• Nigerians elected me to spread wealth not poverty – Jonathan

    Nigerians elected me to spread wealth not poverty – Jonathan

    Former president Goodluck Jonathan has, Monday, said that he was never elected as Nigeria’s president to spread poverty but to generate and spread wealth.

    Jonathan who spoke at the Oxford Union, with the theme ‘Fostering Youth Entrepreneurship, and succeeding US Secretary of State who spoke at the same event in May this year, said that only being entrepreneurial can completely cure poverty and not having a job or working for someone.

    “I once said that I was not elected President of Nigeria […]

  • How Jonathan caused spread of Boko Haram – Osinbajo explains

    How Jonathan caused spread of Boko Haram – Osinbajo explains

    According to reports, the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has blamed failure of the immediate past government to provide equipment and supplies to the military for the spread of Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East

    He made the statement on Thursday at the graduation of Cadets of 63rd Regular Course of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) in Kaduna.

    Osinbajo, who was the special guest at the graduation, said that the failure resulted to the death of over 20, 000 people with over two […]

  • FG, Delta collaborate to check spread of Lassa

    FG, Delta collaborate to check spread of Lassa

    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 […]

  • First Case of Zika Virus Spread by S*x from Woman to Man

    First Case of Zika Virus Spread by S*x from Woman to Man

    The first known case of a woman spreading the Zika virus to a man during unprotected sex was reported on Friday in New York City, health authorities said.

    Until now, experts were aware only of cases in which men spread the virus to their partners during sex, as well as transmission by mosquito bites.

    “This is an important event but not entirely unexpected,” said Jay Varma, deputy commissioner at the New York City Health Department.

    The case involved a “non-pregnant woman in her […]