 12 govs storm Ekiti for Fayemi
    •You’ve nothing to offer Ekiti people, PDP te Olusola Fabiyi and Kamarudeen Ogundele The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said the immediate past Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, is the best man to lead Ekiti State. He urged the people of the state to vote massively for the candidate of […]

Business

  • Ambode urges women to fight domestic violence
    Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe The wife of the Lagos State governor, Bolanle Ambode, has urged women to speak against domestic violence and child abuse. Ambode said this at the Lagos Women’s Forum organised to address issues of women’s health and recurring social vices in the society. At the forum, with the theme, ‘Woman…Your Health, Your Social Environment,’ […]
  • Lagos moves against drug abuse
    Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said drug abuse was a scourge that would be stamped out of the state. It added that it had concluded plans to stage a 1,000-man walk to raise awareness on the danger of drug abuse, especially among youths. The Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Agboola Dabiri, […]
  • LASG trains survivors of domestic violence
    Oluwatobi Akindele The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team says it had concluded its first training for survivors of domestic violence. The Coordinator of the DSVRT, Titilayo Vivour-Adeniyi, in a statement on Tuesday, said the training was in line with Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s mandate that survivors of domestic and sexual violence must get […]
  • Has the IGP kept his promise to reform SARS?
    He has accomplished that because recently I saw a lot of phone numbers that were made available to members of the public to report the conduct of the men of SARS and I think if members of the public encounter them, they should be able to state the time and the location of the encounter. […]
  • Biafra: IPOB plans referendum, prints ballot papers
    Ihuoma Chiedozie, Enugu The Indigenous People of Biafra has announced plans to hold a referendum towards the ‘peaceful restoration’ of the defunct Republic of Biafra. IPOB spokesman, Emma Powerful, in a statement on Tuesday, said the first phase of the ‘three-stage referendum’ would take place in 2018. Although the IPOB spokesman did not disclose the […]
  • Gunmen abduct, kill NNPC official in Rivers
    Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt A group of hoodlums have kidnapped and killed a senior official of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation identified as John Ihenacho. Ihenacho was said to have been abducted by the hoodlums in Ndoki community in Oyigbo Local Government Area last week before he was killed by his captors, who had earlier […]
  • Rivers APC factions disagree over state chairmanship position
    Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt TWO factions of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State are currently at loggerheads over who is the authentic state chairman of the party. While APC members in support of Senator Magnus Abe declared Prince Peter Odike the acting state chairman of the APC, the other faction maintained that Mr. Ojukaye […]
  • Govt to set up ranches in Oyo, Benue, Kaduna, seven others
    Niyi Odebode, Abuja The Federal Government and states have agreed to set up cattle ranches in 10 states — Adamawa, Benue, Ebonyi, Edo, Kaduna, Nasarawa, Oyo, Plateau, Taraba and Zamfara to end herders, farmers’ crisis in the country. The 10 states are in the first phase of the national ranching project. This was disclosed on […]
  • Many feared dead as plywood falls off Lagos bridge
    Samson Folarin and Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe No fewer than two people have been killed while many others are feared dead after piles of plywood fell off the Ojuelegba Bridge, Lagos State. The PUNCH learnt that the incident happened around 8pm on Tuesday. A source at the scene said three commercial buses and a car belonging to […]
  • Gov poll: Osinbajo, Tinubu, 12 govs storm Ekiti for Fayemi
    •You’ve nothing to offer Ekiti people, PDP te Olusola Fabiyi and Kamarudeen Ogundele The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said the immediate past Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, is the best man to lead Ekiti State. He urged the people of the state to vote massively for the candidate of […]

Topix

  • Nigeria:UN Condoles With Nigeria Over Borno Attacks

    UN Secretary-General Antnio Guterres has condemned Saturday night attacks in Damboa, Borno State by suspected Boko Haram insurgents targeting Eid el-Fitr celebrations. The UN chief expressed his condolences to the affected families and to the Government and people of Nigeria and wished those injured a swift recovery.

  • Nigeria will soon obtain polio-free status - Minister

    By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA - The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said Nigeria is on course to obtaining a polio-free status, having spent the last 18 months without a reported case.

  • Insurgency, Nigerian army and a June diary

    The decision to pen this article came to me impromptu. I stumbled on a news item on an online medium, The Sun , published February 18, 2018, which flashed a blistering news caption.

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