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WHO says time for Europe to prepare defence

European countries should start preparing now to protect their populations against the Zika virus, which has never been transmitted in Europe but could spread with the onset of spring and summer, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday. “Now is the time for countries to prepare themselves to reduce the risk to their populations,” WHO’s […]

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‘Ex-president, Babangida made corruption attractive,’ Braithwaite says

Human rights activist, Dr Tunji Braithwaite has said that former president, Olusegun Obasanjo and ex-military ruler, Ibrahim Babangida made corruption attractive to state governors in the country. Braithwaite’s comments come after Obasanjo accused some governors of living like emperors at the expense of the masses. “Obasanjo is not saying anything original because when he assumed […]

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House speaker begs workers to suspend strike

The Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Ibrahim Balarabe, has appealed to Organised Labour in the state to suspend the on-going strike.Balarabe in a statement signed by his Press Secretary, Jibrin Gwamna, said dialogue is the only way their differences would be addressed. He said Nasarawa was already facing serious economic challenge adding that the […]

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Agency creates new camps in Borno

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in collaboration with Borno state Emergency Management Agency (BOSEMA) has started moving the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPS) to new camps set up in Ngala, Marte, Bama and Mafa Local Government of Borno state.Pulse gathered that it is part of efforts to depopulate the growing population of Internally Displaced Persons […]