Alcohol in 2022 World Cup stadiums - for those who can pay
Alcohol will be available to football fans in stadiums at the 2022 World Cup, but so far only to those purchasing hospitality packages, the contractor behind the premium offerings has said.
6 Habits That Can Harm Your Sexual Performance
A great sex life does not happen by chance or magic, it takes conscious effort. And that effort includes having a healthy lifestyle that improves not just your overall health but also your sexual health. According to a study published in Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology in 2020, an unhealthy lifestyle contributes to the development of…
Drinking Alcohol And Cohabiting Outside Marriage Becomes Legal In The UAE
The United Arab Emirates has announced that drinking alcohol and cohabiting outside of marriage are to be allowed in a major overhaul of the country's Islamic personal laws. The broadening of personal freedoms reflects the changing profile of a country that has sought to bill itself as a Westernised destination for tourists, fortune-seekers and businesses…
5 Ways Alcohol Is Affecting Your Body
There are several ways heavy drinking is affecting your body. According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), heavy drinking is characterised as more than four or five drinks in a two-hour sitting. From DNA to hormones, heavy drinking can alter your body’s biology in a big and detrimental way. Keep reading for…
Serbia Turns Brandy Into Hospital Disinfectant
Nearly 10,000 bottles of Serbia's beloved fruit brandy known as rakija will be used to disinfect a hospital in the central city of Krusevac, the local Red Cross said Monday. The bottles of Viljamovka, a variety of the drink made from pear, have been sitting in a state depot since 2005 after failing an inspection.…
Over 60 killed by bootleg alcohol in Indian state
More than 60 people have died after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials...
Dealers kick as Kaduna LG seals alcohol outlets
Sabon Gari Council in Kaduna State has sealed up alcohol outlets in the area, as part of the ban on the sale and consumption of spirits in the communities.
Court dissolves 5-year-old marriage because husband feeds children alcohol
A Customary Court in Ibadan on Friday dissolved a five-year-old marriage between Mufuliat Soremekun and Abas, her husband, on grounds that he feeds his children with an alcoholic beverage.
COVID-19: Hypocrisy and frightening helplessness
As Nigeria and the world grapple with the impact of COVID-19, some salient issues raised by Albert Camus in his masterpiece, The Plague (1947), once again deserve our attention.