Nigeria’s Inflation Reduces Again

Nigeria’s Headline Inflation slowed for the third consecutive month in August. The headline inflation reduced from 11.08 per cent in July to 11.02 per cent in August. BOOK STORE Food Inflation reduced from 13.39 per cent in July to 13.17 per cent in August while Core Inflation reduced from 8.80 per cent in July to…

Bill Gates call for more funding for primary health care in Nigeria

The co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates, has said that he would wish that the quality and funding of the primary health care system in Nigeria achieved the level of some other countries that have lower income but have done a better job with the primary health care system. Speaking with…

South Africa leads top 9 richest countries in Africa in 2019

The 2019 Wealth Report which is compiled by AfriAsai Bank has ranked African countries according to their wealth on the continent. On the ranking, South Africa tops the list with its total High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI) where 39,200 people are holding most of the country’s wealth at $649 billion. Egypt follows with 303 billion…

Reactions trail discovery of Patience Jonathan’s ‘garden’ in Canadian hospital

Former first lady Patience Jonathan has been under probe by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for alleged fraud and money laundering since the beginning of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. Recently, Nigeria’s Supreme Court affirmed the interim forfeiture of N2.4 billion allegedly traced to her. The interim forfeiture order was earlier granted by a…

Cancer is now the leading cause of death in wealthy countries

Heart disease has long been the leading cause of death. However, a new global study has shown — in higher income countries, at least — that cancer is now twice as likely to cause death as heart disease. In the United States, heart disease has traditionally topped the list as the leading cause of death…

Why Embracing Your Golden Years Is Good for Your Health and Happiness

We’re bombarded with messages that teach us to fear aging in America. But 2 women are working to change this view by highlighting inspiring stories from seniors who are embracing their golden years. One night in 2015, Dominique Afacan and Helen Cathcart decided to change the way they viewed aging. Over a bottle of wine,…

This is the world’s busiest airport By Katia Hetter, CNN Sep 16, 2019.

Atlanta, Georgia (CNN) – Once again, Atlanta rules the world. At least its airport does. More than 107 million passengers flew through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport last year, making it the busiest passenger airport in the world for the 21st year in a row. Atlanta also saw a 3.3% increase in passenger traffic, according to…