Health Minister Lauds Ayade On Calapharm, Says Project Represents Deep Vision

[This Day] The Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, has described the establishment of the Calabar Pharmaceutical Company (Calapharm) in Cross River State as a fantastic project that represents a deep vision.

[This Day] The Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, has described the establishment of the Calabar Pharmaceutical Company (Calapharm) in Cross River State as a fantastic project that represents a deep vision.

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Petrified Passengers Run Amuck As FAAN Blows Unclaimed Baggage At MMIA

[This Day] The sound of explosion sent intended pilgrims at the Hajj and Cargo Terminal of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport running helter-skelter, petrified when the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) blew unclaimed luggage in orde…

[This Day] The sound of explosion sent intended pilgrims at the Hajj and Cargo Terminal of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport running helter-skelter, petrified when the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) blew unclaimed luggage in order to forestall possible bombing of the facility.

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IPOB Not Against Anambra Governorship Poll, Says Obiano

[This Day] Abuja/Awka -Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has said the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has no intention to stop the forthcoming governorship election in the state.

[This Day] Abuja/Awka -Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has said the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has no intention to stop the forthcoming governorship election in the state.

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Lassa Fever Kills Two in Lagos

[This Day] Two persons, including a 36-year-old pregnant woman, have died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, after being treated for Lassa fever.

[This Day] Two persons, including a 36-year-old pregnant woman, have died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, after being treated for Lassa fever.

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Senate Stands With Buhari, Tells Protesters to Leave Him Alone

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Tuesday lashed out at civil society organisations (CSOs) protesting the prolonged medical vacation of President Muhammadu Buhari abroad, asking the protesters to leave the president alone as he had not violated any law.

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Tuesday lashed out at civil society organisations (CSOs) protesting the prolonged medical vacation of President Muhammadu Buhari abroad, asking the protesters to leave the president alone as he had not violated any law.

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EFF Supporters March On Union Buildings

[GroundUp] Supporters of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) marched to the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Tuesday before the vote in Parliament of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

[GroundUp] Supporters of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) marched to the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Tuesday before the vote in Parliament of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

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Opposition Parties Unite in Call to Fire Zuma

[GroundUp] Thousands of protesters marched to Parliament today before the vote of no confidence in Jacob Zuma. Several opposition parties came together, calling on parliamentarians to vote Zuma out.

[GroundUp] Thousands of protesters marched to Parliament today before the vote of no confidence in Jacob Zuma. Several opposition parties came together, calling on parliamentarians to vote Zuma out.

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Motion of No Confidence – the ANC Wins the Battle but What About the Electoral War of 2019?

[Daily Maverick] The ANC on Tuesday evening celebrated the defeat of the constitutional motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma despite the narrowing margin of 198 against, 177 for, and nine abstentions, in a secret ballot. But in clinching thi…

[Daily Maverick] The ANC on Tuesday evening celebrated the defeat of the constitutional motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma despite the narrowing margin of 198 against, 177 for, and nine abstentions, in a secret ballot. But in clinching this victory in the political battles, both inside and outside the governing party, has the ANC lost the war as the 2019 election looms? By MARIANNE MERTEN.

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Customs Seizes N1.611 Billion Vehicles, Indian Hemp

[This Day] The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Tuesday announced the seizure of 37 assorted vehicles, 12,081 bags of smuggled parboiled rice and other contraband with a duty paid value of N1.611 billion.Comptroller General of the NCS, Col Hameed Ali (rtd…

[This Day] The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Tuesday announced the seizure of 37 assorted vehicles, 12,081 bags of smuggled parboiled rice and other contraband with a duty paid value of N1.611 billion.Comptroller General of the NCS, Col Hameed Ali (rtd.), who disclosed this in a chat with newsmen in Lagos said the goods were seized between 2nd and 3rd of this month by the CGC compliance team and the roving team of the Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A.

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