Manufacturers Cry Foul As Tobacco Law Comes Into Full Force

[Monitor] Kampala -Although the Tobacco Control Act, 2015 which among others criminalises smoking of cigarettes in public places came into force in May 2015, it provides a grace period of one year from the time of commencement before the manufacturers …

[Monitor] Kampala -Although the Tobacco Control Act, 2015 which among others criminalises smoking of cigarettes in public places came into force in May 2015, it provides a grace period of one year from the time of commencement before the manufacturers and traders can comply.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

400,000 Nigerian Women Living With Obstetric Fistula

[Vanguard] With over 400,000 Nigerian women living with obstetric fistula, wife of Ebonyi State Governor, Mrs. Rachel Umahi, has urged them to take up the challenge of disseminating information on the debilitating condition.

[Vanguard] With over 400,000 Nigerian women living with obstetric fistula, wife of Ebonyi State Governor, Mrs. Rachel Umahi, has urged them to take up the challenge of disseminating information on the debilitating condition.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Amount of Praying, Fasting Can Make Nigeria Great Without Hardwork – Osinbajo

[Vanguard] Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, said, yesterday that without commitment to hardwork, no amount of praying and fasting would take Nigeria’s economy to the desired growth.

[Vanguard] Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, said, yesterday that without commitment to hardwork, no amount of praying and fasting would take Nigeria's economy to the desired growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NYSC Collaborates With Ministry of Health to Vaccinate Corps Members

[Vanguard] National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Lagos State has partnered with the Ministry of Health to ensure the 2017 orientation camp slated for today is free from the spread of Cerebra-spinal Meningitis (CSM) disease.

[Vanguard] National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Lagos State has partnered with the Ministry of Health to ensure the 2017 orientation camp slated for today is free from the spread of Cerebra-spinal Meningitis (CSM) disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Power Sector – No Hope for Nigeria – Senate

[Vanguard] As the Senate began discussions on the power sector in Nigeria, yesterday, a very gloomy picture was painted by senators who came to the conclusion that there was no hope of Nigeria coming out of its present power crisis.

[Vanguard] As the Senate began discussions on the power sector in Nigeria, yesterday, a very gloomy picture was painted by senators who came to the conclusion that there was no hope of Nigeria coming out of its present power crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos at 50 – Tinubu, Ambode, Lead Others to Advocate Men, Women Equality

[Vanguard] THE Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWSLO) orgainsed a symposium themed; “The Contribution of Women to the Development of Lagos State in the past 50 years as part of activities marking Lagos at 50, held in Ikeja Lagos on Thursd…

[Vanguard] THE Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWSLO) orgainsed a symposium themed; "The Contribution of Women to the Development of Lagos State in the past 50 years as part of activities marking Lagos at 50, held in Ikeja Lagos on Thursday 18th May, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

3 Girls Blow Selves Up in Maiduguri

[Vanguard] Three suicide bombers, yesterday, killed themselves after they were intercepted by members of the civilian joint task force, JTF, in Molai area of Maiduguri, Borno State capital.

[Vanguard] Three suicide bombers, yesterday, killed themselves after they were intercepted by members of the civilian joint task force, JTF, in Molai area of Maiduguri, Borno State capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stop Rampaging Herdsmen Now, Senate Tasks IG

[Vanguard] The Senate, yesterday, ordered the Inspector- General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, to, as a matter of urgency, arrest all criminal persons masquerading as herdsmen suspected in killings in communities, forests, and farmlands across the cou…

[Vanguard] The Senate, yesterday, ordered the Inspector- General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, to, as a matter of urgency, arrest all criminal persons masquerading as herdsmen suspected in killings in communities, forests, and farmlands across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria