Category: Living

Lassa Fever reported in 19 states

NYSC member dies of Lassa fever in Cross River

Onwuegbuzie Stanley-Samuel, an NYSC member deployed to Cross River, has died of Lassa fever disease at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH). The state Commissioner for Health, Inyang Asibong, who disclosed this to journalists …

China bans parents from giving Islamic names

Authorities in western China are prohibiting parents from naming their children Islamic names in the latest effort to dilute the influence of religion on life in the ethnic Uighur minority heartland. “Muhammad,” ”Jihad” and “Islam” …

Abuja Municipal Council leads in HIV/AIDS cases

The Abuja Municipal Area Council(AMAC) has the highest figure of persons living with HIV in the metropolis, an official of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT’s) Agency For Control of HIV/AIDS (FACA) said. Dr Uche Okoro …