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8 hrs ago | Vanguard

Ebola Outbreak: 39 immigrants from DR Congo, Sierra Leone arrested in Lagos

Lagos-At least 39 foreign nationals were ,yesterday, arrested by Police and Immigration officers in two hotels on Lagos Island.

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8 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

How Late Doctor Deliberately Kept Ebola Infection From Colleagues - Rivers Govt

The Rivers State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Samson Parker, says the late Dr. Samuel Enemou, who treated Olu Koye, a Nigerian diplomat with the Economic Community of West African States, was aware that the diplomat was infected with the deadly Ebola Virus Disease.

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12 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

NOLLYWWOOD: The misery behind the glamour

Unknown to many, the life of the average Nollywood actor or actress is nothing more than a projection of what their business is called make believe.

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15 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Praiz set to drop Rich 'N' Famous album

COMING on the heels of the release of two singles, Mercy and Oshe, Xtreme's recording act, Praise Ugbede Adejo, known as Praiz, has revealed that his new album titled Rich 'N' Famous is ready and set to be unveiled.

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19 hrs ago | Vanguard

Adamawa Guber: PDP grants Ribadu, others waiver, clears all aspirants

THE National leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday granted waiver to former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission , Mallam Nuhu Ribadu to seek for the party's governorship ticket ahead of the October 11 governorship polls in Adamawa State.

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23 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

How PMAN killing Juju music-Segun Adewale

THE has been playing music actively for 46 unbroken years. He has also been in and out of studio 56 times to record albums, which are mostly evergreen.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Vanguard

'I started armed robbery after Ogboni Confraternity failed me'

If yes, never attempt to alight to check the damages done on your vehicle, or exchange words with the erring motorcyclist, particularly if the rider is not alone.

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In-depth Africa

False alarm over Ebola at Lagos Airport

There was anxiety yesterday at the General Aviation Terminal , domestic wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos following a false alarm raised by a certain passenger identified to be an ex- boy friend against his estranged female ex- lover.

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Vanguard

Life After Omoladun: Baba Suwe finds love again; to remarry soon

Babatunde Omidina known as Baba Suwe is a successful comedian better known for his exploits in Yoruba home videos.

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Canada.com

Child in Gatineau tested for Ebola virus

UNDATED: In this handout from the Center for Disease Control , a colorized transmission electron micrograph of a Ebola virus virion is seen.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Nigeria monitors 160 after Ebola kills doctor in oil city

Some 160 people are being medically monitored in Nigeria's oil-producing hub Port Harcourt after a doctor died from the virus, the local government said on Friday .

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In-depth Africa

Firm launches online shopping service

Nigerian consumer internet company, Iconway, has launched a new product called PricePadi.com, a new online shopping service that allows customers to discover products available from different sources in Nigeria along with their current prices.

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Vanguard

States' multiple taxation and IGR boost

FIGURES from the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, show that for 2012, the Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, for the 36 states of Nigeria was about N555 billion, out of which the 19 states of the North generated N87 billion or 15 %; the South West generated N261.2 billion or 47%; the South-South accounted for N150 billion or 27% and the South ... (more)

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In-depth Africa

Asaba's night of music, fun and girls

For many in most cities, nightlife provides opportunities to unwind after the day's work, especially as the average Nigerian can ill afford the yearly luxury of vacations.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

In-depth Africa

EFCC Re-arraigns 8 Suspected Oil Thieves

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Thursday re-arraigned eight persons alleged to have defrauded the federal government of billions of naira on petroleum products.

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Vanguard

FG pays N25bn GENCOs' gas debts to boost electricity supply

President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, said the Federal Government has paid off power generation companies,' GENCOs, N25 billion debts owed gas companies for gas supplies in order to boost electricity generation and transmission nationwide.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Tony Elumelu Foundation Contributes Ebola Fight

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received a contribution of US$100,000 from the Tony Elumelu Foundation to be used in the fight against the spread of the deadly Ebola virus disease in Liberia.

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In-depth Africa

Rainbow Housing Estate unveiled in Lagos

The fast developing urban renewal project and largest construction site in sub-Saharan Africa sprawling in the heart of Port Harcourt, Rainbow Town Housing Estate has been unveiled in Lagos under the umbrella of a consortium of Bode Adediji Partnership a firm of estate surveyors & valuers.

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In-depth Africa

MTN empowers Lagos budding entrepreneurs

After successful outings in Enugu and Port Harcourt, MTN, will, this weekend, provide a life-changing and career-transforming platform for budding entrepreneurs through its idea-sharing and business-empowerment platform.

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More bad news for Malaysia Airlines

Malaysia Airlines is facing dire economic straits after being involved in the two worst air tragedies of the year.

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