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2015: Why I want to govern Kaduna – El Rufai states reasons

2015 ELECTIONS: There Is Nothing Wrong With Muslim/Muslim Ticket -El-Rufai

A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Nasir El-Rufai, has said he joined the governorship race in his home state, Kaduna, because of the level of decay there. In a statement on Monday, Mr. El-Rufai, who is running on the platform of the All Progressive Congress, APC, lamented that the state, which used […]

Ebola: How Nigeria defeated the deadly virus disease…great lessons for others

Ebola virus

Ninety three days after the American Liberia Patrick Sawyer imported the Ebola Virus Disease, EVD into Nigeria, the nation is officially Ebola-free. HEALTH PERSONNEL IN PROTECTIVE KITS AT THE NATIONAL HOSPITAL IN ABUJA ON TUESDAY (12/8/14).Announcing the declaration yesterday, the World Health Organisation said 42 days had passed since the nation last reported a case. […]

Ebola: WHO officially declares Nigeria Ebola free

Ebola Virus

Nigeria has been declared officially free of Ebola after six weeks with no new cases, the World Health Organisation says. Africa’s most populous country won praise for its swift response after an infected Liberian diplomat brought the disease there in July. The WHO officially declared Senegal Ebola-free on Friday. The outbreak has killed more than […]

#Ebola: Liberian President Writes Emotional Letter To The World – [Must Read]

Liberian President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Liberia’s President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has written a heartfelt letter to the world over the Ebola crisis that hit her country. In the letter which was read over the radio and transmitted worldwide, she likened the Ebola epidermic to the civil war her country faced 11 years ago which killed a lot of Liberians, crumbled […]

@last! WHO sets to declare Nigeria Ebola-free today…HALLELUYAH!!

ebola virus

The World Health Organisation is preparing to announce that Nigeria has not had a confirmed case of Ebola for 42 days – or two incubation periods of 21 days – just as it did for Senegal on Friday. WHO on Friday declared Senegal free of Ebola after 42 days passed without a new confirmed case. […]

Osun Urges Adequate Washing Of Hands

hand-washing

As the entire World celebrated the annual Global Hand washing Day yesterday, people of the state have been enjoined to cultivate the habit of washing hands with soap as a preventive measure in contacting deadly diseases. This was disclosed by the Programme Manager, Rural Water and Environmental Sanitation Agency, RUWESA, in the state, Alhaji Posi […]

Ebola: Facebook founder, wife donate N4bn to fight against the deadly virus

Mark Zuckerberg and wife

The founder and Chief Executive Officer of the popular social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have donated N4bn to fight the Ebola Virus Disease. Making the announcement on his Facebook page, Zuckerberg said they wanted to stop the epidemic before it got out of control to become a bigger, and […]

How God loves Nigeria – Fani-Kayode reveals

FANI-KAYODE

GOD loves Nigeria so much. For those that doubt it kindly consider the following. They created Ebola in their demonic labs for bio weapons. They sent the disease to our shores through a distraught Liberian but the Lord defended us and refused to allow it to take root in our shores. The watchers prayed “return […]

Health: Tambuwal laments on shortage of medical specialists

Speaker-Mr.-Aminu-Tambuwal

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Aminu Tambuwal, has lamented the shortage of specialists in some fields of medicine. Tambuwal observed this at the recent convocation of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, Ijanikin, Lagos State. According to the politician, there is the need to increase the number of specialists who will […]

Ebola Treatement: Nigeria settles for three trial drugs

Minister-of-Health-Prof.-Onyebuchi-Chukwu-360x225

Nigeria has narrowed down its research for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) treatment to three trial drugs. The Treatment Research Group (TRG) on Ebola will be reviewing the Chinese vaccine drugs, the Canadian and Recombinant Vesicular stomatitis. TRG, according to the Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, received 32 treatment claims. The minister spoke at the […]


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