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1 in 10 drugs sold in developing countries fake or substandard – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says one in 10 drugs sold in developing countries is fake or substandard, leading to tens of thousands of deaths, many of them are African children given ineffective treatments for pneumonia and malaria.

2019: Time to take back our country

The Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, has been in the news lately over the outcome of the competence test he administered on teachers in the state with about 22,000 teachers failing Primary Four test questions.

Aliko Dangote pledges $100m to fight malnutrition in Nigeria

The Aliko Dangote Foundation will invest US$100 Million over five years to tackle malnutrition in the North East and North West, the worst-affected parts of Nigeria.

Canada earmarks $3.5 billion to tackle health challenges of Nigerian women, children

The Canadian government has earmarked $3.5 billion to advance the health of women and children in Nigeria, Canadian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Christopher Thorney, has said.

Kebbi govt procures drugs for pneumonia, diarrhoea

The Kebbi State Government has procured drugs for management of common ailments of malaria, pneumonia, diarrhoea and meningitis.

Boxing legend Jake LaMotta dies at 95

Boxing legend Jake LaMotta, the fighter who inspired the movie Raging Bull, has died at the age of 95, Skysports reports.

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Four allegedly killed by herdsmen in Adamawa midnight attack

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2019: Bauchi food vendors set to buy nomination forms for President Buhari, Governor Abubakar

The Bauchi State Food Vendors Multi-Purpose Cooperative Union has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar to contest for second terms in 2019.

Foreigners employed to kill in Benue, others – DSS tells President Buhari

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MFM’s Chukwuka Onuwa rejects Serbia’s Radnicki Nis for CAF Champions League action

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Zimbabwe ruling Zanu-PF fires 11 Robert Mugabe allies from parliament

Zimbabwe’s ruling ZANU-PF party has fired 11 parliamentarians, friends of former leader Robert Mugabe, as President Emmerson Mnangagwa continues a purge of officials that publicly supported Mugabe and his wife, media reports said on Friday.

Maria Sharapova shines in Melbourne return

Maria Sharapova on Tuesday resumed her career at the Australian Open in bright sunshine with a performance that went some way to banishing those demons.

Ogun assemblyman denies dumping ruling APC for PDP

A member of Ogun House of Assembly, Mr Olusola Odofin-Sonuga, on Tuesday denied the news that he had left All Progressives Congress for Peoples Democratic Party.

FADAMA III spends N437 million on road construction, dams rehabilitation in Niger – official

The FADAMA III Additional Financing (AF) Programme in Niger State says it has spent N437 million on constructing a road and rehabilitating two dams in three local government areas of the state.

World’s fifth largest diamond discovered in Lesotho

A diamond thought to be the fifth largest of gem quality ever found has been discovered in Lesotho, miner Gem Diamonds said Monday, and could be worth as much as $40 million.