Birthday biscuits: 3 pupils die in Kubwa primary school

Three pupils of the LEA Kubwa 2 Primary School, Abuja, have died after they allegedly ate some biscuits at a birthday party of one of their mates. Yahaya Garba, 14, Na’imat Yahaya 14, both pupils of primary four in the school died hours after they returned home sick on Tuesday. The third pupil, identified as […]

Scientists find new tool to fight cancer

Small molecules that specifically restrain a selenium-containing enzyme in the human body may be a tool to fight cancer, a study published in a U.S. medical journal said. The study published in Science Translational Medicine said researchers at Karolinska Institute in Sweden, one of the world’s largest and most prestigious medical universities, treated cancer in […]

Lassa fever ravages Ondo, kills 9

Governor Akeredolu of Ondo By Ayodeji Alabi Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has confirmed the outbreak of Lassa fever, recording nine deaths He said on Saturday in Akure that 36 cases have also been confirmed. In a Akeredolu a state broadcast, he said a total of 102 suspected cases of Lassa fever were reported […]

Maganin karfin maza ya kusa kai wasu lahira

Hakkin mallakar hotoAFPImage captionAnnobar ta tayar da hankali mutane sosai a kasar An kwantar da wasu maza uku a asibiti sakamakon barkewa da amai da guduwa mai tsanani, bayan da suka sha magungunan kara karfin maza a Zambiya. Daga farko dai an yi tsammanin sun kamu da kwalara ne sai daga baya aka gano cewa […]

Medical doctor contracts Lassa fever in Kogi

A medical doctor with the Federal Medical Center, Lokoja, Kogi State, has contracted Lassa fever in a fresh outbreak of the disease in the state. The Medical Director of the Centre, Dr Olatunde Alabi, who confirmed this yesterday at a news briefing, said a male doctor with the hospital was diagnosed with the disease on […]

Cutar farankamar biri ta bazu a jihohi 23 a Nigeria

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionKuraje da zazzabi mai tsanani da radadi na daga cikin alamomin cutar Hukumomi a Najeriya sun tabbatar da cewa cutar farankamar biri, yanzu ta bazu a jihohi 23 daga cikin 36 na kasar. Sama da mutane 60 aka tabbatar da sun kamu da cutar wacce ta fara bulla a watan Satumba, […]

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 […]