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WHO Expects More Cases of Monkeypox to Emerge Globally

LONDON — The World Health Organization said it expects to identify more cases of monkeypox as it expands surveillance in countries where the disease is not typically found.As of Saturday, 92 confirmed cases and 28 suspected cases of monkeypox have been…

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PDP complies with amended electoral act on primaries

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says only three elected ad-hoc delegates per ward and one elected national delegate per local government will vote at its forthcoming primaries and national convention.The party made the declaration in a statement iss…

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WHO holds `Walk The Talk’ exercise for healthy living

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says the third edition of its global “Walk the Talk” is to raise awareness on the need for Nigerians to be active and healthy.Dr Walter Kazadi, Country Representative, WHO Nigeria, said this in Abuja on Saturday duri…

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Senior Citizens Commission Lauds Health Insurance Bill

The National Senior Citizens Centre, NSCC has commended the signing into law of the National Health Insurance Authority Bill, 2022 by President Muhammadu Buhari.Director General, NSCC, Emem Omokaro gave the commendation while saying that the Act is a s…

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CAF Confederation Cup: RS Berkane beat Orlando Pirates

The game was forced into penalty kicks following a 1-1 draw after regulation and extra time, and it was the Moroccans whose luck shone above their South African counterparts.Orlando Pirates forward Thembinkosi Lorch suffered the extremes of two emotion…