‘More Nigerians need dialysis, kidney transplant monthly’

GIVEN the prevalence of hypertension and diabetes diseases in the country, more Nigerians are coming down with kidney failure and no fewer than 1, 500 patients now need dialysis and transplantation every month. Nephrologist and Director of Clinical Services at St. Nicholas Hospital, Lagos, Dr….‘More Nigerians need dialysis, kidney transplant monthly’

How to fight corruption, by Ribadu

Fighting corruption.| credits: unodc.org ERSTWHILE Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) presidential candidate in the 2011 election, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu has condemned the Federal Government’s approach to tackling the country’s…How to fight corruption, by Ribadu

175 prisoners missing in Ondo jail break

IN what is now becoming a regular and worrisome development in Nigerian prisons, no fewer than 175 inmates in Akure, Ondo State, were let loose early Sunday in a jail break following an attack on the facility by a gang of about 50 criminals. The attack, in which the hoodlums attacked prison…175 prisoners missing in…

15 lecturers demoted for having faked Ph.D degrees certificate in Ebonyi

ABAKALIKI — NO fewer than 15 lecturers of Ebonyi State College of Education, Ikwo were weekend, demoted over alleged involvement in certificate forgery and for claiming to have acquired Ph.D degrees from reputable institutions outside the country. Management of the college, on receipt of the…15 lecturers demoted for having faked Ph.D degrees certificate in Ebonyi

Jonathan expresses shock over Senator Akpor’s death

Senator Akpor Pius Ewherido, representing Delta Central  is dead. Ewherido, a member of the Democratic Peoples Party ( DPP) died on Sunday at the National Hospital in Abuja. President Goodluck Jonathan in a condolence message on behalf of himself and members of the executive expressed …Jonathan expresses shock over Senator Akpor’s death