Friday, 9th December 2022
Breaking News:


23 Oct
The Country Representative of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Dr. Walter Kazadi-Mulombo and Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi have urged Lagos residents and Nigerians
19 Oct
With the ocean hit by the greatest heatwave in recent times and climate change measures at a record high, the world should prepare for impact.
14 Jul
About 50 million Nigerians have one visual disability or the other, while nearly seven million Nigerians are blind.
4 Jun
Saudi Arabia on Saturday welcomed its first batch of hajj pilgrims before the coronavirus pandemic, which prompted authorities to sharply restrict the annual ritual.
14 Apr
An independent coalition of global leaders has made recommendations on how to prevent future outbreaks from becoming global pandemics or rather Disease X, the next pandemic.
18 Mar
The Covid-19 pandemic continued its resurgence this week, in particular in Asia and Europe, but the number of related global deaths plunged by a fifth.
4 Mar
Mr Peter Esele, a labour activist, on Friday advised that the lingering fuel scarcity in the country be treated as in the era of pandemics.
20 Feb
For years, Debby Montgomery Johnson didn't tell anyone she'd been scammed out of more than $1 million by a man with whom she believed she was in a loving, though virtual, relationship.
17 Jan
China's pandemic-defying GDP growth slowed in the final months of 2021, official data showed Monday in a worrying signal
13 Jan
A clinician and consultant pharmacist and a fellow of the West African Postgraduate College of Pharmacists, Dr. Joseph Madu, has made recommendations on how to contain
7 Jan
The number of Covid-19 cases soared by nearly two thirds across the world this week, but pandemic-linked deaths continued to drop.
31 Dec 2021
The number of Covid-19 cases spiralled by more than a half across the world this week, while pandemic-linked deaths dropped nine percent.


20 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged his successor to build on his legacies in the agricultural sector to achieve food security in the country
44 mins ago
The House of Representatives has applauded the partnership between Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited and Tantita security service Nigeria Ltd owned by Oweizide Ekpemupolo aimed at ensuring the security of oil facilities in the oil-rich Niger Delta region of the country.
1 hour ago
The medical consultants under the auspices of the Medical and Dental Consultants' Association (MDCAN) have raised the alarm that the migration of the medical workforce from the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), is seriously affecting the survival of the tertiary health institution.
1 hour ago
Further to its commitment to the ban on commercial motorcycles within the nation's capital, Abuja, the joint enforcement team of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) crushed 432 seized motorcycles on Thursday.
1 hour ago
The Boko Haram insurgency terrorising the Northeast part of the country is the handiwork of foreigners who penetrated the region in the guise of seeking to acquire Quranic education, Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar El-Kanemi, has said.