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Police arrest three Indian hemp importers

The Nigeria Police Force, Ogun State Command, have arrested three Indian hemp importers and exporters along Benin-Sagamu Expressway with 40 bags of India hemp.
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Study: E-cigarettes, tobacco consumption increases risk of oral cancer

Scholars from University of California, San Francisco (UC San Francisco) have found that people who consume E-cigarettes and tobacco product are more likely to develop oral cancer, a U.S. non-profit advocating oral health said over the weekend.

Drug abuse: Expert raises alarm over teenage initiation

Dr Alfred Makanjuola, Consultant Behavioural Scientist, University of Ilorin, has raised alarm over initiation of teenagers into drug abuse in Kwara.

Expert: Smoking harmful to entire human body, not just lungs

Smoking harms organs throughout human body, not just lungs as such related diseases as emphysema and lung cancer are among the leading causes of death among smokers, medical expert Maria Ocampo said.

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2019: NHRC urges INEC to resist impunity

The Executive Secretary, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Tony Ojukwu, Esq, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to stand up against impunity as well as reject result of any party primary that was not monitored by the electoral body.
Benin Electricity Distribution Plc. (BEDC)

BEDC blames power outage on cable explosion

The Management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) on Friday blamed power outage in parts of Benin City, Edo, on cable explosion.

Court grants two men N1 million bail for alleged intimidation

The Police on Friday arraigned two men, Ugochukwu Ezeuo, 37; and Ali Kelechi, 21 at a Karshi Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, for alleged trespass and intimidation.

Official: Abia won’t protect fraudulent staff from EFCC

Abia State government yesterday welcomed the ongoing probe of some accounts officers by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged fraudulent practices, saying that the affected civil servants would answer for their deeds.
(FILES) In this file photo taken on May 03, 2018 Arsenal's French defender Laurent Koscielny eyes the ball during the UEFA Europa League semi-final second leg football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal FC at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid. - Arsenal centre-back Laurent Koscielny, who missed France's World Cup triumph in Russia due to injury, said on Sunday October 14, 2018 his international career was "finished". (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP)

Unai Emery refusing to rush Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny back from injury

Unai Emery says he will not rush Laurent Koscielny back into the lineup as the Frenchman awaits a return from injury.