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    World Alcohol Responsible For One In 20 Deaths Worldwide – WHO – Channels Television

    Alcohol kills three million people worldwide each year more than AIDS, violence and road accidents combined, the World Health Organization said Friday, adding that men are particularly at risk. The UN health agency’s latest report on alcohol and health pointed out that alcohol causes more than...
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    Business Nigeria, 4 Other African Countries Ban 'Dirty Fuels' From Europe

    Nigeria and four other countries in West Africa have decided to stop importing "dirty fuels" from Europe, the UN Environment Programme says. A recent report obtained by BBC revealed that European companies were exploiting weak regulations in West Africa to export fuels with high levels of...
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    Vacancies: World Health Organization - National Surveillance Officer - Nigeria

    OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME : The objective of the EPI programme is to support national authorities to provide high quality immunization services that will contribute to (a) the reduction of mortality, morbidity and disability from vaccine preventable diseases through the optimum use of...
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    Metro Nigeria: Transporters Set To Increase Fares By 70%

    Some private inter-state transporters have said that fares might be increased by as much as 70%, in order to improve operational efficiency and meet up with the technological demands of doing business in the road transport sector. Especially if the current downward economic trend continues...
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    Metro WHO Releases Statement Over Wild Polio Virus in Borno

    After more than two years without wild poliovirus in Nigeria, the federal government confirmed yesterday that 2 children have been paralyzed by the disease in the northern Borno state. As an immediate priority, the Government of Nigeria is collaborating with the World Health Organization and...
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    World World's First Zika Virus Vaccine Now Ready - India Scientists

    Scientists in India are claiming they have developed a vaccine for the Zika virus, Mirror UK reports. The virus, which the World Health Organisation claims has explosive pandemic potential, affects pregnant women and their babies. A global health emergency has been declared by the World Health...
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    World [LIST] 9 Key Facts About How Ebola Ravaged West African Countries

    The World Health Organisation on Thursday announced an end to the latest flare-up of the Ebola virus in Liberia, West Africa. This is a milestone that marks the first time since the epidemic began in 2013 that there have been no known cases of the disease in 42 days. Here are 9 facts about...
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