Friday, 22nd September 2023


23 Aug
Police in Bauchi have arrested a 24-year-old woman, Furera Abubakar, for allegedly killing a four-day-old baby with insecticide in Ningi Local Council of Bauchi State.
31 May 2022
The National Malaria and Vector Control Division of the Department of Public Health, Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) has confirmed the efficacy of Aragon insecticide through a pilot
21 Apr 2019
As World Malaria Day comes up on Thursday April 25, Nigerians have been advised to protect themselves against mosquito bites by using insecticide...
23 Mar 2017
The Lagos State police command has arrested three brothers at Alagbado area of Lagos for applying insecticide on bags of beans meant to be sold to the public. The suspects, who were paraded yesterday, said they learnt the practice from their suppliers in Maiduguri, Borno State.


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The ‘resource curse’ theory is self-evident in the local pharmaceutical industry. For each of the drugs imported into the country is at least 50 per cent of potential active ingredients idling somewhere close-by – untapped
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• U.S. places 18 states on Do Not Travel alert • Tinubu woos investors, urges Nigerians abroad to return home • World can ignore Nigeria at own peril, Tinubu tells UN chief Two days after the United States Deputy Treasury Secretary, Wally Adeyemo visited Nigeria as part of U.S. efforts to strengthen economic ties between both countries and…
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.Rejects verdict, says democracy under threat New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) has blames its presidential candidate in the 2023 polls, Rabiu Kwankwaso, for the loss of Kano State Governor, Yusuf Abba, at the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal. The party alleged that Kwankwaso sold NNPP to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for a ministerial slot…
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Economic activities in Kano were paralysed, yesterday, as residents complied with the movement restriction order by the state government. Kano State government, on Wednesday evening, imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew between Wednesday and Thursday in the wake of tension that greeted the ruling of the governorship election petition tribunal. The tribunal nullified the election of Governor Abba…
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Acting Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC), Bashir Adeniyi, has declared that era of accidental shooting of innocent people among men and officers of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) is over. He also hinted that Customs under his watch would not allow any element to sabotage the country’s economic through smuggling of contrabands into country. The CGC stated…