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4 hrs ago | Anna.aero
On 28 July, Arik Air - the largest carrier in Nigeria - celebrated the launch of five weekly flights from Lagos to Dubai via Abuja.
7 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Tighter rules for Nigerian money changers that take effect this week will help the central bank shore up reserves and bolster the naira before next year's elections, according to Vetiva Capital Management.
The unnamed man had arrived back in Britain from Nigeria via Paris. It comes after it was revealed an American with Ebola was allowed on two flights while infected A man has been tested for Ebola in the UK - increasing fears over the threat posed to Britain from the deadly disease.
The worst ebola disease outbreak on record is unlikely to reach New Zealand from west Africa, the Ministry of Health's director of public health says.
The Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro disclosed, yesterday, in Lagos that there were plans to relocate the tank farms along the Oshodi/Apapa expressway as a way of finding a lasting solution to the unending gridlock.
Umaru Fofana and Adam Bailes bring us the sad news that Sierra Leones' top specialist in Ebola and viral hemorrhagic fever diseases, Dr. Sheik Umar Khan, died of Ebola after being exposed by one of the more han 100 patients he has heroically care for.
Ebola, the killer of more than 670 people in four West African countries since February, has spread beyond Africa only once.
Nigerian authorities have shut and quarantined a Lagos hospital where a Liberian man died of the Ebola virus, the first recorded case of the highly-infectious disease in Africa's most populous economy.
As part of the measures to strengthen the transmission infrastructure to withstand increase in power generation, the Transmission Company of Nigeria plans to boost its infrastructure to have the capacity to evacuate 20,000 megawatts of electricity by 2020.
Ask two or more people around you and you'd reach a consensus on this fact. And yes, we are on that journey! If you come by The Digital Bridge Institute, Lagos now and for the next four weeks, you'd see a bright and eager breed of participants undergoing an array of highly intensive hands-on courses at the 2014 Del-York Creative Academy .
The New York Times reports that "prospects for resolving the violation [are] uncertain at best."
THE Senate Committee on Ethics is yet to commence the trial of Senator Remi Tinubu more than two weeks after the committee was supposed to have submitted its report on the investigations on the alleged wrongful utterance of the wife of the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
NO ONE knows for sure just how many people Patrick Sawyer came into contact with the day he boarded a plane bound for Nigeria.
Sandbank City: Lagos at 150 , by John Godwin and Gillian Hopwood. Lagos: Prestige, 2012.
Medical staff working with Medecins sans Frontieres prepare to bring food to patients kept in an isolation area at the MSF Ebola treatment centre in Kailahun July 20, 2014.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 07:38 am
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