Oyo environment commissioner, Kehinde Ayoola, is dead

Oyo State Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Kehinde Ayoola, has died at age 55. The former Speaker of Oyo House of Assembly is said to have died at a private hospital around Iyaganku, Ibadan where he was receiving treatment since falling ill about a fortnight ago. Taiwo Adisa, Chief Press Secretary to Governor SeyiContinue reading “Oyo environment commissioner, Kehinde Ayoola, is dead”

BREAKING: Lagos Records Four New Corona-virus Cases

By Henry Oduah -March 19, 2020Lagos state health commissioner Prof Akin AbayomiLagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi, has announced that the state has four new cases of coronavirus. Abayomi revealed this on Thursday during a press conference.

Nigeria confirms third case of coronavirus

Lagos State Ministry of Health says a third case of coronavirus has been confirmed in the state. The victim, a 30-year-old Nigerian woman, returned from the United Kingdom on Friday, the ministry said in a tweet on Tuesday. She is said to have observed self-isolation, developed symptoms and tested positive. The woman, the ministry said,Continue reading “Nigeria confirms third case of coronavirus”

Veteran actor; Alabi Yellow dies after stroke attack

The popular Yoruba actor, aged 62, died in the early hours of today ,according to City News sources. The news of Alabi Yellow’s death was announced today, by the President & CEO of City News Group, Sola Adeyemo. Adeyemo announced that the actor, who was born, Samuel Oludayo Akinpelu, has suffered a partial stroke shortlyContinue reading “Veteran actor; Alabi Yellow dies after stroke attack”

Sadiq Daba Again Appeal For Financial Intervention

Ailing veteran actor, Sadiq Daba, has once again reached out to the public for financial assistance for medical treatment. This is coming three months after billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola, announced he would take over the medical expenses of the actor who was reportedly diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In an Instagram post onContinue reading “Sadiq Daba Again Appeal For Financial Intervention”

How deadly malaria parasite jumped from gorillas to humans

Western lowland gorilla Lou Lou and her daughter are seen at the zoo in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on October 14, 2019. AFP / Douglas Magno LONDON: Scientists who resurrected a 50,000-year-old gene sequence have analysed it to figure out how the world’s deadliest malaria parasite jumped from gorillas to humans – giving insight into theContinue reading “How deadly malaria parasite jumped from gorillas to humans”