HUMAN INTEREST

Senator Ben Bruce Mourns Wife as Cancer Wins_Ada Nkong

Senator Ben Murray Bruce ,Famous for his 'common sense ' epistles has lost his wife to cancer. The grieving senator took to his twitter handle to share his grief and bid his beloved wife farewell. ‪"I’m broken. Just lost my beautiful wife to cancer. She was my best friend for 43 years and my wife… Continue reading Senator Ben Bruce Mourns Wife as Cancer Wins_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Covid-19: Five Suspected Cases in Nassarawa State_Ada Nkong

Five persons from the same family have been quarantined at the Federal Medical Centre in Keffi, Nasarawa State following showing symptoms of the Coronavirus. The Chief Medical Director of the Hospital, Dr Adamu Yahaya who spoke to journalists said the family members arrived Keffi Local Government Area from Ogun State today.According to him, the patients… Continue reading Covid-19: Five Suspected Cases in Nassarawa State_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Up Close With Covid-19_Biodun Ogungbo MBBS, FRCS, FRCSEd, MSc

Covid-19 is the name and infecting you is the game.The game is simple, try and prevent getting infected with the Corona virus.The prize, if you win: Good health for you and your loved ones.If you lose: there is a 20% risk of a serious illness and a chance of death. How it spreadsCoronavirus disease spreads… Continue reading Up Close With Covid-19_Biodun Ogungbo MBBS, FRCS, FRCSEd, MSc

EDUCATION · ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE · FAMILY

Online Educational resources For Children during School Shut Down_Femi Ehiabhi

The Coronavorus is impacting people across the world in various ways, and in many countries and states schools are being shut down, which means parents are looking for a way to help kids continue to learn. Luckily, there are a lot of online learning websites that can be used from the comfort of your own… Continue reading Online Educational resources For Children during School Shut Down_Femi Ehiabhi

HEALTH · WORLD NEWS

COVID-19:Iran records heavy virus deaths_Femi Ehiabhi

Iran on Thursday announced 149 new deaths in 24 hours from the novel coronavirus -- one every 10 minutes -- as calls mounted for the government to take stricter measures against the disease. The latest toll was a daily record for Iran, where the overall toll of 1,284 dead makes it one of the countries… Continue reading COVID-19:Iran records heavy virus deaths_Femi Ehiabhi

COMMUNICATION · Governance · POLITICS

COVID-19: President Speaks at last_Femi Ehiabhi

Following the recent Coronavirus cases recorded in the country, President Buhari has appealed to Nigerians to be caution and not fearful. This was contained in a statement released by his media aide, Garba Shehu. The President confirmed that he ordered the restrictions of travel from 13 countries with more than 1,000 confirmed cases of Covid-19,… Continue reading COVID-19: President Speaks at last_Femi Ehiabhi

CAMPAIGNS

IFDA Calls Stakeholders in Drug Value Chain to Action_Ada Nkong

The need for all stakeholders in the drug value chain to play key roles in stemming the tide of dru abuse has been emphasized. The Chairman board of trustees Initiative for a Drug Free Africa, Kenneth Ibe-Kalu made the call while speaking to journalist in Abuja. Ibe-Kalu who lamented the wide spread use of drugs… Continue reading IFDA Calls Stakeholders in Drug Value Chain to Action_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

US Approves Chloroquine for Coronavirus Cure_Ada Nkong

The US has approved the anti-malarial drug chloroquine for use as a treatment against the new coronavirus, President Donald Trump said Thursday. “We’re going to be able to make that drug available almost immediately, and that’s where the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) has been so great,” Trump told reporters. “They’ve gone through the approval… Continue reading US Approves Chloroquine for Coronavirus Cure_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Italian Who Brought Coronavirus Now Negative_Ada Nkong

The Lagos State Commissioner of Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says the Italian who brought coronavirus to Nigeria now tests negative.Abayomi disclosed this at a press briefing on Thursday.According to him, the Italian will be tested one more time and will be released if he tests negative again.The first case of Coronavirus was recorded in Nigeria… Continue reading Italian Who Brought Coronavirus Now Negative_Ada Nkong