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Ebola: Nigeria approves use of experimental drug

The National Health Research Ethics Committee of Nigeria has approved the use of an experimental Ebola drug, Zmapp, for treatment of patients infected with the virus. The committee, which comprises research scientists, is a national body under the Federal Ministry of Health. The…

Ebola: WHO endorses use of experimental drugs

By Doyin Ojosipe with agency report   A 12-member ethics panel convened by the United Nations health agency Tuesday reached “unanimous consensus” that it is ethical to treat Ebola patients with experimental drugs to counter the largest, most severe and…

ASUU rejects Confab, advocates socialist state for Nigeria

  By Tobias Lengnan Dapam with agency report   The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has declared that the on-going National Conference cannot solve the nation’s problems. President of the Union, Dr. Nasir Isa, said what the nation needs…

Ebola: NAFDAC approves submission of drugs, recipes for verification

The National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has approved that all medical practitioners and other Nigerians who have developed solutions for the treatment of the dreaded Ebola virus can submit them to the agency for verification. NAFDAC…

Pastor Enenche charges Nigerian men to be Godly, responsible

The Senior Pastor of the Dunami’s International Gospel Centre, Abuja, Dr Paul Enenche has charged Nigerian men to live responsible life’s and put their families on the path of Godliness in order to secure heavens response to the myriad of…

Osun Guber: Omisore rejects results, heads to tribunal

Osun Guber: Omisore rejects results, heads to tribunal .Election free and fair – PDP, Jonathan .People’s will has prevailed – Aregbesola Lawrence Olaoye and Ayodele Samuel, Osogbo The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun state yesterday said it would challenge the…

Osun election: President Jonathan Congratulates Aregbesola

Osun election: President Jonathan Congratulates Aregbesola   President Jonathan has congratulated the winner of the Osun state governorship election held on Saturday, Governor Rauf Aregbesola on his victory. The President also commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and National…

Osun: INEC declares Aregbesola winner

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Rauf Aregbesola, as winner of the governorship election held on Saturday in Osun State. Aregbesola polled a total of 203,090 votes, winning the highest…

Nigeria’s Health Minister declares Ebola a national emergency

Ebola a national emergency – Health minister.FG impose restrictions on repatriation of corpses By Umar Muhammad Puma Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu has declared the Ebola outbreak as a national emergency, saying that the whole world could be at…

Lagos: Ebola victim’s doctor infected

By Doyin Ojosipe,Abuja and Suleiman Idris, Lagos Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu has revealed the infection of the doctor, who attended to the first Liberian Ebola victim, Patrick Sawyer, while 8, who came in contact with the victim are under quarantine.…