A former Deputy National Chairman of the PDP, Chief Bode George, has said it would be wrong to give the North the opportunity to emerge as the presidential candidate after the region had picked a northern chairman. George, who was a guest on PUNCH Live, further stated that Nigeria had not yet reached the level where zoning would be jettisoned ...
The Boss Mustapha-led Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 had announced that Federal Government workers without proof of COVID-19 vaccination or test results done within 72 hours would be denied access to their offices starting from December 1. But, the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria said although it was not opposed to the directive, it said the deadline was ...
Despite being vaccinated against the coronavirus disease, Nigerians may be required to take extra shots of the vaccine to stay safe. This was made known by the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi. He made the remark on Tuesday during a briefing in Ikeja, the state capital. “So we know that the vaccine is certainly protecting the population ...
A month after 3.9 million AstraZeneca vaccine doses Nigeria got from COVAX was exhausted The federal and state governments on Tuesday began deliberations on how Moderna vaccine doses Nigeria received from the United States on Monday would be shared. State commissioners of health held several meetings on Tuesday in Abuja with officials of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency, ...
More than 30 persons have lost their lives in Jigawa state as a result of a Cholera outbreak. Dr. Salisu Mu’azu, the State Commissioner of Health, disclosed this and said that the state government had also recorded over two thousand confirmed cases of the outbreak within one month. He said the infection had spread to nine local governments including, Dutse, ...
I suspect that every time President speaks like a man who can get it up, violent criminals and their franchisees order bottles of wine, start chomping on cigars, put their feet up and let out mega-wattage laughter. The salad of impotent threats he’s issued in the last three months is rich. He gave bandits an ultimatum, warning that his government ...
Medical experts say there is no scientific basis for the collection of placenta, revealing that many doctors have been harassed by family members of women who delivered in their hospitals for not being able to account for the placenta. According to them, the collection of placenta by family members of a woman who gives birth is just a cultural thing ...
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has revealed that a total of 8,439 mild adverse events following immunisation (AEFI) had been reported since vaccination began in March. Dr. Faisal Shuaib, the executive director and CEO, NPHCDA, said this at a press conference by NPHCDA and World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday in Abuja, on the status of the ...
The influential Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Ohanaeze Ndigbo and the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) on Friday ruled Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State out of order over his comment that southerners in the north should not expect protection if the killing of northerners resident in the south does not stop. Matawalle in a statement ...
By Felix Mordi A supposed man of God has showed his extreme lust for sex by raping a teenage member of his church. Worst of it was that, he committed the unholy act right inside the church auditorium. The morally corrupt, 50-year-old Prophet-In-Charge of Cherubim and Seraphim Church, Oke-Igbala, in Ifo, Ogun State, Tayo Shobowale, was alleged to have desecration ...