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February 23, 2024
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Want to stay alive? Then, follow these instructions…

Want to stay alive? Then, follow these instructions…

Any discerning reader of the late 70s and early 80s will immediately recall that the above quote is from the late English writer, René Brabazon Raymond. Of course, this name will not strike a chord…

A tale of two Nigerian ministers

A tale of two Nigerian ministers

According to Wikipedia, Perception (from the Latin perceptio, meaning gathering or receiving) is the organisation, identification, and interpretation of sensory information, in order to represent, and understand the presented information or environment. And, it is…

The Asthma season

The Asthma season

Over the last couple of weeks, there has been a surge in Asthma related symptoms that presented to a hospital (personally witnessed), hence, this re-visitation. The scene Miss BTF has been experiencing cough, shortness of…

Typhoid fever

Typhoid fever

Scene one Mr 123; Good day Doctor Doctor; Good day, Mr 123, why are you here today? Mr 123; I have typhoid, the feelings are all over Doctor; You have typhoid? What are these things…

Celebrating an indomitable grandmother, Monivi Amamieye, at 62

Celebrating an indomitable grandmother, Monivi Amamieye, at 62

It was a memorable birthday celebration on April 27th 2021 as the loving mother of three great women; wife of the Bishop of Aggressive Faith Ministries wined and dined with grandchildren, family and friends at…

Twitter snub: Government not media responsible

Twitter snub: Government not media responsible

Recently our age-long regional rivalry with our West African neighbour, Ghana, has once again been brought to the fore courtesy of two significant events, which only emphasised our diminishing status on the African continent. The…

When the heart comes under ‘’attack’’! (2)

When the heart comes under ‘’attack’’! (2)

However, the more symptoms one has, the greater the likelihood of having a heart attack. Some heart attacks strike suddenly, but many people have warning signs and symptoms hours, days or weeks in advance. The…

Nigeria: A nation bursting at the seams

Nigeria: A nation bursting at the seams

Where does one start from when one tries to consider the numerous problems besetting this our great nation – is it insecurity, unemployment, inflation or what? The list is almost endless. Virtually every day it…

When the heart comes under ‘’attack’’!

When the heart comes under ‘’attack’’!

The scene The Speaker of a State House of Assembly in the South western part of the country suddenly slumped and died some months ago. It was gathered that he reportedly drove himself from his…

Ramadan and your health

Ramadan and your health

The scene Rzk cannot wait for the Islamic Holy month to start. For him, there’s something about it worth looking forward to. He’s not a medical person but he’s been able to recognize a general…