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3 hrs ago | In-depth Africa
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps yesterday said its Commandant-General, Dr. Ade Abolurin, narrowly escaped death when a Police Inspector attempted to open fire on him.
4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
ALL Progressives Congress APC) has lauded Lagos State Government on the successful launching of its Economic Empowerment Programme for the unemployed.
8 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
A Nigerian health official wearing a protective mask waits to screen passengers at the arrivals hall of Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014.
13 hrs ago | In-depth Africa
The Governor of Nigeria's apex bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has described Nigeria's first Mobile Money Super Agent Network, Glo Xchange, launched in Lagos on Thursday, August 21, as the beginning of a deeper collaboration between the financial sector and the telecommunications industry.
17 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
Nigeria on Friday said that two more people had tested positive for Ebola, taking the total number of confirmed cases of the deadly virus in the country to 14, including five deaths.
19 hrs ago | In-depth Africa
A 37-year-old mother of three, Ezeh Ifeoma Maureen , has been arrested with substances suspected to be cannabis by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency .
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An Ebute-Metta magistrate's court has ordered that a 31-year-old man, William Kenneth Chukwunango, a.k.a KCM, who murdered his lover, a business woman based in Festac Town, Lagos, Lizzy Njideka-Nzewi, be remanded in prison custody, pending the legal advice from the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP.
Melbourne tops the ranking as the world's most pleasant city to live in for the fourth year running, but an Economist Intelligence Unit poll also finds that turmoil in Ukraine and the Middle East have pushed other cities down the list.
To make it big in Africa, a business must succeed in Nigeria, the continent's largest market.
The Ogun State Police Command has arrested one Pastor Segun Alawode, 37, of Eternal Sacred Order C & S Church Sabo, Odogbolu, Ogun State, for raping a 32-year-old lady in his church premises at Odogbolu Ogun State.
President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the release N200 million to Lagos State as Federal Government's direct support to aid the efforts of the state to fight against the Ebola virus.
SETH KAPLAN is a lecturer at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, a senior adviser for research at the Institute for Integrated Transitions, and the editor of the Fragile States Forum .
Thanks to Lucie Lecomte for pointing me to an increasingly confused situation in Nigeria.
Early this April, Lagos State Health Ministry and Commissioner, Dr. Jide Idris, appealed to all health practitioners to watch out for patients presenting symptoms of Ebola so that Nigeria would be delivered from the endemic disease already spreading through in Guinea.
Vietnam and Myanmar are testing three patients for the deadly Ebola virus after they arrived in the Southeast Asian nations from Africa while suffering from fever, health officials said.
Herbert Olayinka Samuel Heelas Badmus Macaulay, had a daughter, Sarah Idowu Abigail, who would get married and give birth to a son, Babatunde Kwaku Adadevoh.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 07:12 pm
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