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Abuja (NAN) - The Minister of Science and Technology, Abdu Bulama, said on Tuesday in Abuja that Nigeria would design, fabricate, test and launch its indigenous satellite by ...
 
China-made Detection Reagent Of Ebola Virus Is Going To Be Exported To Africa
Ibadan (NAN) Many states across the South West Zone are putting in place new strategies to contain any outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease in order to meet Monday’s resumption date announced by the Federal Government. In Oyo State, the Commissioner for Education, Solomon Olaniyonu, said ...
PDP LOGO BellaNaija
Abuja (NAN) The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday fixed Nov. 29 and Dec. 6 for its Governorship and Presidential Primaries respectively, ahead of the 2015 general elections. This, was announced by Olisa Metuh, the party's National Publicity Secretary, in Abuja. The party spokesman ...
Kayode-Akanni BellaNaija
Kayode Akanni,  a 25-year-old man, has been arrested by Ogun state police for allegedly raping a 3-year-old girl Police Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi, disclosed the incident via a statement yesterday, Vanguard reports. Adejobi stated that the parents of the girl contacted the ...
oritsejafor - el-rufai
This week it was discovered that Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor’s private jet was used to transport $9.3 million by two Nigerians and an Israeli from Abuja to South Africa. This money was found seized by the South African government, and the Nigerian government is currently conducting diplomatic ...
World Leaders Gather For Nuclear Security Summit 2014
Abuja (NAN) - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors' Forum on Wednesday endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan as sole candidate of the party ahead of its Dec. 6 presidential primaries for 2015 general elections. This was part of decisions reached at the forum's meeting in Abuja ahead ...
Synagogue Collapse BellaNaija
Following the collapse of a building at TB Joshua's Synagogue Church of all Nations, which claimed the lives of over 67 people, the church's authorities have released an official statement on the matter, stating that the tragedy occurred because of an attack. The statement, which was was ...
Rwanda Senate President BellaNaija
Kigali (dpa/NAN) - The President of the Rwandan Senate, Jean-Damascene Ntawukuriryayo, resigned on Wednesday after he was accused of incompetence. He was succeeded by his deputy, Bernard Makuza. Ntawukuriryayo cited personal reasons for the decision to stand down. He resigned after ...
Arrested BellaNaija
Enugu (NAN) - The Nigeria Immigration Service, Enugu State Command, says it has nabbed one Koffi Hassan, a Sierra Leonean, who specializes in trafficking women out of Nigeria for prostitution. The Immigration Comptroller, Bashir Ismail, disclosed this on Wednesday in an interview with NAN in ...
Liberia Battles Spreading Ebola Epidemic
The Rivers Commissioner for Health, Sampson Parker, on Wednesday said there were 340 Ebola Virus disease (EVD) cases under surveillance in the state. Parker made the remark in Port Harcourt during a sensitization workshop at Ogu, in Ogu/Bolo local government area. He said the state ...
lot of money in a suitcase
The federal government is reportedly defending the seized $9.3 million cash transported to South Africa from Abuja by two Nigerians and an Israeli via a business jet. According to allAfrica.com the Nigerian government is currently conducting diplomatic discussions with South African ...
Keston
Keston Okoro, a member of the Delta State House of Assembly was reportedly sent out of the Assembly floor yesterday for being "indecently dressed." A speaker of the house Peter Onwunsanya reportedly gave the order, Leadership reports. He insisted that Okoro should not be re-admitted into the ...
Boko Haram Threatens to Kill School Girls Bella Naija
An explosion has occurred at Federal College of Education in Kano. Vanguard reports that gunmen also fired shots sporadically on the college campus. Armed security personnel were reportedly heading to the college. We will bring you additional details as they become available. Update: The ...
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China-made Detection Reagent Of Ebola Virus Is Going To Be Exported To Africa
In the midst of the Ebola outbreak, several individuals have claimed to have the panacea for the disease.  Kolanut, salt, Ewedu, and other food items have been rumoured to cure Ebola. The National  Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has vowed to crack down on people ...
Synagogue Collapse BellaNaija
President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma has revealed that 67 South Africans have been confirmed dead as a result of the Synagogue Church building collapse. Zuma revealed this via a statement. Here are excerpts: I am greatly saddened to announce that 67 South Africans died and scores of ...
Military-court
Authorities in the Nigerian military have retired Major General Ahmadu Mohammed, the commander who was attacked by his own soldiers in May. You will recall that yesterday, a court-martial in Abuja sentenced 12 of the soldiers involved in the incident to death by firing squad for ...
"The Place Beyond The Pines" Premiere - 2012 Toronto International Film Festival
It's a girl for Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes. The Hollywood couple who shielded their pregnancy from the public glare have confirmed that Eva gave birth to a baby girl on Friday 12th September 2014. This is the first child for both Eva and Ryan. Congrats! Bet the baby is super cute.
Goodluck Jonathan Bella Naija
Abuja (NAN) - President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday defended the Sept. 22 school resumption date, saying there was currently no case of the disease in the country to warrant extension of the holiday. Jonathan spoke to State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, when he ...
half naked chorister
We've seen this photo making the rounds on social media today, but we're finding it so hard to believe it's real! Allegedly a half naked gospel singer by the name of Only 1 Harmony wore this to perform at a Riverside Church in New York. The text and photo were posted on Facebook by an ...
LASU BellaNaija
Lagos, Sept.16, 2014 (NAN) A professor of Sports Psychology, Ademola Onifade, of the Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, on Tuesday died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja. Onifade, who had been receiving treatment at LASUTH, after he slumped at his FESTAC ...

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