6.5m Women Now Use Modern Contraceptives In Nigeria

Posted by Amarachi on Tue 12th Nov, 2019.  According to a new report by Family Planning 2020,Over 6.5 million Nigerian women now use a modern method of contraception in Nigeria. Over 6.5 million women now use a modern method of contraception in Nigeria. It is the highest number on record in the country’s history, according…

Prevention and Treatment of Sand Fly Bites

Published November 12, 2019 Rotimi Adesanya Child and Public Health Physician roayad@ yahoo .com 08037202050 A four-year – old girl had multiple black spots on her arms and the legs . The spots seemed to disfigure the girl and they itched badly , forcing her mother to take her to several hospitals in search of…

2023: Who Wants to Cremate Nigeria?

On November 12, 2019. By Yinka Odumakin THE lust for power seems to be bringing out a stupefying unreasonableness in some of our compatriots that is sure to become a source of disequilibrium for the fragile polity. This seems to confirm the aphorism that history repeats itself twice, first as a tragedy and the next time…

4 Cool Reasons Why You Should Wear Black More (Photos)

Posted by Samuel on Mon 11th Nov, 2019.  There are many reasons why you should wear the color black some more. These are some of those reasons. Black has dominated the months of 2019 so far and there is no doubt we will be seeing more of it in 2020. Black is not a trend…

Unmasking the Border Closure Policy

Published November 11, 2019.  In 1949 , the Peoples Republic of China came into being after Chairman Mao Zedong came to power and entrenched communism into the once ancient empire – one of the few never to have been colonised. Zedong immediately turned to the then Soviet Union to make China leapfrog into becoming a…

Lives at Risk over Poor Access to Safe Food, Medicines

 November 11, 2019 A new report, which was launched at the weekend in Rome, Italy, calls on governments, industry and development partners to urgently work together to reduce the number of people at risk from lack of access to cooling for comfort, safety, nutrition and health needs, Assistant Editor BOLA OLAJUWON writes. Also Read :…

How often Should You Bathe your Newborn? 

By AfricaParent November 10, 2019.  It’s up to you how often you bath your baby. Some babies love being in the water. And giving your baby a warm bath can become a fun and relaxing ritual. That’s not to say you have to bath your baby every day. If your baby is newborn, a bath two…

How to Calculate your Ovulation 

By AfricaParent  November 10, 2019.  Women track their ovulation period for two reasons. Women who are trying to get pregnant track it to enable them to get pregnant quickly. While those who are not trying to conceive track it to avoid getting pregnant. Whichever group you belong to, what you both have in common is that…

Border Closure  And Chinese Experience 

On August 20th 2019, the federal government ordered the closure of its land borders. Arguments regarding the decision over the weeks seem to suggest that it is the right decision, but, at the wrong time and in the wrong manner. It’s no longer news that over-dependency on importation has been one of the major factors…