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Doctors’ Sack: Medical Consultants warn of “consequences” for specialist units

The medical consultants association criticises suspension of resident doctors.

Atiku welcomes APC’s modified primaries for Adamawa, other polls

The former Vice President also appeals to PDP leaders to avoid playing up sentiments to polarize Adamawa people


Ebola: Ogun shifts schools’ resumption

The postponement is part of measures to curb the spread of the Ebola disease.

Orji lambasts Okorocha, says APC dead in Abia

The two south east governors have pitted against each other over 2015

British America Tobacco urges anti-tobacco NGOs to fund alternative smoking products

BAT responds to criticism on its efforts to sensitise enforcement agents

Road Safety Corps marshall, Boboye Oyeyemi

Ebola: FRSC distributes protective gears to personnel

The Corp Marshal also says 20, 000 affordable houses will be provided for personnel on mortgage.

Ebola: South Africa bans travellers from Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

South Africa has banned travellers from Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, the three West African nations worst-hit by Ebola outbreak. The disease, which has also spread to Nigeria, has killed at least more than 1,000 people in its worst outbreak ever. Five people have died in Nigeria after a Liberian man took the virus here. […]

Ebola: American doctor treated with Zmapp recovers, discharged from hospital

Mr. Brantly was treated with experimental drug, Zmapp.

UPDATED: Panic in Abuja over suspected bomb-laden car

Two deadly explosions had rocked the same Nyanya location in April and May this year killing more than hundred people and wounding several others.

Jonathan gives NEXIM bank boss new 5-year term

Mr Orya is credited with transforming NEXIM

U.S. donates bomb detector robots to Nigeria Police

Nigeria’s police chief says the robots will be put to good use

Ebola: Nigerian soldier tests negative

The Ministry of Health says there are no new Ebola cases in Nigeria

Nigerian government to provide quality accommodation for soldiers

The Commander, 42 Division, Engineers Brigade, described the accommodation facilities in the barracks as deplorable.

Doctors hold ‘peaceful’ meeting with Nigerian government, may suspend strike

The sacked doctors may also return to work

Civil defence corps begins bio-metric data exercise

The exercise is due to end in the first quarter of 2015.

Falana asks UK Prime Minister to facilitate referral of Israel to ICC over Gaza

UK holds the presidency of the UN Security Council for the month of August.

Updated: Ribadu, others, pick nomination forms

Mr. Ribadu says he is not in PDP for automatic ticket.

PHOTO NEWS: The Big Men of the Nigerian Military and their umbrellas

The Big Men of Nigerian Military attend security meeting in Abuja

Ebola: Why U.S. won’t give Nigeria experimental drug, Zmapp — U.S. Ambassador

Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu also explains why Nigeria was dropping another experimental drug, Nano Silver

EFCC recovers N5billion from suspected oil subsidy thieves

The EFCC says investigation and prosecution of fuel subsidy cases had not been easy but that it was resolute to bring the cases to logical conclusion

Ebola: Nigerian govt conducts animal distribution survey

Healthcare wastes combined with municipal wastes and disposed at open dumps could spread Ebola.

NLC scores Nigerian government low on democracy dividend

Labour also challenges the Federal Government to conduct free and fair election in 2015.

Chibok Girls: Activist Shehu Sani blasts northern elders over ultimatum to Jonathan

The human rights campaigner said the call by the Northern Elders Forum is “irrational”

Jonathan, PDP behind fresh move to impeach Al-Makura – APC

The APC says Nasarawa lawmakers have received at least N30 million each to sack the governor

Ogun police arrest cultists over forceful initiation of member

The police also arrests robbery suspects