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27 May
French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi and Britain's GSK announced Thursday the start of final tests of their belated Covid vaccine as they race to add their jab to the world's arsenal against the pandemic.
5 Mar 2020
A consortium of philanthropic, non-profit and private sector organisations have launched a collaboration that aims to accelerate the development of novel “pan-TB” drug regimens
29 Dec 2019
The President of God’s Kingdom Society (GKS) the Church of the Living God, Brother Godwin Ifeacho has said those indulging in fraudulent acts, deceit and oppression would certainly not get away with it, as continued impunity leads to disaster. In an address delivered at the Last and Great Day of the Christian Feast of Tabernacles, held recently at…
6 Aug 2019
The marketing communications industry is now in a season of convergence. Functions of other sectors of the economy are mixing up with its, increasingly blurring, if not blotting out the borderlines completely. It also means that only a professional with incredible ability to multitask and still recognise unique similarities and differences of the converging industries could hold and sustain the fortunes of the sector.
16 Jun 2019
The President of God’s Kingdom Society (GKS) the Church of the Living God, Brother Godwin Ifeacho has enjoined Church leaders not to over-reach themselves, when carrying out their duties as ministers of the gospel. At the dedication service of GKS Ubogo Branch Service Hall, last Sunday in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State, the…
11 Oct 2018
A leading healthcare firm, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Pharmaceutical Nigeria Plc., has partnered with the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria...
28 May 2018
Shareholders of GlaxoSmithKline Consumer (GSK) Nigeria Plc have endorsed the company’s special dividend of N8.49 billion translating to N7.10 per share and a final dividend of N478 million, culminating to 40 kobo per 50 kobo share for the 2017 financial year.   The shareholders, who spoke at the 47th yearly general meeting of the company,…
15 Mar 2018
Glaxosmithkline Consumer Nigeria Plc has announced the appointment of Bhushan Akshikar as the new Managing Director of the company effective March 20, 2018, following the resignation of its Managing Director, Dayanand Thandalam Sriram. Dayanand Thandalam Sriram took charge at GSK Consumer four years ago during which he oversaw the successful divestment of the GSK drinks…
9 Feb 2018
Leading drug maker, GSK Pharmaceuticals Limited, and the Paediatric Association of Nigeria (PAN) have struck a partnership geared at broadening access to medication by the African child.
17 Oct 2017
Following price gains recorded by major blue chip stocks, transactions on the floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange ( NSE) continued in an upbeat yesterday, resulting to a further rise in market capitalisation by N43 billion.
27 Feb 2017
I was at the recent 14th CVL annual lectures/international leadership forum where Professor Collier, Director, Centre for Africa Economies, Oxford University, was keynote speaker.
20 May 2016
Although the series of reports from global health organisations about the declining state of malaria cases and deaths may be cheery news, the revelation that Nigeria accounts ...


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The German parliament elected Olaf Scholz as chancellor on Wednesday, turning the page on 16 years with Angela Merkel at the helm as a new centre-left-led coalition takes the wheel of Europe's top economy.
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The Omicron variant appears to be no worse than other coronavirus strains, top scientists from the WHO and the United States told AFP while cautioning that more research is needed to judge its severity.
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Armed gunmen ambushed a vehicle of 21 passengers traveling from Sabon Birni Local Government Area in Sokoto State on Monday. Some of the passengers including children who were traveling from the town of Sabon Birni to the town of Isa near the Nigerian border with Niger were then burnt to death. Police spokesperson Sanusi Abubakar…
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China's Twitter-like social media platform Weibo fell during its debut on the Hong Kong stock exchange Wednesday as investors remain wary of tech during Beijing's crackdown on the sector.
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Baskets upon baskets of luscious-looking tomato seeds gathered from the farms. 70 youths who were part of the Oyo Hub of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Agrihub Nigeria, launched in August 2021, were excited as they harvested their crops. “We are almost finished with this cycle of harvest,” a delighted Waheed Oni, Agrihub…