Friday, October 24, 2014

SAD: Sudanese ambassador to Nigeria dies in Abuja


The Sudanese Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Tagelsir Ali, is dead, the country’s embassy confirmed on Friday in Abuja.

The Media Advisor to the embassy, Mr Mohammed Abdulrahman, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Ali, 66, died at ....

PHOTO: Estate agent humiliated after porn channel is shown on wide-screen TV in his window


With dozens of properties on sale for upwards of £1million, there is plenty to be shocked at when you walk past an estate agents in Notting Hill.

But unfortunately for Faron Sutaria, the eyebrows of passers-by were also raised when they saw a naked woman writhing around on the....

LATEST! Police arrest man thought to be mastermind behind £1.6million cyber raid on cash machines across Britain


A 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of masterminding a £1.6million cyber raid on cash machines.

The man is...

WARNING!! Ebola epidemic will explode by mid-December and kill tens of thousands of people, scientists warn

A man prepares to enter the isolation unit at the Ebola treatment centre in Lakka, Liberia. Today scientists warned a single infected individual could pass on the infection to an average of 2.49 people

The Ebola epidemic devastating parts of West Africa will have killed tens of thousands of people by the middle of December unless urgent action is taken.

In a report published today, scientists warn the window of opportunity to control the outbreak is 'rapidly closing'.

As a result, there could be 'calamitous repercussions', unless international efforts to control the disease are substantially increased.

A team of U.S. researchers used mathematical modelling to predict infection rates in Liberia's most populated county, Montserrado.

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RAW VIDEO: Terrifying moment Canadian shooter arrives at Parliament waving a gun while bystanders flee

Terror: Michael Zehaf-Bibeau is seen above as he runs toward the Parliament building holding a gun

A dramatic new video captures the moment Canadian gunman Michael Zehaf-Bibeau arrived at Parliament yesterday.

The Muslim convert is seen jumping out of his car while holding a gun as terrified bystanders frantically free from the man, who had just killed Corporal Nathan Cirillo at the National War Memorial and would be shot dead himself just minutes later.

The video was released by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police in a news conference where it was also revealed that the troubled 32-year-old may have been a dual citizen with Libya and that police have found no connection between yesterday's incident and one on Monday where a Muslim convert also killed a solider.

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#Ebola Hit Mali: A 2-yr-old Girl is first confirmed Ebola case in Mali

The first case of Ebola in Mali was confirmed tonight, making it the sixth West African country to be touched by the worst outbreak on record of the deadly disease. Above, a file photo of a health worker checking the temperature of a child entering Mali from Guinea at the border in Kouremale

The first case of Ebola in Mali was confirmed tonight, making it the sixth West African country to be touched by the worst outbreak on record of the deadly disease.

Health Minister Ousmane Kone told state television that the patient was a two-year-old girl who had recently arrived from neighbouring Guinea, where the outbreak began.

The child was brought to a hospital in the Malian town of Kayes - which is about 375 miles from the capital of Bamako - on Wednesday, and her blood sample tested positive for the virus.

'The condition of the girl, according to our services, is.....

#Ebola hits New York: Doctor who recently returned from treating patients in Africa tests POSITIVE for deadly virus

Dr Craig Spencer, 33, who returned to the U.S. seven days ago after treating Ebola patients in Guinea, was admitted to Bellevue Hospital on Thursday with Ebola-like symptomsDr Spencer returned to the US from West Africa just seven days ago, flying through Brussels to the United States

A doctor who treated Ebola patients in West Africa and was rushed to a New York City hospital with fever and nausea Thursday has tested positive for the deadly virus.

Dr Craig Spencer, 33, who returned to the U.S. on October 17 from...

MUST READ: How to damage your kidneys?


Early in the mornings, I see men drinking some concoctions near a local hotel. Many are taxi drivers and local menial workers with blood shot eyes, a cigarette in the mouth and a glass of some concoction in the hand. Usually, there is a woman sitting in front of bottles of the stuff. What are they drinking, I asked myself?
I also often ask my patients if they smoke, drink alcohol, sniff cocaine, smoke marijuana or drink herbal medications. The key drug and one major cause of kidney damage and chronic renal failure are the concoctions many Nigerians take. This is one of the unknown, unrecognised and frightening causes of kidney damage, hypertension and stroke in Nigeria.

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ALI-BABA Vs YAHOO-YAHOO: Finally, Nigeria takes cybercrime serious

cybercrime

The Senate has passed a law criminalising electronic and cyber related crimes in the country. The Bill, sponsored by Senator Adegbenga Kaka, is seeking to ensure cyber security and prevent online fraud.
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu at Thursday’s session said, “The senate has, by this development, criminalized all....

s.O.s: Iheoma Dimgba is Diagnosed With Kidney Failure


 Iheoma Dimgba is a single lady and an Orphan, she lost her parents some years ago and currently lives with her elder brother at No 25, Ewenla Street, Bariga, Lagos.  Iheoma who is also a seamstress has been diagnosed with chronic kidney failure and she is dire and urgent need of  N8 million for a kidney transplant.
Earlier Iheoma was managing the ailment thinking that she had malaria but her health kept deteriorating and she was referred by doctors to undergo some tests.
After comprehensive checks, during April 2014 Iheoma was diagnosed with acute renal failure, a chronic kidney disease associated with reduction in urine output at the Peak diagnostic center and  was later confirmed at Gbagada general Hospital, Lagos.

According to a medical report, the ailing Iheoma needs a kidney transplant to stay alive.
Nephrologist advised that a kidney transplant should be done as soon as possible. The N8million for the surgery includes fees for donor/ recipient compatibility testing, transportation and the immunosuppressant”.

Pleading for help to save her life, Iheoma said that all the money she has made from her petty stremstress business and that of family and friends have been pumped into her health as she has now resorted to borrowing in order to undergo her dialysis. 

She said, "We have spent so much and we have nothing left. Each week, we spend, so much to take care of dialysis sessions, tests and other hospital expenses".
Presently, Iheoma cannot walk nor raise both legs on her own as she complains about the legs being heavy and painful. She is now appealing to the kind hearted Nigerians to help save her life so that she can live a fulfilled life.
In her words Iheoma said, "Your intervention and support will go a long way in easing my pains and keeping me alive. Please save me!".

Iheoma requires N8m to enable her to undergo a kidney transplant.

Readers who wish to help Iheoma can send their donations to:


Beneficiary: GOODLUCK  DIMGBA

Account number: 0016690346

Bank: Diamond Bank

Or Call Iheoma Dimgba- 08138876238 or Okechi Dimgba on 07037952890 (her brother) 


Please no amount is too small or too much to give, to help save Iheoma's life. Please also if you don't have anything to donate, you can atleast call her mobile number to encourage her.
Thanks and God bless!

See below some of Iheoma's Medical Results: