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Congolese flee to Uganda after vote, raising Ebola fears

The refugee influx started the day after Sunday's vote and since then dozens of people have been arriving at a time, said Irene Nakasiita, a spokeswoman for the Red Cross in Uganda.

Red Cross: Uganda bus-tractor crash toll rises to 48

Forty-eight people died after a bus smashed into a tractor driving with no lights at night and a truck in northern Uganda, a Red Cross spokeswoman said on Saturday.

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Police arrest soldier for cultism in Edo

The Nigerian army says it would investigate reports that one of its officers was arrested recently in Edo State for alleged involvement in cultism.

Power sector shortfall exceeds N1.4 trillion due to tariff

Owing to the non-review of the Multi Year Tariff Order (MYTO) since February 1, 2016, the shortfall of the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI) has exceeded N1.4trillion.

Bauchi elections: INEC declares supplementary polls result

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is set to commence collation of results for the supplementary governorship election in Bauchi State.

Police arrest 3 suspects over ‘humiliating’ nude woman in viral video in Anambra

The Police Command in Anambra State has arrested three persons allegedly involved in production and circulation of a viral video where a nude woman was humiliated.
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NGO urges Nigerians to protect themselves from tuberculosis

An Non-Governmental Organisation, Development Communication Network (DEVCOMS) has called on Nigerians to protect their family members from the menace of Tuberculosis (TB).