Meningitis – Death Toll Hits 346 As 3,145 Get Infected in Zamfara

[Daily Trust] Gusau -About 346 people have died and 3,145 infected since the outbreak of meningitis in Zamfara State, Secretary to the State Government, Professor Abdullahi Muhammad Shinkafi has revealed.

[Daily Trust] Gusau -About 346 people have died and 3,145 infected since the outbreak of meningitis in Zamfara State, Secretary to the State Government, Professor Abdullahi Muhammad Shinkafi has revealed.

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Embattled Kabafunzaki Axed

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has ordered embattled state minister for labour, Herbert Kabafunzaki, to step aside pending trial on corruption-related charges just hours after resuming his ministerial duties.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has ordered embattled state minister for labour, Herbert Kabafunzaki, to step aside pending trial on corruption-related charges just hours after resuming his ministerial duties.

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The Only Regret I Have in BBNaija Is Drinking Alcohol – Efe

[Leadership] 23-year-old Big Brother Naija winner, rapper and new Payporte Brand Ambassador, Efe Ejeba has revealed in a recent interview on his arrival to Nigeria that his only regret in the Big Brother Naija house was drinking alcohol.

[Leadership] 23-year-old Big Brother Naija winner, rapper and new Payporte Brand Ambassador, Efe Ejeba has revealed in a recent interview on his arrival to Nigeria that his only regret in the Big Brother Naija house was drinking alcohol.

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Amina Mohammed Wins Award

[This Day] The new United Nations Deputy Secretary and Nigeria’s former Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, has won the ‘New African Woman in Politics and Public Office’ award.

[This Day] The new United Nations Deputy Secretary and Nigeria's former Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, has won the 'New African Woman in Politics and Public Office' award.

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Say Yes to Life, Catholic Bishop Tells Nigerians

[Daily Trust] Awka -The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Dr. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has called on Nigerians to demonstrate faith and hope in God in the midst of prevalent challenges.

[Daily Trust] Awka -The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Dr. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has called on Nigerians to demonstrate faith and hope in God in the midst of prevalent challenges.

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On Third Anniversary, Buhari Restates Pledge to Rescue Chibok Girls

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday encouraged the parents of the remaining female pupils of Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State who were abducted on April 14, 2014 by Boko Haram insurgents not to lose hope, saying as …

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday encouraged the parents of the remaining female pupils of Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State who were abducted on April 14, 2014 by Boko Haram insurgents not to lose hope, saying as a parent, "I feel what you feel".

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Nigeria Slips Out of Buhari’s Control

[This Day] On March 12, 2016, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed caused a stir while trying to justify President Muhammadu Buhari’s many foreign trips. He had declared that the economic situation in the country was completely …

[This Day] On March 12, 2016, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed caused a stir while trying to justify President Muhammadu Buhari's many foreign trips. He had declared that the economic situation in the country was completely out of the control of the government, as the crash in oil prices was having a negative spiral effect on it. He was later to deny the import of his statement saying, it was taken out of context by mischief-makers, even though the statement was a true reflection of the st

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