BREAKTHROUGH: Israeli scientist discover alternative to kidney transplant

Millions across the world in need of kidney transplant may have help coming their way, as Israeli researchers have discovered a method to rejuvenate the kidneys, which has the potential to eliminate the need for dialysis in the future, Israel’s Sheba Medical Center said on Wednesday. In a study published in...... read more


Women need plenty sex to slow menopause - experts

Women approaching menopause who have frequent sex are less likely to cross that threshold than women of the same age who are not as active sexually, researchers said Wednesday. On average, intimate relations at least once a week reduced the chances of entering menopause by 28 percent compared to women who...... read more


I'm alive, Nigerian man said to have died in Ukraine passenger plane crash in Iran

“I have never travelled by air before let alone travelling to Ukraine. So, why will someone use my picture and claim that I was the Nigerian that died in the Ukraine plane crash? These were the words of Bernard Adeleye, the supposed Nigerian Boeing trainee, who reported to be among the...... read more


Doctors battle to free man's penis jammed in iron pipe five days after masturbation

A man’s penis in Thailand began to decay after he got it jammed in a metal pipe for five days and only sought medical attention after the pain became unbearable. The 21-year-old placed his penis in a sock and then put it into a metal cylinder and had sex with it...... read more


Man lands in hospital after suffering three days erection

A man has been hospitalised with a 'three-day' erection after taking a sexual stimulant 'used for breeding bulls' in Mexico. The individual, who has not been named, received urgent surgery at Specialist Hospital 270 in the US-Mexico border city of Reynosa after checking in with the persistent condition. He took the...... read more


Let’s celebrate Ike not mourn him – Obi

For the work he did in uplifting the society and humanity, the exit of Prof. Chukwuemeka Ike, should call for celebration rather than mourning, former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, said on Saturday. Obi, and Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), described the death of as a call for...... read more


Pregnant teacher loses unborn child 30 minutes after baby shower

Mashayla Harper was nearly killed on her way home from her baby shower after what police say was a hit-and-run. Her unborn child didn’t survive. A service for her unborn daughter was held Wednesday, but she was unable to attend because she has been in the hospital since Saturday’s crash. Harper...... read more


Death has robbed us again, distraught Buhari laments over energy commission boss

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep sadness over the gas explosion which led to the death of the Chairman, Nigeria Atomic Energy Commission, Professor Simon Mallam, his son and three others at Sabon Tasha area of Kaduna on Saturday. Reacting to the incident, President Buhari said: "I am deeply touched by...... read more


Matters escalate, as wife of RCCG Pastor, hires Spanish lawyer to challenge hotel mgt

Javier Toro, a lawyer has been hired by Olubunmi Diya, wife of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), pastor, who died alongside his two children on Christmas eve while swimming at the Club La Costa World holiday resort in Fuengirola in Spain. The lawyer who is based in Fuengirola, a town on...... read more


My husband, children are good swimmers, wife of Redeem pastor, who drowned in Spain

“Something was wrong with the pool,” Olubunmi Diya, the heartbroken Nigerian-British woman whose two children and husband drowned at a Costa Del Sol hotel in Spain, is insisting, as she confirmed that the victims were good swimmers. Mrs. Diya was responding to the tragic death of Pastor Gabriel Diya, 52, her...... read more


Kanu, ex-Eagles skipper, loses 21-year-old 'daughter'

It is a sad moment for former Super Eagles skipper and goal poacher, Kanu Nwankwo as the former Arsenal forward, Wednesday, announced the death of one of the first beneficiaries of his heart foundation turned daughter, Enitan, whom he had adopted as a daughter. The ex-international, appeared in deep pain, asking...... read more


35 years of marriage, 13 years of menopause, 58-year-old woman, mother at last

A 58-year-old woman, Mrs. Dorcas Osiebo, who stopped menstruating in 2006 without a trace of pregnancy, has been delivered of a baby boy. Dorcas, who delivered the baby on December 13, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) yesterday in Abuja that she was confused and excited when her pastor’s wife,...... read more


How Imo North Senator, Uwajumogu died *Okorocha speaks

Benjamin Uwajumogu, Senator representing Imo north, was said to have collapsed in his toilet on Wednesday morning, while preparing to join his colleagues at the Senate for deliberations on some burning issues in the country and was confirmed dead at an Abuja hospital, where he was rushed by family members.  ...... read more


No need congratulating you, you're already enjoying at Nigeria's expense - Reno

Reno Omokri, spokesman for former President, Goodluck Jonathan, said on Tuesday, that he is not one of those to send a “happy birthday” message to President Muhammadu Buhari, because he is  already happy and enjoying himself. Omokri, a known critic of the President, said since Buhari was already happy, living, eating...... read more


Kalu on appeal: I’m sick, I’m Senate Chief Whip, I need medical attention, to represent my people

Former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, who is serving a 12-year imprisonment for N7.1bn fraud and money laundering, has returned to court with fresh prayers for his freedom, which includes pleading for freedom to take care of his health and being afforded the opportunity to go and represent his people....... read more


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