Govt, States Voted 7.5 Percent of N43tr Budgets On Education in 3 Years

[Daily Trust] The federal and state governments have allocated less than eight percent of their N43.5 trillion combined budgets for education in the last three years, Daily Trust investigations have shown.

[Daily Trust] The federal and state governments have allocated less than eight percent of their N43.5 trillion combined budgets for education in the last three years, Daily Trust investigations have shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Don’t Know Why I Enjoy Making Love to My Daughter – Suspect

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A middle aged man, Kenneth Abuya, who was arrested for allegedly defiling and impregnating his 10-year-old daughter has said he did not know why he enjoyed the act.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A middle aged man, Kenneth Abuya, who was arrested for allegedly defiling and impregnating his 10-year-old daughter has said he did not know why he enjoyed the act.

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Lassa Fever Kills 9 in Ondo, 36 Cases Recorded

[Daily Trust] Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has confirmed the outbreak of Lassa Fever in the state, saying laboratory tests have confirmed a total of 36 cases, including 9 deaths.

[Daily Trust] Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has confirmed the outbreak of Lassa Fever in the state, saying laboratory tests have confirmed a total of 36 cases, including 9 deaths.

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Islam in Nigeria Today – an Update

[Daily Trust] As if on cue, after the Jihad Narratives Retreat that I reported on this Column last week, I had occasion to also attend the Annual Shura Meeting of the Supreme Council on Shari’ah in Nigeria (SCSN) whose President, Dr. Ibrahim Datti Ahma…

[Daily Trust] As if on cue, after the Jihad Narratives Retreat that I reported on this Column last week, I had occasion to also attend the Annual Shura Meeting of the Supreme Council on Shari'ah in Nigeria (SCSN) whose President, Dr. Ibrahim Datti Ahmad was some years ago the subject of many articles on this very page. For reminders, during the height of the Boko Haram crisis, it was revealed that Dr. Ahmad was one of the very few Muslim leaders the Jama'a were willing to negotiate with, being that its founder Muhammad

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U.S.$13m Poured Into First-Ever Mall at Victoria Falls

[New Zimbabwe] Victoria Falls -Restructuring conglomerate Zimre Holdings Limited (ZHL), through its Zimre Property Investments, has started constructing a $13 million multi-purpose shopping mall in the resort town.

[New Zimbabwe] Victoria Falls -Restructuring conglomerate Zimre Holdings Limited (ZHL), through its Zimre Property Investments, has started constructing a $13 million multi-purpose shopping mall in the resort town.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Charlyboy Gives Daughter Out in Marriage

[Daily Trust] Maverick showbiz maestro and activist,Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlyboy, on Saturday gave out his first daughter, Adaeze Oputa in marriage to Mr Metu Anu, both from Imo Sate.

[Daily Trust] Maverick showbiz maestro and activist,Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlyboy, on Saturday gave out his first daughter, Adaeze Oputa in marriage to Mr Metu Anu, both from Imo Sate.

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Buhari’s Handling of Herdsmen Carnage, Insincere, Irresponsible – PDP

[Daily Trust] Asaba -The meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Working Committee (NWC) and its Governors’ Forum in Asaba, Delta State, has called clean on the herdsmen killings and address the nation on how to end the carnage. The Pres…

[Daily Trust] Asaba -The meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Working Committee (NWC) and its Governors' Forum in Asaba, Delta State, has called clean on the herdsmen killings and address the nation on how to end the carnage. The President must take responsibility on the protection of lives and property of Nigerians which is the most important of his responsibilitie.

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No Mercy Killing for Terminally Ill Patients, Africa’s Doctors Resolve

[Daily Trust] A regional meeting of the World Medical Association (WMA) has ruled out euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide as options available for terminally ill patients in Africa.

[Daily Trust] A regional meeting of the World Medical Association (WMA) has ruled out euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide as options available for terminally ill patients in Africa.

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Ministers Hold Special Townhall Meeting On Security in Maiduguri

[Premium Times] A federal government delegation led by the Minister of Information, Lai Muhammed, and four other ministers, are currently in Maiduguri, Borno state, for a special town hall meeting on military and security.

[Premium Times] A federal government delegation led by the Minister of Information, Lai Muhammed, and four other ministers, are currently in Maiduguri, Borno state, for a special town hall meeting on military and security.

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Water Crisis Hits Country’s Biggest Hospitals

[The Herald] The country’s biggest referral hospitals — Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals and Harare Central Hospital — faced biting water shortages over the weekend, exposing patients’ health to greater risk. It was reported that Parirenyatwa Group of…

[The Herald] The country's biggest referral hospitals -- Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals and Harare Central Hospital -- faced biting water shortages over the weekend, exposing patients' health to greater risk. It was reported that Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals had no water on Saturday, while Harare Central Hospital had limited supplies.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe