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Woman gives birth to conjoined twins in Bauchi (photo)

A house wife, Habiba Usman, who resides in Ningi local government area of Bauchi State has welcomed conjoined twin girls.   Habiba’s husband, Suleiman Usman, told Daily Trust that she had a miscarriage two years ago and became pregannt last year.   Usman said that his wife showed slight signs of labour …

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Anambra Assembly Bans Marriage Of Sickle Cell Carriers

The Anambra State House of Assembly has passed a bill banning marriages involving people living with sickle cell anemia or incompatible genotypes. The bill, sponsored by the member representing Anaocha II state constituency, Charles Ezeani and 15 others, seeks to eradicate sickle cell disease in the state by checkmating marriages …

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Nigerian Law School student dies of malaria

A student of the Nigerian Law School, Abuja Chapter, has died while being treated for malaria for two weeks.   Seyi Fatoba, a law graduate of Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti and law student at Nigeria law school, was taken to the hospital where she was being treated for malaria. …

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‘Nigeria Has 15 Million Drug Addicts’ – Buba Marwa

Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Drug Abuse, Buba Marwa has said of Nigeria’s estimated population of about 180 million, there are 15 million drug addicts. Marwa, who was former military governor of Lagos State, referred to the development as alarming.  He said the global average rating of …

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