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Zika Virus now transmitted through sex

With a first case reportedly coming from the US, a rare case of the Zika virus being transmitted through sex, not a mosquito bite, has been reported. “A patient infected in Dallas, Texas, is likely…

AU, UN Security Council Condemn Dalori Attack

Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, the Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, has condemned the terrorist attack on Dalori, near Maiduguri, in north eastern Nigeria, by elements of the Boko Haram terrorist group.    …

Zika Virus: six facts you should know

Recently the Federal Government of Nigeria warned Nigerians, especially pregnant women, to avoid going to Latin America because of the recent outbreak of the Zika virus.   Many Nigerians might worry less about the virus because…

NASFAT and MPAC Collaborate to Assist IDPs

Two major Islamic organisations in Nigeria have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on humanitarian service and social works to alleviate the suffering of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).   The MoU between the Muslim Public Affairs…