Category: The News Blog

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YEditorAugust 18, 2014

Despite a ‘minor cholera outbreak’, Nasarawa is working to prevent Ebola

by James Sambo The Nasarawa State Government has announced new measures to prevent an outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease, ...

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YEditorAugust 18, 2014

Four more Ebola patients discharged from hospital

by Godwin Akanfe The Minister of Health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu has just announced the discharge of four more patients who ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

Suspected Boko Haram member attempts to blow up NAMA office in Lagos

by Kolapo Olapoju A man suspected to be a member of Boko Haram has been arrested at the office of ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

Terrible! Married man bathes lady with acid for refusing to sleep with him [READ]

by Azubuike Azikiwe The police in Rivers state have arrested a married man for bathing a 21-year-old lady with acid ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

We can’t give Ebola drug ‘Zmapp’ to Nigeria – American Ambassador

by David Cyril   The United States of America will not be giving the experimental Ebola drug, ‘Zmapp’, to Nigeria ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

Doctors hit Lagos streets to protest mass sack [PHOTOS]

by David Cyril Medical doctors staged a rally Monday, 18 August, at Lagos University Teaching hospital, (LUTH), Idi Araba to protest ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

Cheta Nwanze and Tunji Andrews on #DailyNewsVlog: Ebola, Cameroon’s border & Inflation (WATCH)

Hello folks, it’s Cheta Nwanze and Tunji Andrews talking about Cameroon’s closure of its border because of Ebola and inflation.

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

This is how Ebola infected patients survived the virus (READ)

by Kolapo Olapoju A nurse was recently reported to have survived the Ebola virus disease, and many have begun to wonder ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

#Ebola outbreak: Human rights boss is very angry with the NBA

by Aubuike Azikiwe   The Chairman of National Human rights commission, Dr Chidi Anselm Odinkalu, has implored the Nigerian Bar ...

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YEditorAugust 18, 2014

Guess who the latest bank MD to get into politics is

by Obinwanne Mordi The Managing Director of Diamond Bank, Alex Otti, has formally declared his intention to run for the ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

12th case of Ebola confirmed in Nigeria [DETAILS]

by Olorunwa Lawal   Nigeria now has 12 confirmed cases of the Ebola virus, up from 10 at last week’s ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

Speaker, Aminu Tambuwal set to defect to APC [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju   Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, the Speaker of the house of representatives, is reportedly set to jump ...

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SolaAugust 18, 2014

Ogun police arrest three students for cultism (PICTURED)

by S’ola Filani The Ogun State Police Command on Sunday announced the arrest of  three students – Kenneth Mokwunye, 24, ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

Adamawa gubernatorial election: Gen. Buba Marwa throws his hat in the ring [DETAILS]

by Azubuike Azikiwe   Over the weekend, Gen. Buba Marwa (retd) joined the Adamawa state gubernatorial race by picking the ...

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YEditorAugust 18, 2014

The naira in your pocket is getting smaller according to the Statistics Bureau

by Tunji Andrews In July 2014, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures inflation, edged higher from the previous month. ...

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SolaAugust 18, 2014

#Ebola: Nigerian woman dies in Dubai

by S’ola Filani A 35-year-old Nigerian woman, travelling from Nigeria to India for cancer treatment, has died in the UAE ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

Ebola is from the pit of hell! T.B Joshua blames Satan for the virus [DETAILS]

by Olorunwa Lawal Nigerian Prophet, T.B. Joshua, of The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) declared in his church service ...

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YEditorAugust 18, 2014

There is now a refugee crisis at Maiduguri camp [DETAILS]

by James Sambo Facilities at the various camps for the internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, ...

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SolaAugust 18, 2014

Ebola: Cameroon shuts borders, suspends all flights from Nigeria

by S’ola Filani Due to fear of Ebola spreading into the country, Cameroon has shut it’s borders to Nigeria. This ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 17, 2014

#Ebola: Fire on the Mountain! 17 Ebola suspects escape quarantine [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju   Things have gotten out of hand in West Point community in Monrovia, as seventeen suspected and ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 17, 2014

Do not negotiate with Boko Haram! Babangida tells FG it’s not an option (WATCH)

by Azubuike Azikiwe General Ibrahim Babangida, a former Military head of the Nigerian state, has advised the Federal government against ...

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SolaAugust 17, 2014

Let us sack Ebola not Doctors – Atiku throws in his two kobo on sacking of resident doctors

by S’ola Filani Hours after the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) rejected the federal government’s directive on the sack of 16,000 ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 17, 2014

#Ebola: First person survives the virus in Nigeria [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju Health Minister, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu, says the first Nigerian who got infected with the Ebola virus disease ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 17, 2014

#Ebola bottle night: This church has the answers to the deadly virus (LOOK, READ)

by Kolapo Olapoju Things like this tend to serve as justification for Patrick Sawyer’s desperate attempt to come to Nigeria! ...

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SolaAugust 17, 2014

Heartless robbers snatch man’s car, throw away 3-month baby, rape wife (PICTURED)

by S’ola Filani While travelling to their village for the weekend, a middle aged nursing mother, her three months old ...

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SolaAugust 17, 2014

‘They enjoyed it!’ Nasty boy in Edo state confesses to having sex with 5 dogs (DETAILS)

by S’ola Filani “I slept with dogs five times and they enjoy it. Some of the dogs bit me, I ...

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SolaAugust 17, 2014

Soldiers who refused deployment orders have been arrested

by S’ola Filani About 100 soldiers are currently facing trial For exhibiting acts of cowardice and failing to resume at ...

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SolaAugust 17, 2014

One dead, scores injured in Lagos boat explosion

by S’ola Filani A boat explosion occurred on Friday night, which left scores of passengers with varying degrees of injuries ...

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SolaAugust 17, 2014

#Ebola: Corps members abandon sick colleague in Ekiti

by S’ola Filani Corps members at the orientation camp at Ise/Emure Ekiti ran for dear life when one of them, ...

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YEditorAugust 16, 2014

Has an #Ebola patient recovered? Has another gone into a coma? [READ]

by Chidi Okoye The Vanguard is reporting that one of the medical personnel who was infected with the Ebola virus ...

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