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Health minister warns Nigerians of meningitis, explains inability to vaccinate all citizens – Premium Times Nigeria

Nigerians have been warned to be on alert and take preventive measures against Cerebrospinal Meningitis, CSM, as this is the season of the deadly disease. The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, who gave the warning, said the federal government cannot afford to vaccinate every single citizen against the disease at …

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Fire razes 36 houses, 46 silos, kills 40 goats, sheep in Jigawa – Premium Times Nigeria

An early morning fire on Monday destroyed 36 houses, 46 silos and killed 40 goats and sheep in Abanderi village of Dutse Local Government Area, Jigawa, the police confirmed. The spokesman for the Police Command in Jigawa, Abdu Jinjiri, a deputy superintendent of police, confirmed the incident to journalists in …

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Kurdish militia: U.S. “playing with fire”, says Turkey – News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, spits fire (Reuters/NAN) Turkey on Monday said the U.S. is “playing with fire” by setting up a Syrian border security force including Kurdish militia forces. The U.S.-led coalition said on Sunday that it was working with its Syrian militia allies to set up a new …

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