9-Day Old Baby and Mother killed in Ondo State

9-Day Old Baby and Mother killed in Ondo State

Mourning ensued amongst the residents of Aiyedun Quarters, in Akure South Local Council of Ondo State, following the tragic incident of the death of a nine-day-old baby and her 30-year-old mother. The mother, identified as Bose Sanusi who christened her baby on Tuesday, December 12, 2023, was in her house – a one-bedroom detached bungalow … Read more

Stepmother to be Prosecuted over Alleged Assault

Stepmother to be Prosecuted over Alleged Assault

Following the suspected assault of a 12-year-old stepdaughter, the Zamfara State Government will prosecute the stepmother in Tsafe Local Government Area (LGA). The State Commissioner for Women Affairs, Children, and Social Development, Dr Nafisa Maradun, made this known when she visited the victim in Tsafe on Wednesday, December 13, 2023. The Commissioner said the woman, … Read more

Unions Commend FG Over IPPIS Action

Unions Commend FG Over IPPIS Action

Recall that the Federal Government of Nigeria, yesterday, Wednesday, December 13, 2023, exempted Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Education, and other tertiary institutions from the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS). This is coming after a long-term clamour for exemption by the members of institutions as they laid claims that the system is not favourable … Read more

NAFDAC’s Control Lab Gets Pre-qualification Approval

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The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has announced her pre-qualification approval for the Yaba laboratory, Lagos State, as a Central Drug Control Laboratory. The Director-General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, disclosed this at a news conference in Abuja on Thursday, December 14, 2023. Dr. Adeyeye informed that the World Health … Read more

18 Students Hospitalised Over Food Poisoning In Osun State

18 Students Hospitalised Over Food Poisoning In Osun State

18 students of St. James Primary School B, Osogbo, Osun State, have been reported to have been hospitalized after taking a mid-day meal served to them under the free school feeding programme of the State Government. The Osun State Government has begun investigations into this case of food poisoning while directing that further meal preparation … Read more

JUST IN: A 6-Story Building Partly Collapses in New York

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…no immediate reports of injuries were made after part of the 46-unit building came apart on Monday afternoon, City authorities said. A part of a six-story building in the Morris Heights neighbourhood of the Bronx, New York, USA collapsed on Monday afternoon, December 11, 2023.  There were no immediate reports of injuries, the Fire Department … Read more