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VP Yemi Osinbajo inaugurates National Council on Nutrition

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday in Abuja inaugurated the National Council on Nutrition, and the 2017 Global Nutrition Report.

We bear the burden of very high expectations – VP Yemi Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday admitted that the current crop of Nigerian leaders bear the burden of very high expectations.

10.25 million obese children in Africa – report

African countries have largely failed to address a rising obesity epidemic that could soon become the greater public health crisis, experts said as new data was released.

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Senator Saraki, others to watch Super Eagles against Iceland in Volgograd

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Israeli premier’s wife docked over misuse of state funds

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