CBN directs banks to pay redesigned naira notes over-the-counter

Director Corporate Communication, CBN, Osita Nwanisobi disclosed this in a statement adding that the apex bank will collaborate with the Nigeria Police, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) to prosecute abuses and sellers of the naira. The headquarters of the Nigerian central … Continue reading CBN directs banks to pay redesigned naira notes over-the-counter

Surprising health benefits of Miracle Leaf

'Wonder of the World' also known as Miracle Leaf and Life Plant (Botanical name- Bryophyllum pinnatum) is a succulent perennial herb, which grows up to 1m- 2m in height. The stems are thick, flexible and short and the flowers are pink, white or purple in colour. It forms a cymose panicle. The dried carrot-like tuberous … Continue reading Surprising health benefits of Miracle Leaf

Why APC governors are angry with CBN, Buhari

Governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have rejected the February 10 deadline set by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to end the legal tender status of the old N1000, N500 and N200 notes Credible sources close to the governors said they were worried Nigerians have been finding it … Continue reading Why APC governors are angry with CBN, Buhari

El-Rufai: Respect isn’t fear, Aso Rock cabals won’t succeed with plans against Buhari administration

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has dared the Aso Rock “cabals” he believes are opposed to the Presidential ambition of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2023 presidential election. El-Rufai had sparked a controversy on Wednesday when he said some persons in Aso Rock were working against Tinubu. … Continue reading El-Rufai: Respect isn’t fear, Aso Rock cabals won’t succeed with plans against Buhari administration

Exercises to stimulate libido and boost sex drive

Photo by The Lazy Artist Gallery on Pexels.com People who live sedentary lives and don’t get a lot of exercises are generally more likely to have a low sex drive. There are lots of reasons for this. If you don’t exercise, your circulation goes down, making it harder to get an erection. Your body won’t … Continue reading Exercises to stimulate libido and boost sex drive

Easy way to detox and cleanse your body

Photo by Any Lane on Pexels.com Harmful Effects of Junk Food Junk Food is very harmful that is slowly eating away the health of the present generation. The term itself denotes how dangerous it is for our bodies. Most importantly, it tastes so good that people consume it on a daily basis. However, not much … Continue reading Easy way to detox and cleanse your body

CANCER: What you should know about the causes, risk factors, prevention, screening and treatment

Photo by Anna Tarazevich on Pexels.com Cancer is a leading cause of death worldwide, accounting for nearly 10 million deaths in 2020, or nearly one in six deaths. The most common cancers are breast, lung, colon and rectum and prostate cancers Around one-third of deaths from cancer are due to tobacco use, high body mass … Continue reading CANCER: What you should know about the causes, risk factors, prevention, screening and treatment

Cancer cases rising in Nigeria despite advancements in management

Photo by Klaus Nielsen on Pexels.com Nigeria has recorded over 10, 000 new cancer cases since the beginning of this year, the founder of the Medicaid Cancer Foundation and Kebbi State First Lady, Zainab-Shinkafi Bagudu, has said. Mrs Bagudu spoke on Thursday in Abuja during the launch of the book titled ‘Footprints’, by First Ladies … Continue reading Cancer cases rising in Nigeria despite advancements in management

Graduate Assistant cover letter sample

Photo by picjumbo.com on Pexels.com Dear Dr. Kingsley Chimezie Irobiko If you are looking for an enthusiastic, organized, and reliable individual for your next Graduate Assistant, please consider my enclosed resume. As a post-graduate student pursuing my degree in psychology with excellent communication and time management skills, I am confident in my ability to outperform … Continue reading Graduate Assistant cover letter sample

MIT neuroscientist reveals what she never does to eliminate ‘brain fog and memory loss’

The alarm goes off. You get dressed, grab your coffee, and head to work. But by lunchtime, you start to feel disorganized. You reread emails because you lack focus and mental clarity. There’s nothing worse than brain fog. In addition to stress and lack of sleep, it can be caused by the immune system creating … Continue reading MIT neuroscientist reveals what she never does to eliminate ‘brain fog and memory loss’

Twitter to start charging developers for API access

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Twitter will start charging developers to get access to its API, a vital tool that powers popular services like TweetDelete and bots that send users prompts on data in real time. The microblogging site, which was taken over by Elon Musk last October, said that from Feb. 9 it would “no longer … Continue reading Twitter to start charging developers for API access

ECB raises rates by 50 basis points, pledges further hike in March

The European Central Bank on Thursday confirmed expectations of a 50 basis point interest rate increase, taking its key rate to 2.5%. In a statement, it pledged to “stay the course in raising interest rates significantly at a steady pace” and, in unusually firm language, said it intended to hike by another 50 basis points … Continue reading ECB raises rates by 50 basis points, pledges further hike in March

Ukraine’s Zelenskyy calls for more sanctions on Russia

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy called on Thursday for more punitive measures against Russia by the European Union and said he had discussed a new EU sanctions package with European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. Zelenskyy, speaking at a joint news conference in Kyiv with von der Leyen, said the speed of the EU sanctions … Continue reading Ukraine’s Zelenskyy calls for more sanctions on Russia

Crowdfunding for unmet medical needs

Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com Renwick and Mossialos [51] provide a useful typology for crowdfunded health projects. They classify health-related crowdfunding campaigns into four types according to the project’s purpose and the funding method. In their typology, crowdfunding projects might finance health expenses, health initiatives, research, or commercial health innovation. Crowdfunding projects in the … Continue reading Crowdfunding for unmet medical needs

Cataract surgery: What I learned from ophthalmologists

Photo by Ksenia Chernaya on Pexels.com Cataract surgery is a procedure to remove the lens of your eye and, in most cases, replace it with an artificial lens. Normally, the lens of your eye is clear. A cataract causes the lens to become cloudy, which eventually affects your vision. Cataract surgery is performed by an … Continue reading Cataract surgery: What I learned from ophthalmologists