MARARRABAN DANDAUDU 2017/2018 FIRST TERM ACADEMIC CALENDAR CONCLUDED

The Niger State Teacher Professional Development Institute Mararraban Dandaudu Training Center’s first term 2017/2018 academic calendar had been concluded. The Chairperson, Hajiya Dije Jibrin Bala, MFR, mni, in her interactive session with the Educational secretaries of the 25 local governments area of the state reiterated that all the 274 students are to be carried straight […]

UNICEF: Pollution damages babies’ brains

Amid smog in India a woman protects her child: UNICEF warns on risks of toxic pollution in Asia, Africa UNICEF, the United Nations children’s agency has sounded the alarm over the damage that pollution is doing to babies’ developing brains in Asia and Africa and other health hazards it causes, such as asthma and bronchitis. […]

Kun san mutum nawa ne ke dauke da cutar AIDS a Nigeria?

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionKimanin mutane miliyan 34 ne a duniya ke fama da cutar AIDS ko SIDA mai karya garkuwar jiki Ranar 1 ga watan Disambar kowace shekara, rana ce da aka kebe don hada kan al’ummar duniya da nufin yaki da cutar AIDS ko SIDA mai karya garkuwar jiki. Haka kuma rana ce […]

‘Likitoci’ 400 sun fadi jarrabawa a Nigeria

Image captionLikitocin da suka yi karatu a jami’o’in kasashen wajen sun ce sun sami koyarwar a makarantunsu fiye da irin wanda ake samu a jami’o’in Najeriya Sama da mutum 400 daga cikin kimanin ‘yan Najeriya 680 da suka karanta aikin likita a jami’o’in kasashen waje ne suka fadi jarrabawar tantance likitoci ta Najeriya. Sai dai […]

Group offers free medical to Ojokoro community

A youth based group, Ojokoro, Youth Alive, Lagos has offered free medical services to the less privileged community members in the area. At a free medical session held at the community football pitch, Alagbado, Lagos, community members were provided with medical check-ups and drugs to treat various ailments. The president of the group, Ismaila Odeyemi, […]

Malaria cases rise in Nigeria, Congo

A report released today in Geneva says Nigeria, Rwanda, and Democratic Republic of Congo DRC  have seen the largest increases in malaria cases, jeopardizing the gains recorded since 2000. The Roll Back Malaria Partnership,  which released the report, said unprecedented global progress in fighting malaria since 18 years ago is at stake unless countries redouble […]

2.5m children suffer from severe malnutrition in North – UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said that over 2.5 million children suffer from severe malnutrition in northern Nigeria. The officer in charge of UNICEF in Kaduna, Idris Baba, gave the figure at a meeting with traditional  and religious leaders in northern Nigeria to scale-up nutrition interventions on food and nutrition organised by the […]

Zunubi ne ke jawo cutar kansa – Ministan India

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionHimanta Biswa Sarma ishi ne ministan lafiya na jihar Assam Al’ummar kasar Indiya sun yi ca cikin bacin rai kan wasu kalamai da ministan lafiya na jihar Assam ya yi cewa: ‘cutar kansa wata ukuba ce daga Ubangiji sakamakon zunuban da mutum ya yi a baya.’ Himanta Biswa Sarma ya ce […]

The roots of obesity pandemic

Saudi Gazette report ABOUT a century ago, obesity was unheard of in Saudi society. On the contrary, hunger and poverty were so rampant that people would tie a rope around their waist to deaden hunger pangs. The year 1909 is known in Saudi history as the “Hunger Year” because people barely had anything to eat. […]