Human Interest

Ignorance fuels deadly liver disease

Ignorance of hepatitis, a disease of the liver, is fuelling its spread especially in northern Nigeria. A high number of potential candidates seeking to join ...

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High alert at Abuja hospital as Buhari visits injured son

…Aisha not in intensive care, says Presidency President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday was back at the Cedar Crest Hospital, Gudu District, Abuja, where his son, ...

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George Weah: From football star to Liberia president

As a footballer, George Weah won accolades few could hope for, picking up the Ballon d’Or and seizing African Footballer of the Year on multiple ...

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Regular face washing will prevent blindness – Ophthalmologist

An Ophthalmologist at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Dr. Ogbe James, on Friday, said that constant washing of the face could prevent blindness. James ...

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Tomatoes, apples can repair smoke-damaged lungs

Smokers who quit smoking and live on a diet high in tomatoes and fruits, particularly apples, have better chances of restoring their lung functions impaired ...

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How I rose from petrol attendant to oil & gas tycoon – Kabir Jibola Gbemisola

Growing up in a city in the shadow of rocks in Abeokuta, Ogun State, life under his disciplinarian father helped him to develop strength of ...

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Obaseki begins payment of stipends to Libya returnees

The Edo State Government yesterday, commenced the payment of N20,000 monthly stipend to four sets of Libya returnees in the state. Speaking at Idia College, ...

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Obasanjo bags Ph.D after thesis defence

A former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Friday became one of the pioneer students of the National Open University (NOUN) to bag a Ph.D. in Christian ...

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Why neighbours thought my husband was under a spell – Lagos State Acting Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture

Adebimpe Akinsola is the acting commissioner for Lagos State Ministry of  Tourism, Arts, and Culture. Before that, she was the Special Adviser to the Lagos ...

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Man sells daughter, neighbour’s child to raise funds for burial

An artisan on Waidi Ogunseye Street, Meiran, Lagos State, Kingsley Oriaku, has owned up to selling one of his five children, a one-and-a-half-year-old girl, Chimamada ...

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