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Ebola: Bush Meat Business Triumphs In Nigeria Economy

Despite the widespread news of Ebola virus 2 years ago, it is still a very rampart business in Nigeria. A bush meat vendor at Ajegunle-Ikorodu Road, a popular road side market along Ikorodu axis known for bush meat business, Mr. Aminu Badaru, said he had been experiencing high patronage. Badaru said he is now making […]

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Wilderness Experience: For 40 Days and 40 Nights, No Food – Chibok Girls

The 21 freed Chibok Girls said on Sunday in Abuja that for “one month and 10 days’’ of their abduction by the Boko Haram insurgents, they stayed without food in the bush. Ms Gloria Dame, one of the rescued girls, narrated this while giving testimony on behalf of her colleaques at a thanks giving service […]

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Nigeria Ranks 4th With The Highest Case of Tuberculosis (TB)

A new report on global burden of disease released, yesterday, by the World Health Organisation, WHO, has ranked Nigeria 4th among six countries with the highest burden of Tuberculosis, TB. The report revealed that Nigeria and five other countries including India, Indonesia, China, Pakistan and South Africa accounted for 60 percent of the total TB […]

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Over Two Million Nigerians Are Living With Cancer – AMLSN, President

The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria on Saturday said that Nigeria has over two million recorded cases of cancer with 100, 000 new cases annually. The association made this known in a communique issued by its President, Alhaji Toyosi Raheem, at the end of its 52nd Annual Scientific Conference and workshop in Jalingo. […]