Senate Wants HIV Cure Claims Verified

[Guardian] The Senate Committee on Primary Healthcare, Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases, on Tuesday urged the National Primary Health Care Development Agency to authenticate the claim of Prof. Maduike Ezeibe, of having a cure for HIV.

[Guardian] The Senate Committee on Primary Healthcare, Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases, on Tuesday urged the National Primary Health Care Development Agency to authenticate the claim of Prof. Maduike Ezeibe, of having a cure for HIV.

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It Is Wrong to Give Contraceptives to Children

[Monitor] Government plots family planning for pupils – Health Ministry to roll out contraceptive use to children aged 10 years and above” read a headline in Daily Monitor February 9. It is very sad.

[Monitor] Government plots family planning for pupils - Health Ministry to roll out contraceptive use to children aged 10 years and above" read a headline in Daily Monitor February 9. It is very sad.

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1.7 Million Candidates to Write 2017 UTME – JAMB

[Premium Times] Some 1.7 million candidates are expected to sit for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), Ishaq Oloyede, the Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, has said.

[Premium Times] Some 1.7 million candidates are expected to sit for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), Ishaq Oloyede, the Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, has said.

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Valentine’s Day – What Celebs Said to Their Loved Ones

[Vanguard] Tuesday, February 14, was St Valentine’s Day, and some celebrities took to social media to share personal messages about their loved ones on the most romantic day of the year.

[Vanguard] Tuesday, February 14, was St Valentine's Day, and some celebrities took to social media to share personal messages about their loved ones on the most romantic day of the year.

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Children Need Guidance Not Contraceptives

[Monitor] Daily Monitor of February 9 had a story about Ministry of Health plans to give contraceptives to females as young as 10 years old. I refuse to think that a group of grown up Ugandans had a meeting to discuss sex in this regard.

[Monitor] Daily Monitor of February 9 had a story about Ministry of Health plans to give contraceptives to females as young as 10 years old. I refuse to think that a group of grown up Ugandans had a meeting to discuss sex in this regard.

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Obasanjo Reveals ‘Saddest Day’ of His Life

[Premium Times] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has described as his saddest the day he appeared before the military tribunal that tried him for alleged complicity in a coup against late former military dictator, Sani Abacha.

[Premium Times] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has described as his saddest the day he appeared before the military tribunal that tried him for alleged complicity in a coup against late former military dictator, Sani Abacha.

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Growth of Ugandan Women in Business Still a Challenge

[Monitor] There have been several efforts to empower the Ugandan woman by moving her from the kitchen to putting her at the fore-front of trade and commerce. These efforts are not only geared towards contributing to her financial independence but also …

[Monitor] There have been several efforts to empower the Ugandan woman by moving her from the kitchen to putting her at the fore-front of trade and commerce. These efforts are not only geared towards contributing to her financial independence but also enhancing the country's economic base.

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Govt Gives N70 Million Grant to 56 Inventors

[Leadership] The Federal Government on Tuesday in Abuja gave grants of seventy million naira (N70m) to fifty six inventors to enable them improve and mass produce their inventions.

[Leadership] The Federal Government on Tuesday in Abuja gave grants of seventy million naira (N70m) to fifty six inventors to enable them improve and mass produce their inventions.

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Army Officers to Testify in Shiite Members’ Case in Kaduna Court

[This Day] Kaduna -Eight military officers are to appear before a Kaduna High Court to testify in a case involving 92 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as the Shiite sect.

[This Day] Kaduna -Eight military officers are to appear before a Kaduna High Court to testify in a case involving 92 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as the Shiite sect.

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