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Tobacco Control Initiative

Nigeria’s minister of state for Heath, Olorunnimbe Mamaro, has said the government increased tax on Cigarettes from 20 to 30 percent in June to dissauole Nigerians from tobacco consumption. The minister disclosed this in Abuja on Tuesday while delivering his remark at the launch of the Tobacco control Data for …

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Health Minister Update

Health Minister Osagie Ehanire has said that the federal government is committed to improving the well-being of women, children, adolescents and the elderly in Nigeria. Ehanire made this known in Abuja at the first Bi-Annual meeting on the Reproductive maternal New-born child Adolescent and elderly Health plus Nutrition. Ehanire said …

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EDSG advise citizens on waste disposal

Edo state Commissioner Environment and sustainability, Engineer Jonathan Lawani has advised residents of the state to desist from indiscriminate dumping of refuse. Engineer Lawani gave this advice while commenting on measures being put in place by the Ministry of Environment and sustainability to tackle the trend. Justin Egbon reports.

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10 YEARS AFTER LAW PROHIBITING FGM, TRADITIONAL CIRCUMCISERS STILL PRACTICE IT IN EDO

10 YEARS AFTER LAW PROHIBITING FGM, TRADITIONAL CIRCUMCISERS STILL PRACTICE IT IN EDO BY FLORA BOSSEY Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is a subject that has gained international attention both from state and non- state actors over the years. Earlier definitions of FGM sees it as female circumcision, however Female Genital …

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AT EARLY HOUR TODAY IN BENIN CITY, GODSTIME NURSING & MATERNITY HOSPITAL & HOUSE WAS BURNT DOWN BY A DECEASED RELATIVES.

On June 16th 2016 At The Early Hour Of The Day, A Cause Of Attack Was Reported To The Nigeria Police Force, Etete Division, Sapele Road, Benin City, By One Good Nigeria Mr. Etinosa Osa, During The Course Of Our Investigation One Dr. Evans Eghosasere Oniaghinor Was Said To Have …

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Buhari mourns Ogbemudia

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday extended his condolences to the Ogbemudia family as well as the government and people of Edo State on the death of a former‎ governor of the defunct Midwest region and old Bendel State, Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia. President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday extended his condolences to the Ogbemudia family …

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