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ASUU denies suspending its eight months old strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities( ASUU) has termed the news making rounds that it has suspended its eight-month-old strike in Universities, as fake and should be disregarded. Social media was agog with news on Saturday, November 21 that the academic union had suspended its strike action and will resume academic activities across the nation on […]

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Benue Health Commissioner dies three months after being sworn into office

Benue State Commissioner for Health and Human Resources, Dr Emmanuel Ikwulono is dead. The late commissioner who replaced Dr Sunday Ongbabo who had earlier resigned his appointment from the State Executive Council, died three months after being sworn in. Radio Nigeria, Harvest FM located in Makurdi reported that he died in Jos, the Plateau State capital […]

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Ugandan pastor dies five months after he was jailed for saying coronavirus is just a ‘common flu’

Controversial Ugandan pastor, Augustine Yiga who was arrested and jailed after saying that coronavirus is just a ‘common flu’ ,has died The pastor of the Revival Church in Kawaala, Kampala popularly known as Abizaayo, died on Monday, October 26, at Nsambya hospital where he was admitted after being diagnosed with liver complications. His body arrived at the […]

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Young Nigerian man murdered in the US five months after graduating

A young Nigerian man has been murdered in the US five months after graduating from Virginia Tech where he studied industrial system engineering. Alexander Nwogu, 23, had just been hired as a tech consultant with a Northern Virginia firm, Ernst and Young, before he was murdered around 1:30 a.m. at the Shell gas station in […]

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Nursing mother and her baby allegedly detained in hospital for 7 months over her inability to pay bills

A nursing mother and her baby have allegedly been detained in a hospital for 7 months since she gave birth, due to her inability to pay her hospital bills. Blessing Bassey, 27, was rushed to Mojol Hospital, Church Street, in Shasha, Egbeda, Lagos in March. She had lost consciousness on March 6 while she was […]

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American held captive in Lagos hotel for 16 months rescued

An American woman who was held in a hotel for 15 months against her wish by a Nigerian man she met on social media has been rescued by the police. Nigerian police spokesperson, Frank Mba said the retired civil servant arrived Nigeria on 13th February, 2019. The lady who is from Washington DC, was visiting […]

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Man arraigned for allegedly raping his 7-month-old daughter starting from when she was 3 months old

A 38-year-old man has been arraigned before a Makurdi Chief Magistrate court for allegedly raping his seven-month-old daughter. The father, named Mr. Simon Emeka, is alleged to have raped daughter Prosper Emeka starting from when she was only 3 months old. When the case came up in court on Friday, June 5, prosecuting police officer, […]

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Nigerian doctor dies of Lassa Fever, few months to the end of his housemanship

A Nigerian doctor identified as Dzuana Vanen Philip has reportedly died of Lassa fever, few months to the end of his housemanship. Dr Dzuana got admitted into Benue State University after several years of applying for Medicine and Surgery at other universities. He got inducted in the middle of 2019 and started his housemanship at Federal Medical […]