Category Archives: Discreet

Nigeria Declares Ebola Outbreak A “National Emergency”, More Health Personnel Needed To Screen Travellers

Mr. Sawyer’s contacts comprised officers of the State Security Service and Nigerian Immigration Service. The Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu, on Wednesday described the Ebola outbreak in the country as a “national emergency’’. Mr. Chukwu made the statement at an emergency meeting convened by the House of Representatives Committee on Health over the Ebola outbreak…

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Ebola Outbreak: Nigerian Doctors End Strike To Deal With The Virus

Nigerian public sector doctors on Thursday suspended the strike over an Ebola outbreak which has killed two people and infected five others in Lagos. A statement from the National Medical Association Union listed “the incursion of Ebola into Nigeria” as a main reason for suspending the strike. The emergence of Ebola in Lagos, sub-Saharan Africa’s…

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Ebola: Reports Prove That Patrick Sawyer Possibly Knew He Was Infected Before Coming To Nigeria

Patrick Sawyer, the Liberian man who brought the Ebola virus into Nigerian, looked “terribly ill” and might have known he was infected with the virus before travelling to Nigeria, the Liberian media is reporting. According to a review of Close Circuit Television (CCTV) images at the James Spriggs Payne’s Airport, Monrovia, by Liberian Newspaper, The…

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Boko Haram Kill 100 Persons In Gwoza, Borno State & Seize The Town

They hoisted their flag at different locations in the town in order to proclaim their control, the sources claimed. Two sources, including a high-level security official, disclosed to Sahara Reporters that heavily armed insurgents belonging to the extreme Islamist sect, Boko Haram, today descended on Gwoza, a town in Borno State, killing at least 100 residents before seizing the town. Our sources said…

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President Jonathan Calls For More Effective Global Action Against Boko Haram

President Jonathan demanded international sanctions against anyone sponsoring terrorism in any part of the world. President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday at the ongoing US-African Leaders Summit in Washington DC called for a more effective global action and implementation of all existing international protocols against terrorism and violent extremism. President Jonathan also demanded more effective international sanctions against…

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Oscar Pistorius: Murder Trial Closing Arguments To Begin

Defence and prosecution are set for the final courtroom battle as closing arguments for and against the athlete are heard in court. The prosecution in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial launched a scathing attack against the athlete, calling for his testimony to be rejected, as it presented its closing arguments against him. State prosecutor Gerrie…

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