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30 Oct
The Police High Command (PHC), yesterday, said that there is no bomb planted anywhere in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), just as it added that its decoy operatives remain vigilant...
16 Sep
Health, stakeholders say, is one of most expensive basic necessities of life. Several reports have shown that less than 20 per cent of Primary Health Care (PHC) centres in Nigeria are functional and more than 80 per cent of these facilities..
30 Jun 2022
The fears, and distresses that followed the contagious epidemic – which practically crumbled the world economy cannot be forgotten in a hurry.
28 Oct 2021
Medical experts have decried persistent poor health indices in the country and warned that the situation is expected to remain poor in the near future due to insecurity and poverty.
22 Aug 2021
A first glimpse at this facility would likely make one assume it is an abandoned cottage, until you take a closer look. It comprises a single block that houses five rooms.
13 Jun 2021
In 2019, the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration decided to establish four Bioresource Development Centres (BIODEC) across the country.
6 Dec 2020
Executive Director of National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaib, has said the agency would pursue Federal Government’s primary healthcare revitalisation agenda in 2021 to strengthen primary health care (PHC) and have a robust system.
19 Nov 2020
Until now, several studies have shown that hypertension and diabetes mellitus are highly prevalent in Nigeria and other low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) and a leading cause of morbidity and mortality.
23 Jul 2020
The Rotary Club of Maryland has donated foot-operated hand wash sanitising unit, infrared thermometers, face shields and masks, among other essential items, to Command Day Secondary School
12 Apr 2020
The FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, has called on the management of National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), to construct more healthcare facilities for the FCT. She said Wuse and Central ward of the nation’s capital was in urgent need of primary Health Care Centres especially as some hospitals have been designated…
2 Mar 2020
A United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) Consultant and Public Health Expert, Dr. Dayo Adeyanju, has admonished government at all levels to intensify epidemic outbreak control
4 Dec 2019
Some groups of medical experts have said there is looming danger in Nigeria’s healthcare system if necessary and urgent steps are not taken to address it.


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It is the question on the lips of every Jamaican -- and none more so than the country's most famous athlete, eight-time Olympic gold medal sprinter Usain Bolt.
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Face contouring is a makeup technique used to enhance or define certain features of the face. This technique uses shading and highlighting to enhance and define the natural structure of the face.
It is done by applying makeup in a specific way to create the illusion of shadows and highlights giving off the illusion of a…
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Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers on Saturday assured that Super Eagles forward Kelechi Iheanacho would now be having a good measure of playing time at the club.
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President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, stated that the redesign of the country’s currency by his administration was targeted at those hoarding illicit funds and not the common man.
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A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Friday, adjourned the hearing on the suit filed by the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) seeking a referendum to determine the fate of Biafra and other self-determination agitations to March 30, 2023.