Tales by Doctors ”The Return of the Slay Queen”

Tales by Doctors ”The Return of the Slay Queen”

“Medical Myths – Tales by Doctors” The Return of the Slay Queen. . . . – Uche Anyanwagu . . And she returns… . It gave me great joy to see the slay Queen walk into the clinic today. Her shoulders were high up and I pretty guessed she saw and read my letter. She looked more graceful than she was a fortnight ago when we last met. . . . Let me gist you…

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Tales by Doctors ”Dear Slay Queen, Is it really Toilet Infection?”

Tales by Doctors ”Dear Slay Queen, Is it really Toilet Infection?”

“Medical Myths – Tales by Doctors”  Dear Slay Queen, Is it really Toilet Infection? . . – Uche Anyanwagu . . . “Doc…, abeg, I get another toilet infection…” said a pretty lady as I offered the seat opposite me and requested to know why she came for consultation. I had seen her earlier when I was recently posted to that hospital and treated her for what she called then “toilet infection” . . It is…

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Senate slams Senator Ovie Omo-Agege with suspension

Senate slams Senator Ovie Omo-Agege with suspension

The Senate has suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege for 90 days over his comment that the amendment to the Electoral Act 2010 to reorder the sequence of polls in a general election was targeted at President Muhammadu Buhari. The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions had investigated Omo-Agege’s comment based on a petition by Senator Dino Melaye. The report by the committee, which was considered at the plenary on Thursday, had found the lawmaker…

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Ooni, Oluwo deny rift, hold secret meeting

Ooni, Oluwo deny rift, hold secret meeting

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has denied that there was rift between himself and the Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi. There had been supremacy battle between the two monarchs since there enthronements. Apparently responding to the recent declaration made by the Oluwo that people should start addressing him as Emir, the Ooni said the culture of the Yoruba race needs to be preserved adding that “I know my brother king as Oluwo…

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Corp Member to repeat service in Anambra state.

Corp Member to repeat service in Anambra state.

About 13 members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) 2017 Batch A stream 1 will repeat their service in Anambra. Mr Ebenezer Olawale, the NYSC Coordinator in the state, disclosed this at the passing out of the corps members in Awka on Thursday. Olawale, however, did not give details of those who would either repeat the service and those whose service year was extended. He said that of the 2,814 corps members, 2,801 satisfied…

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Investigate Offa Robbery – House of Representatives.

Investigate Offa Robbery – House of Representatives.

House of Representatives on Thursday mandated the Nigerian Police to investigate the Offa, Kwara State robbery attacks on banks and bring the perpetrators to justice. It also mandated its Committee on Police to unravel the circumstances of the robbery. The resolution came on the heels of a motion titled “Motion on the lost of about 30 lives and 50 persons injured in Bank Robbery in Offa, Kwara State on Thursday 5th April, 2015. Need for…

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Tales by Doctors ”Our Helpful Neighbours (2)”

Tales by Doctors ”Our Helpful Neighbours (2)”

“Medical Myths – Tales by Doctors” Our Helpful Neighbours (2) . . (Cont’d from last week) . . . – Uche Anyanwagu . . . “Let me tell you what happened…” . . “Nwa…” I stressed her name to drive home my point. “…No two individuals are exactly the same – even twins like Dede and Rachy…” as I pointed to the distracted duo. . . “…Remember, it is the same sun that hardens the…

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We should carry ourselves with dignity, Ooni tells Oluwo, other Obas at council meeting 

We should carry ourselves with dignity, Ooni tells Oluwo, other Obas at council meeting 

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has urged other traditional rulers in Osun state to always carry themselves with dignity and royalty. Speaking at a meeting of the Osun State Traditional  Rulers Council at his palace in Ile-ife on Thursday, Oba Ogunwusi, who is reportedly not in good terms with the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdukrasheed Akanbi, told the latter that he had not been prevented from attending the council meeting. The meeting is…

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This is Lagos [Cont’d]

This is Lagos [Cont’d]

“the party hasn’t started yet” the bar girl said reluctantly, still not answering my myriad questions. “what party?” I inquired curiously. “Are you not here for the party?” I shook my head in protest. “oh, this space has been booked for some girl’s birthday party”, I wasn’t interested in the narratives, my head was still tied in the knots of my Hayden’s Rye being clutched from me by some remorseless femme Fatale. “So, how do…

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Buhari blames Gaddafi for the killings across Nigeria

Buhari blames Gaddafi for the killings across Nigeria

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday publicly linked the ongoing killings across central Nigeria to former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi who was killed seven years ago. The killings have long been linked to herdsmen, and some herders of the Fulani ethnic stock have claimed responsibility for some attacks. But the president said Mr Gaddafi, a dictator swept away by an uprising in 2011, was to blame for the alarming dimension the attacks have taken in…

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