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May 24, 2018 4:00 PM JOHESU strike: You would be held accountable for any life lost – A’Ibom govt tells striking health workers

Akwa Ibom government has warned striking workers under the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) that they will give account of every life lost during the period of the strike. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Dominic Ukpong, made the position of the government known while talking to newsmen in Uyo on Thursday. Ukpong said health workers in the state have no genuine 23

May 23, 2018 3:22 PM Rainstorm destroys schools, hospitals, houses in EnuguThe Sun News

Rainstorm, on Wednesday, wreaked havoc at Ezima Ogboku, Ugbonabor and Ugbo-Okpala communities in Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State destroying residential buildings, hospitals and schools worth millions of Naira. The Daily Sun who visited the hill communities, on Wednesday, reported that the incident left the people now seeking shelter in neighbouring 19

May 22, 2018 3:15 PM 3 dead, policemen, several injured as youths, Police clash in BayelsaThe Sun News

The crisis rocking Amassoma, host community of Niger Delta University (NDU) and late former governor Diepreye Alamieyeseigha community, got to its head, on Tuesday, as policemen and some youths clashed leading to three people being feared dead. Investigations indicated that some policemen and several people mainly youths and women, protesting the re-opening 23

May 20, 2018 11:50 AM Why Buhari should abandon re-election bid – Ezeife

Chukwuemeka Ezeife, former Governor of old Anambra State, has highlighted reasons why President Muhammadu Buhari should abandon his second term bid. The elder statesman said Buhari should not seek re-election because age was no longer on his side, adding that the stress associated with the office of the President was already having negative effect on his health 21

May 19, 2018 10:33 AM Royal wedding: Meghan Markle's father rejects surgery in Mexican hospitalThe Sun News

Meghan Markle’s father was diagnosed with heart problems in Mexico but refused to undergo surgery, the health ministry in Baja California state, where he lives, said Thursday. Thomas Markle, who has already confirmed he will not attend his daughter’s wedding to Britain’s Prince Harry on Saturday, went to Rosarito’s Hospital de Playas early in the morning 20

May 18, 2018 10:01 AM Ebola cases in Congo jumps to 14The Sun News

The number of confirmed Ebola cases in Congo has risen from three to 14, according to the Central African country’s Health Ministry. “In total since the start of the epidemic, there have been 45 cases of hemorrhagic fever, including 10 suspected cases, 21 probable cases, and 14 confirmed cases,” the ministry said in a statement on Friday. The ministry 24

May 6, 2018 2:47 PM Cristiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney send strong messages to Alex Ferguson

Real Madrid star, Cristiano Ronaldo and Everton striker, Wayne Rooney have sent get well soon message to former Manchester United boss, Sir Alex Ferguson after the Scot had emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage. A statement from United on Saturday evening said: “The procedure has gone very well but he needs a period of intensive care to optimise 25

May 3, 2018 2:34 PM Military Plane Crashes In Georgia

According to a tweet by the Chatham County Emergency Management Agency says the Air National Guard C-130 cargo plane crashed Wednesday at the intersection of two roads near an airport in Savannah, Georgia. The Savannah Morning News reports the plane was from the Air National Guard 165th Airlift Wing. It crashed around 11:30 a.m. A photo tweeted by the Savannah 22

May 2, 2018 11:34 AM FG Orders Improved Security Deployment To Markets

The Federal Government has ordered security agencies to beef up security in Mubi, Adamawa State and its environs. They were directed to give special attention to markets and places of worship. The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu Akande, disclosed this in a statement made available to journalists on Tuesday 23

April 26, 2018 10:59 AM Turkey uses state of emergency to ‘shrink’ opposition, says Amnesty

Turkey needs to stop using its ongoing state of emergency as justification for locking up human rights activists, journalists and civil society leaders, Amnesty International said in a report released on Thursday. Turkey has been under a state of emergency since July 20, 2016, days after members of the military launched an ill-fated coup. Since then, according 25