About 40 persons have been placed under close watch after having contact with a patient recently killed by Lassa fever, the Nigerian Medical Association has said.
Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba state has called on the Muhammadu Sanusi II, Muhammadu Sanusi II, to use his position to foster peace among farmers and herders rather than “raise unnecessary alarm capable of causing disaffection”.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has suspended its employee, Philomena Chieshe, over claims the sum of N36 million was swallowed by a snake in it’s office in Makurdi, Benue State.
Men of the Nigerian Police Force are currently stationed at the headquarters of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in Abuja, as workers continue to protest the reinstatement of the Executive Secretary, Usman Yusuf.
Magnus Abe, senator representing Rivers South-East Senatorial District, has told lawmakers from the state to put the interest of Rivers first ahead of anything else. Abe said this on Saturday during a victory thanksgiving by federal and state lawmakers elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State. In a statement signed by Parry Saroh Benson, spokesperson to the senator, Abe stated that the people of Rivers State have a common destiny and heritage. "Now is the time to put the…