Thursday, 9th December 2021
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29 Apr
Condom sales have soared as COVID-19 restrictions begin to ease worldwide, according to a UK-based pharmaceutical giant. Reckitt Benckiser on Wednesday said its Durex brand of condoms, lubricants, and sex toys notched a “double-digit” increase in sales in the first quarter compared to a year ago as lockdowns eased in key markets. Demand for the…
9 Nov 2020
The Ward Development Committee (WDC), Ganjuwa Local Government Council in Bauchi State has decried the scarcity of Child Birth Spacing (CBS) commodities especially condoms in the area. The WDC Chairman, Mr Mustpha Ibrahim, made the observation when Bauchi State Public Health Media Network visited Kafin Madaki Primary Healthcare Center (PHC) on Monday. Ibrahim attributed the…
5 Oct 2020
Andrew Lewis has been handed four years jail term for rape after he pierced holes in a condom before having sex with a woman. The Worcester Crown Court in the UK on October 2 sentenced the 47-year-old train driver who had admitted to rape at an earlier hearing. Sentencing him, Judge Cole said the woman…
24 Sep 2020
Police in Vietnam have confiscated an estimated 345,000 used condoms which had been cleaned, repacked and resold as new, state media reported. Dozens of large bags containing the used contraceptives scattered across the floor of a warehouse in the southern province of Binh Duong were shown in footage by state-owned Vietnam Television (VTV) this week.…
28 Mar 2020
A global shortage of condoms is oncoming as the world’s largest manufacturer was forced to shut down production due to the coronavirus pandemic. Goh Miah Kiat, the Chief Executive of Karex Bhd, the Malaysian company that makes one in every five condoms globally told Reuters about his fears of an impending global shortage of condoms.…
26 Dec 2019
The use of condoms sits high atop the list of safe sex practices that people can imbibe but the truth is not everyone enjoys the use of condoms during sex. Although men come to mind when it comes to being reluctant about condom use, there are cases when it is a woman saying that she…
20 Nov 2019
Global health charity Marie Stopes said Wednesday it had recalled hundreds of thousands of faulty condoms on sale in Uganda, where HIV rates are among the highest in the world.
23 Aug 2019
How knowledgeable are you about condoms? In case your answer falls in the negative, you don’t have to worry as we are here to give you some insight into condoms. Condoms have been around for a long time with cave paintings from 12,000 years ago claimed to show the first evidence of condom use. The…
13 Feb 2019
Durex through its recent launch of the Performa condom in Nigeria is optimistic about enhancing bedroom intimacy between partners while advocating for a safer sex culture in Nigeria.
17 Oct 2018
A perpetually unctuous, self-lubricating latex developed by a team of scientists in Boston could boost the use of condoms, they reported Wednesday in the journal Royal Society Open Science. Protective sheaths made with the specially treated membrane take on a slick and slippery quality in the presence of natural bodily fluids, lab experiments showed. And…
7 Jan 2018
Hacey Health Initiative and Nigeria Business Coalition Against AIDS (NiBUCCA) have recommended scaling up the distribution of condoms to at least two million Nigerians in 2018.


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The National Universities Commission (NUC), has presented the operating certificate for the Kingsley Ozumba Mbadiwe University, Ogboko, to the Imo State government.
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Nigeria's former finance minister and current director-general of the World Trade Organisation Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and filmmaker Mo Abudu have been recognised by Forbes among the world's most powerful women in 2021.
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Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, (NAPTIP), Dr. Fatima Waziri-Azi, has called for a stronger partnership with members of the fourth estate to strengthen the fight against human trafficking in Nigeria. She made the call at the opening of a three-day media training workshop held in Keffi, Nasarawa state…