Dr Ameyo Adadevoh of First Consultants Hospital, Obalende, was not the first Ebola patient discharged from the quarantine unit of the Emergency Operation Centre, EOC, at the Mainland Hospital, Lagos as was earlier reported by Vanguard yesterday. The said report has since been edited. The error is highly regretted. Kindly read our detailed report onThe post Corrigendum: Adadevoh not discharged from quarantine appeared first on Vanguard News.
Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State and the Chief of Army Staff, Lt-General Kenneth Minimah have expressed confidence in the ability of the Nigerian Armed Forces to defeat the terrorists troubling parts of the county.The post Nigeria will defeat terrorists, say Oshiomhole, Army Chief appeared first on Vanguard News.
Kenya has become the latest country to ban travellers from parts of Ebola-hit west Africa as Nigeria scrambled to stop the deadly disease spreading through the continent's most populous nation.The post Kenya bans west Africa travellers amid scramble to fight Ebola appeared first on Vanguard News.
Armed men attacked an Ebola isolation ward in the Liberian capital Monrovia overnight, prompting 29 patients to flee the facility, witnesses said Sunday.The post Armed men attack Monrovia Ebola clinic, 29 patients flee appeared first on Vanguard News.
Doctor Ameyo Adadevoh, a senior consultant, who was the first Nigerian infected with Ebola virus having treated Patrick Sawyer, the Liberian-American who brought Ebola into the country, at First Consultant Hospital, has recovered and has since been discharged from the Isolation centre in Lagos.The post Nigerian doctor recovers from Ebola disease appeared first on Vanguard News.
A member of defunct presidential advisory committee on national dialogue, Mr Tony Ipriye Uranta, has added his voice to the outcome of just concluded national conference, just as he called on National Assembly to expedite actions in ratifying the conference resolutionsThe post NNSG optimistic on Confab Resolutions appeared first on Vanguard News.
A female patient , who was infected with the deadly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) by the Liberian- American carrier, Patrick Sawyer, has made a miracle recovery and has been discharged from the Isolation centre in Lagos.The post Ebola: Female victim recovers, discharged from quarantine appeared first on Vanguard News.
Former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, is 73 years old today. In this interview to mark the occasion, Babangida, fondly called IBB, speaks on some critical issues in the country, including the continuous detention of the Chibok girls by the Islamist group, Boko Haram, the power situation in the country, the 2015 general elections, among others.The post I am satisfied with Jonathan’s efforts to rescue Chibok girlsâ€” IBB appeared first on Vanguard News.
Nigeria has trained 800 volunteers to help fight the deadly Ebola epidemic that has already claimed four lives in Africa's most populous country, a regional governor spokesman said Saturday.The post Nigeria trains 800 volunteers to fight Ebola epidemic appeared first on Vanguard News.
Louis van Gaal accepted responsibility after Manchester United crashed to a 2-1 loss at home to Swansea City on Saturday in his first Premier League game as manager.The post Van Gaal accepts blame as Man United crash appeared first on Vanguard News.
URHOBO nation was Saturday, thrown into mourning as the cold hands of death snatched the President General of the Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, General Patrick Aziza (rtd) away. He died at the age of 67.The post Aziza dies at 67 appeared first on Vanguard News.
The last may not been heard about the protracted strike embarked by the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, as the striking doctors Saturday vowed not to resume talks with the government until the government unconditionally reverse the sack of 16, 000 resident doctors nationwide.The post Sack: Doctors vow to continue strike appeared first on Vanguard News.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa said in Yola on Saturday that it would participate in the Oct. 11 governorship bye-election.The post APC will participate in Adamawa governorship bye-election appeared first on Vanguard News.
Ebola is a viral illness of which the initial symptoms can include a sudden fever, intense weakness, muscle pain and a sore throat, according to the World Health Organization, WHO.The post Why Ebola is so dangerous appeared first on Vanguard News.
Lagos State Government yesterday said planned repairs of Eko Bridge would commence next weekend, explaining however that it would not necessitate total closure but a phased partial closure at each expansion joint location.The post Repair works on Eko Bridge commences next week appeared first on Vanguard News.
WHen the Chairman, PDP Board of Trustees (BOT), Chief Tony Anenih last week announced in Calabar that President Goodluck Jonathan would contest the presidential election in 2015 on the platform of his party, many were not surprised. It was an open secret.The post 2015: The challenges of Jonathan appeared first on Vanguard News.
JUST five years ago, few believed that the alien and macabre incidence of suicide bombing was possible in Nigeria. Nigerians were known as easygoing by nature, and rated as â€œthe happiest people in the worldâ€.The post Women, kids as suicide bombers appeared first on Vanguard News.
Imo State Council of Elders has accused the Presidency and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state of masterminding security breaches and attacks on Governor Rochas Okorocha.The post Imo elders’ council accuses Presidency of masterminding attacks on Gov Okorocha appeared first on Vanguard News.
Nigerian companies are now taking advantage of the window opened through the successful issuance of Nigerian Sovereign Eurobonds, to raise long term funds, having issued a total of nine bonds to raise $30.4 billion from the International Capital Market.The post Nigerian companies issue $30bn Int’l bonds from domestic market appeared first on Vanguard News.