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HEALTH

Here Is What Caused The Death Of 10 People And Landed 500 People In Hospital In Kano

Dr Aminu Ibrahim Tsanyawa, Kano State Commissioner for Health, has disclosed that no fewer than 10 persons have died and five hundred others are hospitalised after drinking flavoured drinks which contained citric acid in Kano according to Daily Trust newspaper.He disclosed that fifty among the people who are hospitalized are undergoing kidney related treatment arising from complications related to the consumption of flavoured drinks.

  1 year ago ago
Here Is What Caused The Death Of 10 People And Landed 500 People In Hospital In Kano

SOCIETY

PHOTOS: See Photos Of Governor Ganduje And Consumer Protection Council Burning Substandard Goods

We all know substandard and fake goods are goods that are not worthy of consumption and they can cause harm to people when they are being consumed.The Governor of Kano State and the Consumer Protection Council made a wise decision to burn the substandard goods seized by the Consumer Protection Council.

  1 year ago ago
PHOTOS: See Photos Of Governor Ganduje And Consumer Protection Council Burning Substandard Goods

BUSINESS

Fight between FG and Multichoice Company (DStv)

Here's all you need to know about the legal battle between DSTV and the federal government of Nigeria, over increase in subscription rates. The Federal Government, represented by the Consumer Protection Council (CPC) and Multichoice (or DSTV, if you would) have been locked in a battle over increased subscription rates. This article explains where that dispute is at the moment and what that means for DSTV subscribers. For clarity, Multichoice and DSTV will be used interchangeably in this explainer article to

  1 year ago ago
Fight between FG and Multichoice Company (DStv)

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Owerri Livestock Dealer's Chair, Tozo Reveals The Whole Truth About Demolition At World Bank Market

On the night of Saturday 6th of March 2021 the demolition of a popular livestock market, the second roundabout World Bank Estate, Livestock market Owerri was carried out by the Owerri capital development Authority, OCDA which was greeted with many condemnation.

  1 year ago ago
Owerri Livestock Dealer's Chair, Tozo Reveals The Whole Truth About Demolition At World Bank Market

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Politicians Above 60 Should Not Be Allowed To Run For President In 2023- Fayemi, Police Rewards Two Officers With N1 Million For Rejecting Bribe

Police Rewards Two Officers With N1 Million For Rejecting Bribe Kano State Police Command and the Consumer Protection Council on Friday rewarded two police officers with N1 million for rejecting the same amount of money offered to them as a bribe.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Politicians Above 60 Should Not Be Allowed To Run For President In 2023- Fayemi, Police Rewards Two Officers With N1 Million For Rejecting Bribe

POLITICS

Good news: Nigerian health care system is getting there

Did you know that you have some rights on how you're supposed to be treated as a patient in any hospital in Nigeria? The federal government agency saddled with the responsibility of protecting the Nigerian people is the Consumer Protection Council (CPC). The CPC, the Ministry of Health, and other stakeholders have come up with the Patients' Bill of Rights to protect consumers' rights. "The PBoR is an aggregation of patients' rights that exist in other instruments including, The Constitution, Consumer Protection

  1 year ago ago
Good news: Nigerian health care system is getting there

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Igbo group wants Nnamdi Kanu back to Nigeria, Police officers rewarded for rejecting bribe

Two Police Officers in Kano Awarded N1 Million for Rejecting N1 Million Bribe Who would have thought that you could still find very honest and trustworthy Police Men in Nigeria, some people might say it is very impossible to see a Police man that does not collect bribe.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Igbo group wants Nnamdi Kanu back to Nigeria, Police officers rewarded for rejecting bribe

BUSINESS

Watch Your Bank Accounts Closely, Don't be a Victim

The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has dawned heavily on the economy and the banks are not left out. Like a drowning man in a sea of regressing economy, this is a period when most businesses are grasping at anything and everything possible to stay afloat. It has come to limelight that a couple of banks have been recently been making unexplained and indiscriminate deductions from their customers account. Recently, a particular bank started making deductions from my account and funny enough, these deductions

  1 year ago ago
Watch Your Bank Accounts Closely, Don't be a Victim

POLITICS

NSCDC Imo State Command agrees to partner with Consumer Protection Council (CPC)

NIGERIA SECURITY AND CIVIL DEFENCE CORPS (NSCDC) IMO STATE COMMAND AGREED TO PARTNER WITH CONSUMER PROTECTION COUNCIL (CPC) IMO STATE ON THE AREAS OF INTELLIGENCE AND SURVEILLANCE. The Director General consumer protection council Imo state, Hon Mrs Obioma Okafor says her agency will work closely with men of Nigeria security and civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in the state while implementing strategic measures and reforms aimed at increasing the capacity of the agency to deliver on its statutory mandates of prot

  1 year ago ago
NSCDC Imo State Command agrees to partner with Consumer Protection Council (CPC)

HEALTH

Three Persons Allegedly Dead And 183 Others Hospitalized As Strange Disease Hits Kano State.

At least three people have been confirmed dead and another 284 person have been confirmed hospitalized as Strange disease hit Kano State.According to reports the disease is suspected to have been water borne and is spreading at a very fast rate.

  1 year ago ago
Three Persons Allegedly Dead And 183 Others Hospitalized As Strange Disease Hits Kano State.

POLITICS

Today's Biggest News Headlines In Rivers State And Nigeria

RIVERS NEWS Governor Wike gave out Cars to judges. Rivers State Government yet to announce resumption date for exit classes, as Federal schools re-open today. Consumer Protection Council to sue pharmacies taking advantage of covid19 to sell drugs at exorbitant prices. On the foreign scene; WHO insists there is no cure for coronavirus yet. ************ PUNCH High debt profile: Publish details of loans or face legal action, NLC, TUC, others tell FG. Pondei, others spent N5bn as medical allowances – Senate report.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Biggest News Headlines In Rivers State And Nigeria

AGRICULTURE

See how to get rid of beans weevils without using poisonous chemicals

Simple home remedies to get rid of beans weevils If you live in a sunny place, spread the beans over a clean cloth and place them in an exposed area. Believe me the weevils want to get out as much as you want them to. If they are dry beans, you can be sure no other curious animal or bird friend will investigate. Just in case, place a fine sieve over your beans. The use of chemicals for beans preservation has called attention of individuals, government agencies and organisations to food quality and safety in

  2 years ago ago
See how to get rid of beans weevils without using poisonous chemicals

HEALTH

Four people dead, more than 100 lands in hospital after they drank fake drink in Kano

Kano ministry of health has confirmed the death of four people due to complications that happened after they drank the fake drinks.Dr. Bashir Lawal of Abdullahi Wase hospital said at first they thought it was Lassa Fever, but later they confirmed that it is not.

  1 year ago ago
Four people dead, more than 100 lands in hospital after they drank fake drink in Kano

BUSINESS

Consumer Protection Council advocates behavioral change

As part of efforts to contain the spread of COVID 19, the Federal Competition and Consumer protection council, FCCPC says it’s will continue to engage relevant stakeholders in ensuring service providers comply with the market regulatory law in the country. The Chief Executive officer of the Council Mr. Babatunde Irukera stated this on radio Nigeria good governance and accountability programme” have your say”. Mr. Irukera noted that, the role of Consumer protection law cut across diverse sectors of eco

  2 years ago ago
Consumer Protection Council advocates behavioral change