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Special Report: Nigeria: Beyond Oil Spillage In Niger Delta

Special Report: Nigeria: Beyond Oil Spillage In Niger Delta

  Between 1970 to 2018, the Niger Delta region has recorded over 10,000 oil spillages and hardly were the affected communities compensated or quick clean-up of the affected communities impacted,Odimegwu Onwumere writes   Oil spill has become a recurring decimal in the Niger Delta region since 1956 that oil was first found in Nigeria.   The […]

Investigative Analysis: Beyond Airlifting Yusuf

  It is eight months after Yusuf, the son of President Muhammadu Buhari, survived a power bike accident he had in Abuja which prompted his airlift. In this investigative analysis, Odimegwu Onwumere writes on the imperatives to put Nigeria’s health care into shape   He could not be airlifted immediately and hurried to St. Josefs Hospital in […]

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Investigation: World’s Transportation And Trade Future In Digital Technology

  By Odimegwu Onwumere There has been an argument on transportation and trade since the early decades of last century, and this has become commonplace around the globe. Summits are held in the USA without a gap for stakeholders to discuss innovations in people and individual transit and goods. One such summit is the 2018 International […]

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South Africa’s Day In History As  She Marks 24 Years of Democratic Governance

South Africa’s founding President Nelson Mandela was on this day, 24 years ago, inaugurated as Head of State. Mandela took the Oath of Office as the first President of a democratic dispensation at a ceremony held at the Union Buildings. The day followed the historic 27 April 1994 elections, which saw South Africans across the […]

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Nigeria: Why Pregnant Women In Kaduna Community Don’t Go For Antenatal

  By Stella Kabruk Women in Keke makeri community in Kaduna State, have attributed their poor attendance of antenatal care to lack of health facilities in their community. The women also decried lack of access road to the nearest Primary Health Center which is about 40 kilometres from the village. Some of the women who spoke in […]

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Incessant Killings: Nigeria To Ensure Better Security, Says Information Minister

By Amos Tauna Following the incessant killings and destruction of lives and property across the country, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has expressed the federal government’s readiness not to leave any stone unturned towards ensuring better security for all Nigerians. Making the assurance when he paid a condolence visit to the traditional […]

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South Africa: Gauteng Health Issues 133 Licenses To Mental Health NGOs

  The Gauteng Department of Health has issued 133 licences of compliance to mental health non-governmental organisations (NGOs) for the 2018/19 financial year. The NGOs comply with the requirements of safe patient care and sound financial management, said the provincial department. Having learnt lessons from the Life Esidimeni tragedy, the department has taken extraordinary measures […]

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Nigeria’s Anti-Corruption Body, EFCC, Leads Further Evidences In Trial Of Kalu On N3.2bn Fraud

  A witness, Mrs Nonye Eghene, on Thursday, told a Federal High Court Lagos, that loan facilities were advanced to a company Slok Nig. Ltd, which is facing fraud charges alongside a former governor of Abia State Orji Kalu. The witness, a staff of Diamond Bank plc, was subpoenaed for the Economic and Financial Crimes […]

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