Fight Against Cancer: GE Healthcare collaborates with NSIA For Early Cancer Detection

GE Healthcare has partnered with the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) to supply latest technology in computed tomography (CT), Discovery RT, to Lagos University Teaching Hospital Partnership will ensure provision of latest technology to enable early diagnostics and better treatment for cancer patients; NSIA- LUTH Cancer Center (NLCC) is the first hospital in West Central Africa to install GE Healthcare’s Discovery RT CT. GE Healthcare (www.GEHealthcare.com) has partnered with the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) to supply latest technology in computed tomography (CT), Discovery RT, to Lagos University Teaching Hospital…

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March 9: PDP Cautions Against Militarisation of South South

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has noted the illegal occupation and provocative besiegement of PDP states in the South South, namely Bayelsa, Rivers, Delta, Akwa-Ibom and Cross River states by the military ahead of the March 9, governorship and State Assembly elections. This illegal operation is to further militarize the South South zone, use soldiers to suppress voters and re-enact the massive rigging of polls for the All Progressives Congress (APC), as was done in the widely discredited February 23 Presidential election. However, the PDP warns, in very unequivocal terms,…

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APC Koko Dan, Dominic Okwor Identified As Masterminds of Trending Thumbprinting Video

Shortly after an amateurish video purportly suggesting infractions in the just concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections in Cross River state went viral, security agents swiftly swung into action with the view of unmasking and apprehending the characters behind what many in the state say is a failed attempt at blackmail. Investigations have now identified one Dominic Okwor from Ukwutia community in Utugwang North ward in Obudu LGA as the owner of the room where the video was made while the  alleged sponsored of the action is one Koko Dan,…

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AYADE DISMISSES THUMBPRINTING VIRAL VIDEO, CALLS FOR POLICE, DSS INVESTIGATION

Cross River State governor, Prof Ben Ayade, Wednesday, called on the Inspector General of Police as well as the Director General of the State Security Service to clamp down on those involved in the video showing thumb printing of ballot papers during last Saturday’s election. Ayade who was addressing newsmen shortly after the state security council meeting held in Calabar maintained that the intention of the perpetrators was not only criminal but designed to paint a bad image as well as reduce the credibility of elections in Cross River. “It…

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SENATOR ROSE OKOJI OKO APPRECIATES PEOPLE OF CROSS RIVER NORTH, OTHERS OVER HER RE-ELECTION

The Distinguished Senator Dr Rose Okoji Oko has expressed her utmost appreciation to all constituents of the Northern Senatorial District of Cross River State for turning out in their large number in the five local government areas to cast their votes on Saturday, February 23, 2019 and renewed her mandate for another term of four years. The Distinguished Senator also thanked the officials of INEC and the various security agencies that participated in ensuring security during the just concluded elections and assured that she will keep her campaign promises and…

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2019 ELECTIONS: FCT MINISTER CONGRATULATES RESIDENTS FOR ORDERLY CONDUCT

…CONGRATULATES PRESIDENT BUHARI The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has congratulated residents of the FCT for the peaceful conduct of the February 23 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections all over the Territory. He noted with satisfaction that residents of the FCT performed their civic responsibility in an atmosphere characterised by peace and orderliness. The Minister also heartily congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on winning the Presidential elections noting that his victory was a testament to the acceptance of his people-oriented policies over the last four…

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Toe the path of honour, do the needful to save Nigeria of conflagration- Atiku’s ally, Kwande tells Ex-VP

Ambassador Yahaya Kwande, a close associate of the former Vice President of Nigeria who doubles as Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar to toes the path of honour by congratulating President Muhammadu Buhari over his ‘victory’ in the Saturday’s Presidential election. Although, INEC is yet to make any official declaration but Buhari is said to be leading with over 4 million votes in the results so far announced. Kwande, who is also the Grand Patron, Wazirin of Adamawa Solidarity Vanguard, gave this advice in a…

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Foreign observers commend military’s professional conduct during elections

Some Independent Foreign Observers have commended the Nigerian Military for their professional conduct during the Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections. They gave this commendation via a statement made available to DAILY POST on Tuesday. The observers in the statement signed by Bill Campbell added that having examined the roles of stakeholders in the electoral processes found out that military played a commendable roles in the Saturday’s elections. They said, “The Independent Foreign Observers is an amalgamation of organizations drawn from all over the world to monitor the general elections…

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YIAGA, foreign donors collaborating to discredit military’s efforts, poll results, CSOs allege

A coalition of civil society organisations, under the aegis of New Initiative for Credible Leadership (NICreL) has lashed out at the Youth InitiativYe For Advocacy, Growth And Advancement (YIAGA) for allegedly attempting to undermine the military’s efforts towards a credible, free and fair conduct at the general elections. In what is gradually becoming a routine, YIAGA, funded by certain foreign bodies, discredited the Nigerian military and the entire electoral process in it’s report released on Sunday despite massive commendation coming from all and sundry. However, NICreL, at a press conference…

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2019 election: Human rights group hails security agencies over conduct of polls, reveals what happened in Rivers, Lagos, others

The Coalition of Civil Society Organizations on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution has spoken on the role of security agencies in the Saturday’s presidential and national assembly elections across the 36 states of the federation. The human rights group specifically lauded the nation’s security agencies for being professional in discharge of their duties before, during and after the nationwide polls. Maxwell Gowon, the Executive Director of the coalition on the security situation during the conduct of the polls commended the Nigerian Military for its efforts at ensuring peace, stability and…

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