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Seychellois Polio Virus

A three-month-old Malaysian infant has been diagnosed with polio, the first case reported in the country in nearly three decades, a top health official said on Sunday (Dec 8).

Wild polio sufferers reflect as Africa set to be declared free of the disease

Nigerian Gbemisola Ijigbamigbe’s right leg was virtually paralysed after she contracted wild polio aged 11 months. Now the 28-year-old leads an active life as a wheelchair basketball player and also enjoys swimming and kayaking.

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Arsenal remained in Norway last night after their Europa League win at Molde.

Arsenal stuck in Norway after Europa League win at Molde

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Bill to repeal pension Act for ex-Kwara governors passes second reading at assembly

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The Kano State Hisbah Board has prohibited the conduct of the planned holiday clearance sales tagged “Black Friday” by a radio station in the state.

Kano Hisbah bans ‘immoral’ Black Friday sales

The Kano State Hisbah Board has prohibited the conduct of the planned holiday clearance sales tagged “Black Friday” by a radio station in the state.
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Nigerian government, labour give NNPC one week to review fuel price

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Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers was disappointed not to claim all three points against Arsenal on Tuesday.

Leicester boss sure of Europa League knockout ticket

Rodgers said, “In the first half we were too slow in our movement, too static and we weren’t aggressive enough. I thought Braga were better than us in the first half.