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2015 World Asthma Day: GSK Partners with ENOF on Asthma Control

2015 World Asthma Day: GSK Partners with ENOF on Asthma Control

As part of activities to mark this year’s World Asthma Day, themed “You Can Control Your Asthma”, GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Nigeria Ltd, a leading research-based pharmaceutical company, recently lent its support to the Elias Nelson Oyedokun Foundation, (ENOF) in raising awareness about the disease and how it can be controlled. Speaking at a symposium to mark

Ex-Militants Chide Critics, Advise Buhari Should Sustain Amnesty Programme

Former Niger Delta militants have called on the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, and the leadership of the All Progressives Congress to ignore calls by some mischief makers to scrap the Presidential Amnesty Programme. The ex-militants, under the aegis of Leadership, Peace and Cultural Development Initiative, said this in apparent reaction to calls by prominent businessman in

MultiChoice objects to reduction in DStv subscription

A Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed May 21, 2015 to rule on an application filed in objection to the suit seeking to restrain Multichoice Nigeria Limited from increasing subscription fees on the Digital Satellite television being operated by it. Two Lagos-based legal practitioners,  Osasuyi Adebayo and Oluyinka Oyeniji, had filed the class action

Court okays extradition of ex-NSPMC MD to UK for trial

Justice E. S. Chukwu of the Federal High Court, Abuja on Monday ordered the extradition of Ehidiamhem Okoyomon, a former Managing Director and Chief Executive of the Nigeria Security, Printing and Minting Company to the United Kingdom for trial. Okoyomon is wanted in the United Kingdom over his alleged role in the bribery scandal involving

Dr (Mrs) Ngozi Olejeme: An example of a selfless leader

As Nigerians we must be cautious of what we say of our leaders, especially now that we are in a transition mood. I have followed the diatribe against Dr (Mrs) Ngozi Olejeme, Chairman of NSITF on some social media platforms and feel greatly disturbed. This is totally unacceptable and uncharitable to say the least. This