Ambode Inaugurates Community Sport Centre, Lauds NBC/Coca-Cola

[Guardian] The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has commended the management of Coca-Cola Nigeria and Nigerian Bottling Company Limited (NBC) for the construction of the Araromi Community Sport Centre, which he said, would help improve gra…

[Guardian] The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has commended the management of Coca-Cola Nigeria and Nigerian Bottling Company Limited (NBC) for the construction of the Araromi Community Sport Centre, which he said, would help improve grassroots sport and talent development in the state. The Governor stated this during the inauguration of the sport centre in Gbagada.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Meningitis in Niger State

[Daily Trust] Last week, the Niger State government announced that laboratory testing had confirmed 31 cases and four deaths due to an outbreak of Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM) – a bacterial infection affecting the brain and the spinal cord – making i…

[Daily Trust] Last week, the Niger State government announced that laboratory testing had confirmed 31 cases and four deaths due to an outbreak of Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM) - a bacterial infection affecting the brain and the spinal cord - making it a medical emergency. The commissioner of health, Dr. Mustapha Jibril, told newsmen in Minna that the cases were confined to only two local government areas of Magama and Katcha. As usual, experts have attributed the outbreak to the hot weather coursing through the countr

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Muslim Women Decry Sex Doll, Say Feminists Play More Important Roles

[Guardian] Muslim women under the aegis of Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria (MSSN), have decried the unnecessary invention of sex doll, arguing that women play more important roles in the family and society than to be seen as ‘sex objects’.

[Guardian] Muslim women under the aegis of Muslim Students' Society of Nigeria (MSSN), have decried the unnecessary invention of sex doll, arguing that women play more important roles in the family and society than to be seen as 'sex objects'.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Capital Market Shareholders Call for Extension of Free E-Dividend Deadline

[Guardian] Capital market shareholders have called for an extension of the deadline for free electronic dividend (e-dividend) registration exercise expected to end on Wednesday.

[Guardian] Capital market shareholders have called for an extension of the deadline for free electronic dividend (e-dividend) registration exercise expected to end on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Union Bank of Nigeria Bags PCI DSS Recertification, Iso 27001 Certification

[Guardian] Union Bank has announced its attainment of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) version 3.2 recertification, and the International Organisation for Standardisation ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification.

[Guardian] Union Bank has announced its attainment of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) version 3.2 recertification, and the International Organisation for Standardisation ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Customs’ Boss Accuses Agents, Others of Pilfering At Lagos Airport

[Guardian] Area Comptroller of the Nigerian Customs Service, Lagos Airport Command, Jayne Shoboiki, yesterday accused cargo agents, ground handlers and officers of pilfering.

[Guardian] Area Comptroller of the Nigerian Customs Service, Lagos Airport Command, Jayne Shoboiki, yesterday accused cargo agents, ground handlers and officers of pilfering.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

APC NWC Members Inaugurated Into Boards

[Daily Trust] Members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) who were appointed into boards of Federal Government agencies and parastatals under the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, have been in…

[Daily Trust] Members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) who were appointed into boards of Federal Government agencies and parastatals under the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, have been inaugurated.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Love Affair With Orphans

[This Day] Chiemelie Ezeobi writes that for 14 long years, Bethia Idoko, a model-cum-philanthropist, has kept her love affair with the orphans of Little Saints Orphanage burning

[This Day] Chiemelie Ezeobi writes that for 14 long years, Bethia Idoko, a model-cum-philanthropist, has kept her love affair with the orphans of Little Saints Orphanage burning

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria