Posted in Health Care

How proper diet, lifestyle changes lengthen telomeres- medical expert

Telomeres, basic proteins that shield the body’s chromosomes can be lengthened by lifestyle changes and eating proper diets, Dr Rasheed Abassi, a medical expert says.Abassi, who is the Chief Medical Director of Heritage Men’s Clinic, said this on Satur…

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Posted in Business Market

Enhancing the Nigeria Customs Service through partnerships

Analysts believe that the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) is strategic to not only achieving the nation’s economic development but also to ensuring national security.That explains why many stakeholders argue that the Service can be radically enhanced thr…

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Posted in Government Politics

Political office holders not overpaid, says RMAFC chief

The Chairman of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), Alhaji Muhammed Shehu, says that political office holders in Nigeria do not earn outrageous emoluments as speculated by Nigerians.Shehu made the announcement in an inter…

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Posted in General

Bayelsa Election: Group cautions against electoral violence

Credible Elections Project, a non-governmental group has called on all political parties and their candidates in the Bayelsa governorship election to be decorous in their acts and adhere to the provisions of the electoral laws.The group, with strong in…

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Lagos ex-commissioner, agric experts, urge residents to embrace urban farming

Mr Agboola Dabiri, a former Commissioner for Youth and Social Development in Lagos State, has urged residents of the state to embrace urban farming.Dabiri said this at an agriculture empowerment programme organised by members of Ajowa Community Develop…

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NG-CARES: Sokoto govt distributes inputs to 1,180 farmers

The Sokoto State Government has begun the distribution of fertilisers, inputs and agric processing equipment to 1,180 farmers under the NG-CARES scheme.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Emir of Argungu, Alhaji Sama’ila Mera, on Saturday, in…

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Beneficiaries complain as CBN begins COVID-19 intervention loans recovery

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), is set to recover loans it granted some categories of Nigerians to ameliorate harsh socio-economic realities.The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the loan initiative involved is the Targeted Credit Facilities (TCF)…

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Bandits kill 2, kidnap 3 in Kaduna

The Police Command in Kaduna State has confirmed that two persons were killed and three others kidnapped by suspected bandits on Sept. 15, in a community in the state.The command’s Acting Public Relations Officer, Mr Mansir Hassan, confirmed the develo…

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