There are 1.9 Million People Living with HIV in Nigeria – Buhari

Speaking in Abuja, Nigeria, the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, welcomed the news that there are fewer people living with HIV in the country than previously estimated and launched the Revised National HIV and AIDS Strategic Framework 2019–2021, which will guide the country’s future response to the epidemic. Nigeria has made good progress in scaling up HIV treatment and prevention services in recent years.

This Is the Real Reason Why Seeing Blood Makes You Faint

Giving blood, getting vaccinated, or a stuffy, crowded train car—for some people, these brief moments of everyday discomfort can result in a loss of consciousness. This dramatic reaction is known as vasovagal syncope or neurocardiogenic syncope. (Syncope, by the way, is a fancy term for “fainted.”)

Toxic Alcohol kills 130 Indian Tea Workers

At least 130 people have died and more than 200 are being treated in hospital after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol in north-eastern India, officials said. Some 35 people were reported dead in the state of Assam on Sunday, days after about 100 people died in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. Ten people have been arrested over the bootleg drink, a police official said.

Dominos Just Launched The Smallie Pizza For ₦550

If you’re a pizza lover on a tight budget, you’ll love this news most. Monday, 18th February, 2019, Dominos finally revealed their budget, smaller in size pizza for ₦550 only after dropping a lot of teasers on their social media pages especially Instagram and Twitter.

Jumia Food denies MD’s arrest

In a press statement yesterday on behalf of the management of Jade Internet Services, owners of Jumia Food, Oni said that a report that Mr Futi was arrested by men of the Nigerian Police Force, Zone II, for fraud allegation and conversion of company’s funds for personal use was a mere fabrication. The current Country Manager of Jumia Food Nigeria, Mr, Guy Futi, neither misappropriated the company’s funds nor converted them for personal use. If this had happened, Jumia would have taken legal action against him, and probably involved the press.

CBN, Dangote, Kano govt partner to localise tomato production

This was disclosed in Kano, yesterday, when the team of Minister of Agriculture, Mr Audu Ogbeh and the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele visited Dangote tomato seedlings production farm at Kadawa in Kano State According to Ogbeh, part of the visit is to inspect some facilities in the state before the implementation of a planned programme of enhancing the production of tomatoes in the country.

True story: how Drug abuse is wreaking females in Northern Nigeria

In Kaduna, Habiba, a young lady on the streets of Barnawa holding a baby and a stick of weed shares her story: “I did not decide to be an addict, my family were a trouble to me, I was treated ill from others, I didn’t feel loved by my parents so I started to find solace in my friends and neighbours who introduced me to a cigarette-like stick. I was 16 years old; I did not like it at first but it gave me a good feeling; I was always smiling and my worries became less.

Coca-Cola, takes full ownership of Chi juice company

Chi is Nigeria’s largest juice maker, known for its Chivita and Hollandia juice, dairy and yoghurt drinks. Peter Njonjo, president of Coca-Cola’s West Africa business, confirmed the acquisition deal to Reuters Coca-Cola is considering consumer's pocket According to Njonjo, the company is focusing on smaller bottles and cans which is another way the company is trying to woo cash-strapped consumers in Nigeria, which emerged from its first recession in 25 years in 2017 but continues to suffer from sluggish growth and high inflation.

Bill Gates Foundation boosts Nigeria’s healthcare system with $75m

The Federal Government will receive the sum of $75m in the next five years from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for routine childhood immunisation. This is just as the government reiterated its commitment to childhood immunisation through innovative financing agreement with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It is indicated that the fund might be directly invested in Nigeria’s Basic Health Care Provision Fund.

What healthy poop looks like

When it comes to pooping, your bathroom strategy is most likely to get in and get out—but it's a good thing to take a look every now and again to see what's going on in the toilet. The size, texture, and color of your poop can tell you a lot about what's going on in your body. And it will vary depending on lots of factors. "It is important to check because it can help you identify a problem: digestion problems, structural diseases, motility disorders, or an adverse reaction or side effect to a medication

Discover 5 amazing Health Benefits of Ginger Water

1. Ginger can help quell nausea. If you're feeling queasy, reaching for ginger water could be a smart move. The Mayo Clinic lists ginger as helpful way to combat both morning sickness and chemotherapy-induced nausea. "What the ginger will help do is speed up stomach emptying, so things can go from the stomach into the small bowels more efficiently

3 Tips To Help You Stick To Your Fitness Resolutions — Celeb Trainer Says

Make a Plan. The most successful people cite preparation as their secret weapon,” Katia says. “They map out meals, appointments, and workouts and do not deviate. To them, attending a fitness class is a non-negotiable, just like a business meeting or paying a bill on time. In this, it becomes second nature.