Over 1,000 Persons Sue Johnson & Johnson Company

…Alleges Talc In Johnson’s Baby Powder Causes Ovarian Cancer More than 1,000 people are suing Johnson & Johnson Co. and Imerys Talc America, alleging that the producers of baby powder failed to warn them of the product’s connection to ovarian cancer, reports Bloomberg Business week. The lawsuits draw from 20 studies that have found long-term […]

2016 Budget Will Be Thoroughly Reviewed Before I Assent To It—- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that he would review thoroughly the 2016 Appropriation Bill passed by the National Assembly (NASS) before giving his assent. Buhari said that the review of the budget would be made Ministry by Ministry to ascertain if there were strange inputs different from its original contents when he submitted it. However, […]

World Bank Allocates $800m To Rebuild North East

The World Bank has set aside $800 million to support the rebuilding of infrastructure destroyed in the North East region of Nigeria by the Boko Haram the activities. UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator, Ms Fatma Samoura, disclosed on Thursday in Maiduguri during a courtesy visit to the Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima. Samoura, who […]

Honeywell Floors Ecobank At Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal, Lagos has dismissed the exparte order earlier granted against Honeywell Flour Mills Plc. in favour of Ecobank. Justice Mohammed Yunusa of the Federal High Court, Lagos had granted an exparte order in favour of Ecobank against Honeywell on the 4th of December, 2015. Honeywell thereafter proceeded to the Court of Appeal […]

UN Declares Ebola Public Health Emergency Over

  The United Nations World Health Organisation (WHO) today said West Africa’s Ebola outbreak no longer constitutes an international public health threat, declaring that the 20-month global emergency response is over but stressing that a “high level of vigilance” must be maintained. The Emergency Committee convened by WHO Director-General Margaret Chan concluded at its ninth […]

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Breaking Pictures: Nigerian Army Discovers Weapons And Ammunition In Coffin

Wonders Shall Never End .Nigerian Army Discovered in a Casket; Cache of  Weapons and Ammunition. The dare devil suspects were intercepted on their way to Ondo from Lagos. Below the bus conveying the casket and the ‘supposed mourners or relations of the ‘Deceased’

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Breaking News: Abducted Army Col. Found Dead In Kaduna

The Nigerian Army said that it has founded dead Colonel Samaila Inusa who was kidnapped on Sunday, March 27, 2016, by unknown gunmen. The Acting Army Spokesman, Colonel Sani Usman confirmed the Colonel’s death in a statement. Nigerian Army has announced with regrets “that Colonel Samaila Inusa who was kidnapped on Sunday 27th March 2016, […]

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NDLEA Discovers First Heroin Letter In Lagos In 2016

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has discovered a letter laden with heroin in Lagos. According to the anti narcotic agency the letter which was sent from Bengaluru, India, on Express Mail Service (EMS) was addressed to Mr Yunusa Amusan, 33, in Mushin, Lagos. Upon interception by the NDLEA, about 480 grammes of powdery […]

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Army Colonel Abducted

Gunmen at the weekend abducted a top army officer Col. Samaila Inusa on the highway in a commando style in Kaduna. The gunmen suspected to be kidnappers whisked away the officer who was riding in his Mercedes-Benz car around Kamazo, along Kaduna Refinery Road, in Chikun local government area of Kaduna State. He was with […]

Anti Social Media Bill: Court Directs NGOs To Put NASS ‘On Notice

‘ A Federal High Court in Lagos has directed that the National Assembly be “put on notice” before the court would consider an application seeking to restrain both the Senate and House of Representatives from passing the Frivolous Petitions (Prohibition, Etc) Bill, otherwise known as the Anti-Social Media Bill. Justice Mojisola Olatoregun-Ishola gave the directive […]