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Experts Task Women on Cervical Cancer Screening

Some medical experts have stressed the need for women to adopt regular screening for cervical cancer for early detection and reduce possible deaths to...

COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 118 New Infections in Nigeria

Nigeria’s tally of people infected with the COVID-19 pandemic has hit 61,558, with the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), confirming 118 new cases...

Medical Practitioner Advocates Integration of Mental Health Into Education Curriculum

Dr Muhammad-Bashir Yahaya, a medical practitioner, has advocated the integration of mental health education into the basic health education curriculum to correct the perceptions people...

Africa’s Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Pass 1.63m

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across the African continent has reached 1,636,748 as of Sunday, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and...

Pica Disorder Can Cause Poisoning, Blockage of Intestines – Gynaecologist

An Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Dr Abosede Lewu, says  Pica disorder, also known as eating or chewing of non-food items, can lead to nutrient deficiencies,...

Multichoice Nigeria Donates Protective Equipment to UNTH, ESUTH

A cable Television Service Provider, Multichoice Nigeria, on Friday donated protective garments and face masks to the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH) and...

Nigeria Records 212 New COVID-19 Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed 212 new cases of Coronavirus(COVID-19) in the country. NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle...

World Food Day: Nutritionist Calls for Balanced Diet for Nigerian Children

A Nutritionist, Mrs Henrietta Ugwu, has urged Nigerian parents to always give adequate balanced diet to children for the nourishment of their bodies and...

148 New Cases Push Nigeria’s COVID-19 Toll to 60,982

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 148  new cases of coronavirus in the country, according to its official twitter handle on Thursday. It...

Poor Oral Hygiene, Most Common Cause of Mouth Odour – Dentist

A dentist, Dr Azeez Oladimeji, has identified poor oral hygiene as the most common cause of bad breathe. Oladimeji said this on Wednesday in Ibadan. According...

Diabetic Patients Prone to Gangrene — Expert

Dr Wasiu Adelodun, a Medical Practitioner, who majors in medical parasitology, says diabetic patients are more prone to gangrene, advising patients to seek early medical...

Nigeria Records 1 Death, 225 New Cases of COVID-19

Nigeria recorded one death and 225 fresh Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed on its Twitter handle on...

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CSOs Seek Investigation of Lekki Killing to Douse Youths’ Anger

Civil Society Organisations (CSO) have called on the National Assembly and the Federal Government to investigate the Lekki Toll Plaza killings of #EndSARS protesters...

Hamilton Dons #EndSARS T-shirt for Pre-race Interview

Six-times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton donned a T-shirt protesting against police violence in Nigeria for a pre-race television interview at the Portuguese...

EEDC Migrates Customers to Improve Electricity Service From Nov 1

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) says it has started the upgrade and migration of its customers to improve electricity service delivery within the...

Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons to Begin January 2021- ICAN

The required 50 states have ratified the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) and it will now enter into force in January,...