Edo promises intervention in gully erosion-ridden communities

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State said the state government would soon carry out intervention work in three gully erosion-prone communities of Iguosa, Evbuotubu and Erhumwunse.within the Benin metropolis. Obaseki gave the assurance in a statement by Mr Crusoe Osagie, his Special Adviser on Media and Communication, which was made available to the More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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UN, partners support Nigeria’s response to flooding

The UN has announced that it is supporting the Nigerian Government-led rapid assessment and response to the flooding disaster in the country, in collaboration with its humanitarian partners. The UN spokesperson, More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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How to identify artificially ripened fruits, by Nutritionist

Grace Olasumbo, a Nutritionist, has advised Nigerians to be wary of fruits and vegetables that do not have uniform colours, especially when they appear with yellow and green patches. Olasumbo gave the advice in More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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ERA/FoEN unveil tobacco Control Act Pictorial

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna, Abuja As part of efforts to sensitise Nigerians on the National Tobacco Control Act, the Federal Ministry of Health and the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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Hydrological service agency advises Nigerians on flooding

The Nigerian Hydrological Service Agency (NIHSA) has advised Nigerians to be ready to prevent and manage flood incidents as the country is now in the peak of rainy season. NIHSA gave the advice in a statement in More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Pandemonium as Davido sworn-in at Lagos NYSC camp

Pandemonium as Davido sworn-in at Lagos NYSC camp Ace musician, David Adeleke (Davido), was among 2152 Batch “B”, Stream 2 corps members sworn-in at the Lagos State NYSC Orientation Camp, Ipaja on Thursday. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Dwayne Johnson to Play Hawaiian King in Epic From Robert Zemeckis

Dwayne Johnson will play the Hawaiian king Kamehameha I in Warner Bros.’ epic The King. Robert Zemeckis will direct from a script by Braveheart writer Randall Wallace for New Line, which worked with Johnson on More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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How late Jackson’s children honour him at 60th birthday

Michael Jackson will forever be remembered as one of the century’s greatest entertainers, and in honor of what would have been his 60th birthday, the King of Pop’s family, friends and big-name fans came together More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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KCCN introduces Buchaechum in Nigeria to mark cultural day

By IkechukwuOkaforadi The Korean Cultural Center in Nigeria (KCCN), a department of the Embassy of Republic of Korea, yesterday held an exhibition of Buchaechum, which is a Korean hand fan, to mark the country’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Oranges fruit: Eating just ONE a day reduces people’s risk of blindness by 60% due to the citrus’ high antioxidant levels, study finds

By Alexandra Thompson Senior Eating just one orange a day could prevent a common cause of blindness, new research suggests. Snacking on the popular citrus fruit reduces people’s risk of developing age-related More...