Sunday, 01 August, 2021

Category: Health


National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have unanimously agreed to embark on an indefinite strike from Monday, August 2, 2021. This is coming at a very critical time when the country is currently experiencing a rise in COVID-19 infections, the signal Read more…


A batch of early coronavirus data that went missing for a year has emerged from hiding. In June, an American scientist discovered that more than 200 genetic sequences from COVID-19 patient samples isolated in China early in the pandemic had Read more…


Operatives of the Delta Police Command have arrested two ladies with 390 wraps of drugs suspected to be Indian hemp. The two ladies, Hope Azion, 25, and Joy Okorie, 21, both from Erovie Quarters, Ozoro, Isoko North Local Government Area Read more…


By Ifeoma Ejiofor Iyom Chinelo Amechi, wife of first republic Minister of Aviation Chief Mbazulike Amechi is dead. She was 91 years old. Mrs Amechi died on July 23, 2021 at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH) after 10 Read more…


The Peoples Democratic Party has slammed the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), over his recent trip to London for the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Education (GPE) 2021-2025. The PDP said it is appalling that “Buhari Read more…


An unidentified axe man is on a killing spree in Ahaba village in Orodo community in Mbaitoli Council Area of Imo State. The Nation gathered he has reportedly beheaded three persons and chopped off the hands of at least five persons. Read more…


One month after Air Peace announced the commencement of Ilorin flight from Lagos and Abuja, an Ilorin bound aircraft belonging to the airline crash landed with scores of passenger and crew members on board. The aircraft crash landed around 9.30am Read more…


Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of French cities for the second weekend in a row to protest against health passes and mandatory vaccination for medics. In Paris, rallies ended up in scuffles with police. Law Read more…


The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun has confirmed the death of nine people in an accident involving two vehicles on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Wednesday. The Sector Commander of FRSC in the state, Mr Ahmed Umar, said 16 Read more…


A medical doctor working with General Hospital Ugwolawo, Ofu Local Government Area, Solomon Nidiamaka, has been kidnapped by gunmen in Kogi State. It was gathered that the medical practitioner was forcefully taken away by the kidnappers around 8:30 am from Read more…


A man in China has died after contracting a rare infectious disease from primates, known as the Monkey B virus, Chinese health officials revealed in a report Saturday. The victim, a 53-year-old veterinarian based in Beijing, was the first documented Read more…


From Chijioke Agwu, Abakaliki The people of Amaeze in Ishiagu community, Ivo Local Government Area, Ebonyi State, yesterday, raised the alarm over incessant killings, attacks and wanton destruction of lives and property. The community said between March and June, they lost over three Read more…