IFC signs MoU to help Lagos improve infrastructure, revenue (Sun)

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has announced its readiness to provide advisory services to Lagos State government to enhance its infrastructure development and strengthen long-term financial sustainability. The advisory services to be offered by IFC will be designed to improve…

Why Sleeping Next To Your Dog Is Better Than Your Partner (Guardian)

There is the popular quote that, “you know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams”. While this might be true for many, when it comes to quality of sleep, men are…

Mental health: One in four young women struggling (BBC)

The official NHS report found young women aged 17 to 19 were twice as likely as young men to have problems, with 23.9% reporting a disorder. Problems are less common in younger age groups, but are rising albeit slowly. In…

Ebola virus infects 300 people in eastern Congo (Guardian)

The deadly Ebola virus has infected 300 people in Congo since an outbreak erupted almost two months ago in the country’s east, the health ministry said on Tuesday. Ebola is a deadly disease caused by a virus, though there are…

‘Chinese condoms too small’ – health minister (Leadership)

Zimbabwean health minister David Parirenyatwa has reportedly challenged private manufactures in the country to produce condoms so as “to address concerns over the size of condoms imported from China”. According to NewsDay, Parirenyatwa said the move would also save on…

Obasanjo’s endorsement of Atiku a well-rehearsed theatre -Presidency

The Presidency has described former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s endorsement of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Atiku Abubakar as a well-rehearsed theatre. “The Presidency has received the news of former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s predictable U-turn and somersault on the endorsement…

Ways to improve your sleep quality that actually work (Metro)

If you are reading this through bleary eyes while mainlining your second coffee of the day, you’re in good company. It’s a rare person who can boast that they get enough sleep. Self-inflicted late nights, work-related early mornings, kids, insomnia…

Bathroom mistakes you make all the time (Reader’sDigest)

These seemingly harmless bathroom habits may impact your personal health and hygiene from washing your face incorrectly to sitting on the toilet too long. You flush the toilet while the lid is up Fecal matter and urine can fly as…

21 fallacies people relate with health

People, particularly Nigerians have held to certain health related beliefs for years, which science and health practitioners over time have proven to be fallacies or lies. They include: 1. Taking Mango immediately after Garri will kill you. 2. Pepper causes…

Avoid fungal and bacterial growth (Vanguard)

It is a known fact that underwear pants are private stuffs that should be kept and treated as such. In as much as it is meant not to be seen outside, health reasons outweigh such beliefs. Spreading your panties out…

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