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Mojisola Christianah Adeyeye

Mojisola Adeyeye: NAFDAC seizes 3,300kg of banned frozen vegetables

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) said it had seized 3,300 kilogrammes of PINGUIN brand of frozen mixed vegetables across the country.
NAFDAC Director General Christianah Mojisola Adeyeye

NAFDAC: Beware of contaminated frozen vegetables

The Directorate of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (FSAN) of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has warned Nigerians to beware of consumption of contaminated PINGUIN brand of mixed vegetables, shipped to Nigeria recently.

WHO warns Nigeria of deadly listeriosis outbreak

WHO on Wednesday warned Nigeria and 15 other African countries of a listeriosis outbreak that started in South Africa in 2017, confirming its support for their preparedness and response to the disease.

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Nigeria Police

Police arrest 16 armed robbery suspects via CCTV camera

The Special Anti-Robbery Squad in the Lagos State Police Command has reportedly arrested 16 armed robbery suspects at Ajegunle area of Lagos State with the help of a Close Circuit Television (CCTV).

Earthquake with 7.5 magnitude hits Ecuador

The quake struck 17 kilometers (10 miles) from the town of Montalvo in eastern Ecuador near the border with Peru, the agency said.
Kwara South Senator Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim

Kwara PDP faults arrest of senatorial candidate

People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday accused the Kwara state police command of arresting its Kwara South senatorial candidate, Senator Rafiu Ibrahim, ahead of Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly election.
Isaac Success scored a goal to help Watford progress to the FA Cup fifth round in their 2-0 win over Newcastle United.

Watford’s Isaac Success shakes off injury, set for Cardiff City test

Watford forward Isaac Success has shaken off his hamstring injury and will be available for Friday’s [today] Premier League clash With Cardiff City at Cardiff City Stadium, manager Javi Gracia has confirmed.
GROUNDNUT

Paediatrician warns against over consumption of groundnut

Prof. Austine Omoigberale, the President, Paediatric Association of Nigeria, has warned against over consumption of groundnut, saying it is contaminated with aflatoxin, a toxic fungi.