Monthly Archives: April 2016

UITH performs three open heart surgeries

University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH) yesterday successfully carried out Open Heart Surgeries (OHS) on three male patients aged between four and nine years. The feat was recorded barely seven months ago when the hospital performed its first OHS on … Continue reading

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NEITI will run transparently under my watch — Adio

The Chief Executive of the Nigerian Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative, NEITI, Mr. Waziri Adio, has said that the agency will do all within its power to promote transparency and accountability in the extractive industry which is the staying power of the … Continue reading

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Enugu herdsmen attacks: Reps hit at grazing bills 

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwanyi  could not stand the sight  of what suspected herdsmen did to  his people in Ukpabi-Nimbo, in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State and he wept. He must have wondered  whether those who carried out the massacre … Continue reading

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Boko Haram militants kill 30 Nigerian herdsmen in north massacre

At least 30 ethnic Fulani herdsman were killed by Boko Haram militants in northern Nigerian last weekend when they raided the village of Alau in Borno state. “One of the herdsmen escaped and confirmed to us that he is the … Continue reading

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Minister says army ready to dislodge Boko Haram from Sambisa

The Minister of Defence, Alhaji Mansur Dan’ali, on Saturday, said the Nigerian Army was set to destroy all camps and hideouts of members of the Boko Haram sect in Sambisa forest. Dan’ali made the statement during an inspection tour of … Continue reading

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2016 budget to be signed into law soon, Osinbajo assures

An indication that the 2016 budget would soon be signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari was given in Abuja following an emphatic declaration by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo that the budget would be signed into law “very soon”. He … Continue reading

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It’s an insult to label criminals as Fulanis – Northern Govs

The Northern States Governors Forum, NSGF, yesterday, frowned against labelling perpetrators of crimes around the country as Fulani herdsmen, rather they should be referred to as criminals. This came on the heels of their closed door meeting in Kaduna after … Continue reading

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