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EFCC promises to extradite ex-minister — Diezani Alison-Madueke

EFCC promises to extradite ex-minister — Diezani Alison-Madueke

Abdulazeez Anka, a federal high court judge, ordered on Monday the immediate forfeiture of the sum allegedly held in local bank accounts by Alison-Madueke, who was once one of Africa's most prominent female politicians. Is it only being fought on the pages of newspapers and why haven't we had a conviction so far and why haven't the guilty been punished so far? "These people are hostile to the anti-corruption struggle and are hoping that if Diezani is brought here, there will be difficulty in ...


Israeli-founded pharma company Kite snapped up for some $11 billion

Israeli-founded pharma company Kite snapped up for some $11 billion

It has underperformed by 12.93% the S&P500. Among 8 analysts covering Kite Pharma ( NDAQ:KITE ), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Kite Pharma , Inc. The company has market cap of $98.53 billion. That pushed the treatment for a common childhood blood cancer closer to becoming the first gene therapy available in the United States, with approval possible as early as September.


Sea Games 29: Vietnam wins gold in Taekwondo

Sea Games 29: Vietnam wins gold in Taekwondo

Playing Malaysia will be tough. Despite such pleas, two Myanmar football fans were reportedly assaulted following Malaysia's 3-1 win over Myanmar at the Shah Alam Stadium. "It's good that we didn't concede against Indonesia ". Table-topping Malaysia are on course for their most successful Games yet, after winning a national high of 106 gold medals heading into the final day of full competition today.


West Nile Virus Present In Wyoming

West Nile Virus Present In Wyoming

Less than one percent of people infected with the virus get seriously ill with symptoms that include high fever, muscle weakness, stiff neck, disorientation, mental confusion, tremors, confusion, paralysis and coma. Defend yourself by using insect repellent that contains DEET, Picaridin, or Oil of Lemon Eucalyptus when outdoors. Change the water in birdbaths at least twice weekly.


Asaram Bapu Case: SC slams Gujarat Govt over slow trial

Asaram Bapu Case: SC slams Gujarat Govt over slow trial

Accepting the scheme prepared by the state in pursuance to a court order, a bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Prafulla C. Pant said: "The protection of property and places of worship is an essential part of secularism". The high court had also ordered to access the damage of all 26 districts under the supervision of district judge. The scheme also sets a maximum limit of Rs.


CM rewards courageous Head Constable Patel

CM rewards courageous Head Constable Patel

That was when head constable Abhishek Patel picked up the heavy explosive, tucked it under his arms and ran for nearly a kilometre in the opposite direction of the school. The police got the information about the bomb when they received a call via the emergency number 100. Patel later said, "Had the bomb exploded it would have caused damage in a 500-meter area".