Nigerians Are Dying of Unhealthy Diets – – Minister

[Vanguard] Minister of Health Prof Isaac Adewole, has said that too many Nigerians are dying of unhealthy diet even as he cautioned that the economic loss from Non Communicable Diseases, NCDs, such as stroke, High Blood Pressure (hypertension), heart a…

[Vanguard] Minister of Health Prof Isaac Adewole, has said that too many Nigerians are dying of unhealthy diet even as he cautioned that the economic loss from Non Communicable Diseases, NCDs, such as stroke, High Blood Pressure (hypertension), heart attack, and diabetes among others, could rise to a projected US$8 billion over the next 10 years in the country,

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7 Die As Tipper Lorry Runs Into Market in Anambra

[Vanguard] Nnewi -No fewer than seven persons lost their lives, Saturday evening, when a tipper lorry ran into an evening market near 33 Junction, leaving 13 more with injuries.

[Vanguard] Nnewi -No fewer than seven persons lost their lives, Saturday evening, when a tipper lorry ran into an evening market near 33 Junction, leaving 13 more with injuries.

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Kidnapping Scaring Foreign Investors From Nigeria – -NGE

[Vanguard] Yola -The Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE, has expressed concern over the upsurge in kidnapping across Nigeria, which has become a national menace that is negatively impacting on the social and economic life of the country.

[Vanguard] Yola -The Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE, has expressed concern over the upsurge in kidnapping across Nigeria, which has become a national menace that is negatively impacting on the social and economic life of the country.

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Fayose Faults FG’s Increment of Workers’ Paye Tax, Others

[Vanguard] Ado-Ekiti -Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has faulted the Federal Government’s decision to increase the workers’ Pay As You Earn, PAYE, tax, pension and National Housing Fund (NHF) deductions, which were applied on gross salary, maki…

[Vanguard] Ado-Ekiti -Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has faulted the Federal Government's decision to increase the workers' Pay As You Earn, PAYE, tax, pension and National Housing Fund (NHF) deductions, which were applied on gross salary, making some of the workers to have as much 30 per cent reduction in salary.

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Army to Modify Operation Python Dance

[Vanguard] Onitsha -The Nigerian Army, yesterday, said its “Operation Python Dance” in the South-East would be modified to dismantle some of its road blocks to facilitate free flow of traffic during the yuletide.

[Vanguard] Onitsha -The Nigerian Army, yesterday, said its "Operation Python Dance" in the South-East would be modified to dismantle some of its road blocks to facilitate free flow of traffic during the yuletide.

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Dons – Why Bank of Tanzania , Mpango Must Act

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Academicians have advised businesses to improve their competitiveness and adhere to rules and regulations in order to survive and adopt quickly to the new business environment.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Academicians have advised businesses to improve their competitiveness and adhere to rules and regulations in order to survive and adopt quickly to the new business environment.

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Abia Gov Tussle – Appeal Court Declines Judgment On Nwosu, Ikpeazu’s Suit

[Vanguard] Aba -A five-man panel of the Court of Appeal sitting at Owerri Division, has declined judgment on the appeal, CA/190/ 2016, filed by Sir Friday Nwosu against the July 8, 2016 judgment of the Federal High Court, Owerri, delivered by Justice A…

[Vanguard] Aba -A five-man panel of the Court of Appeal sitting at Owerri Division, has declined judgment on the appeal, CA/190/ 2016, filed by Sir Friday Nwosu against the July 8, 2016 judgment of the Federal High Court, Owerri, delivered by Justice Ambrose Allagoa, which cleared Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of alleged submission of forged tax documents and false information.

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Lagos Unveils Housing Policies for Low Income Earners

[Vanguard] Lack of affordable housing affects particularly the low income citizens as they pay a disproportionate share of income for housing or live in inadequate housing that is cut-off from employment and access to health and other social services”,…

[Vanguard] Lack of affordable housing affects particularly the low income citizens as they pay a disproportionate share of income for housing or live in inadequate housing that is cut-off from employment and access to health and other social services", according to Lagos state Commissioner for Housing, Prince Gbolahan Lawal at a press conference at the weekend to announce the formal launch of the Rent-to-Own/Rental Housing policies of state billed for this Thursday.

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Nigeria Earns N4.6 Trillion From Crude Oil Export, Spent N1.02 Trillion On Fuel Import

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s crude oil export over a nine-month period, from January to September 2016, stood at N4.558 trillion, according to data obtained from the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS.

[Vanguard] Nigeria's crude oil export over a nine-month period, from January to September 2016, stood at N4.558 trillion, according to data obtained from the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS.

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EU, Clark Warn Against Military Occupation of N-Delta

[Vanguard] The European Union, EU, has warned against the “militarization” of the restive Niger Delta region, contending that while it is necessary to punish those who break the law, military option alone is not the solution to the crisis.

[Vanguard] The European Union, EU, has warned against the "militarization" of the restive Niger Delta region, contending that while it is necessary to punish those who break the law, military option alone is not the solution to the crisis.

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