Lagos, Nigeria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Ebola One year after: '93 Days', new film immortalises Dr. AdadevohRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Vanguard

    It is a compelling human story of dedication, sacrifice, resilience and survival. The movie demonstrates the bravery of the late Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh and her colleagues from their encounter with the late American-Liberian, Patrick Sawyer who was the index case of the Ebola Virus Disease to ensuring that the right medical procedures were in place to stop the spread of the disease in the country.

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  2. The Nigerian Building A $300 Million Smart Mall In Aba CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Forbes.com

    I previously worked as a reporter for Business Daily, Kenya's largest business newspaper. Now I travel across Africa, helping FORBES track the richest people on the continent and telling their stories.

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  3. Ebola needed better coordinated Canadian responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Crofs Blogs

    ... WHO from September to December 2014, then January through May 2015. She started as a field epidemiologist in Lagos, Nigeria and then Port Loko District in Sierra Leone -the district with the highest number of cases in the world at that time ...

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  4. Winner of 2015 ABC Discovers: Digital Talent Competition AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Following a two week nationwide search that garnered submissions from actors across the United States, Samuel Adegoke has been named the 2015 winner of the ABC Discovers: Digital Talent Competition, it was announced today by Keli Lee, Executive Vice President Casting and Talent, ABC Entertainment. Adegoke, who was born in Lagos, Nigeria and now resides in Los Angeles, will receive a one-year $25,000 talent deal with ABC and a spot in the 2015 New York or Los Angeles ABC Discovers: Talent Showcase.

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  5. MTN migrates WiMAX to LTE in LagosRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Nigeria has launched its new broadband service 'MTN HyNetLTE' across the city of Lagos, following the upgrade of its WiMAX network to increase efficiency and customer experience. Local news source Vanguard reports that the new service will soon be expanded to other parts of the country that are currently covered by its 'MTN HyNet' WiMAX network.

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  6. Nigeria: The War On Street Trading in LagosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | AllAfrica.com

    Last week the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, revisited the 2010 environmental law that prohibits street trading and begging when he directed the State's Task Force on Environmental Sanitation and other Special Offences, to carry out full enforcement of the law in the metropolis. In a statement signed by the Secretary to the State government, Mr Tunji Bello, he noted that not only did the traders constitute environmental nuisance, but posed security threat to citizens.

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  7. True life story: (93 Days) Film on Ebola by Steve GukazRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | PR Log

    What happens when the most lethal and contagious disease known to man arrives in a megacity of over 20 million people? PRLog - July 21, 2015 - IKOYI, Nigeria -- 93 Days is a movie centred on the true-life story of men and women who risked their lives and made sacrifices to save us all from the consequences of the outbreak of the highly dreaded Ebola Virus Disease. It is a compelling human story of dedication, sacrifice, resilience and survival.

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  8. Nigeria: Nigeria's Hope for Oil Price Recovery Dims As Iran ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | AllAfrica.com

    NIGERIA'S hope for an immediate recovery in the global price of crude oil may not be achievable in the foreseeable future, as a result of the return of Iran to oil export, after reaching a historic agreement with six global powers on its nuclear programme that would pave way for the lifting of the western sanction on its country. This development would further negatively impact Nigeria's revenue, which has been at its lowest ebb since global oil prices began to fall in July 2014.

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  9. Nigeria: Don't Listen to Obama On Gay Issues, Group Urges BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Project for Human Development , a Civil Society Organisation, on Sunday urged President Mohammadu Buhari not to listen to the US government on issues of Gay rights, so as to protect the laws and values of Nigeria. The call was made at a rally in Lagos, against the backdrop of Buhari's visit to the US on Monday.

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  10. Nigeria: Lafarge Africa Launches Successful Completion of U.S. $40 Billion MergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Following the successful completion of the merger between Lafarge Group of France and Swiss company Holcim, the new group will now work towards creating the highest performing company in the building materials industry.

