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Osinbajo advocates legislation against Female Genital Mutilation

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says there is  need for states with high prevalence of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) to legislate against the practice. Osinbajo expressed this view during an interaction with a team from Pearls Africa Foundation on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa. Pearls Africa Foundation is a Lagos-based social enterprise that promotes the…

Mrs Akeredolu bags award, seeks more support for cancer patients

Wife of Ondo State Governor and founder of Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria, BRECAN, Her Excellency, Chief Mrs Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, wants Nigerians to always identify with cancer patients in the area of financial support, as it is one of the forces needed to beat cancer as a life-threatening disease. Speaking to newsmen at a fund-raising…

Buhari asks Senate to confirm Dabiri, CEO, Diaspora Commission

President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate to confirm Mrs Abike Dabiri, Executive Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria Diaspora Commission. The request is contained in a letter dated Oct. 24 and addressed to the President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki. Saraki read the letter at plenary on Tuesday. In the letter, Buhari, said the…

Not having sex regularly can make you lose your job- Sex Therapist

A Sex Therapist and Consultant Psychiatrist, Dr Tomi Imarah, says not having sex regularly, being part of a balanced diet, can make one to lose job. Imarah, who runs an online Mental Health Counselling Service, called “Dr Tomi’s Haven’’, made this known in an interview on Thursday in Lagos. According to her, sex is part…

Minimum wage: BSG calls for amicable resolution to avert industrial unrest

Sen. Bisi Oyewo, the North Central Coordinator of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Support Group (BSG), has called for amicable resolution of the issue of minimum wage to avert another nationwide strike. Oyewo made the call on Wednesday in llorin, the Kwara capital, while speaking with newsmen on the stalemate in the negotiations between the government and…

Ambode, Canadian Gov Gen Pays the, to open biosecurity lab in Lagos

…Facility To Mitigate Against Post-Ebola Threats Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode will on Tuesday join the Governor General of Canada, Rt Hon Julie Payette to inaugurate a new biosecurity laboratory in Lagos. In a statement on Sunday, the Lagos State Government said the inauguration of the State Biobank, located at the Mainland Hospital in…

Mrs Akeredolu continues her campaign on cancer awareness in Lagos

The founder of Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria, BRECAN, Chief Mrs Betty Anyanwu – Akeredolu, continued her campaign on cancer awareness with a 5 kilometer Jog for Life to raise consciousness of Nigerians on the life threatening disease “Breast Cancer” in the street of Lagos, on Saturday, 27/October/2018. The founder of Breast Cancer Association of…

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