• Panic, shock as Air Force conducts mock terrror attack in Lagos

    Panic, shock as Air Force conducts mock terrror attack in Lagos

    Passengers at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos got more than they bargained for yesterday  as the Nigerian Air Force conducted a simulation exercise on counter-terrorism.

    No fewer than three persons sustained injuries during the exercise. Among those affected was an old woman on a wheel-chair, travelling outside the country.

    Just as the mock terrorists stormed the airport and started shooting sporadically, she fell from her wheelchair  out of shock and allegedly broke her teeth.

    Another traveller, a young woman, flung her […]

  • Military priest conducts service armed with his AK47 in Yobe (photo)

    Military priest conducts service armed with his AK47 in Yobe (photo)

    This photo was reportedly taken at St. James Catholic Cathedral, Military Base, Yobe State.

    Asides Borno and Adamawa state, Yobe state has also witnessed a high number of Boko Haram attacks in recent

  • LASUTH conducts 10 successful cochlear implant surgeries

    LASUTH conducts 10 successful cochlear implant surgeries

    Dr Wale Oke, the Chief Medical Director, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, on Monday said the institution had conducted 10 successful cochlear implant surgeries.

    Oke, who made the disclosure at a news briefing in Lagos, said that the surgeries were sponsored by the Lagos State Government.

    He said, “Cochlear is implant, an electronic medical device that replaces the function of damaged inner ear.
    “It is an implant that is fixed in the ear after which the patient will be able to hear […]