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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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Beyonce Shops For A New, Separate Apartment Without Jay Z

Beyoncé may already have one foot out the door — she’s been secretly shopping for new digs without her husband, Jay Z. The ‘booty-ful’ belter, according to The Post looked at a $21.5 million Chelsea penthouse early last month — weeks after a videotaped elevator-smackdown involving Bey’s sister, Solange Knowles, and Jay, and amid growing rumors…

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Commonwealth Games: “This Silver Is More Precious Than Gold” – Obioma Okoli On Winning With Injuries

Obioma’s die-hard, resilient spirit pushed her into competing… and ‘winning’. With her precious silver medal dangling on her chest, she beams her toothpaste smile as she acknowledged banters from her colleagues. “I’ve never felt this good in my career”, Obioma Okoli winner of Nigeria’s silver medal in Weightlifting at the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow…

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Nigerian Athlete, Blessing Okagbare Wins Gold In Women’s 100M Race At The Commonwealth Games

Bringing home the Gold… Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare sensationally became the Commonwealth Games champion last night when she ran 10.85 seconds to beat the pack that included Jamaican duo of Veronica Campbell-Brown and Kerron Stewart who took the silver and bronze in 11.03 and 11.07 respectively, reports Vanguard. On the stands cheering was Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan…

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