Friday, 19th August 2022
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17 Jul
Former Chief Medical Director (CMD), Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Professor of Public Health Medicine and currently Director of the Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance Nigeria, Akin Osibogun has called on well-meaning Nigerians to embrace healthy lifestyles to prevent diabetes and other related health conditions.
17 Apr
The Tin Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has facilitated about 71,014.4 Metric Tonnes of export cargoes with a total Free on Board
8 Apr
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Area II Command Onne Port, said it facilitated export cargoes worth N109 billion in the first quarter of 2022.
10 Mar
A new study published March 4, 2022, has validated more local plants for the prevention and treatment of kidney diseases. Top on the list is ginger, grape, turmeric, beetroot juice
28 Feb
Acting President of National Ginger Association of Nigeria (NGAN), Mikah Adamu, at the weekend, urged Federal and state governments to invest in ginger production to promote
31 Dec 2021
Medicinal plants are not only popular for their ample store of active ingredients but also boast of several pharmacological properties including the modulation of components of the immune system.
23 Dec 2021
The Yuletide is here again! Yuletide, synonymous with Christmas, is a period between December 21 and January 1. It is a season of celebration and merriment, but it comes with ‘dryness’.
18 Nov 2021
Nigerian scientists have developed a blend of exotic herbs and species enriched with powerful immune strengthening benefits for the management and prevention of infectious
2 Sep 2021
As part of efforts to develop traditional medicine in Nigeria and to mark African Traditional Medicine Day (ATMD) 2021, on August 31, stakeholders have made recommendations.
21 Jul 2021
...Releases new song 'Ginger' Afro-Pop singer, Specdo, has revealed affection for Nigerian music star, Innocent Tuface Idibia, saying the singer, popularly known as TuBaba, is his mentor in the entertainment business. Born in Ogun State, southwest Nigeria, Specdo, whose real name is Ajayi Solomon hails from Oghara, Delta State, in Nigeria’s oil-rich Niger Delta region.…
22 Jan 2021
To promote value chain development of ginger as a produce capable of boosting wealth creation, employment opportunities and improved gross domestic product (GDP), the Raw Material research...
13 Aug 2020
Scientists have continued to advance efforts to identify and validate plants and natural products with antiviral properties, especially against the deadly Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus


30 mins ago
Mr Valentine Ozigbo, the former Anambra Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has defected to the Labour Party (LP).
34 mins ago
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says floods destroyed 1,750 hectares of farmland and displaced 183 households in Numan Local Government Area of Adamawa.
34 mins ago
Armed men broke into a hospital in the suburbs of Port-au-Prince and seized a patient before shooting him dead outside, the non-governmental group Doctors Without Border (MSF) said on Thursday.
51 mins ago
Kylian Mbappe will be the focus of attention as Paris Saint-Germain aim to continue their perfect start to the season in Sunday's trip to Lille in Ligue 1.
53 mins ago
The Federal Government says that there are no short shelf doses of COVID-19 vaccine donations in the country.