Economic impact of violence against children in Nigeria estimated at USD$6.1 billion by FG, UNICEF

By Aminat Isah The Federal Government( through the Ministry of Budget and National Planning, the Federal…

Buhari formally declares state of emergency on WASH sector, launches National Action Plan on revitalization

BY ONYEKA AJUMOBI ONOCHIE President Muhammadu Buhari has formally declared a state of emergency on Nigeria’s…

SDGs 2030: FG stresses commitment to 100% access to water supply, sanitation

Pix: Engr. Suleiman Adamu, Minister of Water Resources BY ONYEKA AJUMOBI ONOCHIE The Minister of Water…

SURE-P Fund: I Don’t Know How 18 pages disappeared from Bank statement, witness tells court

A witness in the on-going trial of a United Kingdom-based Professor of Neurology, Reuben Obaro, and…

‘It’s Not Every Time You Score Goals’ – Fasola Asks Nigerians To Slow Down On Childbirth

Babatunde Fasola, minister of Power, Works and Housing, has called on Nigerians to slow down on…

Lagos Alerts Residents On Outbreak Of Lassa Fever

Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris on Wednesday alerted Lagos residents on outbreak of…

Interview: We are influencing people for better lifestyle- Halima Dangote

An interview with the Group Executive Director of Dangote Group by Jess Denny, correspondant for APO…

40-yr-old Maid Gets 25yrs Imprisonment For Infecting Employer’s 10-yr-old Son With HIV

A Zimbabwean court has sentenced an HIV-positive maid to 25 years in prison for deliberately infecting a…

SHOCKING!! Pastor Reveals Why Nobody Should Thank God For Funke Akindele’s Twin Babies

Blessing and Miracle Church of Christ Pastor, Faleyimu Olagoroye, who recently conveyed his vision that Nollywood…

Cristiano Ronaldo’s Mom Has Breast Cancer

Cristiano Ronaldo’s mother is once again fighting for her life after defeating breast cancer over a…

CSOs meet political parties’ leaders on tackling severe acute malnutrition

Leaders of some civil society organisations (CSOs) and political parties, on Wednesday, met in Abuja with…

UKaid, PERL, Supports Borno Govt Developing MTSS Plan Strengthen Health System

By Inusa Ndahi, Maiduguri United Kingdom Aid (UKaid) and Partnership to Engage, Reform and Learn (PERL)…

I didn’t abscond, father of child with hole in the heart says

A man, whose baby has multiple holes in the heart, has denied absconding after receiving donations…

Transplanting pig kidneys in humans, 3D organ printing and other futuristic innovations to solve organ shortage

By Lori Ioannou, Senior Editor, CNBC.com Every year, tens of thousands of Americans wait in what…

Man Absconds With Over N70m Raised For His Sick Child

The Nigerian father whose son has days to live in Rivers State, has allegedly absconded after…

Features: Taking Health Sector To The Next Level, By Kazeem Akintunde

President Muhammadu Buhari recently launches three intervention programmes in the health sector; all geared towards improving…

Nigeria to experience ‘below normal -to -normal rainfall’ in 2019– NiMet 

By Aminat Isah The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet)  had predicted that the 2019 climate is not…

Nigeria Signs N2.6tn Support Agreement on Tuberculosis, AIDS

In an effort to step up the fight against HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, the federal government…

Sanwo-Olu treats Oyingbo market women for free

  Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate Babajide Sanwo-Olu has provided free medical assistance…

Lassa Fever Claims Four Lives In Plateau

  Four persons have died as a result of Lassa Hemorrhagic Fever in Plateau State. The…