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WHO revises childbirth guidelines to curb surge in caesarean delivery

The UN health agency said Thursday it has revised a benchmark used by health professionals worldwide in caring for women during childbirth because it has caused a surge in interventions like caesarean sections that could be unnecessary.

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Kofi Annan, who has died aged 80. Joel Saget-AFP-Getty Images

UN pays last respects as Kofi Annan goes home

The UN on Thursday paid final respects to former Secretary-General Kofi Annan as the late Ghanaian diplomat is laid to rest on Thursday in Ghana.

UNGA: Insecurity tops Nigeria’s agenda

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has said that insecurity will top Nigeria’s agenda at the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, United States.

Sit-at-home: Ohanaeze youths, police join forces against IPOB

The leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide (OYC) has dismissed the sit-at-home order issued by the leadership of the Indigenous People of Biafra (ipob) slated to hold on Friday, September 14, 2018.

CAR aid groups halt operations after staff attacks

Six humanitarian groups working in the north of the troubled Central African Republic on Wednesday halted operations to protest violent attacks against their personnel.
NFF congress in Benin City was illegal says sports minister

Report: N5 million-a-vote promised for continuity at NFF elections

“I have been reliably informed that each delegate has been promised five million Naira to vote continuity in Katsina,” an insider said.