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To stem brain drain, Sanwo-Olu approves recruitment of clinical staff for health sector

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: Shutterstock. Approves Upgrade of Five Health Centres to General Hospitals To stem the rising tide of brain drain, Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved the recruitment of clinical staff to fill the existing vacancies in the 27 secondary healthcare facilities in the State. The recruitment is also to ensure that residents get Read More…

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It is now the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan as President, diplomats flee Kabul

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Al Jazeera, REUTERS/Stringer. In picture above: Taliban leaders inside the presidential palace [Screen grab/ Al Jazeera] “The war is over in Afghanistan. We have reached what we were seeking, the freedom of our country and the independence of our people, a spokesman for the Taliban told the television news outfit, Al Jazeera, on Read More…

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Is There An Indonesian Ministry Of Strangulation?

Reading Time: 5 minutes I CAN’T BREATH! HEY!… My neck! …I can’t breathe!”, screamed Nigerian diplomat Abdulrahman Ibrahim as he was being strangled at the back of a car by Indonesian immigration police. If the assault had been visited on any ordinary citizen of any country in the world, it would still be as horrific. But the fact that Read More…

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Taliban hours away from Afghan capital, US envoys evacuating

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: Social media website/REUTERS, Afghan Presidential Palace/Handout/REUTERS. In picture above: Taliban militants waving a Taliban flag on the back of a pickup truck drive past a crowded street at Pashtunistan Square area in Jalalabad, Afghanistan in this still image taken from social media video uploaded on August 15, 2021. Social media website/via REUTERS The Read More…