November 14, every year is World Diabetes Day and the month of November is also dedicated to creating awareness about it. As part of their contributions towards public education about diabetes, Nigeria Health Online, NHO, in conjunction with Roche Pharmaceutical Nigeria Limited, organised a Media Round Table on the Burden of Diabetes in Nigeria. Assistant Editor, CHINWE MADUAGWU reports.
The 2018 International Conference on Family Planning was declared open Monday without Nigeria in attendance.
This year’s ICFP promises to be an exciting outing for young people as they engaged themselves during the pre-conference sessions. They also spoke truth to governments in their various countries.
My name is Chidi-ebere Lewis, I have an issue on my mind which I really need your opinions and not insults. I am a teacher in one of the private schools in my area in Isefun and my wife is a Secretary/PA in a big company and her salary a month is like four times […]
The Federal Executive Council’s recently approved the immediate implementation of a strategic roadmap for “digital identity ecosystem” in Nigeria. Following from that, the Federal Government announced the enforcement of the mandatory use of National Identification Number, NIN, by all Nigerians come January 1, 2019. Giving the nearness of date, Assistant Editor, CHINWE MADUAGWU, in this […]
Chief Obiora Okonkwo’s Iwa ji Festival, held recently in Ogidi, Anambra state highlights the tourist attractions inherent in Igbo traditional festivities writes Achilleus-Chud Uchegbu For several hours on Saturday and, October 6, 2018, the Ogidi country home of Obiora Okonkwo, Chairman of The Dome Entertainment and Hospitality Center Abuja, was a center for cultural exhibition […]
Dei Dei, is a popular town in Kubwa, Abuja. It is home to an international building materials market. In addition, Dei Dei hosts a cow market with abattoirs. To the uninterested, that’s all there is to Dei Dei, but to the curious there’s more than meets the eye. On a Saturday, August 4, 2018, to […]
Traffic on Lagos roads is something that has been part of the city for a very long time. It is common to hear residents of Lagos or visitors complain of the traffic condition. Well, those who have not visited Mile 2 or Apapa recently would not realize that the gridlock in other parts of Lagos […]
The issues of power supply and billing have been a thorny one for many consumers. Recently, the ‘struggle’ for proper billing seems to have assumed a different dimension as some communities insist they would rather be without power than continue to pay the ‘crazy’ bill by the DISCOS. Assistant Editor, CHINWE MADUAGWU, reports. The power […]
Rainy season is here and everyone is feeling the effect. Some businesses are already being affected by the rains and those behind them are no longer making the kind of gains that had made them smile to the banks. The businesses common under this category are mostly the small scale type. However, despite the rains, […]