Tag "Drugs"

    ‘I was bleeding’ — Solidstar narrates near-death experience after drug overdose

‘I was bleeding’ — Solidstar narrates near-death experience after drug overdose

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    Police ‘find guns, cocaine’ in Lil Wayne’s private jet

Police ‘find guns, cocaine’ in Lil Wayne’s private jet

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    US police: Drugs, guns found on Juice Wrld’s jet before he died

US police: Drugs, guns found on Juice Wrld’s jet before he died

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    Herbs fight many diseases better than conventional drugs, says practitioner

Herbs fight many diseases better than conventional drugs, says practitioner

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    Nigeria won’t be dumping ground for foreign drugs, says minister

Nigeria won’t be dumping ground for foreign drugs, says minister

Olorunnimbe Mamora, minister of state for health, says the federal government will not allow other countries turn Nigeria into dumping ground for foreign drugs.Mamora spoke on Wednesday at the 5th Nigeria pharma manufacturers expo 2019, an international exhibition on complete pharma manufacturing in Lagos state.The minister said the country is committed to homegrown drugs, adding that the federal government had seen [...]

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    33 Nigerians arrested in Kenya

33 Nigerians arrested in Kenya

The police in Kenya have arrested 33 Nigerian for allegedly staying in the country illegally.The men were arrested on Thursday morning at Kasarani, a residential area in Nairobi, capital of Kenya, where they had been reportedly staying after arriving on different dates.Speaking to journalists, Peter Kimani, officer commanding police division in charge of sub-counties in Kasanrani, said the suspects were arrested [...]

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    Reps invite NIA over ‘importation’ of Chinese drugs containing human parts

Reps invite NIA over ‘importation’ of Chinese drugs containing human parts

The house of representatives has resolved to probe the alleged importation of Chinese drugs containing human parts into the country.TheCable had reported that the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) cautioned Nigerians against the use of such drugs, following their interception in South Korea.According to a memo seen by TheCable, South Korean customs service intercepted 2,751 drugs containing human remains imported into the [...]

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    ALERT: Beware of drugs imported from China — they may contain human parts

ALERT: Beware of drugs imported from China — they may contain human parts

The National Intelligence Agency (NIA) has cautioned Nigerians against the use of drugs imported from China, as they may contain human remains.The warning was issued in a memo dated October 12 and directed to the ministry of health, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Standards [...]

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    Study warns: Antibiotics overuse a serious global health threat

Study warns: Antibiotics overuse a serious global health threat

There is a significant spike in the global consumption of antibiotics and researchers find it alarming. [...]

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    HIV patients in Africa ‘to pay only $75 a year’ for new state-of-art drugs

HIV patients in Africa ‘to pay only $75 a year’ for new state-of-art drugs

India-based Mylan Laboratories and Aurobindo Pharma, makers of generic HIV drugs, are set to make millions of pills available to African countries.Reuters reports that the development is coming after both firms secured a multi-million dollar guarantee from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, making it possible to cap the price at just $75 per patient a year.The drugs are currently [...]

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    EXTRA: Aso Rock clinic DOES NOT have paracetamol or cotton wool

EXTRA: Aso Rock clinic DOES NOT have paracetamol or cotton wool

This might give you some headache: the clinic for Nigeria's seat of power does not have the commonest of medications, paracetamol, TheCable has learnt.And cotton wool? The patient has to buy from outside. Syringes? Not available. X-ray? Sorry, the machine is out of order. Ambulance? Well, if the patient can buy the fuel.This is the sorry story of the State House [...]

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    With RDT, even patent medicine vendors can test for malaria

With RDT, even patent medicine vendors can test for malaria

The Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDT) is 100 per cent accurate and can be administered by pharmacies or patent medicine vendors in order to reduce the malaria burden in Nigeria. Nnamdi Nwaneri, the case management officer of the National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP), said this in Abuja at a two-day data analysis and report writing meeting on the use of RDT.[...]

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    NDLEA: Hard drug intake in IDP camps ‘beyond imagination’

NDLEA: Hard drug intake in IDP camps ‘beyond imagination’

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