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NCDC activates four more testing labs

A third-year student of Federal University of Oye-Ekiti, Faderera Oloyede, has been found dead in a room in the Koko area of Iree community in Boripe Local Government of Osun State. The room was said to be that of the 21-year-old’s boyfriend, Maliki Ayo, a student of Osun State Polytechnic, …

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PDP to meet Thursday on Obaseki

The leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) will meet Thursday on the fate of Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki, who is seeking its ticket to re-contest. Sources in the main opposition party said last night that the meeting will consider the reports from the various leaders of the party …

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SARS kills seven police robbery suspects in Delta

Confusion hit the police in Bayelsa and Delta states following the killing of seven policemen in Ughelli, Delta State allegedly involved in armed robbery. It was gathered that a police sergeant attached to the Bayelsa State command’s armoury was also arrested and transfered to police headquarters, Abuja for allegedly supplying …

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Hydroxychloroquine has no impact on COVID-19, says WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has stopped its Solidarity Trial arm that researches into the use of Hydroxychloroquine to effectively treat patients with COVID-19. It said that several studies have indicated that Hydroxychloroquine (an anti-malaria drug) has no impact whatsoever on the virus, and does not result in the reduction …

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Teenager dies due to birth complication

A 19-YEAR-OLD, Lilian Benedict, has died after being delivered of a set of triplets in Yola  South council of Adamawa State. Mrs Josephine Geoffrey, Assistant Director, Nursing Services, Yola Specialist Hospital told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday that the teenager died on Sunday. Geoffrey said she died as …

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