Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, has said that the federal government has put necessary measures in place to forestall hunger and famine in the country.
He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja yesterday that “there will be no hunger: it is just that there is heavy export of our grains to North, West and Central Africa.’’
“However, we are taking steps to ensure enough food in the next harvest.’’
The minister said the federal government […]
With his shock victory in the race for the White House, President-elect Donald Trump at last, is in position to deliver on one of his most strident campaign promises: to repeal Obamacare.
With fellow Republicans in control of the US Congress, Trump has the means and ostensibly a mandate from his party to gut the law. But he may find the reality is more challenging.
Exit polls suggest Trump rode to victory in no small part on the support of those battleground […]
National Complementary and Alternative Medical Association of Nigeria (NACAMA) has urged the National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to check sugary and sweetened contents in processed beverages and foods.
The President of NACAMA, Prof. Peter Katchy, made the call on Monday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu.
Katchy spoke on the sidelines of the World Diabetes Day, with the theme: “Eyes on Diabetes’’.
The NACAMA boss said that “the type of diabetes being seen […]
A professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Azuka Oparah, says regular exercise and water therapy can help check early development of hypertension early in life.
Oparah, who is the Head, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice, University of Benin, stated this in a lecture he delivered on Saturday at the 2016 Orurukwu Enyiogugu Cultural Festival at Enyiogugu, Aboh Mbaise, Imo State.
According to him, every human being is bound to develop hypertension in life, but sticking to regular exercise, water therapy and other […]
A male television presenter has been caught on camera massaging a girl’s breasts live on air in an incident that has shocked many people.
A male TV presenter was caught massaging the weather girl identified as Roxana Vancea’s breasts live on air to check if are were real.
Roxana, the 26-year-old Romanian reporter, who has built up a large fan base thanks to her wardrobe gaffes, appeared to find the fondling hilarious.
In a steamy clip that has resurfaced on YouTube, two male […]
Prof. Charles Ayo, the immediate past Vice-Chancellor, Covenant University, Ota in Ogun, has advised the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to use fingerprint scanner to check Automatic Teller Machines (ATM) frauds.
Ayo gave the advice at the seventh inaugural lecture organised by the institution to mark its 14th Founder’s Day on Saturday in Ota.
The lecture is entitled: “Deconstructing the National Development Agenda; The Role of Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs)’’.
The former vice-chancellor said that the policy do not require any special […]
Nigerian musician Sir Shina Peters and his wife, Sammie pictured many years back…
Nigerian musician Sir Shina Peters and his wife, Sammie pictured many years
It was gathered that the Sokoto State Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), has adopted a community based approach to check the activities of smugglers in the area.
Alhaji Sani Madugu, the NCS Comptroller in charge of Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara States, made this disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Sokoto.
He expressed optimism that the involvement of border communities, would greatly assist officers of the service to apprehend the smugglers.
Madugu, therefore, […]
The Federal Ministry of Health says it is collaborating with Delta Government to enhance disease surveillance and curtail the spread of Lassa Fever recorded in the state.
Prof. Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Wednesday.
The minister was represented during the interview by the Deputy Director, Media and Public Relations of the ministry, Mr Olajide Oshundun.
The minister said that the ministry would commence a national campaign to […]