Cancer: King Charles Ditches Chemotherapy, Opts For Herbs – Royal Expert

“Is it not the same agbo (herbs and portions) from Africa that these people and their fans, who are Africans, always descredit? Reactions trail the King’s Cancer diagnoses and treatment plan   King Charles of England will adopt herbs and portions popularly called agbo in Nigeria, in place of chemotherapy and radiation for treatment of his prostate cancer. Platforms Africa reports that the Buckingham Palace, which confirmed that the King was diagnosed with cancer, didn’t give details of his treatment. A royal expert, Tom Bower, has, however, said during an…

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Health Workers Fault Nursing Council’s Verification Process, Plan Protest

The Council in a memo dated February 7, 2024, outlined what it called the revised guidelines and requirements to be met by all applicants seeking the verification of certificate(s) to foreign nursing boards/councils. Nigerian nurses and other health workers have kicked against what they described as stringent conditions imposed by the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria (NMCN) on all applicants seeking verification of certificate(s) to foreign nursing boards or councils. The Council in a memo dated February 7, 2024, outlined what it called the revised guidelines and requirements to…

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Nigerian Police Inspector Declared Wanted For Murder

The Anambra State Police Command has declared one Inspector Audu Omadefu wanted for murder. This was disclosed in a press statement issued by the command’s spokesman DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, on Tuesday. Ikenga urged members of the public with information on his whereabouts to report to the nearest police station. Although, details of the murder and when, where and how it was committed was not disclosed, but the command assured all that any information given shall be treated with utmost confidentiality. READ ALSO Wife Of Slain Kwara Monarch Releases From Kidnappers’…

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Why We Sacked 1,973 Employees — Obafemi Awolowo Teaching Hospital CMD

The Chief Medical Director, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Prof. John Okeniyi, has indicted his predecessor, Dr. Olumuyiwa Owojuyigbe, for not following due process in the recruitment waiver approved for the hospital. The CMD of the teaching hospital offered the detailed explanation at an online press conference on Friday. Okeniyi said the waiver to recruit a total of 450 fresh staff into clinical and non-clinical positions was obtained from the office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation. He said the illegal recruitment…

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Is Divorce Hereditary? What Genes Got To Do With Family Collapse

Real reasons divorce will likely continue in some family lineages than others. You want to read the outcome of a study by a professor of psychology at Virginia Commonwealth University. Here   Adult children of divorced parents are more likely to get divorced themselves, compared to those who grew up in two-parent homes, research has shown. Now, a forthcoming study in Psychological Science suggests that the reason may have more to do with nature than with nurture. In other words, an increased risk for divorce may be coded in our…

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PHOTONEWS: Faces At IVON Trial Close-out Ceremony in Lagos

*Prof. Afolabi, others at IVON Trial close-out ceremony in Lagos L-R: Director, Medical and Health Service, Kano State Ministry of Health, Dr Shehu Abdullahi; Deputy Director, Food and Drug Services Department, Essential Medicine list Division, Federal Ministry of Health, Yakubu Bulama; Director, Safe Motherhood Reproductive Health Division, FMoH, Dr Samuel Oyeniyi; Chief Investigator, IVON Trial/Director, Centre for Clinical Trials Research and Implementation Science, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Prof Bosede Afolabi; Director of Africa Center of Excellence for Population Health and Policy, Bayero University Kano/Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Prof…

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King Charles To Be Treated In Hospital For Enlarged Prostate

King Charles III is set to attend the hospital next week for treatment for an enlarged prostate to undergo a corrective procedure for his condition. Buckingham Palace said the King’s condition is benign. According to Buckingham Palace, the 75-year-old’s public engagements will be postponed for a short period of recuperation. This was revealed shortly after a previous announcement that the Princess of Wales was in the hospital after undergoing abdominal surgery. It is unusual for medical updates about two senior royals to be released on the same day, but it…

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2 Killed, 77 Injured, This Is The Cause Of Ibadan Explosion – Makinde

Word-for-word: Oyo governor labels incident a disaster, calls for prayers for victims as rescue operations continue + what illegal mining has to do with it.   The governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has said that so far 77 people have been injured, while two fatalities were recorded in the unfortunate explosion that occurred in Ibadan city around 7.44 pm on Tuesday Platforms Africa reports that the governor who stated this on his X handle, said: “We visited the scene of the explosion which occurred at about 7.44 pm yesterday,…

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Tears of A Wife Can Cure An Aggressive Husband – Study

Is science moving closer to unravelling the belief that every wife was created from her husband’s right rib? Your husband is aggressive? Science has discovered one thing a wife can do to help. Shed tears! You actually want to read this.   A chemical signal in human female tears lowers aggression in males, scientists in the United States have found out. Platforms Africa reports that a study conducted by six researchers at the National Institute on Drug Abuse Intramural Research Program, UNITED STATES; Shani Agron, Claire A. de March, Reut…

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Betta Chimaobim Edu: 12 Things You Don’t Know About Embattled Minister

Medical doctor, Scholar, Public Health from Texila American University, APC ex-National Women Leader: This is the 12-point resume of the 37 year-old first minister ever to be suspended by President Tinubu.   A search by Platforms Africa showed some revealing and interesting sides of the suspended minister Of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation. Here, below, are what may need to know. 1. Born October 27, 1986 37 years old 2. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation (now Suspended – 08 Jan 2024) READ ALSO: BREAKING: Tinubu Cuts 60% Off…

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