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State of The Nation: 16 Gospel Artistes Storm Bauchi For Prayer Concert

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No fewer than 16 gospel artistes from different parts of Nigeria and across the country are in Bauchi for the second edition of ZamaR over the state of the nation.

ZamaR is an interdenominational musical concert for a night of ‘music, healing and His presence’.

The Chief Host and the Convener, Senior Pastor Michael Akor, on Friday, said that the concert which is an annual event is being organised for gospel artistes from different part of the country and outside Nigeria to deepen the collaboration in praise singing and unity.

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Speaking shortly before the concert, Akor who addressed the press alongside the artistes said the Church, House on the Rock organised the praise singing to pray and seek for God’s intervention over the state of the nation.

“We have brought these great gospel artistes together from far and near to come and pray, sing and worship the Lord for heavenly intervention.

“In all of the things happening in our dear country today, we will be apprecaiting the Lord. We are in the North East region, people different impressions about this part of the country but want them to know that such impressions are not completely true,” he said.

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The concert would be held at the Police Training School billed to commence 7pm on Friday to 7am on Saturday

One of the artistes, Ishaya George said that ZamaR has contributed hugely to his musical career and has connected him to the bigger stars.

Other ministering artistes are; Sunday Ali, Sam Zack, Gbenga Olusola, Femi Coker, Apostle Kingsley Ike, Godstime Okorie, Mac Frank from Ghana, Evelyn Ernest, Scriptures and Mysteries team.

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Drama As US-based Model Accidentally Uploads ‘Cozy’ Photo With Davido

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A U.S-based model identified as Bonita Maria has caused a stir on social media after inadvertently sharing a ‘cozy’ photo of herself and Nigerian singer, Davido.

The photo which has sent the internet into a frenzy captured the model and Davido in what appeared to be an intimate pose.

The duo could be seen close together in a relaxed, comfortable pose, with Davido’s arm around her.

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Despite the photo’s swift retraction, it quickly made rounds across various social media platforms, with netizens speculating on the nature of their relationship.

Although as of press time, representatives of the singer are yet to comment on the trending photo.

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Davido, a prominent figure in the Afrobeats music scene, has been under the public eye for both his musical achievements and personal endeavors.

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With numerous awards and accolades to his name, including multiple MTV Africa Music Awards and BET Awards, Davido has established himself as a global ambassador for Afrobeats music.

The singer’s distinctive style, characterized by infectious rhythms and catchy melodies, has earned him a dedicated fan base worldwide.

 

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Nigeria May Adopt Chinese Water Transport System

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Nigerian maritime stakeholders and authorities have concluded plans to understudy the Chinese waterways transport model with a view to perfecting Nigeria’s waterways transportation system.

In a statement, the Head of Maritime Roundtable Breakfast Meeting, MBRBM, Mrs Tosan Edodo-Emore, said that China being the largest country with the largest inland waterways is apt to teach Nigeria on how best to manage and improve water transport system.

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She said that the Consul General of the People’s Republic of China, Madam Yan Yuqing, is expected to share the Chinese experience with the Sino-Nigeria Maritime Relationship and lessons to be learnt from China at the summit scheduled for April 18, 2024.

According to the Edodo-Emore, the Summit themed, “Security and New Technologies in Inland Waterways Transportation”, will have some heads of maritime institutions

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NAFDAC Alerts Nigerians On Banned Soap

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The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has drawn Nigerians’ attention to the ban on Dex Luxury Bar Soap (No 6 Mystic Flower), by European Union (EU).

The notification is contained in a public alert with No. 012/2024, signed by NAFDAC Director-General, Prof Mojisola Adeyeye, and issued to newsmen in Abuja on Sunday.

The product does not comply with the cosmetic products regulation; it also contains Butyphenyl Methylpropional (BMHCA), which is prohibited in cosmetic products due to its risk of harming the reproductive system.

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“It also causes harm to the health of unborn children and may cause skin sensitisation.

“It is as a result of the defective nature of the product that the EU banned it.

“The products is not in NAFDAC database; importers, distributors, retailers and consumers are to exercise caution and vigilance within the supply chain,” she said.

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Adeyeye called on marketers and consumers to avoid the importation, distribution, sale and use of the product, saying that product’s authenticity and physical condition must be carefully checked.

She called on members of the public in possession of the product to discontinue sale or use, and submit stock to the nearest NAFDAC office.

The NAFDAC boss advised healthcare professionals and consumers to report any suspicion of adverse reaction or substandard and falsified regulated products to the nearest NAFDAC office on 0800-162-3322 or via email: sf.alert@nafdac.gov.ng.

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She also encouraged healthcare professionals and patients to report adverse events or side effects related to the use of the product, to the nearest NAFDAC office.

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