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SON Hires Law Firm to Prosecute Chinese

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) is committed to the diligent prosecution of two Chinese Nationals under trial for the importation of a huge consignment of substandard and stuffed tyres into Nigeria in 2017. This indication became apparent at the resumed hearing of the matter on September 26, 2018 at the Federal High Court Ikoyi, Lagos before Justice C.M. A. […]

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Headlines

Ghost Writer Causing ‘Sleepless Nights’ for Yobe Community

Chairman of Gulani Local Government Council in Yobe, Alhaji Babayo Hassan, says the activities of a suspected ‘ghost writer’ is causing his people ‘sleepless nights’. Hassan told newsmen in Damaturu on Friday that the writer, using the name ‘Ahmed Bulama Gulani’, had been publishing libelous articles in the social media, maligning public officers and politicians in the state. According to […]

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NNPC Embarks on Multibillion Healthcare Venture to Curtail Medical Tourism

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has teed-off a major national healthcare intervention project designed to halt medical tourism to foreign destinations through the provision of state-of-the-art hospitals and diagnostic centres across the country. Details of the medical venture plans published in the Q3 2018 Edition of the NNPC Magazine indicated that the corporation has set a five-year gestation period […]

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Headlines

Man dies of cancer initially mistaken for HAY FEVER by doctors

Aaron Winstanley’s wife Saraya from Barton in Lincolnshire shared the tragic news that her childhood sweetheart’s brave battle with the disease is over A man whose rare and terminal cancer was initially diagnosed as hay fever has tragically died. Aaron Winstanley was diagnosed with alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma in August 2016 after he developed sinus and congestion problems. The wind turbine technician […]

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Sports

What Ferguson told friends about United crises

United crashed top a 3-1 defeat against West Ham on Saturday as pressure intensified on Jose Mourinho Sir Alex Ferguson has told friends he is “worried” that the Manchester United he transformed into serial winners are in danger of becoming a circus act. Under strict disciplinarian Fergie, United not only won 13 Premier League titles and two Champions League gongs, […]

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Earthquake in Indonesia as dead bodies increase to 832

More bodies are likely to be found as rescuers check collapsed buildings and remote communities The death toll from a massive earthquake and 500mph tsunami on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi has doubled to 832. There are fears that thousands of people were killed in the disaster that is feared to have wiped out entire villages. Many victims were found […]

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Seychelles

Chinese doctor in Seychelles writes book to help medical community with diagnoses

A Chinese doctor working in Seychelles as a radiologist has gifted the Ministry of Health a medical book comprising imaging data of patient cases for teaching purpose. Sun Zhanguo — author of the book ‘Seychelles Radiation Cases-Image Analysis and Diagnosis Essentials’ — told SNA that the absence of imaging data on common ailments in Seychelles has hampered the ability of […]

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Automobiles

From October, cars to have pedestrian safety features

Around 1.5 lakh people are killed in road accidents every year in the country, nearly 60% of them are pedestrians. Starting October, all new cars will have pedestrian safety features, including new design of the bonnet, to reduce impact on pedestrians during accidents. “By next month, all new cars will have pedestrian safety feature, including new design of the bonnet, […]

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Automobiles

Tata Motors introduces design & technology of SUV Harrier

This new SUV sport the IMPACT 2.0 Design language and also offers ‘Optimal Modular Efficient Global Advanced’ Architecture, which is developed on Land Rover’s D8 Architecture. New Delhi: Tata Motors on Monday unveiled the design and technology of its upcoming maiden SUV Tata Harrier for the first time in India. According to the company release, this new SUV sport the […]