By Akpabio Daniel Apanfia Otawanka has suffered a good deal in her life. She had given birth to five children and four of them had died in infancy. Usually before the age of four. At last Apanfia was born, and although ailing, she seemed determined to live. At first Otawanks accepted her, as she had
What Is Medicine? Medicine could be defined as the science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease (in technical use often taken to exclude surgery). Or a drug or other preparation for the treatment or prevention of disease. Advances in modern medicine Nowadays immunization was once used only against smallpox, it is
A lot of people want to lose weight, burn fat, and build a lean body. Maybe you do too. In my experience, the simplest way to do this is to buy healthier foods and eat less overall. If you combine these two strategies with consistency and exercise, then the rest usually takes care of itself.
The Dangote Tomato Processing Company, Kadawa, Kano State, which suspended operation more than a year ago, is to resume operation within the next two weeks. The Managing Director of the company, Alhaji Abdulkarim Kaita, gave the assurance in an interview with newsmen in Kano on Saturday. “We hope to resume processing of fresh tomato in
Scientist and researchers have been tasked to intensify their researches towards developing a vaccine that could prevent the spread of Lassa fever across the continent in the nearest possible future. This plea was made at the ongoing maiden Lassa fever international conference which held in Abuja on Wednesday. Though some researches on Lassa fever vaccines
Nigeria needs to mobilise N134 billion over the next five years to enhance national health security in line with global standard. The Executive Officer, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Centre (NCDC), Chikwe Ihekweazu, stated this at the launch of the National Action Plan for Health Security (NAPHS) in Abuja on Monday. NAPHS is a comprehensive
The likes of Davido, Wizkid and Tiwa Savage are pushing Nigerian music to new heights on the global stage [Pulse] Since the late 90s, the Nigerian pop scene has witnessed an evolution transcending what could have been imagined when the early groups like The Remedies, Plantashun Boiz and Trybesmen infiltrated it with the new vibrant sound, but never before has
Some financial experts on Tuesday urged Diamond Bank and Access Bank, which merged recently to urgently to hold a meeting with their shareholders, to update them. They made the suggestion in interviews with newsmen, on Tuesday in Lagos. Mr Muda Yusuf, Director-General, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) also said the merger would boost