FIVE out of nine survivors of the dreaded Ebola Virus Diseases, EVD, yesterday, met with Lagos State governor, Babatunde Fashola, and some members of the State’s Executive Council, SEC, where they recounted their experiences. They include Dennis Akagha, husband of late Justina, a nurse at First Consultant Hospital, Dr Fadipe Akinniyi, Dr. Ibeawuchi Morris, Dr. Adaowa Igowoh and Kelechi Enemuo, wife of late Dr. Iyke Samuel Enemuo, who died of EVD in Port Harcourt. Three of the survivors who are staff of First Consultant Hospital, contracted the virus from the index case, late Patrick Sawyer, the Liberian who brought in … read more
NIGERIAN soldiers, on Wednesday, proved their ability to contain the insurgency in the North East when they moved against the Boko Haram sect, killing about 60 of their members during repeated attempts to enter Konduga, about 70 kilometres to Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. In a statement, the military said “the icing on the cake of Nigerian troop’s victory of the day was capture of a high ranking terrorists’ leader who was seriously wounded and is currently being treated in a military medical facility.” Meanwhile, the blast that happened at the Federal College of Education, Kano has been described … read more
President Jonathan and the new service chiefs STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE PRESIDENT JONATHAN APPROVES CHANGES IN MILITARY HIGH COMMAND President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has in the exercise of the powers conferred on him by the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria approved the following changes in the nation’s Military High Command: Air Marshal Alex Badeh takes over from Admiral Ola Sa’ad Ibrahim as Chief of Defence Staff; Major-General Kenneth Tobiah Jacob Minimah takes over from Lt.-General Azubike O. Ihejirika as Chief of Army Staff; Rear Admiral Usman O. Jibrin takes over from Vice Admiral Dele Joseph Ezeoba as Chief … read more
What if for real this is how cpr is being administered? Time is very crucial when an unconscious person is not breathing. Permanent brain damage begins after only 4 minutes without oxygen, and death can occur as soon as 4 – 6 minutes later.
Circuit Court Orders Arrest of a Former ordered the arrest of Hammat Montia, the Winner of the 2006 Miss Malaika Beauty Pageant for failing to appear.Ms Montia, who is a business woman has been charged with stealing. She has been accused of stealing an unregistered Highlander Toyota 2008 model belonging to a Versa Keskinen, a Finnish national.The matter was called upon the court, but Ms Montia was not in court. The Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) C. K Abadamlora asked the court for a bench warrant for Ms Montia. GNA
He died Thursday nite at the age of 95 years old. Some would call him a freedom fighter, , moral compass, statesman and South Africa’s Icon of the struggle against the racial oppression. After 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, lead his country out of many decades of aparthe He hade a message that was about forgiveness, not vengeance, he also inspired the world to forgive the white government that imprisoned him, and also to end segeration. When he was freed from prison in 1990 he had this to say”As I walked out the door toward the gate that would … read more
There are at least nine inmates dead and 22 injured after Tuesday nights brawl among prisoners in Luanda Central Prison (CCL) . According to a spokesman for the Prison Service, three of the 22 injured were in serious condition. The two of the prisoners had received treatment in the Neves Bendinha hospital and another prisoner had been transferred to theCentralMilitaryHospital. The spokesman also added that seven of the nine killed have already been identified. According to a source, the incident (brawl) took place when a group of inmates allegedly set fire to some mattresses, which produced smoke, and then was … read more
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Woah! I have to admit Africa we have come a long way. This is great news for all those that are homosexual, especially in South Africa where it is now legal for you to get married. Just last week Zama Madi (Bride) and Sally Mavundla’s (Groom) celebrated their wedding in Soweto with family and friends. One family member said “you guys imposed this kind of life to us, so we ask you to uphold it and be an example to many.” here are the rest of the pictures We wish you all the best guys!!!
In this exclusive interview with Golden Icons, we got to see another side of Nadia Buari. Contrary to what we see or hear about her, Nadia comes across as very down-to-earth, soft-spoken and just a pleasant diva. During this interview, she spoke about her career, attractions, and a rumor that “got to her”, as she expressed that it did get to her because it affected others that were around her including companies with whom she had worked.