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UNICEF: Measles outbreak kills 13 children in Borno

Kayode Idowu, Maiduguri A measles outbreak has killed 13 children in Borno State, the United Nations Children’s Fund has revealed. A statement by Eva Hinds, a Communication Specialist with United Nations Children’s Fund said the Nigeria 2017 Demographic Health Survey, revealed that only 65 per cent of eligible Nigerian children receive their

President Buhari receives Rotary Polio Champion award.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday received Rotary Polio Champion Award. The award was presented to him by the Rotary International President, Barry Rassin at the presidential villa in Abuja. According to a statement signed by the Special Adviser to the President Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the prestigious Polio Champion Award was given

Presidential candidates have begun to show off their physical fitness levels to citizens.

Ahead of 2019 presidential elections, aspirants have been showing off their physical fitness for the nation’s top job. It started with the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress showing off President Muhammadu Buhari’s physical fitness on Tuesday after he reportedly walked 800 metres from the mosque to his home in Daura. Following

Aides say Demi Lovato is awake and recovering.

A representative for American pop sensation Demi Lovato says she is awake and recovering with her family. The pop singer was reportedly hospitalised on Tuesday for an overdose of substance believed to be heroin. “Demi is awake and with her family who want to express thanks to everyone for the love, prayers

Artiste Demi Lovato was hospitalised due to a heroin overdose.

Demi Lovato was rushed to the hospital for Heroin overdose, a media report. According to the report, law enforcement sources of the Los Angeles Police state that the unconscious 25-year-old was administered Narcan, an emergency drug for “narcotic overdose”. The Los Angeles police say that they received a call around 11:40 am