New Year: Helping newborns survive first days of life

By Ese Awhotu As we celebrate the New Year 2018, having passed through the challenges of 2017 which have been described by the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, as the worst in the history of the country, safety of children especially newborns and the Internally Displaced Children have somehow taken centre stage. The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 1st, 2018
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Agony of VVF victim in Kaduna rural community

35 year- old Housewife Jummai Joseph was pregnant with her fifth child when she was rushed to the hospital to deliver the baby after spending two days at home. She had four children previously who were delivered More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, December 27th, 2017
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$24bn ‘feed Africa strategy’ and the march to stem migration

By Ese Awhotu As Nigeria and other African nations move to stem migration considered as one of the major challenges currently facing the continent, adopting a strategy to achieve this has been in the front burner. As More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, December 11th, 2017
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Allegation of drugs, equipment diversion rocks NASS Clinic

…The problem is funding , not diversion – Management By Christiana Ekpa Judging from its the name, the National Assembly Clinic conveys the impression of excellence and standardization. To someone from More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 7th, 2017
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Buhari in Kano, urges govs to emulate Ganduje

President Muhammadu Buhari waving hands to the crowd in Kano yesterday, behind him, Governor of Kano state, Abdullahi Ganduji. From Edwin Olofu and Mustapha Adamu Kano President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday called More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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PDP convention: Confusion looms over South West PDP delegates

Alhaji Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi By Lateef Ibrahim Abuja The two conflicting orders given by two divisions of the Court of Appeal have led to serious confusion over South West PDP delegates to the Saturdays planned More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Challenges in State House Clinic and ways out

By Lawrence Olaoye The State House Clinic has been in the news for negative reasons in recent past. There have been reports that patients at the Clinic are complaining for lack of drugs and equipments at the facility More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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250 Nigerians die of snakebite in Gombe, Plateau in 3 weeks-Report

Two hundred and fifty victims of snake bite have died in the last three weeks in Plateau and Gombe states, following an acute scarcity of snake anti-venom drugs in the country. The figure represents the number of More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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Alleged N2bn fraud rocks Niger Delta ministry

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi Indication emerged yesterday that a two billion naira fraud is currently rocking the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, as the officials of the ministry reportedly made away with the money which More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 29th, 2015
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Will PDP lose control of the senate?

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi. The February 14 polls will clearly mark a watershed in the political equation of the National Assembly. Already, the current permutation, particularly in the House of Representatives, has More...