2024 Colloquium on mental health, the law, and media advocacy

By Law Mefor Currently, there is a significant increase in mental disease due to the high rate of acute poverty among Nigerians. The Nigerian government’s commitment to the issue of mental health... Read more »

Ugwuanyi keeps showing love, even as he’s no longer in office

By Our Reporter His Excellency Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, the immediate past governor of Enugu State has been consistent in showing that he cares long after his tenure as governor, especially in matters surrounding... Read more »

Dangerous side effect: Widely used COVID-19 vaccine withdrawn by producer

By Adetutu Sobowale The Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine is being withdrawn worldwide due to concerns over a rare and dangerous side effect. This development came months after the pharmaceutical giant admitted for the first... Read more »

10 months old, 3 others, saved from different surgical conditions by Gburugburu

By Our Reporter No fewer than four patients have been successfully treated by the life saving program of former governor of Enugu State, His Excellency Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (Gburugburu) According to reports, H.E... Read more »

Nurse accuses Lagos hospital of negligence over wife, son’s death

By Sodiq Ojuroungbe A registered nurse anaesthetist, Prince Ovwiomodiowho, has accused a private hospital in Lagos State, R Jolad Hospital, Agege, of alleged negligence and failure to provide adequate care, which reportedly led... Read more »

8 Things That Happens To Your Body When You Eat Onions Every Day

Onion is a popular vegetable that is added to the food that we cook and most people prefer to eat it raw, cooked, and others fried. But not everyone knows about the... Read more »

NAFDAC orders recall of toxic cough syrup, alerts Nigerians

By Lara Adejoro The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control has recalled Benylin Paediatrics Syrup manufactured by Johnson & Johnson, following recent toxicity findings in the laboratory on the product.... Read more »

Hospital shuns Sanwo-Olu’s directive, detains mother over delivery bill

By Uthman Salami A woman identified as Elizabeth Davis, who lost her baby just after delivering prematurely at the Ajeromi General Hospital in the Ajegunle Area of Lagos State, has been detained by... Read more »

Hunger may spike chronic diseases, shorten life expectancy, Experts warn

Janet Ogundepo Medical practitioners and other stakeholders have expressed concerns that the economic hardship, which has led to widespread hunger will likely increase the prevalence of chronic diseases and reduce the life... Read more »

Artificial sweeteners contribute to diabetes, kidney damage burden – Experts

Chijioke Iremeka Increased consumption of artificial sweeteners found in bread, pastries and biscuits, which are now being used by bakeries and food processing companies in place of sugar may pose serious health... Read more »