Historic Events

Winners At The 2018 AFRIMA

November 26, 2018 Joshua Samuel

Latest in Nigerian News   Nigerian singer, Davido emerged the biggest winner at the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) 2018 which held in Accra, Ghana. The prestigious awards which are in its fifth edition went down on Saturday at the Accra International Conference Centre Ghana with a host of stars {Read More..}

Health

10 Proven Health Benefits of Garlic

July 30, 2018 Blessing

“Let food be thy medicine, and medicine be thy food.” Those are famous words from the ancient Greek physician Hippocrates, often called the father of Western medicine. He actually used to prescribe garlic to treat a variety of medical conditions. Here are the health benefits of garlic supported by Human {Read More..}

Health

Mysterious Killer in Zamfara Finally Identified

March 29, 2018 Joshua Samuel

Finally, the mysterious illness that killed eight persons in Dungurawa village of Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area in Zamfara State has been identified as Cerebro Spinal Meningitis. Making the disclosure to the press and the general public in Kano on Wednesday, March 28, the Kano State Commissioner of Health, Malam {Read More..}

Health

Today in World History (March, 27th)

March 27, 2018 Joshua Samuel

On March 27, 1998, exactly 20 years ago today, the United State’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Viagra. Men in the United States and eventually around other parts of the world got a boost when a drug that was intended to treat high blood pressure was found to increase {Read More..}

Features

Today In World History (March 23rd)

March 23, 2018 Joshua Samuel

On March 23, 1983, Barney Clark dies 112 days after becoming the world’s first recipient of a permanent artificial heart. The 61-year-old dentist spent the last four months of his life in a hospital bed at the University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City, attached to a 350-pound {Read More..}

Health

Oyo Shuts Down 8 Health Facilities

March 15, 2018 Joshua Samuel

The Oyo State Government has shut down 8 health facilities to eradicate quackery. The state government said that using auxiliary nurses in private health facilities would no longer be tolerated. The state’s Commissioner for Health, Dr Aziz Adedotun, made the pronouncement during a routine monitoring exercise and inspection of private {Read More..}

Health

Valentine Blues: NACA Warns Youths on Unhealthy Behaviors

February 14, 2018 Joshua Samuel

The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), has warned young people to avoid risky behavior while celebrating the Valentine’s Day to avoid health problem and other self inflicted injuries. The project coordinator of the National Comprehensive AIDS Program in States, Dr Mariam Ezekwe, gave the advice in Abuja {Read More..}