HEPIQ-C PROJECT: UK Based Pat Willis Eco Ltd To Partner FG on Health & Social Care Program For Senior Citizens

UK based Pat Willis Eco Ltd orgarnisation, which specializes in health and social systems solutions is set to collaborate, share and support its best available knowledge in its Elder’s Health and Social Care Services with the newly introduced Nigerian Government HEPIQ-PROJECT health care delivery system aimed at bringing medical succour to its aging population estimated to be about 18 million. It is estimated that thousands of the elderly die every year from chronic diseases that can be prevented or controlled to achieve healthy and productive lives. The HEPIQ-PROJECT is aimed…

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LOGJAM: Motorists happy as LASTMA, others clear Iponri Bus Stop of articulated vehicles

With the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority clearing Iponri Bust Stop on Funso Williams Avenue, Lagos of the indiscriminately parked articulated vehicles impounded by traffic management agencies, motorists on the route say they are now relieved of the daily gridlock on the road.The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Police, LASTMA and other agencies had turned Iponri Bus Stop in Surulere, Lagos into a junkyard for vehicles they impound, which created severe problems for motorists and commuters.Tokunbo Oladele, a driver plying Costain-Lawanson route, told NAN that he was happy…

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NO MORE AUTOMATIC CITIZENSHIP FOR CHILDREN OF NON-CITIZENS BORN IN US -TRUMP

The administration of President Donald Trump administration has cancelled automatic citizenship for the children of some US service members and US government employees living abroad. In the same vein, the policy has also cancelled automatic citizenship for children of non-citizens born in the United States. Under the new citizenship policy which will be effective from October 29 as announced on Wednesday August 28, US citizens who gave birth to their children abroad are expected to apply for U.S. citizenship ahead of the child’s 18th birthday. Previously, their children would be…

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Court remands herdsman for alleged killing of farmer

By Agencies A Minna Magistrates’ Court on Friday, ordered that a herdsman, Bello, be remanded in prison custody for allegedly killing a farmer, pending legal advice. Magistrate Mariam Kings declined to take his plea on the grounds that the court lacked jurisdiction to hear the matter. Kings directed the police to forward the case file to the State Director of Public Prosecution for legal advice. She adjourned the matter until September 26 for further mention. Earlier, the Prosecution Counsel, Insp. Aliyu Yakubu, in the charge sheet, charged Bello with three…

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Truck with 123 men, 48 bikes intercepted by Lagos taskforce

Lagos State Environment Sanitation and Special Offenses Taskforce on Friday intercepted a truck laden with 48 motorcycles and 123 men coming from Jigawa State. The truck was seized, following a tip off by members of the public who raised security concern about the manner with which the occupants of the truck conducted themselves. After the interception, the truck and its occupants were moved to the office of the Taskforce in Oshodi for interrogation. Chairman of Lagos State Taskforce, Mr Yinka Egbeyemi, said the trailer was accosted in the wee hours…

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