Tag: Health

Omei Bongos-Ikwue: Soft drinks are killing Nigerians

Estimated Reading Time: 4BY Omei Bongos-Ikwue Nigeria is facing a “silent epidemic”. Amid the din of more alluring health issues, non-communicable diseases (NCDs) like type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer are making a steady entrance, accountingfor 29 percent of deaths in the country, according to the World Health Organization[Read More…]

Buhari is tolerating the “rubbish” some civilian president did not take – Katsina Governor

Estimated Reading Time: 1 Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari is tolerating Nigerians and is lenient enough to accept the “rubbish” some civilian president could not. Masari spoke in an interview with Television Continental (TVC) shared in a short clip on Sunday. The Buhari-led administration[Read More…]

Kogi, left out in AstraZeneca Vaccine delivery –

Estimated Reading Time: 135 Nigerian states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT all have received supplies of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine except for Kogi State The Executive director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Faisal Shuaib made the development known on Thursday. NewsWireNGR recalls that, of the state governors[Read More…]