Reports finds record increase in women using modern contraceptives

At least 317 million women across 69 developing countries now use some form of modern contraception as at July 2018, according to the latest...

No trust when it is online data

A new study of mid-size businesses and consumers reveals that many are confused and lack trust when it comes to the privacy and security...

Attacks on farmers may mean famine in northeast

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has warned repeated attacks on farmers could aggravate food insecurity in the northeast of Nigeria. It comes after the killing...
Ebola

DRC Ebola: UN outraged by killings of civilians, health workers

The United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres said on Monday he is “outraged by the continued killing and abduction of civilians by armed groups” near...

International community, Nigerian doctors condemn aidworker killing

The international community and doctors in Nigeria condemned the killing this week of a second health worker abducted in the north east of Nigeria...

UK signs £16m agreement to help strengthen public health in 5 countries

The British public health institute has signed an agreement to help strengthen international health regulations (IHR) in Nigeria and four other countries estimated at...

How Drug makers Use Nigeria’s Population against its Citizens

As Africa’s largest economy, most highly populated country, and biggest consumer market, Nigeria has been hailed as the next frontier for pharma after South...

Social media fostering fake news

A new poll suggests social media social propagates fake news far more than word of mouth, the internet, television and newspaper combined. This finding is...

UN rapporteur to assess human trafficking in Nigeria

The United Nations special rapporteur Maria Giammarinaro arrives Nigeria today on an official visit to assess human trafficking in the country. Giammarinaro says her weeklong...

$60m supercomputer to advance science, engineering research

America’s National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $60 million to fund the largest and most powerful supercomputer ever. The supercomputer to be called Frontera, will...

Follow us

2,319FansLike
239FollowersFollow
0SubscribersSubscribe
- Advertisement -