Category Archives: Breaking

Ebola: Anambra State Government Detains Corpse From Liberia & Seals Mortuary Pending Investigations

A corpse of an Anambra State indigene brought from Liberia, yesterday, caused scare of the dreaded Ebola disease in the state, with officials of the state ministry of health directing security operatives to cordon off the mortuary where the body was deposited pending investigations by experts from the Federal Ministry of Health. According to Vanguard.com…

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Presidents Of Liberia & Sierra Leone Cancel US-Africa Summit Appearance Due To Ebola Outbreak

The Presidents employ new ways to tackle the virus. President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has closed down all the schools in the West African country in an attempt to address the spread of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). She also declared tomorrow, Friday, a work-free day to enable health workers in the country…

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Photos From El-Rufai’s Son’s Ghastly Motor Accident & President Goodluck Jonathan’s Condolence Message

Hamza was only 23… sad. As earlier reported, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai lost his son in a ghastly motor accident (onobello.com/sad-news-mallam-nasir-el-rufai-loses-son-car-crash/) at about 5:30 am. Hamza was reported to be driving a black Lexus car that ran into a stationery blue coloured Volkswagen Saloon car near the Ningi Barrack along A.Y.A Kubwa road. Two persons were…

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“Female Suicide Bombers May Be Chibok Girls”, Insinuates Oby Ezekwesili & Others

Teenage suicide bombers, particularly females seem to be the new strategic ploy of Boko Haram. The insurgent group operating in the country, Boko Haram, now appears to have changed strategy, using female suicide bombers, a new trend described as worrisome by Nigerians.In the last one week, three females had been used by the insurgents as…

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Explosion Razes Mosque To The Ground In Potiskum, Yobe

The Defence headquarters alerted the public of this sad development. The Defence Headquaters of Nigeria hinted about an explosion that took place in Potiskum, Yobe yesterday evening. No casualties have been recorded, yet. ALERT: Bomb Blast in a Mosque in Potsikum this evening. Details Later #DefenceNewsNow — DEFENCE HQ NIGERIA (@DefenceInfoNG) July 29, 2014  …

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Three Ecowas Staff & Nigerian Ambassador Amongst The 59 Persons In Contact With Ebola Virus

An isolation ward has been designated for case management. According to Vanguard, the Lagos State Government disclosed, yesterday, that the Nigerian Ambassador to Liberia, Chigozie Obi Nnadozie, three staff of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, and 55 others had contact with the victim of Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, Patrick Sawyer, who died…

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Nigerian Gold Medalist, Chika Amalaha Suspended From The Commonwealth Games After Testing Positive For Drugs

This isn’t good… According to Daily Mail, the future of weightlifting as a core sport in the Commonwealth Games programme has again been thrown into doubt after Nigerian 53kg gold medalist Chika Amalaha tested positive for drugs. The 16-year-old Nigerian has been provisionally suspended pending the results of a ‘B’ sample after traces of diuretics…

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