9:26 AM December 06, 2021

Health

Breasts enlargement costs N3.2m, societal pressure makes women do it – Surgeon

A plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr Uzoma Gbulie, tells ALEXANDER OKERE about the intricacies of breast, butt and penis enlargement and the issues surrounding the procedures...

Foundation Offers Free Medical Care For 10 Communities In Anambra

A healthcare intervention programme was launched on Thursday for 10 communities in Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra State by a non-governmental organisation, Tropical Gate Foundation, Nigeri...

Police Arrest 35-Year-Old Man For Allegedly Raping Siblings In Delta

Police in Asaba, Delta State capital have arrested a 35-year-old man for raping two sisters of the same mother.The suspect, Mr. Jude Nduka of No. 10 Obi Onuwe Street behind Kowen Plaza Asaba...

Twins detained over N215,000 hospital bill

Twin babies — a boy and a girl — born on October 22 at Supreme Royal hospital in Lagos, have been detained by the hospital management over unpaid balance of N215,000 bills.According to the m...

Ugwuanyi at Nza Street accident scene, visits survivors at hospital, takes care of medical expenses

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on receiving news of the unfortunate accident this evening at Nza Street, Independence Layout, Enugu, involving a truck vehicle and Tricycles (KEKE), immed...

Court remands two civil servants for allegedly sodomising man

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Kano on Friday, ordered that two civil servants who allegedly sodomised a 20-year-old man, be remanded in a correctional centre.The police charged Nasiru Isyaku...

Doctors’ strike will end very soon -Health minister

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has assured Nigerians that the ongoing strike by the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria will end “very soon”.He said this during ...

Ugwuanyi returns from Abuja, visits survivors of killer kerosene

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on returning from Abuja on Sunday, after participating in a series of meetings of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), visited the ESUT Teaching Hospital, P...

NAFDAC seeks stiffer penalty for food, drug, cosmetics counterfeiters

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control NAFDAC, weekend called for stiffer punishment for food, cosmetics and drug counterfeiters as a deterrent to intending counterfeiters....

COVID-19 claims 3 lives in Ekiti in 2 weeks

Three persons were reported to have died of COVID-19 within the last two weeks in Ekiti State.The Ekiti State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Oyebanji Filani, who made the revelation, said the ...

Female genital mutilation, worst human rights violation in Nigeria — UNICEF

The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) has described Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) as one of the worst Human Rights violations in the country.A Child Protection Specialist with UNICEF, ...

Third wave: Lagos, FCT, 10 others report 388 new COVID-19 cases, eight deaths

Lagos, the Federal Capital Territory and 10 other states reported 388 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, according to figures released on Monday by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.The h...