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Nigeria: 28 kids killed by lead poisoning from gold mining

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LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Twenty-eight children have died from lead poisoning from illegal gold mining in a remote west-central village, Nigerian health officials said, while doctors still are treating thousands from an earlier outbreak. 240 more words

Humanity

Pathetic :28 children die of lead poisoning in Niger state

The Federal Government has confirmed the death
of 28 children following a fresh outbreak of lead
poisoning in Niger state.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the latest… 265 more words

Health

Please Watch: Election Rigging Video

This video is viral online, it shows officials clearly thumb printing voting materials. Please watch

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Zamfara APGA governorship candidate Shinkafi arrested for snatching ballot box

The Zamfara Police Command has arrested the Governorship Candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance(APGA), Dr Sani Abdullahi Shinkafi over alleged snatching of ballot boxes at Shadengara 004 polling unit in Shinkafi Local Government Area of the state. 50 more words

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Emir Kidnapped By Unknown Gunmen In Zamfara

The Emir of Bukkuyum in Zamfara State, Alhaji
Mohammed Usman, has been abducted by
unknown gunmen.
The incident happened on Friday night when
the gunmen invaded the headquarters of… 82 more words

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Desertification in Zamfara State (Nigeria)

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15, 000 Zamfara farmers benefit from e-wallet programme

Desertification: Zamfara herders lament scarcity of water

Written by Terkula Igidi

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Children with coarse skin and parched lips, not helped by the January harmattain, gather at the shallow well on the dry bed of the Korama stream to fetch the coloured water. 248 more words

Desertification

Emir of Gusau dies at 88

The Emir of Gusau in Zamfara state, Alhaji Kabir Danbaba
has passed away. According to the Zamfara state
Commissioner for Information, Ibrahim Magaji, Alhaji
Danbaba died today at a private hospital in Abuja after a… 19 more words

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