Category Household

Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi Stresses On Hygiene & Good Housekeeping As Lagos State Records Its First Case of Lassa Fever

Closer to home than even the ongoing worldwide health epidemic of Coronavirus is the Lassa fever. A Lassa fever outbreak has been wrecking havoc within the country for some time and has claimed the lives of dozens following its outbreak

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The Abuse Of House Helps / Domestic Staff Among Nigerian Women? Let’s Get Real!

The lid has been blown open and it’s time to have this nagging conversation bordering on domestic staff abuse in Nigeria. Too many Nigerian mums and housewives, it appears, are perfect abusers of children, teenagers, even adult domestic staff in

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Pesticides, Canned Foods: How Chemicals Found In Common Household Items Cause Intellectual Disabilities In Children

Researchers in a new study have found that exposure to chemicals present in pesticides and flame retardants might have triggered over a million cases of intellectual disabilities in new-born babies between 2001 and 2016. The study titled, ‘Trends in neurodevelopmental

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Finance Experts Suggest 7 Simple Ways To Shop Wisely During This Festive Season

The festive season, also called the holiday season is here again! It is one of the most anticipated periods of the year. It is the time of the year when most private companies and government organisations shut down and people

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9 Pocket Friendly Holiday Meals and Treats For Your Family

The holidays are here again. It’s that time when family and friends are around each other a lot more and the general atmosphere is merry. With lights, beautiful decor, lots to drink and eat, and so much going on during

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A School In Spain Teaches Household Chores To Boys As Part Of Initiative To End Gender Inequality

Ironing, sewing, and cooking are basic tasks that most people learn at home. But it’s totally different when a school offers it as an additional class, so that the students, particularly boys, build values in regards to gender equality and

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Expert: Why We Should Encourage Our Men To Help With Household Chores

Husbands and wives find all sorts of ways to get on each other’s nerves. Whether it’s leaving the toilet seat up, turning the thermostat above 68, or leaving dirty dishes in the sink, at some point all those living in

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A Stich In Time: See How Timely Action Of A Nigerian Mum, Confi Chisom, Averted Danger From Her kids

A Nigerian mum, Confi Chisom Chiedozie took to her Facebook account on Wednesday to express gratitude to God for saving her children from what could have been a sad occurrence. The grateful mum who said she laid her children on

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Valid Reasons Not To Hire Minors As House Helps (Part One)

Mark Wealth As parents, there are many reasons why you would require the services of a house help. Ranging from managing a very demanding job, putting in place a support system for your kids or to requiring an extra hand

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9 Steps To Declutter Your Home (Part Two)

Mark Wealth A cluttered home makes it difficult for you to find things when you need them. It also provides many hiding places for rats and roaches and you know very well what threats these pose to your family’s health. You

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5 Beautiful Children’s Spaces You Would Love

With a little money and a lot of creativity, you can transform your child’s room into something magical. Try these affordable kids’ room decorating ideas. Which of these would be easier for you to copy? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

How Omoni Oboli Escaped A Fire Outbreak In Her Home | Narrates Frightening Experience

Actress, Omoni Oboli took to her Instagram page to thank God for saving her life and that of her production manager from what could have been a fatal incident after a fire outbreak in her home. According to the Nollywood

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9 Steps To Declutter Your Home (Part One)

Mark Wealth A cluttered home makes it difficult for you to find things when you need them. It also provides many hiding places for rats and roaches and you know very well what threats these pose to your family’s health. You

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More Valid Reasons Not to Hire Minors As House Helps (Part 2)

Mark Wealth Continued from here As parents, there are many reasons why you would require the services of a house help. It could be your very demanding jobs or that you just need some assistance with the chores or you’ll

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Holidays Are Here Again! Are You Ready?

Christmas holidays are just around the corner and as expected, some mothers will respond with glee, while others will feel an overwhelming sense of pressure when they consider all the family demands that come with the season. If you are

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8 Household Items You Never Knew Had An Expiration Date

It’s not just food that goes out of date, some household items have a use-by date too. Even expensive electrical equipment needs to be replaced occasionally. While most of us religiously throw away cartons of milk or sandwiches as soon as

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Tips On Controlling Household Pests

Pests and rodents aren’t simply a nuisance. Apart from the fact that they are irritating and yucky to have around the home, they can severely affect your health and the health of your family. Here are some general tips to

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