Wadume: APC denies paying N13m to suspected kidnapper

– APC faults claims by kidnap suspect, Alhaji Hamisu Balla, also known as Wadume, that he was given N13m by the party during the 2019 general election – The spokesperson for the APC, Mallam Lanre Issa Onilu, distances the ruling party from the suspected kidnapper – Onilu challenges Wadume to name the person he claims…

BBNaija: Why I’ve never won arena games – Tacha

Brother Naija, BBNaija, housemate, Tacha has revealed why she has never won arena games since the reality show started. The BBNaija housemate said her strength was not in arena games, hence her failure during the games Speaking with fellow housemate last night, Tacha, however, said if the arena games were within her strength, she will…

FG to enrol newspaper vendors into N-Power programme – Chris Ngige

– The minister of Labour and employment, Chris Ngige, says plans by the federal government to enroll newspaper vendors in the N-Power programme is to enable them acquire some skills – Ngige commends the vendors for being good citizens by choosing to earn a decent living through newspaper vending, instead of engaging in criminal activities….

Blood pressure in our 30s and 40s has lasting impact on brain health

A new study followed adults from their mid-30s into their early 70s. It shows an association between blood pressure changes in early adulthood and midlife and brain changes at the endpoint of the study. At what age should we start monitoring people’s blood pressure? High blood pressure , or hypertension , is a risk factor…

Is 5G technology bad for our health?

As 5G wireless technology is slowly making its way across the globe, many government agencies and organizations advise that there is no reason to be alarmed about the effects of radiofrequency waves on our health. But some experts strongly disagree Why do some people believe that 5G technology may harm our health? The term 5G…

Health milestone for Nigeria: polio-free for 3 years

Nigerian health officials have announced a three-year milestone in the fight against wild polio, a step that could see the African continent as polio-free by 2020. This success is “one which we must delicately manage with cautious euphoria,” said Faisal Shuaib, who leads Nigeria’s National Primary Health Care Development Agency. The progress made in the…

Wearable tech works like a Band-Aid to monitor health

Scientists have designed an innovative, wearable tech device that tracks movement, heart rate, and breathing without using any wires, batteries, or circuits. The device sticks to human skin like a Band-Aid. The human skin is a fascinating organ. In fact, it is the largest and heaviest organ of the human body, extending to about 20…

Spider-Man’s future uncertain as Sony-Disney deal breaks down

Marvel’s superhero films could lose their most famous character after Sony confirmed Tuesday that talks over its deal to share Spider-Man with the Disney-owned studio have broken down. The Marvel movies have together grossed $22 billion at the global box office, and British actor Tom Holland’s Spider-Man has become an increasingly central figure in the…

BBNaija: I Go Dye Blast FG Over Banning Reality TV Show Because Of Live Sex

Popular Nigerian comedian and social commentator, Francis Agoda, better known as ‘I Go Dye’, on Tuesday said the proposed plan by the federal government to ban Big Brother Naija reality show cannot be successfully implemented. According to him, banning any creative work with intellectual right across borders is an effort in futility. The Director-General, National…