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File photo of Resident Doctors

Doctors launch app to reduce patient-waiting time in Nigerian hospitals

Doctors across different parts of the country are welcome to register and use the app and get paid for their services.

Picture of the environment at the National Hospital

40 Days Of JOHESU Strike: Timeline of Nigeria’s health sector crisis

“We have already crossed the Rubicon, so there is no going back,” a union leader said.

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo

We have capacity to overcome Nigeria’s challenges — Osinbajo

“The truth of the matter is that there are always challenges everywhere in every nation of the world.”

electricity lines

Retired general pulls gun on electricity officials after house disconnected – Eko Disco

Eko Disco says it will prosecuted the retired general.

Primate-Okoh

Nigerians are starving, Anglican Church leader tells Buhari

The cleric urges action to secure the lives and property of Nigerians, anywhere in the country.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

Moses ruled out of World Cup

“The nature of his injury is such that he won’t be recovering quickly enough to make the World Cup.”

Mubi on map

Mubi Cholera: 434 cases recorded, 13 deaths

An official also said most of reported cholera cases have been treated.

Children fetching water used to illustrate the story

Children’s Day: Safety of Nigerian child non-negotiable – Saraki

Mr Saraki described Children’s Day as a day for Nigerians to rededicate to the cause of children.

Nigerian Senate

13 Nigerian senators face corruption probe, trial

Over 10 per cent of Nigeria’s 109 senators are currently being investigated or standing trial for alleged corruption.

Budget Padding: Group commends court for voiding Jibrin’s suspension 

The court voided the suspension of the lawmaker by his colleagues.

President-Muhammadu-Buhari speaking

Buhari pledges support for governors wives 

“I will ask the governors to give you more time and resources…”

PDP Governors

I’ll never castigate Buhari, PDP governor vows 

The governor locked out his SSG and Chief of Staff for lateness.

Central bank of Nigeria (CBN)

CBN directs banks, BDCs to sell Forex to eligible travellers over the counter

Banks risk sanctions for failure to attend to travellers who present all relevant documents.

Nigeria Police

Nigeria Police battle kidnappers in shootout, kill one – Official

Three of the suspects were also arrested.

Francis Adedayo Faduyile

INTERVIEW: Why Nigerian doctors are leaving country to other climes – NMA President

The pathologist also speaks on the ongoing JOHESU strike and how to curb quackery in the medical profession.

President-Muhammadu-Buhari speaking

Children’s Day: We must ensure safety of Nigerian children – Buhari

“One of the cardinal objectives of this administration is the provision of quality education to our children…”

Real Madrid, Champions for 13th time [Photo: Real Madrid Twitter page]

Real Madrid beat Liverpool to win Champions League

Real Madrid are champions for a third consecutive time a second time in their history.

Lai Mohammed

Transparency International ‘frustrating’ Nigeria’s anti-graft fight – Minister

Information Minister receives the chair of the body’s international board, Delia Rubio.

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring (Photo Credit: La Liga, Twitter)

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL (LIVE UPDATES): Fast Liverpool challenges experienced Real Madrid

Will speed trump experience? Or will patient heads get the better of the fast and furious?

Bwari General Hospital

Why we couldn’t save mom of stranded Abuja triplets — Hospital

Officials at the general hospital and Bwari area council speak.

JAMB

JAMB assures of transparent system, conducts exams for 16 agencies

Mr Oloyede says the board is committed to ensuring and delivering a transparent system that works when enforced.

Minister of Transportation, Mr Chibuike Amaechi briefing State House Correspondents after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Tuesday (2/1/18)

EXCLUSIVE: Buhari terminates $195 million ‘Israeli’ security contract promoted by Amaechi

The deal, midwived by transport minister, is ending over allegations of fraud.

Deserted corridors of the National Hospital

JOHESU confirms receiving court order, but says strike continues

The union says it filed processes at the same court.

African Union [Photo: Wikipedia]

Nigeria, others renew pledge to win fight against corruption

The AU Commission declares July 11 yearly as ‘African Anti-Corruption Day’.

Olusegun Obasanjo

Inside EFCC report on corruption allegations against Obasanjo

The report responds to most of the allegations of fraud against the ex-president.