Obama: 'No One Nation' Can Confront Global Development Challenges
Former U.S. President Barack Obama said nations must cooperate to confront some of world's most pressing challenges, including climate change, poverty, disease, and discrimination.
‘Noise pollution, stress, sitting in traffic, poverty fuel mental disorders in Nigeria’
The commonest mental disorder is anxiety, depression and stress related conditions. Those tend to be the commonest. Another is sleep disorder which people seem not aware of.
How poverty affects brain, child development
A picture slowly emerged that being too short early in life is a sign of adverse conditions — such as poor diet and regular bouts of diarrhoeal disease — and a predictor for intellectual deficits and mortality.
Why Christians are good at fighting poverty
How could a minority be “favoured” in an overwhelming Muslim country like Egypt and how could a “corrupt” region be the centre point of Muslim migration in a place like Nigeria is seemingly beyond the comprehension of everyone.
How poverty, ignorance fuel Borno’s non-compliance on polio immunisation
The coordinator disclosed this on Monday in Maiduguri; while reviewing the polio immunization exercise at the Primary Health Centre of Maiduguri Metropolitan Council (MMC).
Want to end the poverty cycle? Empower women
Of the 960 million illiterate people in the world, two-thirds are women. Startling? Read on. And in well-functioning economies, we know that the education level...
Between leadership, prosperity and poverty
Nigerians desire an economic development that is all inclusive and citizens oriented and not just one that ensures for the benefits of a few who have become ‘vultures of fortune’ on the...
Inequality, extreme poverty and 2030 target
Nigeria, others home to 800m of worlds’ poorestInequality, with its consequences- the breeding of extreme poverty, is actively ravaging the world’s population.