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Azikiwe

Nnamdi (&n'n[+ae]mdI). 1904--96, Nigerian statesman; first president of Nigeria (1963--66)
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1) Department of Community Medicine and PHC, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria.
A female Immigration officer wearing a facemask and gloves checks a passenger's passport at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, in this August 11, 2014 photo.
Emirates flight EK785 landed at Abuja's Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport on 1st August, marking the start of the airline's daily service to its second destination in Nigeria.
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria said in a statement Saturday that Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV) will be closed from midnight Saturday (2300 GMT) to 6 a.
Illustrating both the relentless pressure of immigration and the ability of Lagosians to remake the city, today this area includes the highly populated areas of Idumota, Ebute Ero and Nnamdi Azikiwe Street, now linked to the island by Carter Bridge.
He explained that the deployment of the hi-tech security equipment was part of efforts by the government to raise the bar in airport safety and security, adding that the equipment had been fully installed at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, and the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja.
It originally launched services between Lagos, Port Harcourt and Abuja, and now flies to 30 airports in Nigeria from its two hubs: Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos and Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja.
A statement released by the group provided internet links to two local media websites containing reports that five "jet bombers" and soldiers had been spotted at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja.
Previous study in Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH) on the effect of parity and age on malaria parasitaemia in pregnancy using peripheral blood showed that prevalence and mean parasite density decreased with increasing parity and age10.
They included alumni like Nnamdi Azikiwe, a classmate of Langston Hughes and Thurgood Marshall and member of Lincoln's class of 1930, who became Nigeria's first president in 1963; Kwame Nkrumah, prime minister of Ghana, Black Africa's first country to gain independence and a member of Lincoln's class of 1939; and Hastings Kamuzu Banda, a graduate of Meharry Medical College and Malawi's first president.
1] Department of Medical Laboratory Science, Faculty of Health Science, Imo State University, Imo State, Nigeria [2] Department of Medical Laboratory Science, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nnewi Campus, Anambra State, Nigeria * To whom correspondence should be addressed.