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  11. Na only Fulani waka comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Vanguard

    By Yinka Odumakin I HAVE no issue with Senator Rabiu Kwakwanso keeping his Almajiris so he could mobilise millions of herded voters at will,all I insist is that he should not run education from Abuja and churn out policies that would almajarise my own toddlers. Hillary, do you still remember our 1986 protest on the ABU crisis over the extra-judicial murder of Farida Mustapha and others? We emptied out of our campus and hit the streets of Ife in anger against the state that gave the guns to to the police who killed our schoolmates.

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  12. ABC Announces Winner Of Its 2015 Digital Talent CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Deadline

    And the winner is After a two-week nationwide search that garnered more than 7,000 submissions, Samuel Adegoke was named the winner of the third annual ABC Discovers: Digital Talent Competition. Adegoke, who was born in Lagos, Nigeria, and now lives in Los Angeles, will receive a one-year, $25,000 talent deal with ABC and a spot in the 2015 New York or Los Angeles ABC Discovers: Talent Showcase.

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  13. After Ebola, Nigeria can defeat polioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Vanguard

    T his month - July - was a very auspicious month for Nigeria in 2014. Two health related occurrences took place in that month.

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  14. FRSC to impound trucks, prosecute drivers over unlatched containersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Vanguard

    The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has warned that it will soon start impounding articulated vehicles and prosecuting truck drivers over improper container-laden articulated vehicles on Nigerian roads. FRSC Zonal Commander, Zone Two, comprising Lagos and Ogun states, Mr. Eseobung Akpabio, stated this at a meeting with members of Association of Maritime Truck Ownmers, AMARTO at his Ojodu office recently.

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  15. Ap Photos: Muslims across the world celebrate Eid al-FitrRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... a selfie portrait before Eid al-Fitr prayer, marking the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, July 17, 2015. Photo: Sunday Alamba, AP A Muslim family plays in the Mediterranean Sea during the first day of the ...

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  16. One Year After: What is your Ebola story?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Vanguard

    One year ago today, July 20, the late Liberian-American, Patrick Sawyer, imported the Ebola virus into Nigeria, setting off a chain reaction of unprecedented magnitude in the annals of the nation's history. Following the encounter with the index case, healthcare personnel at First Consultants Hospital, Lagos, including the late Dr. Ameyo Adadevoh, and the late were among the first Nigerians to contract the deadly virus.

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  17. Investment opportunities abound in Akwa Ibom - BasseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Vanguard

    Bassey James is the Chancellor, Akpabiosm Centre for Leadership. He is also the founder of Southern Youths Development Forum and was a member of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan's presidential campaign committee.

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  18. Don't listen to Obama on gay issues, Group urges BuhariRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Vanguard

    Project for Human Development , a Civil Society Organisation, on Sunday urged President Mohammadu Buhari not to listen to the US government on issues of Gay rights, so as to protect the laws and values of Nigeria. The call was made at a rally in Lagos, against the backdrop of Buhari's visit to the US on Monday.

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  19. SEC to hold 2nd Quarter CMC meeting on July 28Read the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Vanguard

    The Securities and Exchange Commission said it would hold the second quarter Capital Market Committee meeting in Lagos on July 28. It recalled that the 10-year master plan for the Nigerian capital market which was expected to refocus the market and help double its size over time and grow the economy was unveiled in November 2014. According to the statement, the Director General of SEC, Mr Mournir Gwarzo has assured his commitment toward ensuring the implementation of the 10-year Capital Market Master Plan.

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  20. Buhari Visit to Reset the Bilateral RelationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | CFR.org

    U.S Secretary of State John Kerry sits beside Nigeria's former military ruler and opposition party All Progressives Congress presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari at the U.S. consulate house in Lagos January 25, 2015. Kerry was in Nigeria to urge its rival political camps to respect the outcome of a Feb. 14 presidential election.

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