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Nigerians In China Should Remain Indoors – NIDCOM

Abike Dabiri

The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has urged Nigerians staying in China to remain indoors after the outbreak of coronavirus which has killed 132 people and infected 3,554 people already. Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO of the commission revealed this today in a statement issued by Mr. Abdur-Rahman Balogun, Head of ...

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Global Risk Of China Virus is High, Not Moderate – WHO

World Health Organization

The World Health Organization has said the global risk from the deadly virus in China is high, accepting a mistake in its previous reports which revealed that it was moderate. According to the health body, the risk of the outbreak is very high in China, high at the regional level ...

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Health Experts Need To Embark On Lassa Fever Awareness Campaigns – Mohammad Manhoud

Mohammed Mahmoud

Minister of Environment, Dr. Mohammad Manhoud has ordered every environmental health expert at the federal, state and local government levels to embark on awareness campaigns aimed at controlling the spread of Lassa Fever. Speaking to the media today on the report from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, that ...

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We Are Prepared For Any Lassa Fever Eventuality ― NAUTH

NAUTH

The Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital NAUTH, Nnewi, Anambra State has said its workers are prepared to battle any outbreak of the ravaging Lassa Fever epidemic that is affecting the nation. Chairman, Medical and Advisory Committee, CMAC, Dr Joseph Ugboaja, revealed this recently as he spoke to newsmen at NAUTH ...

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Nigeria Is Failing To Live Up To Its Potential – Professor Yima Sen

Professor Yima Sen

The Director-General of Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Professor Yima Sen has said he believes the country will be better soon because it is only a traumatized nation right now, not a failed state. He revealed this as he spoke to newsmen recently about the state of the nation. According to ...

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President Muhammadu Buhari Set To Attend UK-Africa Summit In London

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to leave Abuja for London tomorrow to partake in the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit holding on Monday, January 20, 2020. The summit, hosted by the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, will unite African leaders, international business chief executives, and heads of international organisations. A recent ...

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I Will Be Africa’s Number 1 Singer Very Soon – Skiibii

Skiibii – Mana Girlis [AuDio]

Popular singer, Skiibii has come out to brag about being the biggest artiste in Africa very soon. According to him, he intends to be the best thing on the continent when it comes to music in the nearest future. He added that his fans should mark his words. See what ...

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I Cannot Be Stressed – Wizkid

Wizkid – Show Me The Money

Popular singer, Wizkid has told the world how he reacts to people that offend him. According to him, anytime he gets pissed off by someone, he plays out different reactions in his head and choose the best way to react to the person involved. He added that no man or ...

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People Tell Me How Lit Nigeria Is – Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne

Popular rapper, Lil Wayne has said he fancies the idea of visiting Nigeria very soon. The lyricist revealed this during an interview in America when he was asked one place in the world that he would love to visit in the future. His reply was, “I have never been to ...

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Border Closure Is Not Against Free Trade Agreement – Minister of Agriculture

Sabo Nanono

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Sabo Nanono has said Federal Government’s closure of the Nigerian border does not go against the free trade agreement in the West African sub-region. Sabo, who disclosed this on Sunday in Abuja, said the border closure is meant to protect Nigeria and Nigerians ...

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I Thank Germany For Recognizing EFCC’s Efforts – Ibrahim Magu

Ibrahim Magu

The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has praised the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Lagos for persistently improving its relationship with the Commission. He disclosed this as he received fifty pieces of seats donated by the German Embassy to the ...

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I Will Partner With Egypt’s President To Eradicate Terrorism In Africa – Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari and Egyptian President, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi have promised to unite to get rid of terrorism in parts of Africa. Both leaders made this pledge in a statement by Mr. Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, in Abuja on Thursday. According to ...

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Africa Is Cardi B’s Home – Davido

Davidocardi

Popular singer, Davido has jumped on social media to welcome American rap star, Cardi B to Africa. US rapper, Cardi B, who recently released a clip showing she was on her way has gotten a welcome message in advance from Omo Baba Olowo himself. David simply shared her video with ...

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94% Nigerians Do Not Wash Their Hands Properly – UNICEF

The United Nation’s Children Fund, UNICEF

The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has said 94 per cent of Nigerians do not practice proper hand washing in the country. A UNICEF rep, Mr Oumar Doumbouya, disclosed this yesterday in Abuja during the 2019 Global Handwashing Day Celebration with the theme: “Clean Hands for All” According ...

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Anti-Corruption Agencies In Africa Must Unite To Fight Corruption —Magu

Ibrahim Magu

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has reached out to heads of anti-corruption agencies in Africa to unite and defeat corruption. Magu, who said this at the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Secretariat in Abuja, while delivering a goodwill message at a ...

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Nigeria Has Not Improved As A Country – Omololu Olunloyo

Omololu Olunloyo

Former governor of Oyo State, Dr Omololu Olunloyo, has come out to talk about Nigeria at 59 and how the country can strive to be better. Speaking on if the country has progressed, “No, because 1960 was a great year of hope for us. There was evidence that it was ...

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Nigeria Is Not Really The Giant Of Africa – Don Jazzy

Tiwa savage, Teebillz, Donjazzy and friends go on boat cruise in Dubai

Popular producer, Don Jazzy has blasted the Nigerian National Assembly for spending on what he sees as “inessentials.” He shared this as he reacted to a budget analysis by BudgIT. The budget analysis revealed that 10.2 billion Naira is budgeted for Legislative Aides of the National Assembly, whereas, only 6.11 ...

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I Am The Most Beautiful Actress In Africa – Yvonne Nelson

yvonne nelson

Ghollywood and Nollywood actress, Yvonne Nelson has revealed who the most beautiful actress in Africa is. On social media, Yvonne Nelson said her followers should not stress themselves by searching, because she is the one. Her words, “Do not bother yourself googling who’s the most beautiful actress in Africa. It’s ...

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Africa Should Pull Together And End This Division – AKA

AKA

The last two days have recorded a strained relationship between Nigeria and South Africa over the xenophobic attacks in SA. Popular rapper, Ycee has even learned his voice on the xenophobic attack on social media and it has attracted several reactions. The rapper blasted South African men over the sad ...

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80 Percent Of Nigerians Do Not Like Me – DJ Cuppy

DJ CuppyDJ

Femi Otedola’s daughter, DJ Cuppy is of the opinion that a lot of Nigerians do not like her. She disclosed this on Twitter recently and her fans were shocked to see the tweet. See what she shared, Do you agree with her? Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola (born November 11, 1992), professionally ...

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