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Health / Re: What Do You Call This Toe Injury? Pls Help! (Disturbing Pictures) by evergreen9: 1:55pm On May 07
INGROWN TOE NAIL. Suffered from it also some years ago

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Travel / Re: I Just Got A 3-Month Visa To Dubai, I Need Your Suggestions Please!!! by evergreen9: 11:38am On Apr 21
ebuka10box:
yeah

How do I reach you bro
Politics / Re: Gov. Ikpeazu Calls For Enforcement Of Anti-Open Grazing Law by evergreen9: 8:57am On Feb 23
My akpu head frog prince governor just dey wake up now? it is well

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Health / Re: Inside Nigeria's Wet Markets, Lagos: Fears The Next Virus Could Come From Africa by evergreen9: 9:15am On Feb 20
I had no idea there was a market like this in Lagos state.

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Health / Inside Nigeria's Wet Markets, Lagos: Fears The Next Virus Could Come From Africa by evergreen9: 9:14am On Feb 20
Inside Nigeria's wet markets: Shocking footage reveals pangolins, sea turtles and monkeys being sold in Lagos both dead and alive - raising fears the next virus could come from Africa

Shocking footage seen by MailOnline reveals the appalling state of Nigerian wet markets which have the potential to cause future disease outbreaks in humans.

Myriad animals including pangolins, primates and sea turtles are held — both dead and alive — in confined spaces while workers fail to sanitise surfaces or tools and do not wear appropriate PPE, including gloves.

Video also shows many of the animals being abused before they are slaughtered; photographic evidence reveals vendors boiling animals including pangolins, dogs and manatees while they are still alive.

WildatLife, a charity working on the ground in Nigeria, visited Oluwu fish market in Epe, 55 miles east of Lagos.

The volunteers secretly recorded conditions at the market where vendors handle, butcher and sell live and dead animals.

'Wet markets like Oluwo Fish Market located in Nigeria, facilitate and heavily contribute to the practice of illicit wildlife trade and in turn, this practice can lead to the spread of zoonotic diseases,' WildatLife told MailOnline.

'Transportation of animals for wildlife trade at these markets enables the spread of diseases from animals to other animals and pose a threat to human health.'

Dozens of primates can be seen in the footage stuck in small cages while snakes, crocodiles, duikers, sea turtles, manatees, rodents and parakeets are also present.

'All animals are infected with something and only some are infectious to humans,' Professor Bennett explains.

'Having more animals in the same space and in close contact with each other makes it more likely something will emerge in humans.

'The more biodiverse an area/country is (in the tropics for example), the higher risk there is that something is going to emerge.

'There is an almost 100 per cent risk of something emerging in humans, but we can't predict where that will be or what that will be.'

It is thought SARS-CoV-2 jumped from a bat and into an intermediate species, potentially a pangolin, where it then evolved to be able to infect humans.

It is possible this intermediate animal would have then passed the virus on to a human who visited the market. If the transient host was indeed a pangolin, this could have happened when the infected pangolin's scales were ingested as a medicine or its meat was consumed.









Source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-9275175/Inside-Nigerias-wet-markets-source-future-zoonotic-diseases.html#comments
Politics / Re: Buhari Attributes Violence In Nigeria To People With Resources, Influence by evergreen9: 11:37am On Feb 17
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Crime / Re: Victims Of Sasa Killings Buried In Mass Grave As Death Toll Rises To 23 (Photos) by evergreen9: 7:35pm On Feb 15
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Politics / Re: ‘More Chibok Girls Have Escaped’ - Daily Trust by evergreen9: 12:15pm On Jan 29
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Travel / Re: Turkey Visa Application Delay by evergreen9: 8:39am On Jan 25
Donmegalin:
morning Nlainders please have a question ..I have a friend from naija who stays in turkey for over 4years now,he said he has a friend who can process Turkish visa for me from there all I need to do is go to the embassy n collect it,how possible is this

Probably non appearance visa.
Politics / Re: Biafra: Why Igbos Want Their Own Country – Ayo Adebanjo, Afenifere Chieftain by evergreen9: 11:53am On Jan 22
Nigerian politics sef. So right after Tinubu's failed tour of the North, now Pa Adebanjo now has an epiphany on matters relating to Ndigbo. Wonders shall never end. Anyway sha the igboman wouldn't present himself to be head on which the national coconut would be broken on, we know better now.

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Politics / Re: Unqualified Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim Resumes As NAPTIP Boss, Buhari Keeps Mum by evergreen9: 1:41pm On Jan 14
Which qualification pass coming from the north? As long as you are from the North side, u are qualified.

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Politics / Re: #EndSARS: Adamu Garba Withdraws Lawsuit Against Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey by evergreen9: 4:30pm On Jan 11
Mallam na Mallam, whether u spell am from front or back, Mallam go always be Mallam.

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Politics / Re: Osinbajo Welcomes Microsoft's Offer To support Nigeria's ESP by evergreen9: 3:28pm On Jan 08
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Crime / Re: Boko Haram Invades Yobe Community, Cart Away Gold Jewelry by evergreen9: 10:12pm On Dec 17, 2020
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Politics / Re: IMF Urges Nigeria To Reduce Debt Vulnerabilities by evergreen9: 11:22am On Dec 12, 2020
Abeg make IMF go siddon! Who tell them say daddy bubu don collect loan finish? Make IMF wait first, when Bubu collect loan for Iraq, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh then dey can advise us. Plenty countries still remain wey we never collect loan from yet but don't worry , darling daddy don sight dem and we go soon collect loan from their hand. We would get there.

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Politics / Re: Amnesty International: Boko Haram, Military Killing Aged People Indiscriminately by evergreen9: 9:45am On Dec 08, 2020
I am confused right now @arrewa @thatfairguy, I thought Zulum and Northerners said the north is safe and Boko haram has been defeated? Also heard that those beaheaded were not farmers but Boko haram informant and now this news from A.I?

Who's telling the truth? If the North truly isn't safe then why do Northerners claim the North is safe? Are they sympathetic to the cause of Boko haram?

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Politics / Re: End Killings, Lawan, Gbajabiamila Tell Security Agencies by evergreen9: 8:22am On Nov 30, 2020
The same Gbaja who's personal guard murdered a newspaper vendor?

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Politics / Re: Meet Kenechukwu Okeke Who Sued Aisha Yesufu, Falz, Others Over EndSARS Protest by evergreen9: 4:45pm On Nov 11, 2020
Non entity desperately looking for clout.
Crime / Re: EndSARS Protesters Hold Candle Night In Anambra by evergreen9: 10:18am On Oct 22, 2020
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Politics / Re: #ENDSARS: The Deafening Silence Of MURIC by evergreen9: 6:38pm On Oct 18, 2020
Juleh01:


MURIC already did, check their website. Google wil help you. This isnt the time to start tribal wars.

What is MURIC's stance against police brutality and the end sars protests?
Travel / Re: Canadian Express Entry/federal Skilled Workers Program - Connect Here Part 10 by evergreen9: 10:43am On Oct 09, 2020
For the IELTS computer test, how long does it take before the result is available?
Education / Re: IELTS: Share Your Experience, Ask Your Questions, Tell Us Your Score If You Can. by evergreen9: 8:20pm On Oct 07, 2020
abnot:

I had mine at ikoyi. Lagos has three centres administered by british council . Ikorodu, oworoshoki and ikoyi

Semtu:


10 mock examinations, give or take.

For my speaking exercises,I made used of IELTSLiz... I only used IELTSBuddy specifically for the task two in the speaking session.

B2consult111:
They is many centre for speaking session for mainland just call me or message through WhatsApp
Thanks

is there any difference between the IELTS MOD, BC OR IDP?
Politics / Re: Governors Back SARS Ban by evergreen9: 10:05pm On Oct 05, 2020
yeyeboi:
This SARS Ban has its negative effects and positive effects as well..

If they ban sars now this Ember Months Go Hot Oo Because All Those Men From Underworlds Will See It As An Opportunity To Rub..

I think it will be better if they review or reform the police laws ...

na the same sars be de underworld men.

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Education / Re: IELTS: Share Your Experience, Ask Your Questions, Tell Us Your Score If You Can. by evergreen9: 2:05pm On Oct 04, 2020
Semtu:


What I'll say is that as long as you're a native English Speaker, IELTS should be a walk in the park. I messed up during mine, especially my speaking session, stuttering at intervals and little grammatical errors, but still I made an 8.0 overall. If I should take the exam again, I'm 100% sure I'll hit the 8.5 overall band score.

Just practice with ieltsonlinetests.com to get familiar with question patterns, if you don't score well during practice, don't worry because the actual exam is a lot easier. Before taking my test, my highest band in Reading and Listening from online practice was 7.0 and 8.0 respectively. Both exams were so simple that was expecting a 9.0 band but I ended up with 8.5 each. Don't get yourself worked up, you'll be fine.

Watch all the tutorial videos on Ieltsliz.com. For the second task in the speaking part, I'll recommend Ieltsbuddy.com. You'll get to learn about a process that will enable you talk seamlessly within the alloted 2 minutes.

What type of questions are normally asked in the speaking test?

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Religion / Re: "I Foresaw Trouble In US Politics" – TB Joshua by evergreen9: 2:45pm On Oct 03, 2020
Just on time.

Pastor wey dey use cnn and twitter news dey forecast.

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Travel / Re: Anyone Studying In Belgium? by evergreen9: 8:57pm On Oct 01, 2020
DeeKeem:


Tuition fees in Belgium vary between schools and courses. The average range is €4000 ‐ 10000. You can also get scholarships OR get tuition fee discounts from the school/faculty.

As for the blocked account, this also depends on your school. Because different schools have various amounts they expect you to block, ranging from €700 -1000 per month for 12 months.

So the 6M should be able to cover you if you get schools that are a bit cheaper. Also keep an eye on the naira/euro exchange rate so you can be better prepared.

Hi can I reach you through pm? please reply, thanks
Celebrities / Re: Burna Boy Shades Sowore Over Fela, Revolution Now Protest by evergreen9: 8:34am On Sep 30, 2020
When sowore was being paid to be the spokesman of APC, when he was having 5 star dinners with Tinubu in new york he didn't know that there was going to be a day of reckoning abi? Oloshi

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Education / Re: Orlu Road Primary School, Owerri: "A Death Trap" (Video, Photos) by evergreen9: 9:48am On Sep 16, 2020
This is heaven compared to that one that swept 2 children away in Lagos

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Crime / Re: Sadiq Abdullahi: Bandits Kill DSS Officer After Receiving N5m Ransom In Katsina by evergreen9: 2:43pm On Sep 15, 2020
Are we still calling them bandits?

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Travel / Re: Turkey Visa Application Delay by evergreen9: 9:48am On Sep 15, 2020
Kwazi01:

Sure! Contact me through my ig.. username: psalms34vs1

Not on ig, sent you a pm.
Travel / Re: Turkey Visa Application Delay by evergreen9: 8:01pm On Sep 14, 2020
Kwazi01:
@evergreen9, all you need is your waec and testimonial. Because it’s what I used to apply and I got accepted to Istanbul aydin university. Waiting for my final acceptance letter so I can apply for visa.

what's the tuition like? Can I pm you?

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