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China To Become World's Largest Country Of Organ Transplants By 2020


China is expected to have the most organ transplant surgeries in 2020, said Huang Jiefu, director of the China National Organ Donation and Transplantation Committee.

The number of registered volunteers for organ donation in China had neared 615,000, with 19,380 successful donation surgeries resulting in 54,956 organs transplanted as of Sept. 9 this year, according to the Third China International Organ Donation Conference that opened in Xi'an Friday.

Central Bank Nigeria Revokes Skye Bank’s Licence

CBN revokes Skye Bank?s licence


The Central Bank of Nigeria has revoked the operating license of Skye Bank Plc with immediate effect.

Governor of Central Bank, Godwin Emefiele, disclosed this during a press briefing in Lagos on Friday.

The former Skye Bank which has been taken over by the Assets Management Corporations of Nigeria (AMCON) will now be known as Polaris Bank.

Betty Irabor praises her daughter, Sonia, as she survives every issue


 "I marvel at her strength and passion" - Betty Irabor writes on her daughter, Sonia
Genevieve Magazine publisher, Betty Irabor praises her daughter, Sonia, as she survives every issue on the Magazine.

See the write up below:

Nigerian man dies of suspected drug overdose in India


 34-year-old Nigerian man dies of suspected drug overdose in India
A 34-year-old man of African origin died under mysterious circumstances in his rented flat in north Delhi’s Burari where he was staying in a live-in relationship with a woman, also an African national, the police said on Wednesday.
The police suspect that the man, identified as Jim James, died of a drug overdose. However, they are waiting for the autopsy report to ascertain the exact cause of death. No foul play has been suspected.

Quote of the Day

You are the sole author of the dictionary that defines you
Today’s Quote of the Day is by Zadie Smith. You are the sole author of the dictionary that defines you. Zadie Smith is a contemporary British novelist, essayist, and short-story writer. 

Nigeria Lands 48th Spot on New FIFA World Ranking

 New FIFA ranking: Check out Nigeria?s position
Nigeria has taken a step up the FIFA Football Ranking List. In the newly released list, the Super Eagles rose to 1415 points to finish 48th in the month of September. The Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated Seychelles 3-0 on Sept. 8 to put themselves back in contention for a place at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier. 

This has improved Nigeria's position from 6th to the 5th best football national team in Africa. 
 New FIFA ranking: Check out Nigeria?s position

$60 million mysteriously disappear in Liberia

$60 million banknotes mysteriously disappear.
The government of Liberia says it is investigating the unexplained disappearance of two huge shipments of Liberian dollar banknotes printed abroad and brought into the country between November 2017 and August 2018.
The total amount of two shipments of banknotes that have vanished is approximately $60 million. According to media reports, the containers of the money actually left the port of the capital, Monrovia, under escort in March.

Shin Lim Crowned Season 13 Champion of America's Got Talent.

"America's Got Talent" Season 13 Finale Live Show Red Carpet
Magician Shin Lim Crowned Season 13 Champion of America's Got Talent. Shin Lim is the winner of America's Got Talent.

On Wednesday, the self-taught magician officially became the second magician in America's Got Talent history to win the show, beating top contenders including Zurcaroh and Duo Transcend. 

Lim thrilled the judges and audience from his audition to the final night with his hand magic and close-up tricks. Lim was born in Canada.


Watch Shin Lim unveiled as season 13 winner

Linda Ikeji Acquires N120m Bentley To Celebrate Son’s Arrival



Linda Ikeji Acquires N120m Bentley To Celebrate Son’s Arrival
It’s a season of celebration for Linda Ikeji. The blogger who welcomed a son on Monday announced on Tuesday that she did something “crazily crazy” to celebrate the birth of her son who she has since named Jayce. 
The media mogul’s sister, Laura Ikeji has however unveiled the surprise and it’s a brand new Bentley.

31 actors in Malaysia suffer burns after filming goes awry

Thirty-one cast members, including Hong Kong veteran actress Sharon Yeung Pan-pan, 59, Malaysian actress Joey Leong, 24, and actor Cedric Loo, 30, were injured during the filming.
PHOTO: THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK
Fuel that was vaporized caused burns on actors during a filming in Bandar Bukit Puchong, Selangor.
According to the Fire and Rescue Department spokesman, the film crew used petrol to ignite some wooden houses during a shoot.
However, he said, while the crew was pouring the petrol on the houses, it vaporized into the air.

FG suspends “Nigeria Air” Indefinitely

Federal Government suspends Nigeria Air Indefinitely | BellaNaija
The Federal Government has suspended the planned national carrier Nigeria Air indefinitely. The Federal Government had earlier announced that it is expected to resume operation in December. 
The Minister of State, Aviation, has however announced that the national carrier has been suspended indefinitely.


The Minister took to his Twitter handle and wrote: I regret to announce that the Federal Executive Council has taken the tough decision to suspend the National Carrier Project in the interim. All commitments due will be honored. We thank the public for the support as always

How to Treat and Prevent Diaper Rash on Babies

Diaper rash are rashes that appear in the baby diaper area. Diaper rash mostly happens to infant and toddler under the age of 2-year-old, this the period when babies are sitting for a long period of time with a wet and dirty diaper. As a mother, we all at some point see diaper rash on our baby. Diaper rash can be irritating and makes the baby uncomfortable. Diaper rash can hit on any baby at any time but as a mother, you can easily get rid of it or prevent it. So many things can trigger or cause diaper rash in baby, from new food to wet diaper. If your child skin is very sensitive, expect diaper rash once you change either cream or use a different diaper.
Here are few tricks I used with my son when dealing with diaper rash:

if your is man cheating on you; dump him and date his father' - Juliet Ibrahim

Ghanian actress, Juliet Ibrahim said 'if your man is cheating on you; dump him and date his father. Make that nigga your step son'.
See her Tweet!

More people have access to mobile phones than toilets in Nigeria - UNICEF

More people have access to mobile phones than toilet facilities in Nigeria, UNICEF’s Chief of Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Zaid Jurji, has said.
Speaking yesterday at a two-day media dialogue on European Union (EU) Niger Delta Water Project in Port Harcourt, River State, Zaid said it is important for Nigeria to triple her investment in water sanitation and hygiene to achieve the SDG water and sanitation target of 2030.
Quoting the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) report released in January 2018, Zaid said 140 million Nigerians have access to telephone facilities while only 97 million have access to toilets facilities. He added that though people need a cell phone because it has improved a lot in the area of communication, hygiene is most important to environmental and human health.

South Africa Highest court grants approval to private use of cannabis

South Africa’s highest court on Tuesday legalized the use of marijuana in private places.  Pro-marijuana activists who include members of the Rastafarian movement and traditional healers greeted the ruling with loud applause. They have held marches over the years to demand that the law allow people to smoke ‘weed’, which is called ‘dagga’ in South Africa.
In a unanimous ruling read by Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, the Constitutional Court decriminalized home consumption, saying “the use of cannabis must be for the personal consumption of the adult”. The ruling also approved growing marijuana for personal consumption.