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How Harmful Cultural Practices Of Handling Of Umbilical Cord Exposes Newborns To Infection Risk And Death

Pediatricians have condemned harmful cultural practices where unsterilised instruments are used to sever umbilical cord of newborns, saying such practices expose babies to risk of infection. The Child health specialists say in some cultures in some parts of the country,

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Nigerian Mum And Wife, Offiong Bassey Who Sat For Exams While Heavily Pregnant Breaks 44-Year Record To Become An Inspiration

A Nigerian woman has braved odds and persevered to achieve huge academic success. The mom-of-one identified as Colette Offiong Bassey in celebration mood took to her Instagram page to announce that she has bagged a first class honours degree from

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New Mum, Etinosa Idemudia Faults Flogging As A Form Of Punishment By Nigerian Parents And Guardians

Nollywood actress and new mom, Etinosa Idemudia has taken to social media to fault the popular system of punishment where children are flogged mercilessly. In a post shared on Instagram, the comedienne who welcomed a cute baby girl late last

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‘NIN Compulsory For Admission’ -JAMB Says As It Announces Dates For 2021 UTME

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said the National Identity Number (NIN) is mandatory for students seeking admission into universities of their choice. The board made this known on Wednesday in a statement by its, Head, Public Affairs and

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For Someone Somewhere Who Has Been Doubting Her Ability, 36-Year-Old Dr Adeola Olubamiji’s Story Is The Biggest Inspiration For You

Adeola (Addy) Olubamiji (PhD) is an industry-4.0-expert and she is one of the few who have indeed used the power of technology (specifically 3D-printing) to navigate and thrive in the North American job market. She is currently the Director of

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Here’s Some Learned Tips From Nigerian Parents, School Teachers And Counsellor On Helping A Child Who’s A Slow Learner

A slow learning child is a child that hits his developmental markers at a much slower rate than compared to his/her peers. It is commonly misunderstood that these children fail at learning or are merely ‘dumb’. The truth is that

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‘Your Dreams Are Valid At Any Age’ – Nigerian Mom, Mrs Obi’s Story Is Your Motivation For Today

‘If your dreams are big enough, there’s no stopping you’ is a valid assertion for this determined Nigerian mum, Mrs Obi. who didn’t stop as an SSCE holder. To celebrate her mom, Nigerian entertainer, Wolfie shared the inspirational story as well

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Six Nigerian Celebrities, Toke Makinwa, Niyola And Others Who Survived COVID-19 Want You To Know This About The Pandemic

Report has it that with over 159,000 cases and over 1,900 deaths, Nigeria has the second-largest number of COVID-19 cases in Africa. Earlier this month, Nigeria received approximately 3.92 million doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines, from which Lagos State was allocated

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Businessman And Dad, Wale Jana Writes To Women Who Think The Best Way To Keep A Man Is To Get Pregnant

Sapphire Groups CEO, Wale Jana is of the opinion that pregnancy doesn’t keep a marriage as against the beliefs many people hold, it rather threatens it, and he explained why he thinks so. The businessman, who is married with kids,

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After Undergoing Double Mastectomy, Breast Cancer Survivor Lists Warning Signs As She Proudly Shows Her Scars

A young woman has shared topless photo of herself as she revealed that she survived breast cancer after undergoing a double mastectomy. Breast cancer is the most feared cancer among women. Sometimes, it’s not just the word “cancer” that’s at

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Actress / Mum-of-One, Anita Joseph, Issues Strong Warning To Parents Who Are In The Habit Of Doing This To Their Kids

Nollywood actress and mother, Anita Joseph has issued a strong warning to parents who are in the habit of kissing their children in the mouth, telling them to desist from the act. Taking to her Instagram account to share a

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Mom-Of-2, Laura Ikeji Sends Words Of Caution To Women In Toxic Relationships

Fashion entrepreneur, Laura Ikeji -Kanu has taken to her social media page to address women who give excuses to stay in abusive/ toxic relationships. The social media influencer and mother-of-two stated that ‘there’s nothing cool about being in a toxic

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Nigerians In The United Kingdom Have Been Given A Boost By UK’s Latest Announcement | See Juicy Details

The United Kingdom Government has made a new announcement in favour of international students, including Nigerians. The UK government has announced that international students who want to work in England following the successful completion of a UK degree at bachelor’s

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Iroko Boss And Dad-Of-3, Jason Njoku Stirs Controversy By Saying, “N4.6M School Fees Is Cheap”

The CEO of Iroko TV, Jason Njoku has stirred controversy on social media after bragging about his children school fees. This is coming after a concerned parent shared a photo of the provisional bill for a school in Epe, Lagos

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Medical Practitioner, Dr. Idris Giwa Throws Light On This Common Cause Of Infertility In Females And Management

A Lagos-based medical practitioner, Dr. Idris Giwa, has identified Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome as a common cause of infertility in females, and menstrual irregularities in female adolescents and other women of reproductive age. Dr Giwa, who spoke at the Estate Youth

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After Losing Her Mom To Cardiac Arrest, New Mum, Kelly Rowland Raises Awareness About Heart Health, Being Pregnant During The Pandemic & More

Heart health, for Kelly Rowland, is not just crucial, it is personal. After losing her mother to cardiac arrest in 2014, the mom-of-two has made it her mission to educate others about the importance of taking care of themselves, especially

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After Having A Child With Sickle Cell Despite Compatibility Test, Muda Yusuf, Shares Lessons On Fatherhood | Advices Intending Couples

The Director General, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dr Muda Yusuf, shares his experiences, challenges and lessons of raising children with PUNCH. From his traumatic experience and lessons learnt raising a sickle cell child despite compatibility test, he shared

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For The First Time, Victoria Inyama Opens Up About Finding Out Her Son Is Autistic As She Schools Fellow Parents On The Disorder

Former Nollywood actress and mum-of-three Victoria Inyama has opened up for the first time about finding out one of her children is autistic. Speaking on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in children on her Instagram page, the single mama revealed that

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UNILAG Sets For A Non-physical Post-UTME Test | See Date And More Details

Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, has called on Nigerians to assist indigent candidates to get tablets, as the university gets set for a non-physical post-UTME test. The Vice-Chancellor disclosed this during an interview with the News Agency of

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Nollywood Star, Ameze Imarhiagbe’s Tips On How To Deal With Envious Friends Is Worth A Read

Envy may be defined as an emotion that “occurs when a person lacks another’s superior quality, achievement, or possession and either desires it or wishes that the other lacked it.” Friendships characterized by jealousy or envy may become toxic over

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BREAKING: FG To Review Safety Protocols, January 18 School Resumption Date | See Details

The Federal Government has announced its decision to review the COVID-19 safety protocols as well as the January 18 resumption date for schools across the country in the light of Nigeria’s grim epidemiological situation with regards to the pandemic. The

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WAEC Finally Announces Deadline For 2021 WASSCE Registration, Registration Fee

The West African Examinations Council, WAEC Nigeria, has finally revealed the deadline for the registration of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates, 2021-First Series. The council in a report by Vanguard announced 29 January as

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Billionaire CEO, Warren Buffett Offers 6 Tricks For Teaching Kids About Money

With all of his big business deals and philanthropic work, you’d think that billionaire CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett wouldn’t have time to teach the next generation of investors. Not so. In 2011, the “Oracle of Omaha” helped create

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Commissioner For Education, Folasade Adefisayo Speaks On The Gains Of Writing Competitions For Students

The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, has advised students to stay focused in their academic pursuits. The Commissioner added that the essay competition would enable the students to be confident, boost their oratory skills and have in-depth

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