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Lagos Nightlife

Lagos is no longer Nigeria’s capital but it remains the country’s nightlife capital as well as one of Africa’s largest and fastest-growing cities. In fact, many workers in Nigeria’s capital of Abuja make regular weekend treks to enjoy the social spirit lacking in their own city. As a visitor to Lagos, you can experience some of this spirit by enjoying live music, dancing until dawn or paying tribute to a local legend at one of the city’s many hot spots. Read more…

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Medical Experts to Nigerians: Reduce Intake of Spicy Foods and Salt

Following the alarming statistics of Nigerians dying early from hypertension, a group of medical experts have advised Nigerians to reduce their intake of spicy foods and salt. According to one of the team doctors, Sofekan Babajide Ayodeji, from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), lifestyle has changed over the years. “There is something our mothers used call Iru and ogiri, it was substitute for Maggi. All those things are harmful to the health when they are used in high amount.” Read more…

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Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma Inaugurates Rufkatu Danjuma Maternity Hospital in Takum, Taraba State

Describing the maternity as a state-of-the-art, modern, sustainable and specialised mother and child facility aimed at providing enhanced maternal and prenatal healthcare services, Danjuma stressed that it would provide the needed services to Takum and its surrounding environ.
He further revealed that the project was a partnership between T. Y. Danjuma Foundation, Taraba State Government and Development Africa which would subsequently manage the facility. Read more…

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Godwin Obaseki Pledges N25m Fund for Edo State Sickle Cell Center

According to Obaseki, “government is very sympathetic to the wellbeing of the sufferers and this is why we have released N25 million intervention fund to revamp the facility. This is the first part of our intervention efforts. We will also equip the center and engage qualified hands to ensure better service delivery.” Read more…

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Nigeria’s Wedding Industry: The Inside Story

The wedding industry is considered one of the major contributors to Nigeria’s economy. It is credited for creating entire industries that didn’t exist or were previously unprofitable, such as makeup artists and luxury toilet hire companies. “You can have five million Naira ($13,869.65) at one end of the spectrum, 20 million Naira ($55,478.60) in the middle and it can even get as high as 100 million Naira ($277,393),” prominent wedding planner Funke Bucknor tells CNN. Read more…

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Persons With Disabilities Take Center Stage in Nigeria

Executive Director, CCPN, Mrs. Babafunke Fagbemi said: “We call on the government to fulfill Nigeria’s obligation both to the citizens with disabilities and the international community by signing this bill into law. By doing this, everybody wins and over 20 million Nigerians are the better for it.” Disabilities, according to experts refer to the consequence of an impairment that may be physical, sensory, mental, cognitive, emotional, developmental, or a combination of these. Read more…

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Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma Celebrates 80th Birthday

Thus as the former military chief and foremost statesman, Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma clocked 80 Saturday, there was a party to celebrate an icon whose positive influence on their lives is immeasurable. It was also used as a thanksgiving ceremony for a highly rewarding lifetime. Read more…

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After Four Miscarriages Before Welcoming Twins: Anita Okoye, Wife of Paul Okoye Reveals

Anita Okoye said: “I am so grateful to God, my family and friends for standing by me through it all, for remembering me in your prayers, for every ounce of support. God bless every single one of you. May the good Lord grant all your hearts’ desires and as you have always been available to pray, laugh, cry, dance and rejoice with me… May God’s blessings never leave you. I wish I could tag every single one of you.” Read more…

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Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje Daughter Fatima Baby Ganduje Engages With Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi Son Idris Ajimobi

The eminent visitors were received by, among other personalities, the Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, and Alhaji Ishyaku Rabiu. The Emir who accepted the Ajimobis’ proposal on behalf of the bride’s family described the union as a positive ingredient in cementing relationships across tribes and geopolitical zones and destroying stereotypes between southern and northern Nigeria. He said, “I am pleased that two leaders of this country at a time when this country is most in need of reminders that we are all Nigerians. Read more…