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Jonathan summons governors, health commissioners

President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday summoned all state governors and their health commissioners for a meeting on Wednesday in Abuja to fashion out ways of curbing spread of the Ebola Virus disease. The President spoke at the second Interfaith Dialogue held in Abuja. The programme was organised by the Interfaith Initiative for Peace. He cautioned Nigerians against celebrating burials, stressing ... Read More »

T.B Joshua Sends Annointing Water to Sierra Leone!!!!

As panic over the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus continues to rise, Nigerian Prophet T.B. Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) has reportedly sent 4,000 bottles of his ‘anointing water’ to Sierra Leone to help the country in its fight against the deadly virus. Prophet T.B. Joshua He also gave $50,000 to victims of the disease ... Read More »

Arsenal Start Season With Man City Rout

Goals from Santi Cazorla, Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud gave Arsenal claim the Community Shield with a convincing 3-0 win over Premier League champions Manchester City. Cazorla opened the scoring with a well-taken finish in the first half which comfortably beat Caballero, before Ramsey doubled the lead before-half time. City rallied for a brief spell after the break following the introduction ... Read More »

Osun election: PDP rejects result

PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has rejected the result of Osun state gubernatorial election won by Governor Rauf Aregbesola alleging fraudulent activities. The party agent at the collation of results Mr. Bola Ajao refused to endorse the summary sheets which indicates acceptance of the results. Ajao said his party had already forwarded to INEC a cocktail of its griviances against ... Read More »

Aregbesola Triumphs Again

It’s official, incumbent Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, will spend another 4 years in the State House as he beat his closest counterpart and PDP candidate Senator Iyiola Omisore in the polls yesterday. Aregbesola won in 24 local government areas of the 30 local government areas in the state to maintain a clear lead with a total of 394,684 ... Read More »

Salted water therapy kills two

Two people have lost their lives in Jos, Plateau State as a result of the use of the salted water therapy to neutralise the effects of the Ebola virus. 20 other users are also being hospitalised. The two victims were said to have died due to the effects of heavy salt intake. The salt provoked the rise of their high ... Read More »

Aregbesola vs Omisore: Who Does The Cap Fit???

With the Osun State governorship elections just hours away, anybody in a neutral point of view would acknowledge the fact that this is indeed a clash of lords. Both candidates seem qualified enough to hold the post of the Governor since the two men are supported by the political juggernauts PDP and APC but as a means to leave no ... Read More »

APC Raises Alarm Over PDP Rigging Plans

Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Osun State, the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state has uncovered a ‘secret’ document on how the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) allegedly intends to rig the election. The National Chairman of the APC, Chief John Oyegun in a statement on Thursday said the document, marked boldly as ‘CONFIDENTIAL’, a copy of which is ... Read More »

Ebola Outbreak:Liberia Apologizes

The Liberian Government on Thursday apologised to Nigeria over the importation of the deadly Ebola Virus   by a Liberian-born American, Patrick Sawyer. Sawyer arrived Lagos on July 20 from Lome but died five days after he was admitted into a hospital in Obalende when he showed Ebola virus symptons. The Liberian-born American came into contact with 59 people in both ... Read More »

Group drums support for Ikuforiji’s guber ambition

A socio-political organisation under the aegis of ‘Lagosians for Change’ has thrown its weight behind the governorship ambition of Speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, Adeyemi Ikuforiji. The group said Ikuforiji’s political experience and record as the longest serving Speaker in the history of Lagos State places him on a “higher pedestal above other aspirants that have indicated interest ... Read More »