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FDA approves Gilead cancer gene therapy; price set at $373,000

By Toni Clarke and Bill Berkrot ...

Architects want more high-rise buildings in Lagos

Architects have said that for the city of Lagos to undergo a rapid and dynamic transformation, there is a need to rethink real estate...

Rio Olympics 2016: Kenyan coach sent home after posing as athlete

A Kenyan athletics coach has been sent home from Rio after allegedly posing as an athlete and giving a urine sample. Kenya said sprint coach...

2016 Budget: Nigeria House of Assembly to pass Budget by Feb....

NIGERIA National Assembly is expected to pass the 2016 Appropriation Bill on February 25. The House of Representatives also said on Wednesday that the...

Boko Haram: ‘we have 2 million Nigerians in IDPs camps’

An estimated two million Nigerians displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency are living in Internally Displaced Persons’ (IDPS) camps in six NorthEast States, the...

Nigeria’s Fowler elected 1st Vice Chairman of UN Committee of Experts...

Nigeria's Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Mr. Tunde Fowler, has been elected as 1st Vice Chairman of United Nations Committee of Experts on...

Zimbabwe bans fruit, vegetable imports as forex crunch deepens

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe has banned imports of fruit and...

Paris wants to regulate Asian bike-share operators

By Geert De Clercq ...

Magnitude 5.4 quake rumbles southern Mexico, no reports of damage

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A 5.4 magnitude quake struck southern...

Madagascar plague appears to have spread to Seychelles – WHO

GENEVA (Reuters) - A probable case of plague in the...

Vampire scare prompts UN pullout from southern Malawi

LILONGWE (Reuters) - The United Nations said on Monday it...

More than 700,000 apply for a 500 FIRS jobs

The Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Mr. Tunde Fowler, said that the organisation received more than 700,000 applications from the recent job advertisement it...

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