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29 Sep
Today is World Heart Day (WHD) and cardiologists have alerted to a steep rise in cases of heart attack, stroke and kidney failure in the country.
29 Sep 2021
To mark the World Heart Day (WHD) today, medical experts have alerted to spike in heart disease cases and death in the country. They blamed the situation on rise in smoking, diabetes, high blood pressure, obesity and air pollution.
27 Sep 2021
Super Eagles and Arsenal legend, Kanu Nwankwo, is expected to lead over 2,000 personalities, including football icons and actors, in a 7.20-kilometre exercise tagged ‘Walk With Kanu Nwankwo’ in Abuja on Wednesday.
7 Oct 2020
As part of efforts to mark the World Heart Day, Three Crowns Milk in partnership with K-dove place, a wellness and recreational center in Ojodu, organised a heart health...
30 Sep 2019
Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki yesterday canvassed sustainable awareness campaigns on the need for people to adopt healthy lifestyles in order to reduce...
29 Sep 2019
Today is World Heart Day - a day set aside to raise awareness on heart health. According to a study, heart diseases is the leading cause of death, accounting for more than 17.6 million deaths per year in 2016, a number that is expected to grow to more than 23.6 million by 2030. The human heart…
29 Sep 2019
As the world marks World Heart Day today, Dr. Olayide A. Jinadu, Medical Director at Charis-Med Hospital, Lagos wants Nigerians to make healthy choices in lifestyle, diet, and general wellbeing.
12 Oct 2018
To commemorate the World Heart Day celebrated worldwide on September 29. Total Group in Nigeria organised a bouquet of activities to mark this year’s event. Many people are unaware of the importance of their heart health and condition until it is too late. To help bring this awareness to the fore of people’s minds, Total…
29 Sep 2018
Today is World Heart Day (WHD). World Heart Federation (WHF) has set aside September 29 of every year to celebrate the WHD and to educate and raise awareness on risk factors of heart diseases.“
22 Oct 2017
Speaking at the media parley to commemorate the day, Marketing Director, PZ Wilmar, Mr. Kalyan Bandyopadhyay, said this year’s theme is a call for everyone to be involved in the quest for a healthy heart.
30 Sep 2017
Every three minutes, someone dies and about 17.3 million lives are lost annually owing to heart or circulatory disease. It is against this backdrop that the World Heart Federation (WHF) in 2000 founded the World Heart Day,....
6 Oct 2016
Nigeria on September 29 joined the rest of the globe to celebrate the World Heart Day (WHD), which is part of an international campaign to spread awareness about heart disease and stroke prevention.


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The Israeli security cabinet has announced measures to revoke certain rights of "terrorist families" after two attacks in east Jerusalem, one of which killed seven people near a synagogue. Ahead of the meeting late Saturday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had promised a "strong" and "swift" response to the attacks carried out by two Palestinians from…
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On Wednesday, January 25, the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign train stopped at Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The ancient city was in a celebration mood as the APC presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, was greeted by a mammoth crowd of APC members and supporters at the party’s presidential campaign rally held at the MKO Abiola International Stadium, Abeokuta.
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Prof. Florence Obi, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, has directed the Medical Board of the institution to urgently conduct a thorough investigation into the circumstances leading to the death of a student.
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Micheal Chigozie Agwu, popularly known as Tempoe is behind the male voice echo “Mad” that you hear at the start of most of your favourite hit songs. The 27-year-old music producer talks with Guardian Life about his childhood, music production and what to expect from him this year. What was childhood like and how did you…
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The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, has urged retired military officers to show understanding with the Federal Government in the effort to pay them the Security Debarment Allowance (SDA). Irabor made the call at the 42nd Anniversary Dinner of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) 28 Regular Course Welfare Association on Saturday in…