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Neurosurgeon: Regular exercise prevents stroke

Dr Biodun Ogungbo, a Neurosurgeon based in Abuja, on Thursday recommended exercise as a preventive mechanism against stroke.

Suspected thugs attack Governor Obaseki’s aide

The Esan West Local Government Council Chairman, Mr. Patrick Aguinede, has been accused by one of the aides to Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki, Mrs. Maris Igbons, of sponsoring thugs to beat her up in her shop for allegedly extending her shop without council approval.

Senator Adeleke’s family, LAUTECH disagree on autopsy

The family of late Senator Isiaka Adeleke and the management of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, have disagreed on who took the body of the late politician to the hospital for autopsy.

Heart Disease: Why men face greater risk after 40 – cardiologist

Men have more heart problems than women with death rates doubling after age 40, Janet Ajuluchukwu, a professor of cardiology at the College of Medicine, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba has said.

Orits Williki: Ras Kimono was happy on his death bed

Orits Williki, a close friend of the late Ras Kimono, says the Reggae star was happy in his final hours.

Governor Ugwuanyi’s media aide Uwakwe Abugu passes on

The Enugu State Government has announced the passing on of Mr. Uwakwe Abugu, the Chief Press Secretary to the governor.

Robber stabs motorcyclist in Kebbi

A suspected motorcycle thief, whose identity could not be ascertained, on Monday, stabbed a commercial motorcyclist, identified as Kabiru Labaran, 23 at Tunga Magaji village, in Koko-Besse Local Government Area of Kebbi State.

Policemen detained for ‘shooting two men‘ in Delta hotel

Two trigger-happy policemen who shot at a 33-year-old man, Blessing Obaro Ozoka, and his cousin at popular hotel along the DSC expressway in Udu local government area of Delta state last weekend have been detained at the Command headquarters in Asaba.

Speaker Dogara pledges support, supply of food for IDPs

House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara on Saturday pledged to support the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Abuja with adequate food supply.

Governor Tambuwal advises women to take their children to hospitals for immunisation

The Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, Saturday urged women in the state to always take their children to the hospital for routine immunisation.

JOHESU Strike: Absence of doctors cripple activities at Asokoro hospital

Patients at Asokoro District Hospital, Abuja have lamented the unavailability of doctors at the hospital to attend to patients especially in emergency cases even as the debilitating strike by JOHESU continues unabated.

Archbishop Chukwuma: Federal government yet to refund £200,000 used for ex-VP Ekwueme’s treatment

The federal government has reportedly not refunded the £200,000 used in the treatment of the late former Vice-President Alex Ekwueme.

Reject gunshot victims, bag five-year jail – Police tells hospitals

The Lagos State Police Command, on Wednesday, warned hospital authorities against the rejection of gunshot victims or the attitude of asking for Police report before treatment.

Man dies saving wife from electrocution

Tragedy befall a family in Bauchi on Saturday as the breadwinner of the house, Mr Salihu Yahaya, a businessman, lost his life trying to save his wife from being electrocuted.

Aisha Buhari commiserates with late Sheikh Isyaku Rabiu’s family in Kano

The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has commiserated with the family of late Kano businessman and Islamic cleric, Sheikh Isyaku Rabiu, who died at the age of 93 in a London hospital on Tuesday.

Sultan Abubakar, General Dambazau, others bid Sheik Isiyaku Rabi’u farewell

Thousands of people including the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, attended the funeral prayer of Kano businessman, late Sheik Isiyaku Rabi’u on Friday in Kano.

Nigerian woman drags US customs to court over money seizure

A Nigerian woman is suing the United States customs agency after it seized tens of thousands of dollars which was earmarked to build a free medical clinic in Imo state.

Lagos PDP condoles with Bode George over son’s death

The Lagos State Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party on Thursday condoled with the former Vice-Chairman (South) of the party, Olabode George, over the death of his son, Dipo.

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