Zero Waste, circular economy and sustainability will top the agenda of the second run of Zero Waste Berlin Festival, the organizers have announced.
Rising paternity fraud as metaphor for dysfunctional society
Of late, the nation has been replete with sour tales wafting from every corner. Starting from widespread insecurity (occasioned by violent crimes- terrorism, banditry, kidnapping) to corruption, weakened economy, worsening human development index...
NASA confirms Perseverance Mars rover got its first piece of rock
NASA confirmed Monday that its Perseverance Mars rover succeeded in collecting its first rock sample for scientists to pore over when a future mission eventually brings it back to Earth.
Experts forecast rise in heat-related deaths, illnesses
Researchers have raised fresh alarm on rising cases of heat-related deaths and illnesses. A new document from the United Nations has warned that at least one billion children in Nigeria and other countries, especially those in Sub Saharan Africa are most...
Kaduna to engage drones for medical supplies
On June 26, 2021, a pregnant, haemorrhaging patient arrived at Asamankese Hospital in rural Ghana. The patient required four units of O+ blood, which was not stocked at the facility.
Experts seek association of pharmacy faculties in Africa to enhance practice
The African Pharmaceutical Forum (APF), the 5th Regional Forum of the International Pharmaceutical Forum (FIP), has called for a quick formation of an association of faculties of pharmacy in Africa to enable practitioners practise anywhere on the continent.
Why humans cannot live beyond 150 years, by study
Scientists have provided explanations on why humans are never going to be able to live beyond 150 years of age. They developed an app to predict the maximum lifespan.
COVID-19 challenges raise concerns over future funding for HIV
Why the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine shouldn’t be skipped as jab hesitancy is lower in poorer countries compared to developed nations
Advancing safer alternatives to nicotine
International public health specialists, scientists, medical practitioners, tobacco control experts, industry and investment analysts and consumers convened for the Global Forum on Nicotine 2021....
Urine-to-energy inventor receives two new patents for discoveries
A Nigerian scientist and President/Director of Research at Lumos Laboratories Nigeria Limited, Ejikeme Patrick Nwosu, has been awarded two Invention patent rights of the Federal Republic of Nigeria for his two latest innovations.