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Major Study Debunks Myth That Moderate Drinking Can Be Healthy

Blood pressure and stroke risk rise steadily the more alcohol people drink, and previous claims that one or two drinks a day might protect against stroke are not true, according ...

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Ebola Still Rampant, Prof Iwu Alerts Nigerians

…lauds Jonathan, Fashola for funding Ebola research Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Maurice Iwu, Thursday in Abuja, lauded the role played by Dr. Goodluck Jonathan ...

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World Cancer Day: Pink Oak Salutes Donors, Urges More Government Funding For Cancer Control In Nigeria

As the global health community commemorates the World Cancer Day today, The Pink Oak Cancer Trust salutes corporate organisations and individuals who donate their hard-earned resources to cancer foundations in support of ...

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18 Million People Develop Cancer Yearly

Over 18 million people develop cancer yearly worldwide. Out of this number, 9.6 million people die from the scourge annually. This is contained in a statement issued to mark the ...

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R.Kelly Broke, Arrested For Failing To Pay Child Support

R&B superstar R. Kelly appears broke. His lawyers suggested so after he was taken into custody Wednesday for failing to pay child support, just weeks after he was detained on ...

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Fela, Saro-Wiwa, Achebe: what Nigeria’s icons have said about its politics

Fela Kuti’s Mr Follow Follow is the b-side of his album, Zombie. YouTube Uche Onyebadi, Texas Christian University Nigeria, Africa’s most populous nation and arguably its largest economy, is in ...

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Nigeria is punching below its weight despite massive soft power capacity

French president Emmanuel Macron with Nollywood artists during a live show in Lagos, Nigeria. EPA-EFE/Ludovic Marin Oluwaseun Tella, University of Johannesburg The increasing use of soft power in foreign policy ...

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Oyi In Anambra Celebrates Cultural Day 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The council headquarters of Oyi local government area of Anambra state recently witnessed the maiden edition of Oyi Cultural Day Celebration as Ogbunike, Nteje, Umunya, Awkuzu and ...

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Sports News

BREAKING: Liverpool Qualify For Champions League Semis, Spurs Stop Man City

Liverpool have qualified for the Champions League semi-final. The team defeated Porto on Wednesday by 4-1. Spurs stop Man City Meanwhile, Manchester City’s bid for an unprecedented quadruple of trophies ...

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Ambode Receives UEFA Champions League Trophy In Lagos

Lauds Okocha, Puyol’s Contributions To Football Development Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday received the UEFA Champions League Trophy alongside its Ambassador and former captain of Barcelona FC ...

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Ronaldo Fails To Save Juventus, Ajax Through To Semi-Finals

Cristiano Ronaldo played his part to send Juventus to the semi-final of the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday, but his efforts were just not enough as Ajax triumphed in Turin ...

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Messi, Coutinho See Off Manchester United

Lionel Messi pounced on two Manchester United mistakes to score twice and end their hopes of another Camp Nou comeback as Barcelona breezed into the Champions League semi-finals on Tuesday. ...

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