Mental Health: Lagos Tackling Challenges With Building Of First Class Facilities – Sanwo-Olu

BJSO LAGOS – Lagos state government as part of its strategy to tackle mental health challenges in the state and also reiterates its commitment to healthcare services, research and rehabilitation are building a first-class mental health institution in Ketu Ejirin. Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu stated this on Tuesday while speaking at the Lagos Mental … Continue reading Mental Health: Lagos Tackling Challenges With Building Of First Class Facilities – Sanwo-Olu

Sabo, Yaba Residents Seek Help As Miscreants Continually Defile Abandoned Physically Challenged Girl

PCG LAGOS – Concerned residents and traders at the Sabo Model Market, Yaba, Lagos, have cried for help for a homeless physically challenged underage girl. The underage girl called Kofo, whose age is put at 10 to 12 years, was abandoned by unknown persons sometime in the second week of November 2021 near the Sabo … Continue reading Sabo, Yaba Residents Seek Help As Miscreants Continually Defile Abandoned Physically Challenged Girl

Nigerians react to Kanayo O. Kanayo’s comment on death of Sylvester Oromoni

KOK /Late Sylvester/ Nigerians respond to Kanayo O. Kanayo’s comments concerning death of Sylvester Oromoni Nigerians have praised iconic actor Kanayo O. Kanayo after he waded in on the current issue of a Dowen pupil, who is 12 years old. Prior to his death, late Sylvester Oromoni was a student at Dowen College in Lagos. … Continue reading Nigerians react to Kanayo O. Kanayo’s comment on death of Sylvester Oromoni

STUDENT AGAINST PERIOD POVERTY

Tvisha Nepani/ When Tvisha Nepani learned that girls and women in her local community in the Bay Area were using tissues, socks and other items for menstrual care because they couldn’t afford pads and tampons, she was determined to help. So the summer before starting high school she created a fundraiser on Facebook to support … Continue reading STUDENT AGAINST PERIOD POVERTY

Pieta, Preventing Suicide and Self Harm_

In March 2020, Oggie Doyle learned that one of his friends lost her battle to mental health. He set a goal of raising €500 for Pieta, a suicide and self-harm support line, and thanks to friends on Facebook, he ended up raising almost €24,000. The money raised will help Pieta continue to provide life-saving support … Continue reading Pieta, Preventing Suicide and Self Harm_

$5B Fund Raise, [GIVING TOGETHER]

Every day, people tap into their networks on Facebook and Instagram to inspire generosity and support causes they care about. From funding medical research to donating school supplies to kids in need or supporting the fight for racial justice, we can all do more together. And every donation, no matter the size, makes a difference. … Continue reading $5B Fund Raise, [GIVING TOGETHER]

Lewis Hamilton condemns ‘terrifying’ LGBTQ+ laws before Saudi Arabian GP

F1 Champions :Hamilton / Formula One world champion will wear rainbow helmet for race‘Do I feel comfortable here? I wouldn’t say I do Lewis Hamilton has said he is not comfortable competing in Saudi Arabia given its repressive laws regarding the LGBTQ+ community. Speaking before this weekend’s grand prix in Jeddah, Hamilton described the laws … Continue reading Lewis Hamilton condemns ‘terrifying’ LGBTQ+ laws before Saudi Arabian GP

Government imposes new restrictions to fight Omicron as first cases found in UK

Masks made mandatory in shops and on buses and trains, while new arrivals must take PCR tests. Boris Johnson has expressed “absolute confidence” that people will enjoy a better Christmas this year than last, despite reimposing a range of restrictions – including compulsory mask-wearing – to combat the new, highly transmissible Omicron variant of Covid-19. … Continue reading Government imposes new restrictions to fight Omicron as first cases found in UK

Breasts enlargement costs N3.2m, societal pressure makes women do it – Surgeon

A plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr Uzoma Gbulie, tells ALEXANDER OKERE about the intricacies of breast, butt and penis enlargement and the issues surrounding the procedures/ Can you explain what breast and butt enlargements mean? These refer to any procedures done to increase the size of the breasts and buttocks, typically in women. Such procedures typically are part … Continue reading Breasts enlargement costs N3.2m, societal pressure makes women do it – Surgeon

How I overcame bedwetting after 25 years –27-year-old lady

Tolulope Joseph/ Bedwetting, medically called nocturnal enuresis, refers to the unintentional passage of urine while sleeping. While bedwetting, which occurs mostly at night, may not be worrisome for children, it is frustrating and demoralising for adults. 27-year-old Tolulope Joseph who battled with the condition for 25 years shares how she overcame the troubling experience. LARA ADEJORO reports: … Continue reading How I overcame bedwetting after 25 years –27-year-old lady

Abia, Zamfara, Akwa Ibom rank least in open defecation in Nigeria —UNICEF

UNICEF/ As the world marks the 2021 World Toilet Day on Friday, UNICEF says the states of Abia, Zamfara, and Akwa Ibom rank least while Kwara, Plateau, and Ebonyi rank highest in open defecation in Nigeria. According to it, there has been limited progress over the last two years in the fight against open defecation … Continue reading Abia, Zamfara, Akwa Ibom rank least in open defecation in Nigeria —UNICEF

Britain to offer DNA testing for all newborns

DNA Tested Teno Britain plans to offer DNA testing for all newborns to screen them for serious hereditary diseases and identify health risks in adulthood, reports said on Wednesday. “This is brilliant news, just imagine how many lives can be saved when we know the genetic risks we face,’’ Health Secretary Matt Hancock tweeted. The … Continue reading Britain to offer DNA testing for all newborns