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Is Muhammadu Buhari On Life Support In London Hospital

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Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari is probably on life support in a London hospital, insists Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state. The governor cited return of Buhari’s wife Aisha from London. She has visited the president twice in less than three weeks in the British capital. Buhari is currently on medical leave without any mention of his returning date and presidency ...

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Nigerian Prisons Overcrowded, Poorly Maintained

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Prisons in Nigeria are in urgent need of funding to achieve major objectives and ensure greater efficiency, said Controller General of Prisons, Nigerian Prisons Service, Jafaru Ahmed. During the maiden visit of the Vice Chancellor, Covenant University, Ota, Prof. Aderemi Atayero, Admed added the prisons are inadequate compared to the global standard. He further said that high number of inmates ...

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Magufuli Criticized For Saying Pregnant Schoolgirls Should Not Go To School

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Women’s rights groups have been lately putting all the efforts to make President John Magufuli apologize and reverse his statement on expulsion of pregnant schoolgirls from educational institutions. Addressing to a rally on Monday in Chalinze town the president said as per 2002 law the pregnant schoolgirls could be asked to leave the school under offences against morality and wedlock ...

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Father’s Should Spend Quality Time With Nurturing Kids: UNICEF

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The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has come up with a new analysis report revealing fathers of today fails to play or engage in early learning activities with their kids. A statement released by UNICEF New York, Communications Specialist, Ms Georgina Thompson, to commemorate Father’s Day writes 55 percent of children in 74 countries were affected by less time spent ...

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Zambian Town Of Kabwe Is World’s Most Toxic Town; Cleaning Has Begun

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Some 100km north of Zamibian capital Lusaka is Kabwe town and it is news frequently for bad reason. It is the world’s most toxic town. Brains and other organs of people living there have been almost damaged due to mass lead poisoning. Children have also continued to be poisoned every day. Environmental health expert at New York University, Prof. Jack ...

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Wild Elephants In Dozens Raided Five Villages In Northern Tanzania

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Fear and danger is everywhere in the Monduli district as herd of wild elephants has invaded five villages on Sunday. The authorities have been informed and people are now waiting for alternative measures to be taken. The villages which are raided by about 43 elephants are Naiti, Mbuyuni, Kilimasie, Bwawani and Moita. Loserian Kimbele, Nalarami Ward Executive Officer, said fear ...

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Tanzania Launches Initiative For Refugees Protection

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Tanzania has come up with an initiative for refugees protection in a more systematic and sustainable response. East African nation’s Deputy Minister for Home Affairs, Hamadi Masauni, called the new initiative as Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework (CRRF) in Tanzania. He also appealed to the international community to offer proper support to the government in implementing the initiative and meeting requirements ...

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