Monthly Archives: November 2017

Tinubu gave me ‘beautiful piece of information’ – Buhari

Tinubu

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, brought him “a beautiful piece of information” which he was not aware of. Buhari, however, did not disclose what piece of information it

Over 40% of Nnamdi Azikiwe varsity staff watch pornography at work, VC alleges

Unizik

The vice chancellors of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Prof. Joseph Ahaneku, on Thursday said more than 40 percent of the staff of the university spend more time watching pornographic videos and other illicit films at work than doing

Breaking: Imo lawmakers suspend Clerk

imo assembly

The disagreement between Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State and the 27 lawmakers on Thursday took a new dimension as the legislators suspended the Clerk of the House, Chris Duru. The plenary was conducted in an atmosphere of tension and

Fight For- HIV/AIDS- Researchers launch New vaccine, long-acting drug in Africa

DRUGS FOR HIV

Researchers announced the launch of two big studies in Africa on Thursday to test a new HIV vaccine and a long-acting injectable drug, fuelling hopes for better ways to protect against the virus that causes AIDS. The start of the

Breaking-FG Declares Friday Public Holiday for Eid-el-Maulud Celebration

Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau (rtd)

The federal government has declared December 1, 2017 as public holiday to mark the Eid-el-Maulud celebration. The Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau (rtd), who made the declaration on behalf of the federal government, enjoined all Muslim faithful

FG- Fired Lagos trade fair complex concessionaire Over N6bn Debt

Lagos trade fair complex concessionaire

The Federal Government, through the National Council on Privatisation, has sacked the concessionaire in charge of the Lagos International Trade Fair Complex over the non-remittance of lease fees totalling N6bn. As stated in the termination letter issued by the NCP,

To Tackles Cardiac Arrest-A Cardiology Hospital with high Technology Opened in Ikoyi, Lagos

Cardiology

Statistics is still very hazy about the number mortality per annum arising from heart attacks or heart failure which has been on the increase in Nigeria. But medical practitioners and indeed the general public believe the incidence of deaths arising

Unavailability of Medicine, Vaccines now Security Risks to Nigeria-PSN

Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has stated that the unavailability of medicines and vaccines in Nigeria are beginning to pose huge security risks to the populace, noting that tackling drug shortage will require prioritisation of local production by government

1.3m Die of Lung Cancer Annually Across the Globe, Says Expert

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A medical expert with Haematology Department, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Dr. Mojisola Fasiku, has said that no fewer than 1.3 million persons die annually across the globe due to lung cancer infection. Attributing high rate of the disease

Smile Introduces Customers to New Flexi, Bumpa Value Data Plans

Smile-Communications

Smile Nigeria, which is pioneer 4G LTE telecommunications service provider in West Africa, has introduced new Flexi and Bumpa value plans to further empower customers to do more. The introduction, according to the telecoms company, was indicative of Smile listening