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K1 De Ultimate slams Ambode in an Instagram video

K1 De Ultimate slams Ambode

King of Fuji music, K1 De Ultimate born Wasiu Ayinde Marshal has lent his voice to the ongoing imbroglio concerning the choice of the next governor of Lagos State ahead of the 2019 gubernatorial election in the State.

South Africa Suffers Cholera Outbreak

South Africa suffers from cholera outbreak

On Monday, South Africa issued a Cholera alert following an outbreak in neighbouring Zimbabwe.

Tuberculosis Affecting a quarter of the World – WHO

Tuberculosis affects one quarter part of the world

The spread of Tuberculosis (TB) is threatening to affect some 1.3 billion people, a quarter of the world’s population.

Police arrests suspected killer of Enugu Traditional Ruler, Igwe Stephen Nwatu

Igwe Stephen Nwatu

The Police in Enugu State says it has arrested one of the suspects allegedly involved in the killing of Igwe Stephen Nwatu, the traditional ruler of Ogbozinne community in Nkanu West Local Government of the state.

FDA bans the sale of all e-cigarette products to minors


The U.S Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday announced a crackdown on the sale of Juuls which look like computer flash drives, and other e-cigarette products to minors.

Zimbabwe’s police places ban on public gathering to contain Cholera spread


Zimbabwe’s police on Wednesday issued a ban on all public gatherings and illegal food vending to control the spread of cholera, which has killed 21 people in the capital Harare.

Global Cancer Statistics says 9.6 million people will die of cancer in 2018

Global Cancer Statistics

Global Cancer Statistics 2018 released on Wednesday by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) says 9.6 million people will die of cancer in 2018.

The global cancer statistics by IARC which is part of the World Health Organisation (WHO), said the number of people around the world, who have cancer is growing rapidly, with 18.1 million new cases.

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The top three cancers in terms of incidence are lung, breast, and colorectal cancers and are ranked within the top five in terms of mortality, the report warned.

This implies that, one in five men and one in six women worldwide develop cancer during their lifetime, and one in eight men and one in 11 women die from the disease.

Worldwide, the total number of people, who are alive within five years of a cancer diagnosis, called the five-year prevalence, is estimated to be 43.8 million.

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Lung cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men, accounting for 14.5 per cent of the total cases in men and 8.4 per cent in women, and the leading cause of cancer death in men.

It’s also the leading cause of cancer death in women in 28 countries, with the highest incidence rates in women seen in North America, Northern and Western Europe, China, and Australia and New Zealand.

Katsina state strengthen fight against polio, immunize 135,989 children

Katsina state

About 60,989 children under five years have been immunised against polio in Mai’ Adua Local Government Area of Katsina state.

The council’s Director of Primary Health Care, Malam Alhassan Danjuma, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Mai’ Adua on Tuesday.

Covenant University student expelled unjustly wins court case against school

Adooh emmanuel, Covenant university
Adooh emmanuel sues covenant university and wins court case

A student of Covenant university, Ota, who  was framed up and expelled after spending 5 years in school has won his court case against the institution.

AY comedian replies OAP N6 For Criticising His Comment On Dbanj’s Post.

AY, Dbanj,N6
AY replies OAP N6 for criticising his comment on Dbanj post.

Nigerian comedian Ayo makun popularly known as AY has clapped back at N6 for criticizing his comment on Dbanj’s vacation photo with his wife.

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