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Below are the headlines found on The Guardian Online Newspaper for today, Wednesday, 6th September, 2017.

Wed, 06 Sep 2017
Reporting about persons with disabilities in the media demands special skills. In this report, PAUL UWADIMA, espouses the skills using the book, Guidelines: How to Write and Report About People with Disabilities.The writing and reportage of issues affecting Persons Living With Disabilities (PLWDs) should follow a pattern that will not diminish the people with disabilities or stigmatize them.According to the WHO/World Bank World Report on Disability in 2011, one billion people or 15 per cent of t 

Wed, 06 Sep 2017
BY Barrister Hannatu MusawaTensions between the United States of America, Russia, China and North Korea have continued to escalate in recent times. The tension between these nuclear powers largely over the continuing crisis in the Korean peninsula has many fearing the outbreak of a global military conflict. With Kim Jong-un continuing his and North Koreas sabre-rattling with a series of missile launches, nuclear tests and ever-increasing threats to the US are these indications of a looming Wo 

Wed, 06 Sep 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari (Right) and his guest, President Muhammadou Issoufou of Niger Republic, when President Issoufou paid him Sallah homage in Daura, Katsina State, yesterday.The post President Muhammadu Buhari (Right) And His Guest, President Muhammadou Issoufou Of Niger Republic appeared first on 

Wed, 06 Sep 2017
By Jonathan Nda-Isaiah, Bayo Amodu, Ahuraka Isah, Mark Itsibor, Abuja And Chika Izuora, Kayode Tokede, Olushola Bello, LagosThe presidency has described news of the country wriggling out of recession as an indication that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration is working for progress and prosperity of the masses.The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) broke the news yesterday when it disclosed that the Nigerian Economy has finally come out of recession.According to the Bureau, the nations 

Wed, 06 Sep 2017
..invokes 1979 law to fight corruptionADEBIYI ADEDAPO, AbujaIndication emerged yesterday that more judges a well as serving ministers are being investigated by the President Muhammadu Buharis administration.The new set of judges and some serving ministers whose activities are currently being investigation may be arrested in coming weeks.Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Prosecution and Chairman Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property, Okoi Obon 

Wed, 06 Sep 2017
OLUGBENGA SOYELE LagosJustice Chuka Obiozor of the Federal High Court in Lagos further adjourned fundamental rights enforcement suit application filed by Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans to September 21.Justice Obiozor adjourned the suit after he was informed that by the counsel to the police that the Lagos State Government had arraigned Evans before the State High Court in Ikeja, last week Tuesday.Evans had filed the suit against the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim 

Wed, 06 Sep 2017
BY DOYIN OJOSIPE, AbujaOut of pocket spending on healthcare services is creating huge holes in the few resources of the Masses in Nigeria, the Country Director, PLAN International, Dr Hussaini Abdu has said.Speaking as Lead Discussant at the Dissemination of the 2016 Federal Health Budget Score Card organised by MamaYe, yesterday in Abuja, the Doctor pointed out that while Nigerians struggle to take care of their health, there isnt any major investment in the health services.He also linked out o 

Wed, 06 Sep 2017
BY DOYIN OJOSIPEThe first batch of candidates to be trained in pathology in Kebi State will soon commence the programme at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.This is as revealed in a press release by the Medic Aid Foundation, yesterday.According to the statement, Kebbi State in its decision is set to train some of its indigenes and some from Zamfara at no cost.The action will also help to address the shortage of human resource as far as this field of healthcare services was concerned.The stateme 

Wed, 06 Sep 2017
BY HEMBADOON ORSAR, makurdiDespite several appeals, by the Benue State government to the organized Labour not to embarked on industrial action, civil servants, yesterday commenced a one week warning strike to demand home for their monthly salaries, arrears and pension which according to them has accumulated for several months leaving untold hardship on civil servants.The decision which was taken at an executive council meeting at the NLC secretariat in makurdi where the NLC chairman comrade Godw 

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