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Governor Obaseki signs anti-human trafficking law

Edo State governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, in Abuja, signed the Edo State Trafficking in Persons Prohibition Law 2018.

Malaria: Society wants federal government to pay more attention to research

Nigeria should pay more attention to research on malaria to strengthen the fight against the disease and reduce its burden, the Malaria Society of Nigeria (MSN) has said.

Surgeon: Exposure to sun causes 80% of most wrinkles, age spots

A plastic and aesthetic surgeon, Dr Ayobami Aranmolate, has revealed that exposure to sun causes 80 percent of most common facial wrinkles and age spots.

Cholera outbreak kills six in Yobe

Not fewer than six people have been confirmed dead following an outbreak of Cholera in Bade Local Government of Yobe State.

FAO trains 4,700 veterinarians against deadly disease outbreak

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FOA) said it had trained no fewer than 4,700 veterinary health professionals to tackle disease outbreaks in animals.

Health experts advocate autonomy for disease control centre

Health experts have urged Nigerian lawmakers to give autonomy to the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC so as to be able it fully operate without political hindrances.

Global Fund: Kenya secures $380m to fight HIV/AIDS, Malaria, TB

Kenya on Friday said that the country had secured 380 million dollars from the Global Fund to fight HIV/AIDs, Malaria and Tuberculosis that are leading cause of deaths in the East African Nation.

US rates NAPTIP high in fight against human trafficking

The United States of America has ranked the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) high based on the agency’s renewed efforts to curtail incidence of human trafficking in the country.

Association calls for proper implementation of Cybercrime Act

The Information Technology System and Security Professionals (ITSSP), on Monday, called for proper implementation of the Cybercrime Act 2015.

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Governor Wike: Nigeria sliding into anarchy

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Unions: Aviation sector has improved under President Buhari

Some aviation unions on Friday said the sector had recorded significant improvements under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.

NiMet predicts cloudy skies, thundery activities on Saturday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy morning weather conditions over the Central States of the country on Saturday with a prospect of isolated thunderstorms over Yola, Mambila Plateau, Abuja, Kaduna and Lafia.

Kidnap kingpin Evans urges court to quash charges against him

Suspected kidnap kingpin Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, better known as Evans, on Friday, asked a Lagos high court sitting in Igbosere to quash all the charges filed against him by the Lagos state government.