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WHO: Ebola contained by ‘complex’ rapid response, not just vaccine

The World Health Organisation has a message for those trying to understand how the latest Ebola outbreak was contained so quickly: don't give the new vaccine all the credit.

WHO ‘rethinking’ Robert Mugabe goodwill ambassador post

The World Health Organisation says it is now "rethinking" its decision to make Robert Mugabe a goodwill ambassador.

Global access to health ‘more a political than economic challenge’ – WHO

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the World Health Organization (WHO) boss, has stressed the importance of Universal Health Coverage (UHC).

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BBC snubs Super Eagles stars for African football top award

The nominees for 2018 BBC African Footballer of the year has been announced with no Nigerian Super Eagles player on the list.
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Nassarawa guber: CAN mulls consensus candidate

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) is divided over who to support for the 2019 governorship election in Nasarawa State between the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Hon David Ombugadu and Hon Labaran Maku, the standard bearer of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA).

INEC confirms Aminu Tambuwal as PDP governorship candidate in Sokoto

Aminu Tambuwal, governor of Sokoto, has been confirmed as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.
US President Donald Trump, shown gesturing while visiting California firefighters, seemed shocked by the intensity of what he witnessed (AFP Photo-SAUL LOEB)

Donald Trump: US to make final conclusions on Saudi killing in days

The United States will make final conclusions by early next week over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, President Donald Trump said Saturday, following reports that the CIA had held Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman responsible.

Amaju Pinnick dedicates 2019 AFCON ticket to Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerians

NFF supremo Amaju Pinnick has dedicated the Super Eagles qualification for 2019 AFCON to President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerians, as he also confirmed that the team will begin preparation for the 2019 AFCON immediately after Nigeria’s participation was confirmed on Saturday.