News Summary 10/04/2017; Two Female Suicide Bombers Killed

One Of The Female Suicide Bombers Killed Two female suicide bombers who attempted to enter a mosque in Juddumuri village near Maiduguri during early morning prayers but intercepted died when one of the bombers detonated her improvised explosive device strapped to her body. Four people who were injured are receiving treatment at the specialist hospital…

Update On Meningitis: Gombe State Proactive Measures Against Outbreak

The Gombe State Government says it has adopted proactive measures against the outbreak of Cerebro Spinal Meningitis (CSM). Dr Kennedy Ishaya, the state Commissioner for Health, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe on Friday shortly after meeting with the state committee on Epidemic Rapid Response on health issues. Kennedy said…

Abike Dabiri Calls For Calm And Vigilance After India Attacks

Following multiple distress calls by Nigerian students  in India on concerns on their safety as a result of renewed attacks on them, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has urged Nigerians in India to remain calm and be watchful of their surroundings. Dabiri-Erewa said in a statement…

Nigerian Singer, Davido Reportedly Hospitalized

Nigerian singer, Davido who some days ago was alleged to have fathered a 4-year-old girl has reportedly been hospitalized. The Nigerian singer who denied the allegation adding that a paternity test had been carried out which vindicated him is reportedly down with an unknown sickness. News on the singer’s state of health and the reason……

Kidney theft: Patient surviving on life support machine – Commissioner

The Adamawa Government on Tuesday confirmed that the victim of kidney theft, Isa Hamman, 23, is still surviving on life support machine at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital. Hajia Fatima Atiku, the state Commissioner for Health, confirmed the development in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) in Yola. NAN recalls that in……

Dangote Foundation spends N200m to rehabilitate Kano Specialist Hospital

To complement its N7 billion Surgical and Diagnostic Centre (SDC) currently under construction, the Dangote Foundation has concluded the renovations of some sections of the Murtala Muhammed Specialists’ Hospital, Kano which gulped over N200 million.   The 900 bed capacity hospital, reputed for highest number of in-patients in sub-Saharan Africa has been lacking facilities that……

Hospital conducts 3 vagina reconstruction surgeries in Sokoto

The Maryam Abacha Children and Women Hospital, Sokoto has successfully conducted advanced vagina reconstruction surgeries on three women with Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF). Vaginal reconstruction is the creation of a new or artificial vagina after surgery to remove part or the entire vagina; it is also used as a treatment for vaginal cancer. Dr Balarabe……

North Korean Leader’s Brother Killed In Malaysia

Sources say that the half brother of the North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un has been murdered in Malaysia. According to Reuters, a South Korean government source said this on Tuesday. Kim Jong Nam, the older half brother of the North Korean leader, was known to spend a significant amount of his time outside the…

Researchers develop soft robotic sleeve which helps heartbeat

A team of researchers from Harvard University and Boston Children’s Hospital has developed a customizable soft robot that fits around the heart and helps it beat, potentially opening new treatment options for people suffering from heart failure. The soft robotic sleeve twists and compresses in sync with a beating heart, augmenting cardiovascular functions weakened by…

President Buhari Is Not In Any London Hospital ~ Femi Adesina

President Buhari Holidaying in London President Muhammadu Buhari is not ill and not on admission in any hospital in London, Mr Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President, Media and Publicity has said. Also Read; FG: President Buhari is Hale and Hearty Mr Adesina gave the clarification on Thursday in a live interview programme on CNBC…

Woman heading to hospital births baby in BRT

childbirth in BRT A woman on her way to the hospital for delivery, has delivered a baby boy inside a BRT bus at Ketu, Lagos State. Comments regarding this incident has been epic as one person actually said the child should be named BRT. childbirth in BRT See comments below: sireboyoAbiona ,God is great caiserchristianOMG!!!…