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Until his appointment as SGF, Boss Gida Mustapha was the Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA). "NANS is conclusively calling on the newly appointed SGF to see the appointment as a clarion call to service, based on tested and proven integrity".
  • Man handed 24-year sentence for infecting 30 women with HIV

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    The Il Messaggero newspaper and the ANSA news agency said Talluto betrayed no emotion as the ruling was read out, while several of his victims, present in court, cried and hugged each other. The defence maintains Talluto's actions were "imprudent, but not intentional". Some women stayed with him for months after discovering they were sick.
  • Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

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    It has outperformed by 0.16% the S&P500. However, sales of KEYTRUDA and animal health increased from past year. Excluding items, the company earned $1.11 per share, beating analysts' average estimate of $1.03, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
  • Kathy Griffin fires back at 'deeply misogynistic' Andy Cohen

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    And in case audiences forgot that the 56-year-old has always been a hilarious, occasionally-unhinged button-pusher, the compilation includes snippets from several of her Guinness Book of World Record breaking comedy shows and her award-winning reality series, My Life on the D List .
  • Trick or treaters beware marijuana candy, edibles

    Trick or treaters beware marijuana candy, edibles

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    Parkwood Dental East's "Halloween Candy Buy Back" is part of a national campaign to create a teeth-healthy Halloween and to benefit US troops overseas, who will receive the excess candy, said Jodie Hernandez, a Parkwood Dental spokeswoman. "If they suspect their child has received marijuana candy they should immediately contact their local police department", and Freeholder Jim Jefferson, Liaison to the Addictions Task Force explained.
  • Myanmar Consul General Pyi Soe dies in road accident

    Myanmar Consul General Pyi Soe dies in road accident

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    Also, his wife and two others were injured in the mishap, reported ANI . However, according to PTI Superintendent of Police (SP) Akhilesh Beriar said Soe was returning to Kolkata from Gaya in Bihar when the accident took place on GT Road, near Galagi, within the Nimiaghat police station limits, about 61 km from Giridih town and he died on the spot.
  • Regular marijuana use linked to more sex, Stanford study finds

    Regular marijuana use linked to more sex, Stanford study finds

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    Until the new findings, he had advised patients not to use marijuana. In addition, sex rose steadily with increasing marijuana use. He said this independence suggests the positive correlation can not be attributed to a general tendency of people with fewer inhibitions to indulge in both drugs and more sex than their peers.
  • Potential tropical system forecast to steer clear of Tampa Bay

    Potential tropical system forecast to steer clear of Tampa Bay

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    That's expected to change as the storm crosses warm Caribbean waters heading north toward the US coast and gains intensity. This season also included the first major hurricane to make a United States landfall since 2005, the highest rainfall in the United States produced by a tropical system, and the first time ten hurricanes formed in a row since 1893.
  • Heart Surgery survival chances 'better in the afternoon'

    Heart Surgery survival chances 'better in the afternoon'

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    While 18 per cent of morning surgery patients experienced a major cardiac event - such as a heart attack or heart failure - in the following 500 days, only 9 per cent of those who had afternoon surgery experienced such events. Dr John O'Neill, an expert in circadian rhythms from the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology , said the research backed up previous work in mice and fruit flies that had explored the genes involved in the body clock - work which scooped a trio of scientists the Nobel ...
  • Facebook releases

    Facebook releases "Workplace Chat" app for desktop/mobile with game-changing features

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    The existing desktop and mobile versions of Workplace are also getting a bit of a redesign that makes the software look and feel a bit more like Facebook's recently redesigned app . However, what Workplace lacks is the deep enterprise relationship that the leading players have. The company makes nearly all of its revenue from advertising, and Workplace provides Facebook with a subscription product at a time when it's hunting for revenue businesses outside of the core Facebook ...