Toxic Fanta and dead girls

Health Minister Prof. Isaac Folorunso Adewole yesterday empanelled a group of food industry experts to unearth the facts about the court declared toxic Fanta and Sprite. Will the probe amount to anything? Remember that the same health minister stopped by in Lagos last month at the height of the Queen's College mass food poisoning scandal. He held a meeting with the school principal, Dr Mrs Lami Amodu and that was the last heard from federal authorities on a blistering problem in a federal facility with close to 4,000 pupils entrusted to federal care by citizens.

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My encounter with Ironsi on coup day – Rita-Lori

Chief Mrs. Rita Lori-Ogbebor was one of the country’s leading broadcast journalists at the time of the January 15 coup and was the first Programme Director of the Nigerian Television Service, NTS. On the morning of the coup she encountered the General Officer Commanding of the Nigerian Army, General Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi near the Parliament Building as he bustled to suppress the uprising. &nbsp;Fifty years after the coup she asserts that the plotters were perhaps not motivated by the lust for p</em>ower, being that they desired a better society.

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