Igbo Women: Most influential on earth

Igbo Women: Most influential on earth

Igbo Women: Most influential on earth By Emeka Maduewesi . If you are an Igbo woman, God placed you on this earth to educate and influence minds. No other race is so blessed. Now listen. . As a daughter, you are dearly loved by your parents. They train you to be productive and caring so that wherever marriage takes you you will never suffer. Because you are caring and productive were you went “on the…

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Oshiomole to FG: Be more ruthless with looters of our nation’s treasury

Oshiomole to FG: Be more ruthless with looters of our nation’s treasury

ormer  Ex governor Edo state, Adams Oshiomole, has urged the federal government to adopt a more “ruthless” approach towards dealing with the alleged looters of the nation’s treasury. Oshiomole’s advise comes a week after the Federal government released a list of alleged looters of the nation’s treasury, many of whom are PDP members. The former governor at a public function in Benin city, Edo state today, said it was the right of Nigerians to know the level…

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Tales by Doctors ”‘Stroking’ our lives away”

Tales by Doctors ”‘Stroking’ our lives away”

“Medical Myths – Tales by Doctors” ‘Stroking’ our lives away . . . – Uche Anyanwagu . . I turned and faced the elderly lady (let’s say she’s Mrs Wright) and asked about her past medical history. Just as most whites are wont, she was ready, loaded with an arsenal of all the sicknesses she had and still has. . . She was very quick to say the following words that left my mouth agape,…

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Anuri Uka Nne: Uru ndinne bara na Obodo

Anuri Uka Nne: Uru ndinne bara na Obodo

Guo edemede nkea sitere na aka ndiezinne Uru ndinne bara na Obodo Uru ndi nne bara n’obodo bu nke ana eleghara anya. Imirikiti mmadu na-akponye oru ndi nne n’imi. Onaghi ekwe ha nghota na umunwanyi na-atunye ezigbo oke ha na ikwalite obodo. Ngwa chere ma chee echiche nke oma I ga aghota na umu nwanyi kwesiri ka eweliere ha aka elu. Ka ha muchara umu,ha bu ndi nkuzi izizi umuaka nwere. Ha na-akuziri umu obere…

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One feared dead in Osun as explosion destroys pharmaceutical company

One feared dead in Osun as explosion destroys pharmaceutical company

At least, one person is said to have been dead following an explosion that destroyed a popular pharmaceutical company in the ancient town of Ile-Ife, Osun State. The affected company, Ebenco pharmacy located at Moore area of the town was reportedly collapsed the explosion and turned to debris. It was gathered that the explosion occurred around 10.30pm on Saturday afternoon. It was gathered that the explosive was planted into the building and subsequently detonated around…

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Tales by Doctors ”The Beauty of Epidemiology: Breathing life into figures”

Tales by Doctors ”The Beauty of Epidemiology: Breathing life into figures”

“Medical Myths – Tales by Doctors” The Beauty of Epidemiology: Breathing life into figures. . . – Uche Anyanwagu . . . It was the beginning of spring, Amie and I had taken a tour round the city to some tourist destinations. We had just emerged overground from the Toronto intra-city underground train when our discussion took a certain direction. . . “…Uche…” she called as she looked up to me. “…Usually, whenever I read…

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This is Lagos (Cont’d)

This is Lagos (Cont’d)

Continued…  She opted we take a bike. She flagged one down, and we climbed. The recklessness of the Okada was something else. I kept sponging him on the shoulders to slow down. We rode over 20 minutes and yet to arrive. I wondered in my head where she was taking me to. With a steep swerve, the bike came to a halt. “how much?” I enquired. “Sis handred Naira” “600 what?” “You, tiree handred, madam,…

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Tales by Doctors ”The Raging Battle”

Tales by Doctors ”The Raging Battle”

“Medical Myths – Tales by Doctors” The Raging Battle . . – Uche Anyanwagu . I sat in Church and watched in utter amazement as the young eloquent and vibrant pastor left no stone unturned in demonising all I stand and have lived for, for the greater part of my life. . . It was testimony time in a well-known Pentecostal Church in a beautiful town in the southern part of Eastern Nigeria where I…

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