Health

Sokoto opens brand new medical diagnostic centre

Built quietly and with a clear goal in sight, the world-class diagnostic centre in Sokoto…

Nigerian startup, others win $85,000 grant

By Kemi Akintokun In a bid to address growing health challenges in Africa, Norrsken Foundation,…

Africa steps up Omicron variant detection as COVID-19 cases rise

Detection of the Omicron variant is coinciding with a 54 per cent surge in COVID-19…

Just in: Nigeria confirms 2 cases of Omicron variant of COVID-19

“Genomic sequencing of positive cases from routine day two testing for travellers to Nigeria identified…

The West and Its Innoculation Racism

Tunde Asaju writes that the way the world eventually treats this new development (Omicron Covid-19…

COVID: EU experts to decide on vaccine for children 5-11yrs

The European Union would soon make its first coronavirus vaccines available for children under 12

AHF Africa urges Secretary Bliken to rally world leaders to address global vaccine inequity

On the side-line of the US Secretary of state, Anthony Bliken's visit to Nigeria, where…

A Pad Box to the Rescue

By Daniels Ekugo The Sanitary Pad Media Campaign (SPMC) convened in January 2020 is aimed…

Olikoye

By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie How softly the rain fell that Monday morning when my water…

Technology and Medical Breakthroughs: Okonjo-Iweala’s Son and Afe Babalola University

She was proud of her son that day. With eclat, Ngozi Okonji-Iweala, the Director-General of…