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SOCIETY

Obituary: Check out Dr. Chike Akunyili's Burial Poster - Photos

The obituary poster of Late Dr. Chike Akunyili's burial has surfaced. Late Dr. Chike Akunyili was brutally shot along with his orderly by unknown gunmen while returning from an event. He is the husband of the late Professor Dora Akunyili, the former Director-General of NAFDAC. Dr. Chike is a renowned physician who met his killers at the Nkpor axis while returning from an academic presentation.

  1 month ago ago
Obituary: Check out Dr. Chike Akunyili's Burial Poster - Photos

POLITICS

Anambra Election: 2 Marching Orders Buhari Gave Security Agencies As November 6 Approaches

The November 6 guber election in Anambra State is fast approaching and the state is facing security challenges. Not long ago, the husband of former DG of NAFDAC, Dr. Chike Akunyili was killed by unknown gunmen. While INEC and the Police are ready for the election, some groups in the state are doing everything to frustrate the efforts of INEC to ensure that the people elect a new Governor come November 6.

  1 month ago ago
Anambra Election: 2 Marching Orders Buhari Gave Security Agencies As November 6 Approaches

POLITICS

Why The Declaration Of State Of Emergency In Anambra Could Be The Best Move

Anambra, one of the states in the south-east part of Nigeria has inarguably drawn attention in the last few days, and this is quite unfortunate because the nation is already battling with severe crisis, especially in the northern part of the country. Photo Credit: Vanguard News

  2 months ago ago
Why The Declaration Of State Of Emergency In Anambra Could Be The Best Move

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Why the IRM's 30 day ultimatum to oil companies to quit the N'Delta should not be taken serious

picture.credit.cable.com The issues bordering on seccession, banditry, kidnapping, killing of innocent high-profile people, most regrettably, the killing of the husband of Professor Dola Akunyili, a former NAFDAC director general in Anambra State, etc. are worrisome. As these things are going on, some people who either want to be noticed or join the ugly trend are making unprepared crusades in the South South region.

  2 months ago ago
Why the IRM's 30 day ultimatum to oil companies to quit the N'Delta should not be taken serious

MILITARY

Opinion: There Is Urgent Need For A Military Clampdown In The South-East Region Of The Country

(Military). It is very obvious that the operatives of the unknown gunmen are gradually recovering from the impact of DCP Abba Kyari's visit to the region. Over the past few months, after Abba Kyari's visit, the Southeastern region have experienced absolute tranquility not until some weeks ago when the echoes of the dreaded unknown gunmen started reverberating within the region.

  1 month ago ago
Opinion: There Is Urgent Need For A Military Clampdown In The South-East Region Of The Country

POLITICS

How FG plan to deal with people who want to destabilise Anambra Gov'ship poll

The federal government of Nigeria has not rested on its oars to make sure the November 6, governorship election in Anambra State takes place as scheduled. Photo credit: Vanguard Recall that in the last few months, Anambra, a state in the Southeast region has witnessed several attacks that were allegedly carried out by unknown gunmen terrorizing the region.

  1 month ago ago
How FG plan to deal with people who want to destabilise Anambra Gov'ship poll

MILITARY

Will The FG Now Declare A State Of Emergency In S'East After Gunmen Razed Joe Igbokwe's Home?

An unprecedented development report that took place yesterday has disclosed how some unknown gunmen have attacked the residence of the Special Adviser on Water and Drainage to the Lagos State government, Joe Igbokwe in his hometown in Nnewi, Anambra State, and razed his building. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters

  1 month ago ago
Will The FG Now Declare A State Of Emergency In S'East After Gunmen Razed Joe Igbokwe's Home?

HEALTH

How the lungs begins to heal after an individual quits smoking

Throughout the world, smoking is the leading cause of preventable death, causing more than 475,000 deaths annually from primary and secondhand smoke. Although we are all aware of the dangers that smoking poses to lung health, we rarely look into how exactly the lungs heal after someone quits smoking.

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How the lungs begins to heal after an individual quits smoking

HEALTH

Why You Should Stop Eating Frozen Chicken And Turkey According To Experts.

These days, we get to see and hear a lot of warning news that relates to our health. Just recently, the National Agency For Food And Drug Administration Control (NAFDAC), warned everyone to stay away from frozen poultry products and other food items preserved with formalin.

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Why You Should Stop Eating Frozen Chicken And Turkey According To Experts.

POLITICS

Video: Woman Says She Will Campaign For Osinbajo To Become President Of Nigeria With Her Money

A woman (trader) who is ready to campaign for Professor Yemi Osinbajo, the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to become the next President has been spotted at the Abuja Trade fair. According to a video clip seen on Koo some moments ago, the woman disclosed that the Vice President is a very good person.

