• We drank urine, water from well with corpse inside to survive – Deported Nigerian migrants…See photos

    We drank urine, water from well with corpse inside to survive – Deported Nigerian migrants…See photos

    Some Europe-bound Nigerians, who were deported as migrants, have shared their tales of survival and narrow escape from death.

    The migrants recounted how out of thirst, they drank water from a well with dead body inside and nearly suffocated while hiding in a truck covered with watermelons as camouflage and witnessing teenage girls raped at gunpoint by their traffickers.

    The survivors, who spoke at the Synagogue Church Of All Nations, SCOAN, in Lagos, during a live broadcast on Emmanuel Television, recounted distressing […]

  • Dropping urine in eye to treat infection can cause blindness – Expert warns

    Dropping urine in eye to treat infection can cause blindness – Expert warns

    Mohammed Abullahi of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH) has warned that treating eye infection with human urine can lead to blindness.

    Mr. Abdullahi, a public health physician, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin on Thursday.

    According to him, people who engage in such practices are prone to losing their eyes completely.

    He said that treatment for conjuctivitis, commonly called “Apollo”, and other eye diseases, were available at clinics and hospitals and advised […]

  • Why All Policemen will undergo urine drug test – Arase

    Why All Policemen will undergo urine drug test – Arase

    Mr Solomon Arase, the Inspector-General of Police, has said that henceforth, all policemen will undergo snap urine tests to ascertain signs of drug abuse before they could be issued firearms.

    Arase disclosed this at the launch of drug testing kits and campaign against sudden death of police officers in Abuja on Wednesday. The programme was organised by the Nigeria Police Force in collaboration with the Hypertension and Diabetes Awareness Foundation.

    He said that apart from denying officers who failed the test access to […]