EGG SHELL AND YOU

By Happiness NKAN DO YOU KNOW? Egg’s shell is a natural source of minerals and contains 90% calcium. Calcium is easily absorbed by our body because...

COVID-19: Buhari govt, Senate meet over vaccine

The leadership of the Senate has hinted on engaging the Executive in the purchase of COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria. It met with the Executive on...

CORONA VIRUS: SET UP ISOLATION TENTS; PROF ETTETE PETERS URGES GOVERNMENT

  A Professor of respiratory medicine, Ettete Peters has urged Akwa Ibom State government to immediately set up an isolation tent that can accommodate 20...

FIVE REASONS TO DRINK RED WINE BEFORE BED

Red wine is one of the best pre-bedtime drugs one can take. Unlike other alcoholic drinks, red wine contains resveratrol, a compound which has...

IBOM SPECIALIST HOSPITAL WILL REVERSE MEDICAL TOURISM ABROAD – HEALTH MINISTER

The Federal Government says it will partner with the Akwa Ibom Government on the operations of Ibom Specialist Hospital to stop Nigerians from seeking...

HIGHLY EFFECTIVE NATURAL ACNE SPOT TREATMENT

By Happiness NKAN Today, there are a lot chemical products, which treat pimples, but at the same time create damages to our skin. So, what...

FG BANS IMPORTATION OF CODEINE DRUGS

T he Federal Ministry of Health has banned the production and importation of codeine as active pharmaceutical ingredient for cough preparations to check substance abuse...

NIGERIA TO BE POLIO-FREE BY AUGUST 2018

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Coordinator in Cross River, Dr Thompson Igbu, says Nigeria will be polio free by August 2018. Dr Igbu made this...

FG TO SPEND N915m ON CONTRACEPTIVES IN 2017

The Federal Government plans to spend N915m on counterpart funding for the procurement of contraceptive commodities this year. The budget for the national distribution of...

FIFTH ANNIVERSARY: GOV EMMANUEL COMMISSIONS ISOLATION CENTER

... Reassures A'Ibom Of Better Days Ahead   As part of events to commemorate his fifth anniversary in office, Governor Udom Emmanuel has commissioned the 300-...

IBOM SPECIALTY HOSPITAL REOPENS FOR FULL SERVICES, AS CLINOTECH GROUP PROMISES...

The Ibom Specialty Hospital in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State Capital, has reopened for full health care services. Briefing Newsmen at the premises of the...

FG TO SELL POLARIS BANK IN TWO YEARS – AMCON

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) says it plans to sell Polaris Bank within two years. Ahmed Kuru, Chief Executive Officer, AMCON, said this...

PREVENTING HEART ATTACK THROUGH LIFESTYLE

Medical experts have classified cardiovascular disease which includes heart attack and stroke as the number one cause of death worldwide. But lifestyle changes –...

ENDOMETRIOSIS: EARLY DETECTION CURBS INFERTILITY

For one in 10 women that live with endometriosis, having pain might be a familiar path. From experiencing painful menstruation to painful sexual intercourse,...

PRIMARY HEALTHCARE AGENCY LAW: THE BENEFITS FOR AKWA IBOM MASSES

By Eshiet AKPANUMOH   Primary healthcare was declared the model for global health policy at a 1978 meeting of health ministers and experts from around the...

WHY MORE NIGERIANS ARE COMING DOWN WITH STROKE

Medical experts have given reasons why more Nigerians than ever before are coming down with stroke even as they warn that many more may...

GOV. EMMANUEL INSPECTS ETINAN GENERAL HOSPITAL, COMMENCES REHABILITATION

In its avowed commitment to boost the health care delivery system, Akwa Ibom State Government has set out modalities for the resuscitation of general...

AKWA IBOM EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE UNDERWAY – DR UKPONG

By Ndifreke AKPAN The State Executive Council meeting presided over by Governor Udom Emmanuel has given an approval for the establishment of Akwa Ibom State...

MMM ‘INVESTORS’ DONATE MILLIONS TO HOSPITAL PATIENTS IN IBADAN

Community of mutual aid and donation exchange populalrly known as MMM on Thursday, November 17, 2016 donated about N2.5Million to hospital patients in Ibadan,...

95 BUTCHERS INFECTED WITH BRUCELLOSIS IN BAUCHI

The Bauchi State Government has said that 95 butchers in the state have been infected with an animal-related disease known as Brucellosis in Bauchi...

SEE NEW DEVICE THAT GETS RID OF BLOOD PRESSURE, ARTHRITIS, STROKE,...

Listen! It doesn’t matter how long you have battling with that ailment, this amazing device helps to completely get rid of various...

‘INFECTED NURSE: I’M GLAD COVID-19 DIDN’T KILL ME’

May Toba, a Nigerian based in the United Kingdom is a nurse and a mother of two. She is a grateful survivor of the...

RICE AND YOU

By Happiness Nkan Rice water is rich in beauty minerals and vitamins that are awesome for the hair and skin/ rice water is the water...

COVID-19: AKWA IBOM CASES MOSTLY HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS – GOV EMMANUEL

In what appeared to be a tacit acceptance of the announcement by the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa...

NIGERIA TO BE POLIO-FREE BY AUGUST 2018

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Coordinator in Cross River, Dr Thompson Igbu, says Nigeria will be polio free by August 2018. Dr Igbu made this...

BENEFITS OF BANANA OIL

By Happiness NKAN Just finished eating your bananas? Don’t throw away those peels! Have you heard of banana oil? Banana oil has a sugary aroma...

2019: UKPONG-UDO CANVASSES FOR PROMPT HEALTHCARE DELIVERY

A Federal House Representatives hopeful, Obong Emmanuel Ukpong-Udo has hailed Governor Udom Emmanuel over his dedication and commitment towards ensuring that Akwa Ibom’s primary...

HOW TO GET A CLEAR SKIN NATURALLY

By Happiness Nkan DRINK LEMON WATER EVERY MORNING Drinking warm lemon water has been said to be effective for throat infection, dental problem. Lemon water...

UUTH 200,000LTRS WATER EXPANSION PROJECT: DE-MBARUKAS HANDS OVER STORAGE AND TREATMENT...

  De-Mbarukas Limited, a reputable environmental consulting firm, has handed over the first phase of its water project, 200,000litres Expansion of...

I HAVE SUCCESSFULLY MANAGED DIABETES FOR 30 YEARS – OBASANJO

Former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo says that diabetes only kills those who are careless about its treatment. Mr. Obasanjo made the statement on Friday in...

COVID-19: A’IBOM GOVT OKAYS MODALITIES FOR REOPENING OF SCHOOLS

Akwa Ibom State Government has expressed satisfaction with modalities put on ground for reopening of schools in line with COVID-19 protocols. A statement by the...

NAFDAC Arrests Producer Of Fake Peak Milk

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has arrested a 56-year-old man, Christopher Nnabuihe, for selling faked Peak Milk. The suspect,...

HEALTHY MICE WITH SAME-SEX PARENTS BORN FOR FIRST TIME

Findings show barriers to same-sex reproduction in humans can technically be overcome – but not yet Healthy mice with two mothers have been born for...

COVID-19: AKWA IBOM GOVERNMENT TAKES DELIVERY OF VACCINES

The State Government this evening took delivery of 69,030 doses of AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine from the Federal Government....