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Video: Woman Says She Will Campaign For Osinbajo To Become President Of Nigeria With Her Money

POLITICS

Reasons Why Gov Ikpeazu's Advice That FG Should Negotiate With Kanu/IPOB Might Be Difficult To Take

For some time now, the agitations for self-determnation by the members of the Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) have been giving the government and the masses sleepless nights. And the agitators have been further aggressed since the controversial arrest and repatriation of Nnamdi Kanu who is their leader from Kenya over two months ago.

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Reasons Why Gov Ikpeazu's Advice That FG Should Negotiate With Kanu/IPOB Might Be Difficult To Take

HEALTH

Reasons why Nigerians should listen to NAFDAC's warning on eating frozen chicken

It's true that frozen chicken offers some benefits like, increasing your intake of some vitamins and minerals, but it also has some major health disadvantages. In a recent report, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), warned Nigerians to stop eating frozen chicken and Turkey, stating that, some of these foods are preserved with formalin, which is a poisonous chemical popularly used to preserve the human body in mortuaries.

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Reasons why Nigerians should listen to NAFDAC's warning on eating frozen chicken

SOCIETY

Dr. Akunyili's son reacts to Okonjo-Iweala comments on the murder of his father

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Director-General of the World Trade Organization, has expressed sadness over the brutal killing of Dr. Chike Akunyili, husband of the late NAFDAC DG, Dora Akunyili. On Tuesday, September 28, on his way from Onitsha to Umuoji, Dr. Chike Akunyili was fatally shot alongside his driver and escort by unknown gunmen at Eke Nkpor.

  2 months ago ago
Dr. Akunyili's son reacts to Okonjo-Iweala comments on the murder of his father

SOCIETY

Why The Police Should Be Commended After The Arrest Of Suspected Killers Of Chike Akunyili

Criminality has been on the increase in the past few weeks, and in those times, there have been unfortunate events which have left some dead, others injured, and properties destroyed, especially in some states in the south-east of Nigeria. Photo Credit: Punch News (Chike Akunyili)

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Why The Police Should Be Commended After The Arrest Of Suspected Killers Of Chike Akunyili

ENVIRONMENT

OPINION: It Is Not Safe To Consume Dead Large Sea Creatures Seen On The Foreshore

There are lots of deaths and sicknesses arising from the consumption of poisonous food substances, contaminated water as well as harmful chemicals we ingest. One of those foods is the large fishlike creature usually seen on the foreshore. Such aquatic animals have been seen in the intertidal zones of Lagos, Anambra, and Rivers states of Nigeria at different times.

  1 month ago ago
OPINION: It Is Not Safe To Consume Dead Large Sea Creatures Seen On The Foreshore

SOCIETY

Stop consuming frozen chickens and turkeys, NAFDAC tells Nigerians.

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has said that the consumption of frozen chickens and turkeys, is risky, because of the way the products were preserved. The body said that some of the products were being preserved with a chemical called formalin, which is used in the mortuary.

  1 month ago ago
Stop consuming frozen chickens and turkeys, NAFDAC tells Nigerians.

ENVIRONMENT

NAFDAC Warn Nigerians To Avoid Frozen Chicken And Turkey

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has reportedly warned Nigerians to avoid frozen poultry products and other food items due to excessive formalin content. According to research from NAFDAC, Formalin is a poisonous chemical popularly used to preserve the human body in mortuaries.

  1 month ago ago
NAFDAC Warn Nigerians To Avoid Frozen Chicken And Turkey

SOCIETY

NAFDAC Warns Nigerians Against Eating Smuggled Frozen Chicken Because Of the Formalin Content

Nigerians have been warned not to eat frozen poultry items smuggled into the nation by the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). In an interview with NAN in Abuja on Monday, NAFDAC spokesperson Abubakar Jimoh stated this. Foods like frozen poultry products are frequently preserved using formalin, according to Jimoh, and should be avoided because they contain harmful chemicals.

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NAFDAC Warns Nigerians Against Eating Smuggled Frozen Chicken Because Of the Formalin Content

HEALTH

NAFDAC Closes a pharmaceutical store in sokoto, penalized 12 others.

A pharmaceutical store in Sokoto has been closed down on October 21, 2021, by the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). Malam Garba Adamu, the State NAFDAC Coordinator, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Sokoto on Thursday that 12 other pharmaceutical outlets had been sanctioned for various alleged offenses.

  1 month ago ago
NAFDAC Closes a pharmaceutical store in sokoto, penalized 12 others.

SOCIETY

NAFDAC Warns Nigerians To Avoid Frozen Turkey And Chicken

NAFDAC has warned Nigerians to avoid excessive consumption of frozen chicken and turkey. The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control charged Nigerians against taking poultry products and other food items like chicken and turkey that are preserved with formalin. For the records, it is worthy of note to add here that formalin is a sensitive chemical used mostly in mortuaries for the preservation of human bodies.

  1 month ago ago
NAFDAC Warns Nigerians To Avoid Frozen Turkey And Chicken