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Coronavirus: Cases of Second Time Infection Confirmed as Death Toll Rises

A number of countries including China and Japan have confirmed cases of second time Corona Virus infection. The Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak which started from China is now reported to have killed at least 3,000 people globally. As of Monday, almost 90,000 confirmed cases with the numbers outside China growing faster than inside China. As the disease pattern...

Breaking!! The Doyen of Highlife music in Nigeria Passes on

The glorious exit of a Legend of Highlife music, Dr Victor Abimbola Olaiya OON was announced earlier this afternoon. This untimely incident happened at Luth hospital Lagos State at exactly 12noon today Wednesday 12th of February, 2020. We pray that the Doyen of highlife music find repose with the creator while wishing the family and...

Veteran actor; Alabi Yellow dies after stroke attack

The popular Yoruba actor, aged 62, died in the early hours of today ,according to City News sources. The news of Alabi Yellow’s death was announced today, by the President & CEO of City News Group, Sola Adeyemo. Adeyemo announced that the actor, who was born, Samuel Oludayo Akinpelu, has suffered a partial stroke shortly after...

Red Alert: Yellow Fever Outbreak In Katsina; kill 115.

photo credit: wikiprojects38.weebly.com 115 people are said to have died following a Yellow Fever outbreak in Matazu Local Government Area of Katsina State. Yellow fever is an acute viral haemorrhagic disease transmitted by infected mosquitoes. The "yellow" in the name refers to the jaundice that affects some patients. Symptoms of yellow fever include fever, headache, jaundice,...

Tears As Mad Melon Was Laid To Rest

Late singer, Mad Melon who was one half of the popular 90s group 'Danfo Drivers' was finally laid to rest on Saturday, October 26, 2019, after his tragic death a month ago.   Recall that Oghenemaro Emeofa aka Mad Melon passed away at the Tolu Medical Centre Hospital in Ajegunle after a brief illness on Wednesday,...

How deadly malaria parasite jumped from gorillas to humans

Western lowland gorilla Lou Lou and her daughter are seen at the zoo in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on October 14, 2019. AFP / Douglas Magno LONDON: Scientists who resurrected a 50,000-year-old gene sequence have analysed it to figure out how the world's deadliest malaria parasite jumped from gorillas to humans - giving insight into the...

HIGH ALERT! Five New Cases Of Monkeypox Confirmed in Lagos, Rivers, Akwa Ibom

photo credit: voanews.com The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed five new cases of monkeypox in Lagos, Rivers and Akwa Ibom states. The latest situation report on monkeypox and Lassa fever published by the NCDC yesterday said, “In the reporting month (September 2019), 15 new suspected monkeypox cases were reported from five states –...