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Polio vaccine 'can prevent type 2 outbreak in Nigeria'

The re-emergence of type 2 poliovirus can be prevented with the trivalent oral polio vaccine, say researchers.

15/07/10

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Scientists scent victory against the tsetse fly

Chemicals in human odour that attract tsetse flies have been identified and could bait traps to kill more of the …

05/04/10

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Parasite-resistant maize 'a hit' with Nigerian farmers

Nigerian farmers are selling more seeds of parasite-resistant, yield-boosting maize crops than official …

13/02/09

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Community-directed healthcare 'effective', finds study

A study of three African countries has found that community-administered healthcare is an effective strategy to …

23/06/08

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Malaria 'causes immune system to attack own DNA'

Malaria infection can cause children's immune systems to attack its own DNA, worsening the severity of the …

21/05/08

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Nigeria gas flaring cap 'in doubt'

The Nigerian government is confident about banning gas flaring by 2008, but critics believe that the measures are …

20/11/07

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Nigeria: no scientific success without mathematics

Nigerian mathematicians are urging their government to invest in mathematics education as an essential component …

15/10/07

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Deforestation accelerating in Central Africa

Measures to tighten up forest management in Central Africa are being undermined by increasing logging activity, a …

08/06/07

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Blood conversion could benefit developing countries

A method of converting blood types could solve many transfusion problems in developing countries ― but it may take …

05/04/07

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Journalists 'should give priority to HIV'

Journalists in rural areas of Nigeria should prioritise HIV/AIDS stories in order to improve uptake of health …

05/04/07

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Nigerian monarchs launch local language initiative

Nigeria's local languages will be used to develop and promote science and technology in local communities and …

26/03/07

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Nigerian minister calls for ICT for 'every African'

A Nigerian minister has called for better access to ICTs in Africa, but his country's own scheme is suffering from …

22/03/07

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