Tag Sniper

NAFDAC Finally Wades Into The Sniper Suicide Scourge, Gives Ultimatum For The Recall Of The Product

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control NAFDAC, has finally taken definitive step many weeks after public outcry calling for the ban of Sniper insecticide. Public outcry came following the notorious popularity of the product, which was

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Suicide: NAFDAC Finally Takes Action To Curb The Epidemic

Suicide rates among adolescents, teenagers and youths have risen sharply in Nigeria and is now a subject of national concern. One of the most popular poison for Nigerians who commit suicide has been the ‘Sniper’ insecticide. In order to prevent

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Must Read: Twitter User, Anna Marie, Exposes Shocking Details Of How Nigerian Street Foods Are Breeding Organ Failure And Cancer

A concerned Nigerian, Anna Marie-Therese took to her Twitter handle to expose sordid details of how many business owners in Nigeria run their trades at the expense of the health and well being of human lives. In her eye-opening thread,

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Industrial Engineer, Uchenna, Gives Grim Account Of The Last Moments Of People Who Resort To Suicide By ‘Sniper’

In a study by the Suicide Research and Prevention Initiative (SUPRIN) conducted in Lagos State University Hospital, out of 66 suicide victims cumulatively recorded in 2018, only about 37.9 percent committed (or attempted) suicide through conventional means, while nearly 62.1

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Suicide Epidemic: Former Presidential Aide, Reno Omokri Proffers Solution

Suicide rates in Nigeria have risen sharply and is now a subject of national concern; former presidential aide, Reno Omokri has however suggested ways to the government of president Muhammadu Buhari to mitigate the unprecedented spike in suicide incidents in

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Three Siblings Caught Selling Beans Preserved with Insecticide in Lagos

Three siblings, Faith Ogbona, Chidioke Ogbona and Sunday Ogbona, who are beans traders on Adenekan Street, Alagbado, Lagos State, have been arrested by the police for allegedly selling beans preserved with an insecticide called “Sniper” to members of the public. According

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Naval Officer Allegedly Beats Wife to Death in Lagos

A Naval officer, Omojoye Ayodele, has been arrested by the Police for allegedly killing his wife Mary Egbailo. The incident is said to have taken place in their home at Igando, Lagos. Punch, reports that the suspect, a 30-year-old officer, and his 29-year-old

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Neighbour Who Almost Wiped Out An Entire Family By Poisoning Soup Confesses

An entire family would have been wiped out on Tuesday if the wife and mother of the house had not suspected foul play. Gordon Daniel was arrested by the police in Ajegunle, Lagos, after he allegedly doused insecticide in his neighbor’s

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