HEALTH

Experts Call For Inclusion of Older Persons in Health Policies_Ada Nkong

Dr Omokaro presents award of Excellence to Dr Piwuna for Contribution to the cause of the older persons The need for policies and legislation to protect the rights of older persons have been emphasized.The CEO Dave Omokaro Foundation, Dr .Emem Omokaro stressed this while addressing graduants of the international training program in gerontology and geriatrics… Continue reading Experts Call For Inclusion of Older Persons in Health Policies_Ada Nkong

HEALTH · WORLD NEWS

Corona Virus Disease: First case confirmed in Nigeria-FMH_Femi Ehiabhi

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, in a statement, has confirmed the first case of Corona Virus in Nigeria. Below is the full test by the Minister. FIRST CASE OF CORONA VIRUS DISEASE CONFIRMED IN NIGERIAFriday, February 28, 2020The Federal Ministry of Health has confirmed a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) case in Lagos State, Nigeria.… Continue reading Corona Virus Disease: First case confirmed in Nigeria-FMH_Femi Ehiabhi

POLITICS · Security

National Livestock Transformation plan (NLTP) set for implementation-NEC_Femi Ehiabhi

NEC is now set for the implementation of the controversial National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP) Programme. This was disclosed by Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi state, while fielding questions from reporters after the NEC meeting, Thursday. The decision to commence implementation is the direct result of an extensive process involving engagements with stakeholders and a… Continue reading National Livestock Transformation plan (NLTP) set for implementation-NEC_Femi Ehiabhi

POLITICS · Security

Regional Security Outfits runs contrary to Constitution Provisions-NEC_Femi Ehiabhi

The National Economic Council (NEC) a body comprising operatives of the federal government and governments of the 36 states of the federation, Thursday ruled out the establishment of regional security outfits saying that it runs contrary to provisions of the 1999 Nigeria Constitution as amended. Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi state, while fielding questions from… Continue reading Regional Security Outfits runs contrary to Constitution Provisions-NEC_Femi Ehiabhi

WORLD NEWS

Iran Vice President Test Positive to Corona Virus_Ada Nkong

Masoumeh Ebtekar, vice president of Iran for Women and Family Affairs, has tested positive for the coronavirus. The vice president is also known as the English-language spokeswoman for the 1979 hostage-takers who seized the US embassy in Tehran and sparked the 444-day diplomatic crisis. On Tuesday, Iranian officials confirmed that Deputy Health Minister Iraj Harirchi… Continue reading Iran Vice President Test Positive to Corona Virus_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Reddington Hospital Debunks Rumours of Corona Virus Case_Ada Nkong

Following reports in some quarters of a case of Covid -19 in Reddington hospital Lagos, the management of the hospital has issued a statement dismissing the possibility of a threat. A statement signed by the group Medical Director Dr Olutunde Lalude reads:" It has come to the attention of the management of the Reddington hospital… Continue reading Reddington Hospital Debunks Rumours of Corona Virus Case_Ada Nkong

Crime · POLITICS · SCANDALS

EFCC Secures Final Forfeiture Of N60m, Prado Jeep_Femi Ehiabhi

Justice Fadima Murtala Aminu of the Federal High Court, sitting in Gusau, Zamfara State, on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, granted the prayers of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Sokoto Zonal Office, for the final forfeitures of N60, 000, 000 (Sixty Million Naira) cash recovered from Murtala Muhammad. The Commission’s Sokoto Zonal Office had… Continue reading EFCC Secures Final Forfeiture Of N60m, Prado Jeep_Femi Ehiabhi

RELIGION

Pope Francis Sympathises With Coronavirus Victims_Femi Ehiabhi

Pope Francis speaks as he celebrates a mass on October 6, 2019 at St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican. Pope Francis expressed his solidarity with those hit by the global outbreak of the novel coronavirus on Wednesday, praising those working to battle the virus. Italy has suffered the worst outbreak of the novel coronavirus in… Continue reading Pope Francis Sympathises With Coronavirus Victims_Femi Ehiabhi

ELECTIONS · POLITICS

2023 PRESIDENT:Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is qualified_Femi Ehiabhi

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Lagos State has said its national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is qualified to be the president of Nigeria in 2023. Giving reasons, the party said Tinubu’s commitment, resourcefulness and pedigree put him in good stead to lead Nigeria. The newly-elected Secretary of State Party, Lanre Ogunyemi (Secretary) said this… Continue reading 2023 PRESIDENT:Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is qualified_Femi Ehiabhi