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Muhammed Ali, Stephen Keshi, Stroke, heart attack… (4)

I love this season in Nigeria. It is the season of food respite for the poor. Maize or corn is mushrooming in the fields. So is Ube, that diminutive “pear” which the Igbos bequeathed...

Muhammed Ali, Steve Keshi, Stroke, Heart Attack… (1)

Even in death, Muhammed Ali will remain for a while a star human being in this our corner of the world, the earth. I advisedly separate the earth from the world because the earth...

Some simple Home Cures for Typhoid Fever

I wonder how many students of the 1964 – 68 class of Olivet Baptist High School, Oyo, remember Lawson Oviaghele and Ganiyu Jawando. Are you listening, Oladunjoye Rusewe, Gbenja Ige, Abayomi Adepoju and G.R.A...

High Blood Sugar Crashes 125 Points in 5 Days

Congratulation, Mrs. X. she telephoned me on Friday last week to break the news I was eagerly waiting to hear. Her blood sugar had dropped by a whopping 125 points in only five days....

Ravages Of The Kidney And The Male Breast

Four cherry mangoes for breakfast behind me last Sunday, I was set hours after to write this column, snacking on cold pressed coconut oil, pear and peanuts (groundnuts). I had nothing too serious on...

Parable of a truck load of terrible diseases

  This week, Mr Hycinth Uzor is likely to be in mourning mood again. He does for long whenever one of his friends or class-mates at Fatimah College, Ilesa passes away. Fatimah College, in Osun...

NATURAL REMEDIES

Parable of a truck load of terrible diseases This week, Mr Hycinth Uzor is likely to be in mourning mood again. He does for long whenever one of his friends or class-mates at Fatimah...

Cold Water Alone Not Ok In Hot Weather

NIGERIA’s weather will be hot this year, according to the weather man. Already, it is so hot that handkerchiefs, like iced water and other iced drinks, are selling like hot cakes. Even the laundries...
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Sleeping Safely And Soundly In A Mosquito Den

SMALL DOCTOR, where art thou? This is the season of the rain and of the mosquito! Small Doctor is the nickname of Temitope Adekunle the musician from downtrodden Agege, a suburb of Lagos, who sang...
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Will Nigeria Join World’s Organic Farming Revolution?

THERE is no doubt any longer that our food from our once natural farms now to our kitchens and lining tablets in Nigeria with killer poisons in the forms of Pesticides and herbicides. All...

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