February 25, 2017

Study shows that beards are more attractive to women

According to a study in the Journal of Evolutionary Biology, which asked 8,500 women to rate men with and without beards for their boyfriend potential, men with beards were said to be more attractive than those without.
February 25, 2017

Chemicals in frozen chicken said to increase risk of kidney disease

The Nigerian Federal Government has warned against the consumption of frozen chicken, saying it causes kidney and other diseases.
February 25, 2017

Report on tough love given to women giving birth at Abuja hospitals

New research has documented evidence of mistreatment of women during childbirth in Abuja’s hospitals.
February 24, 2017

“The vagina is frighteningly powerful” -SA star, Trevor Noah 

South African comedian, writer, producer, actor, media critic, and television host, Noah has hosted The Daily Show, a late-night television talk show on Comedy Central, since September 2015.
February 23, 2017

Brazil’s Foreign Minister resigns for health reasons

Brazil’s Foreign Minister, José Serra resigned on Wednesday citing health concerns.
February 23, 2017

How years of IMF prescriptions have hurt West African health systems

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) provides financial assistance to countries in economic trouble. But its policy proposals don’t always yield positive results for the countries it purports to help. For instance, critics have argued that the IMF inhibits government spending on public health and diverts resources from the health sector […]
February 21, 2017

Nigerian Senate wants HIV cure claim verified

The Senate Committee on Primary Healthcare, Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases, on Tuesday urged the National Primary Health Care Development Agency to authenticate the claim of Prof. Maduike Ezeibe, of having a cure for HIV.
February 20, 2017

Breaking up with Brad Pitt was difficult – Angelina Jolie

Hollywood star, Angelina Jolie, has said that her separation from Brad Pitt was a very difficult experience.