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Governor Rotimi Amaechi Apportions N300 Million To Combat Ebola Outbreak

Rivers State Governor, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has said that his administration has released over N300m to fight the Ebola virus. Amaechi disclosed this on Tuesday when the Country Director of the World Health Organisation (WHO) in Nigeria, Mr. Rui Vaz, paid him a courtesy visit at the Government House in Port Harcourt. The governor also…

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Olusegun Obasanjo, Graca Machel, Akon & Others, Sign For Action Against Ebola

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo; wife of the late Nelson Mandela, Graca Machel and popular singer Akon were among 51 signatories of an open citizens’ call to action against Ebola. In an open letter, former heads of state as well as leaders from civil society and business called for more solidarity and a more coordinated approach to…

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ISIS Beheads Second American Journalist, Threaten To Kill A British Hostage Next

Islamic militants released a video on Tuesday that purported to show the beheading of a second captive American journalist, Steven Joel Sotloff, which ended with a chilling warning that a British hostage would be the next to die. In a video, entitled ‘A Second Message to America’, a masked man is shown carrying out the…

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Deola Sagoe & CLAN To Showcase At The 2014 Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York!

Renowned Fashion designer DeolaSagoe and daughters Teni, Tiwa, and Aba Sagoe designers for CLAN will be showcasing their new season collection at the 2014 Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York on Wednesday 10th September. Deola Sagoe will be showcasing a collection tagged “A Midsummers Night Dream Spring/Summer 2015 by Deola” Deola’s pieces stand out with her strong signature designs,…

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Lisa Folawiyo To Showcase Her Spring/Summer 2015 Collection At The New York Fashion Week

Nigerian designer Lisa Folawiyo will present her Spring/Summer 2015 collection in New York City with an intimate show at Ladurée SoHo on September 6th for press and buyers. Lisa Folawiyo The Lagos-based designer, recently rebranded the global line from Jewel by Lisa to her namesake, Lisa Folawiyo, in an effort to greater align the brand name…

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Joan Rivers Being Brought Out Of Medically Induced Coma, Family Members Consider Suing Clinic

Joan Rivers is slowly being brought out of a coma. The Fashion Police host suffered a heart attack during throat surgery on Thursday and was put into a medically-induced coma. The 81-year-old is gradually being brought round after spending the weekend on life support. Once the process is complete, doctors will assess the severity of…

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