Health

President Tinubu Expresses Condolences to the Family of the Nigerian Comic Actor, John Okafor and Sisi Quadri Following their Passing

President Bola Tinubu has condoled with the families of the two Nigerian ace comic actors, John Okafor, famously known as Mr. Ibu, and Tolani Quadri Oyebamiji, popularly known as Sisi Quadri. In a release signed by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, the President …

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Senate President’s Wife, Ekaette Akpabio Charges Honourees on Leveraging their Wealth of Experience to Advance President Tinubu’s Renewed Hope Agenda

Wife of the President of the Senate, Ekaette Unoma Akpabio has charged honourees at the bouquet of honour on the Importance of leveraging their wealth of experience to advance the Renewed Hope Agenda of President Bola Tinubu. Mrs Akpabio who represented the First Lady, Senator Oluremi Tinubu at the bouquet …

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Troops Arrest Suspected Female Kidnapper While Trying To Pick Ransom In Taraba

The troops of the Nigerian Army have arrested a suspected female kidnapper, Janet Igohia, while attempting to collect N1.5 million ransom for an abducted victim in Taraba State. It was gathered that the 31-year-old suspected female kidnapper was arrested by the troops from the 93 Battalion under the 6 Brigade …

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AFCON 2023: Victor Osimhen Uncertain For Bafana Bafana Clash

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, has failed to travel with his colleagues to Bouake in Cote d’Ivoire for Nigeria’s Semi-final clash against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa over abdominal discomfort. The Super Eagles, on Monday, departed their base in Abidjan for Bouake for the semi-final match slated for Wednesday, …

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Gunmen Demand N40m Ransom to Release Wife of Murdered Traditional Ruler in Kwara

The gunmen who killed a traditional ruler, kidnapped his wife and one other person have reduced their ransom to N40 million from N100 million. The gunmen had on Sunday first reached out to the king’s family for a N100 million ransom payment. The traditional ruler, Oba Olusegun Aremu-Cole, who was …

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Governor Umo Eno Advises Akwa Ibom Youth On Personal Skills Development

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Pastor Umo Eno has charged youths to arise and equip themselves with skills that will keep them busy and make them useful to society. Governor Eno Umo gave the charge at the All-Nations Christian Ministry International in Eket Local Government Area where he preached at the …

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Akwa Ibom Government Plans 3-Day Statewide Crusade With Free Medical Outreach For Citizens

Akwa Ibom State Government has concluded plans to organize a three-day statewide crusade with free medical outreach for its citizens beginning Thursday, February 8 to Saturday, February 10. Governor Umo Eno made this known while speaking at the February edition of Government House Covenant Service held at the Banquet Hall, …

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Police Launch Investigation into Missing Body Parts After Suspected Ritualists Kill Young Lady in Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command said it had commenced an investigation to unravel those behind the dumping of a dead human body in the Uyo metropolis. According to reports, residents of Ekpri Nsukara in the Uyo metropolis woke up on Monday morning to the sight of the gory body …

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Akwa Ibom Government Takes Steps To Bring Down Cost Of Governance

Akwa Ibom Government has adopted drastic measures aimed at curbing the cost of governance in the state. The decision was taken at the January edition of the State Executive Council Meeting on Monday at the Executive Council Chambers of the Governor’s Office in Uyo, the state capital. The meeting presided …

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Federal Government to Increase Primary Health Centres from 8,300 to 17,600

The Federal Government on Monday said it will work in close collaboration with State Governments and development partners to expand the Primary Healthcare Centres, PHCs, from 8,300 to 17, 600 nationwide in the next four years. The initiative will be complemented with the training of 120,000 Frontline Health Workers, expected …

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