The Federal Government has warned that the cholera epidemic ravaging some states in the North may spread to other parts of the country.
The Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, who raised the fresh alarm on Friday in Abuja, warned that the entire country was at great risk. Chukwu spoke in his office while receiving infusion products donated by Juhel Nigeria Limited, an indigenous pharmaceuticals manufacturing company, to states affected by the… Continue
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The Nigeria Police has banned checkpoints across the country following several fatal accidents caused by the checkpoints mounted by the police.
P.M.NEWS gathered that the directive to that effect was given over the weekend by the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ogbonna Onovo, who ordered that police commissioners in all the 36 states of the federation must implement the order immediately.
Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ogbonna Onovo.
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Teachbook's response .
Excerpt: "We were unaware the Facebook owned the Internet or the term 'book,'" Teachbook Managing Partner Greg Shrader
Facebook we sef na 9jabook o ! sue us please !We need the publicity .… Continue
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A five-year old Nigerian, Dee Alli, has made history in the United Kingdom by being the first pupil to pass a General Certificate of Secondary Education, GCSE, Nigeria’s equivalent of GCE, and scoring C in Mathematics.
Photo:Dee Alli and her mentors Paula Imafidon (l) and Anne Marie Imafidon. Dee
is first 5-year old to pass GCSE. She also got C in Maths.
Dee lives with her parents, Joy and Rasheed Alli, in Southwark,… Continue
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Staff of the Power Holding Company… Continue
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Thousands of people, including governors, top government functionaries, politicians, cultural… Continue
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Adolf Hitler DNA samples suggest that the dictator of Nazi Germany had both Jewish and African roots.
The tests were conducted by Jean-Paul Mulders, a Belgian journalist, and Marc Vermeeren, a historian, Telegraph reported. The pair tracked down 39 of Hitler’s living relatives throughout Europe and America to obtain saliva samples which ultimately suggest African and Jewish ancestry.
Based on reports by NewYorkDailyNews.com, the Haplopgroup E1b1b (Y-DNA)… Continue
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BEIJING (AFP) – Thousands of vehicles were bogged down Monday in a more than 100-kilometre (62-mile) traffic jam leading to Beijing that has lasted nine days and highlights China's growing road congestion woes.
The Beijing-Tibet expressway slowed to a crawl on August 14 due to a spike in traffic by cargo-bearing heavy trucks heading to the capital, and compounded by road maintenance work that began five days later, the Global Times said.
The state-run newspaper said… Continue
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A man who tried to dupe the Plateau State Governor, Jonah David Jang and his family of huge sums of money has been arrested by operatives of the State Security Service (SSS) in Plateau State.
Director of SSS in Plateau State, Alhaji Tijani Talba told newsmen that the suspect, Mr. Vincent Bulus was arrested as he approached members of the family of the governor claiming he was working for the service and tried to obtain money from them to kill an investigation on… Continue
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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — In the span of a few weeks, hip-hop star Wyclef Jean turned the world's attention to a little-known political race in a small, impoverished Caribbean country –
with little campaigning, no TV ads and zero debates.
Within a few seconds at a hastily called news conference Friday night, Jean was barred from running for president in Haiti, presumably because he didn't meet the residency… Continue
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Now the die is
cast, and ruckus between billionaire friends, turned foe, is about to
reemerge, as accusation and counter accusation over the AP brouhaha
vis-a-viz the recent reorganization at SEC, permeate the air. Sources
close to each billionaire, blame
the other for their woes, and are determined to take a pound of flesh from the other.… Continue
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Rumours are that He was asked to testify in a fraud case so they killed him. Who will ever have the nerve to do the right things . RIP. Mike Ajari. Brunnel Energy.
Mike Ajari, a sleepy street in Sabo area of Ojodu, Lagos on Tuesday witnessed a gory killing that shook the entire area.
After the close of work on the fateful day, the victim, Felix Adebayo, an accountant with Brunnel… Continue
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The Silent Generation are people born before 1946.
The Baby Boomers are people born between 1946 and 1959.
Generation X are people born between 1960 and 1989.
Generation Y are people born between 1990 and now.
Why do we call the last one generation Y?
I did not know, but a cartoonist explains it eloquently
below...Learned something new today…
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FG move to avert future presidential embarrassment…. acquires three aircrafts
the embarrassing incident in Ugandan, penultimate week, in which
President Jonathan was left stranded, the Nigerian Government on
Wednesday approved the purchase of three additional aircrafts for the
Presidential Air Fleets (PAF) at a cost… Continue
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Tension has enveloped the sleepy village of Akabor, Ahiara in Ahiazu Local Government Area of Imo State after 45-year-old Bernard Anyanwu beheaded his only son, Chikaodi, in a forest on Wednesday.
The incident, a reminiscent of the infamous “Otokoto” saga of Owerri, has sparked off fear and apprehension as some Akabor residents have started fleeing home for fear of being arrested.
The Otokoko saga emerged from the killing of one master Ikechukwu Okonkwo for rituals,… Continue
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Abia State is slowly taking over from Colombia & Mexico city as the City of Nappers !
Like a nollywood movie Title Stone cold kidnappers are demanding ....
“We were negotiating ransom with him over his kidnapped wife who later died in our camp.Now he is dead, his relations must pay us before he is buried ! ”
It was double tragedy for one of the communities in Osisioma Ngwa Local Government of Abia State as a pastor with one… Continue
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BARRING any last minute change by the… Continue
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