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11 Jan
Minister of Science, Technology, and Innovation, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has said Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) remain the driving force of growth and development in the nation.
31 Dec
To advance the cause of science, technology and innovation (STI) in Nigeria, about N924 billion investments would be needed in the sector.
12 Nov
Minister of State for Science, Technology and Innovation, Mohammed Abdullahi, says African nations should deploy Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) tools to solve problems confronting humanity.
3 Sep 2020
Maybe you have heard it or maybe you have not, but many people have stopped shaving or waxing their pubic hair because of reports that shaving your pubic hair increases the risk of sexually transmitted infections. If you are among those who stopped shaving your pubic hair for this reason, then you might want to reconsider.…
1 Jul 2019
Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc has announced the opening of rights issues for existing shareholders, which has commenced since June 24, 2019, and will run through July 31, 2019. The Head of Corporate Communications and Brand Management of the underwriting firm, Segun Bankole, who spoke to The Guardian over the weekend, said that the company is…
7 Jun 2019
Everyday, over one million new cases of curable Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) are recorded among 15 to 49 years population, a World Health Organisation (WHO) research reveals. The figure amounts to over 376 million new cases annually of four infections, including chlamydia, gonorrhoea, trichomoniasis and syphilis. According to the research findings, in 2016, there were…
23 May 2019
May marks women’s health month! Although improving your overall health and wellbeing should really be the ultimate goal year round, this month serves as a reminder for women to really hone in on those aspects of health that have been neglected.
28 Feb 2019
Remember that time when you were running to the bathroom every second to urinate? Oh and remember that most times, there would be a burning painful sensation every time you urinated. But you blamed it on your partner then because you could have sworn that he or she had given you a sexually transmitted infection.…
4 Feb 2019
Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc (STI) has continued to affirm commitment and capacity to honour all genuine claims as and when due, as it settled claims totaling N4.24 billion to various insured, spread across the country in 2018. A statement by the company’s spokesperson and Head of Corporate Communications and Brand Management, Segun Bankole, posited that…
1 Oct 2018
Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc (STI) recorded Gross Premium Written (GPW) of N8.5 billion in 2017, a 33 per cent increase over the N6.3 billion recorded in 2016.   The Chairman, Oluseun Ajayi, who stated this at the company’s yearly meetings in Lagos, noted that the net claims expenses for 2017, was N1.3 billion, a 9.5…
2 Mar 2018
The World Health Organization (WHO) has raised alarm to the global widespread of Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and bacterial vaginosis...
29 Jan 2018
Every two minutes around the world, a woman dies of cervical cancer. In 2017, the World Health Organisation (WHO) reported that the number of Nigerian women suffering from cervical cancer annually totalled 14,089 making it the second leading cause of cancer deaths. Sadly, this statistics is not only high in Nigeria. Up to 530, 000…


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Rwanda said Friday it will reopen its land border with Uganda at the end of the month after a three-year closure, a major breakthrough in efforts to repair ties between the neighbours.
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Toyota retained its crown as the world's top-selling automaker on Friday, having overcome a chip shortage and supply chain woes to beat Volkswagen for a second straight year.
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Malian cotton farmers are set to produce a bumper crop this year, but Mahamadou Konate is worried, belying the smile he wears as he paces through his field.
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Escalating tensions over Ukraine are increasing the risk that nuclear weapons could be used, putting the world in dire jeopardy, the head of the Nobel prize-winning group ICAN told AFP.
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According to Albert Schweitzer, "The only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.” The aforementioned is so apt for top multi-media broadcaster, on-air personality, voiceover artist and talent manager, Adedoyin Ayomide Samuel, who is popularly known as AyRubber and would be among those…