Expert to Nigerians: Eat local foods to prevent diseases

A Consultant in Reproductive Endocrinology, Prof. Oladapo Ashiru, urged Nigerians to cultivate the habit of eating local foods to prevent diseases such as diabetes. Ashiru, who the Chief Executive Officer of a Lagos-based Detoxification Clinic,...

Drug abuse: NGO moves to curb menace among teenagers

The Vanguard Against Drug Abuse (VGADA), an NGO, on Tuesday said it had launched campaign to educate teenagers in Abuja, on the dangers of consuming illegal drugs, The President of the NGO, Dr Hope...

Nigeria needs 155,000 additional doctors to achieve Universal health coverage- Don

Nigeria needs additional 155,000 doctors at the ratio of one doctor to 1000 people to achieve the Universal Health Coverage (UHC), Prof. Usman Ahmed, Provost, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Federal University Dutse...

How Osinbajo, RCCG Plan ANN Hijack to Run Against Buhari -Dr Jay Osi...

BY REMI ADEBAYO ●Says Plot to Weaken Party Ahead of 2023 Still Active Fearing that President Muhammadu Buhari might replace him as running mate in the 2019 presidential election, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo alongside leadership of...

2019: Why Adelabu’s Aloofness May Cost Oyo APC Governorship Seat

Consultation is part of politics, no doubt. The standard practice in democratic contest is that a candidate with eye on the ball immediately mends fence and engage fellow contestants to guarantee electoral victory. Often the...

Ekiti debts: DMO, Fayose bicker over state liability

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has said that the immediate past administration of Mr Ayo Fayose had a debt profile of about N120 billion as at June. The revelation about the financial records of Ekiti...

2019: Stakeholders predict APC victory in Yobe

The candidature of President Muhammadu Buhari and Alhaji Maimala Buni for president and governorship respectively, remained an assurance for the victory of the party in 2019 in the state. The All Progressives Congress (APC) stakeholders made...

Euro weak as Italian budget raises EU political risks

The euro hovered near a one-week low against the dollar on Friday as the European Commission’s criticism of Italy’s populist budget sparked fresh concerns about political tensions in the common currency zone. The dollar index,...

Oni of Ife unveils new wife, a Prophetess

Oni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, on Friday unveiled his new wife, Queen Morenike Naomi Oluwaseyi. The new Queen, 25, a prophetess, is the Founder/President of En-Heralds, an interdenominational ministry based in Akure, Ondo state. She...

Football enthusiasts in Enugu hail Eagles after 3-2 victory over Libya

A cross-section of football enthusiasts in Enugu on Tuesday hailed the Super Eagles for brightening the country’s chances of qualification for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon. A brace by Odion Ighalo...

Henry starts off at Monaco, as Ligue 1 returns

The French Ligue 1 will resume from the international break on Friday, but Thierry Henry’s start of his reign as AS Monaco coach will be the major talking point. Henry who begins with a trip...

Flash floods in Tunisia leave five dead, two missing

Flash flooding in Tunisia has killed at least five people while a further two are unaccounted for, the interior ministry said on Thursday. Two died in the Kef region in the northwest and another in...

Police arrest 21 suspected political thugs, as 2 die in Lagos

Lagos State Police Command said it  arrested 21 suspected political thugs following the death of two suspected cultists at a political rally in Obanikoro area of the state. The command spokesperson, CSP Chike Oti, made...

Physician cautions nursing mothers fond of breastfeeding while lying down

A Medical Practitioner, Dr. Ayopo Adeyemi, on Thursday, warned nursing mothers against breastfeeding while lying down as the baby runs the risk of aspirating the milk. Adeyemi told newsmen in Lagos that when a nursing...