Govt Formally Declares Meningitis Outbreak Over‎

[Premium Times] After the disease had caused about 1,166 deaths over 23 weeks in 25 states, the Nigerian government has finally declared the meningitis epidemic over in the country.

[Premium Times] After the disease had caused about 1,166 deaths over 23 weeks in 25 states, the Nigerian government has finally declared the meningitis epidemic over in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Motocross Champion Muzinda Charms Her Sponsors

[The Herald] The participation of the country’s top female motocross rider Tanya Muzinda at last month’s British Master Kids Championships in England where she won a bronze medal has opened up new horizons for her as she has now been invited to take pa…

[The Herald] The participation of the country's top female motocross rider Tanya Muzinda at last month's British Master Kids Championships in England where she won a bronze medal has opened up new horizons for her as she has now been invited to take part in the 2017 Thor Winter Olympics in Florida, United States, in November.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Notorious Kidnapper Evans Sues Nigeria Police

[Premium Times] Notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, otherwise known as Evans, on Wednesday dragged the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, and three others before the Federal High Court in Lagos for alleged illegal detention.

[Premium Times] Notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, otherwise known as Evans, on Wednesday dragged the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, and three others before the Federal High Court in Lagos for alleged illegal detention.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Finance Minister Chinamasa ‘Not Wasting Tax-Payer’s Money’

[New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa has denied government was a reckless spender, saying spending money on a “large bureaucracy” was “constitutional”.

[New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa has denied government was a reckless spender, saying spending money on a "large bureaucracy" was "constitutional".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Return of Dinosaurs’ Remains From Germany Not Profitable – Govt

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government has ruled out the possibility of returning to the country remains of two dinosaurs taken to Germany from Lindi region between 1909 and 1913.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government has ruled out the possibility of returning to the country remains of two dinosaurs taken to Germany from Lindi region between 1909 and 1913.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

UNHCR to Stop Providing Refugees in Nigeria With Financial Support

[Premium Times] The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR, on Wednesday said that it would not continue to provide refugees in Nigeria with financial assistance.

[Premium Times] The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR, on Wednesday said that it would not continue to provide refugees in Nigeria with financial assistance.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Approves Purchase of Abuja Metro Plaza for Hajj Commission, Nahcon

[Premium Times] The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved the purchase of the popular Metro Plaza building to serve as the permanent Headquarters of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON.

[Premium Times] The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved the purchase of the popular Metro Plaza building to serve as the permanent Headquarters of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON.

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JAMB Mop-Up Exam – Printing of Exam Slips to Commence Wednesday

[Premium Times] The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has directed candidates scheduled for mop-up examination to print their examination slip on June 28.

[Premium Times] The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has directed candidates scheduled for mop-up examination to print their examination slip on June 28.

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