Saturday, January 22, 2022
The National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday released the drug use in Nigeria report, stating that the drug prevalence rate is 14.4 per cent. The bureau in a report, which was uploaded on its website, stated that the 14.4 per...
The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone ‘C’ Owerri, Imo State, says it has intercepted, arrested and seized a registration numberless truck bearing the inscription Gini Ka Chukwu and allegedly carrying illegal and dangerous items worth Duty Paid...
The Imo State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, says it has arrested one Chiwendu Iwuamadi for selling poisonous pieces of meat to residents of the state. Iwuamadi, 33, who hails from the Aboh Mbaise Local Government...
Chizoba Okoro is the Imo undergraduate whose flier for a thanksgiving service went viral upon surviving after a doctor allegedly mistakenly cut his intestine during treatment. He shares the experience with TOPE OMOGBOLAGUN How did the incident happen? I am popularly...
The Dean of the School of Health Technology at the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo state, Prof. Evangeline Oparaocha, has said that cardiovascular disorders are caused by excess fat in the body. Oparaocha said this during the opening ceremony...
The Leadership of the Joint Health Sector Union of the Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, Imo State, has dismissed the allegation that their members disconnected gadgets in the Special Care Baby Unit and thereby caused the untimely deaths of 20...
A mistake made by a doctor in Imo state has worsened the condition of a bike accident survivor, leaving him with excreta coming out of his stomach. Danlynton Remedy was involved in a motorcycle accident and it left him with...
The latest Lassa fever outbreak in country has claimed four more lives, caused 12 confirmed new cases and 265 fresh suspected infections in one week. An update released yesterday by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), showed that between...
The Federal Government on Monday said it would soon receive vaccine to check the spread of Lassa fever in the country. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, made this known to newsmen after the signing of a joint approval...
Maureen Zubie-Okolo, a monitoring and evaluation specialist​ with United Nation Children’s Fund (UNICEF), has stated that Imo state tops the chart ​in use of condoms in South​-w​astern states. Zubie Okolo stated this ​at a briefing ​in Enugu ​yesterday. She spoke ​when...