Saturday, 28th January 2023
Breaking News:


14 Nov
An analysis of the 2023 proposed budget allocation for health security shows, on average, a 13 per cent reduction in allocation from the 2022 approval to the 2023 proposal. In some instances, the reduction is as much as 233 per cent.
21 Feb 2018
Sitting for hours on end is linked to nine more cancers than we thought, according to the cancer expert who is helping to re-write the exercise guidelines.
11 Aug 2016
Poised to curtail epidemics in Africa and beyond, over 1000 field epidemiologists from the world over have converged in Abuja, the Nigerian capital city to discuss new strategies on combating disease outbreaks.


9 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has backed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to phase out the current 200, 500, and 1000 naira notes by Tuesday, January 31. The Presidency in a statement said Buhari insisted that the deadline is "aimed at people hoarding illicit funds and not the common man, and that it had become necessary…
53 mins ago
Presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar on Saturday said the deadline for the use of old naira notes is unrealistic and causing discomfort. “The deadline is going to cause heavy discomfort for Nigerians," Atiku said in a video tweet. "It will be magnanimous for the Federal Government and the regulatory body…
1 hour ago
The Prof. Pat Utomi-led Big Tent Coalition of political parties and civil society groups for Obi-Datti has appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission...
1 hour ago
People who criminalise homosexuality are "wrong", Pope Francis said in a letter published on Saturday, seeking to clarify earlier comments about homosexual acts being a "sin"
2 hours ago
Leeds beat Accrington Stanley 3-1 to book their place in the fifth round of the FA Cup for the first time in seven years