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

Obstetric Fistula – Exit Shame, Welcome Freedom to Mothers

[Daily News] IF it had legs of its own, obstetric fistula would be very good at eluding attention; instead, it sends its victims into hiding – and sure death where ignorance and lack of medical care come into play.

[Daily News] IF it had legs of its own, obstetric fistula would be very good at eluding attention; instead, it sends its victims into hiding - and sure death where ignorance and lack of medical care come into play.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Launches Mechanism to Protect Women and Children

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Government on Wednesday launched the Provision of Sexual Exploitation Abuse (PSEA) mechanism which is geared towards protecting women by eliminating elements of sexual violence and abuse against them.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Government on Wednesday launched the Provision of Sexual Exploitation Abuse (PSEA) mechanism which is geared towards protecting women by eliminating elements of sexual violence and abuse against them.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Buhari’s Health Has Improved Significantly – Embassy Source

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari’s health has improved significantly, although only his physicians can determine when he will return to Nigeria and to work, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari's health has improved significantly, although only his physicians can determine when he will return to Nigeria and to work, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mnh Diagnose ‘Kisonga’ As Sickle Cell Patient

[Daily News] A sixteen-year old boy, Shukuru Kisonga, who has been surviving on 2 litres of milk, ¾ kilogrammes of sugar and a litre of cooking oil every day as his routine meals, has been finally diagnosed to be suffering from severe sickle cell.

[Daily News] A sixteen-year old boy, Shukuru Kisonga, who has been surviving on 2 litres of milk, ¾ kilogrammes of sugar and a litre of cooking oil every day as his routine meals, has been finally diagnosed to be suffering from severe sickle cell.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘I Warned the Igbos That Jonathan Government Will Fall’

[Vanguard] Chief Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Productivity,has said that he warned the Igbos that Jonathan government will fall saying that the South-east zone was marginalised because the Igbo ‘made a bad investment because they invested in…

[Vanguard] Chief Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Productivity,has said that he warned the Igbos that Jonathan government will fall saying that the South-east zone was marginalised because the Igbo 'made a bad investment because they invested in the Jonathan presidency' in the 2015 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hypertension Cases Increase

[The Herald] The number of people suffering from high blood pressure continues to rise from an estimated 53 people in every 1 000 in 2012 to 70 people in the same population over the past five years, the Ministry of Health and Child Care has said. In 2…

[The Herald] The number of people suffering from high blood pressure continues to rise from an estimated 53 people in every 1 000 in 2012 to 70 people in the same population over the past five years, the Ministry of Health and Child Care has said. In 2014, an estimated 67 people in every 1 000 population were estimated to be hypertensive.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe