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CVS Health to acquire Aetna for $69 billion
4 Dec 2017
U.S. drugstore chain operator CVS Health Corp said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc for $69 billion, seeking to tackle soaring healthcare spending through lower-cost medical services in pharmacies.
Drugs on the streets
24 Oct 2017
Cannabis is the most commonly used drug at the global level, with an estimated 183 million people have used the drug in 2014.
Customs service intercepts drugs, other items worth over N200m
15 Jul 2017
Customs service intercepts drugs, other items worth over N200m.
Tiger Woods arrested on reported DUI charge
29 May 2017
Golfer Tiger Woods was arrested in South Florida on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to media reports.
Brazil arrests 34 in Cracolandia operation
22 May 2017
Brazilian police moving into Cracolandia before dawn, and through open area tents that serve as spaces for vendors of drugs as police move through, police rounding up and arresting.
Polokwane attacks - Nigerians attacked for allegedly dealing in drugs
13 Apr 2017
Polokwane attacks - Nigerians attacked for allegedly dealing in drugs.
Consumer protection - NAFDAC raids drugs, alcoholic stores in Delta
8 Apr 2017
Consumer protection - NAFDAC raids drugs, alcoholic stores in Delta.
PCN seals 373 premises, 15 illegal shops in Ogun
20 Mar 2017
Curbing fake drugs - PCN seals 373 premises, 15 illegal shops in Ogun.
War On Drugs: NDLEA intercepts N30m worth of items
20 Oct 2016
The popular president hating on Obama, UN, and the Pope
18 Oct 2016
Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte has become notorious for his fiery, expletive-laden tirades against foreign leaders.
Sharapova sees doping ban reduced
4 Oct 2016
Maria Sharapova can return to playing tennis as early as April after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) reduced the former world number one's two-year drugs ban by nine months.
Pharmacists Council seals 216 pharmacies in Lagos
3 Oct 2016