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Ex-Nasarawa Gov. Aliyu Akwe-Doma dies in Israel hospital

The immediate past governor of Nasarawa State, Aliyu Akwe-Doma, has died, a family source confirmed to Premium Times. According to his nephew Ahmed Bako, Akwe-Doma died on Tuesday evening after a brief illness at a foreign hospital in Israel, Reports say, sympathisers have already gathered at Akwe-Doma’s house in Orozo, …

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Nasarawa records three suspected Lassa Fever cases

The Medical Director of Federal Medical Centre, FMC, Keffi, Nasarawa State, says the hospital is currently handling three cases of suspected Lassa fever. Joshua-Ndom told the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Keffi on Thursday that the hospital had taken the patients’ blood samples for test to ascertain whether or …

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Monkeypox outbreak affecting sale of bush meat – Official

The outbreak of monkeypox has affected the sale of ‘bush meat’ in the country, a farmer has said. The President of Grass Cutters Farmers Association of Nigeria, GRAFAN, Chinedu Eluwa, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Sunday that people have become cautious of what they eat, especially …

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Nasarawa reports suspected case of monkeypox

Nasarawa reports suspected case of monkeypox

The Nasarawa State Commissioner for Health said on Friday that only one suspected case of monkeypox had been recorded in the state. The commissioner made this known while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lafia. Mr. Iya said that the blood sample of the suspect had been sent …

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Boko Haram: Open Letter to Borno People

Boko Haram: Open Letter to Borno People

“Fear a tumult which will affect those who caused it as well as the innocent ones…” Quran Chapter Anfal 8:25 I have deliberately quoted the above verse from the Quran, the Holy Book of Islam since the majority of Borno People are Muslims without ignoring the fact that there are …

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People living with disabilities pray for Buhari’s quick recovery

People living with disabilities pray for Buhari’s quick recovery

The Joint National Association of Persons with Disability (JONAPWD) in Nasarawa State on Thursday, prayed for recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Association, which consists of the blind, deaf, crippled, lepers among others, held the “special prayer session’’ in Lafia. Chairman of the association in the state, Mr Innocent Ladan, …

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Leave devil alone, Cleric warns Nigerians

Pastor Ben Andrew, Senior Pastor, Living Faith Church in Lafia, Nasarawa state has advised Nigerians to stop blaming the devil for their failures in life and difficulty to success. The cleric gave the advice in a Thanksgiving Sunday sermon in Lafia, entitled “Heritage of success” “If you fail, you caused, …

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