Monday, 25 October, 2021

Category: Health


Under the threat of losing their jobs, hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers finally got a COVID-19 vaccine. Teachers, nurses and home health aides accepted their occupations’ mandates. The mass resignations some experts had predicted did not occur, as most Read more…


ARE there any special reasons Mother Nature made about 70 per cent of the Earth’s surface water, and, also, made water about 70 per cent of the human body? Why does water, in like manner, account for 15 per cent Read more…


Right-wing personality and talk radio host Dennis Prager, who once “proved” COVID was nothing to worry about by describing his habit of eating with dirty utensils in restaurants, has now contracted COVID. But, this wasn’t a bad thing, Prager insisted. In Read more…


The death of storied general and statesman Colin Powell from complications related to COVID-19 should not lead to any concerns about the efficacy of the coronavirus vaccines, according to experts and government officials. The fact remains that unvaccinated people are 11 times more Read more…


By Ifeoma Ejiofor The School of Nursing, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH) Nnewi on Saturday matriculated and capped two hundred and fifteen student nurses. In her address, the principal of school, Mrs Joy C. Aralu said that the matriculants Read more…


Bill Clinton will remain hospitalized overnight as he recovers from a urological infection. But a spokesman said Friday that he was doing better and was in good spirits. “All health indicators are trending in the right direction, including his white Read more…


…trains journalists on reporting risk, protection The World Health Organisation (WHO) has deployed dozens of Community health champions to the Internally Displaced Persons’ (IDPs) camps in Borno to scale up sensitization on protection against seven killer diseases in the state. Read more…


The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has issued a revised international travel protocol into Nigeria, stating that all travelers arriving Nigeria, either vaccinated or unvaccinated, must present a negative COVID-19 test conducted not more than 72 hours before boarding. Read more…


Ebonyi State Ministry of Solid Minerals Development yesterday warned residents of the state against storage of solid minerals in residential buildings, insisting that such unhealthy acts are prohibited by the law. The special assistant to the state governor on solid Read more…


In the past two months, no fewer than 60 cases of sexual and gender-based violence have been filed in court by the Oyo State Ministry of Justice, just as sodomy is now on the rise. Coordinator, Oyo State Sexual and Read more…


…Urges Nigerians to grant Kanu’s last wish by electing Igbo President in 2023 …As Ogbonnaya Onu, Adedipe, Ihejirika, others pay glowing tributes Apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said the commitment of late Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (rtd) to Read more…


… We’re ready for 2023–Gbajabiamila, Hamzat, others  National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has expressed his thanks to God for bringing him back to Nigeria safely, said God is the giver of life and He is Read more…