The Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) in December 2015 carried out the first successful Bone Bridge Surgery in West Africa as well as successful Cochlear Implant surgeries on three deaf patients without the support of foreign doctors, the State Government said on Tuesday.
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has nominated the immediate past Chief Judge of the State, Justice Ayotunde Philips as replacement for the retired Chairman of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), Justice Fatai Adeyinka.
As a mark of honour and respect for the Oba of Benin who recently transited to immortality, the Edo State Government has declared a 5-day public holiday with effect from Tuesday, May 3, 2016 to mourn the revered Royal Father.
MANY Nigerians have unnerved views that the education industry is supposed to be one of the biggest industries in the country. If the successive governments have harnessed the industry very well, it stands to earn the country billions of naira per annum.
VICTOR OGUNJE, ADO EKITI
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has said the All Progressive Congress ( APC) should forget winning again in 2019, boasting that
hisl party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), will win and form the government at the federal level in 2019 because the ruling APC has failed to meet the yearnings and aspirations of Nigerians.
The World Bank looks set to release more information on the spending of recovered loot by late General Sani Abacha as “it has referred portion of appeal by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) to the Bank Archives Unit for processing for public access.”
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday urged religious leaders to intercede fervently for the country in bringing about greater economic prosperity, just as he tasked political leaders to prioritize the welfare of the masses.
BY AHMED MARI, MAIDUGURI
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Gabriel Olonisakin, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt General Tukur Buratai and Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar were in Maiduguri to fine tune the on-going Operation tagged “Operation Crack Down” in Sambiza Forest, the stronghold of Boko Haram terrorists.
The Crown Prince of Benin Kingdom, His Royal Highness (Amb) Eheneden Erediauwa has described the transition of the Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Oba Erediauwa as emotional for him as he was very close to his father.
The mosquito-borne Zika virus may be even more dangerous than previously thought, scientists in Brazil say.
They told the BBC that Zika could be behind more damaging neurological conditions, affecting the babies of up to a fifth of infected pregnant women.