Chibok girls, ‘Songs of Innocence and Experience’

WELCOME back home, chibok girls. I wonder if we can call them girls any longer. In about three years of captivity inside a forest ruled by Boko Haram's rag tag army, they have gone...

Will Prince Momoh help us kill mosquitoes?

I PRAY that Prince Tony Momoh, nominated for chairmanship of Nigeria's electricity regulating authority, is still his good, old self, or, better still, has become more adroit, like aged wine. In the days I...

Depression and rising cases of suicide in Nigeria

CONTROVERSY is still trailing the death of Nigerian Navy's Rear Admiral Teikumo Daniel Ikoli, who was originally thought to be Nigeria's latest suicide case. The late Rear Admiral Ikoli was the fleet commander of...

Some natural cures for cerebrospinal meningitis

CEREBROSPINAL meningitis, a team leader of hot weather diseases in Nigeria, is striking again with characteristic deftness. This time, it has swept through northern parts of the country as usual and is hitting at...

DR. ORJI, SICKLE CELL AND BRAIN DISORDER, JAUNDICE (2)

Dr. Allwell Chiawolamoke Orji is fading out of memory. He was that Nigerian medical doctor who, fed up with his life, plunged into the Lagos Lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge about four weeks...

DR. ORJI, SICKLE CELL AND BRAIN DISORDER, JAUNDICE

MEDICAL doctor Allwell Chiawolamoke Orji popped out of obscurity about-three weeks ago to top the Lagos talk chart when he jumped from the third Mainland Bridge into the Lagos Lagoon. His death shocked may...

COCA-COLA, FANTA, SPRITE, SODIUM BENZOATE AND VITAMIN C

There are some wise saying which keep ringing in my ears every day. One of them is… everything false will inevitably collapse someday. Another is… A wise man does not plunge for a swim...

Any Five super food supplements for wellness?

In the Kusa Green Pasture Herbs chat group two weeks ago, someone asked me to name five super food supplements for wellness. My understanding of the question was the search for five magic bullet...
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WOMEN, “TOILET INFECTIONS” AND SOME VAGINAL ISSUES (3)

We are still in the woman’s world to which caring men are invited.  After all, women are the mothers, aunts, nieces and sisters of men. To the doctor’s clinics where “toilet infections” and vaginal...

WOMEN, TOILET INFECTIONS AND SOME VAGINAL ISSUES (2)

We are getting to a point in this series where I believe I would require a lion’s heart and, perhaps, a Lion’s Mane mushroom food supplement to make ways through a thick forest. A...

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