Wednesday, April 21, 2021
The Ekiti State Government (EKSG) on Monday announced an increase in the maternity leave period for women in its public service from 12 weeks to 16 weeks. The Permanent Secretary in the State Ministry of Information, Youth and Sports Development,...
The Federal Government has been urged to decidedly tackle problems of drug distribution and utilisation in the country to ensure that Nigerians have access to safe and efficacious pharmaceutical products. Making the call in Lagos, a renowned pharmacist, Pharm. Lolu...
Lagos State Governor, Akinwumi Ambode has reiterated his administration’s resolve to continue supporting children with special needs.The governor who was represented by his Special Adviser on Social Development, Mrs Joyce Onafowokan, at the eighth Annual Autism Awareness Conference organized...
People who are exposed to night-time noise of planes taking off and landing on a long-term basis are at risk of developing high blood pressure, according to a recent research. Researchers used data from 780 people living near Athens International...
Odunukan Street, Abule Ijesha, Yaba, Lagos State, was enveloped in distress on Monday, following the death of a resident, Dr Allwell Orji, who jumped into the lagoon on the Third Mainland Bridge. Residents approached by our correspondent, who visited the...
The World Health Organization (WHO) has released new advice on which antibiotics to use for common infections and which to preserve for the most serious circumstances. The advice is among the additions to the WHO Model list of essential medicines...
Migrants and refugees flooding into Europe have presented European leaders and policymakers with their greatest challenge since the debt crisis. The International Organization for Migration calls Europe the most dangerous destination for irregular migration in the world, and the...
The mother of one of the victim, Mrs Hauwa Garuba, officials of the Bwari Area Council, Adamu Noma and chairman of the council, Musa Dikko, The Chairman, Bwari Area Council, Mr Musa Dikko, has suspended activities at the Local Education...
Health experts in Kano have lent their weight behind child spacing emphasising that ability to care for few children is more important than having many. Some of the health personnel who spoke to journalists shortly after the debating contest...
The Police in Enugu State have arrested a 21-year-old student for allegedly killing her baby soon after delivery.The spokesman for the Police Command in Enugu State, SP Ebere Amaraizu, in a statement on Sunday said the suspect (name withheld)...