By Ikenna Uwadileke Abuja – The Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has congratulated Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu on his swearing in as the sixth democratically elected Governor of Ondo State. In a letter issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Turaki Hassan, the speaker described the new governor as “a learned…

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The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, said yesterday that the country would require $1 billion annually to reverse medical tourism. He also said N11.7 billion had been set in 2017 proposed budget for revitalisation of seven tertiary health institutions in the country. Adewole, who spokes at the commissioning of the permanent secretariat of West […]

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Photo: Paul Haring of Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY – Senator Tim Kaine met with Pope Francis after attending a general audience with him on Wednesday. Kaine and the Pope discussed the Holy See’s work to address the global refugee and migrant crisis, according to the senator’s office. “As the Pope stated so clearly yesterday,…

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Joseph Sohm / Shutterstock.com The Trump administration has moved, aggressively, to limit immigration, both legal and undocumented. Trump has made it clear his administration’s goal will be to remove the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants from the country. But that may cost the economy trillions of dollars. A working paper from the National Bureau of…

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Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, names Adeyinka Asekun as a new non-career ambassadorial nominee, it was gathered. Asekun, a banker will join the list of 46 non-career ambassadorial nominees who will be screened by the Senate. Senate President Bukola Saraki while addressing lawmakers, on Tuesday, announced the fresh addition to the list of nominee […]

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