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Apapa Jetty Fire Incident: Four Feared Dead

Apapa Jetty Fire Incident: Four Feared Dead

The Corporation has however assured consumers of petroleum products across the country that the incident will not disrupt availability of products, stressing that it will not affect supply of products nationwide. A press statement signed by the Corporation's spokesperson, Ndu Ughamadu said NNPC has already deployed a team of engineers to the jetty, assuring that the fix of the affected parts would commence immediately. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dantonio reflects on Notre Dame rivalry

Dantonio reflects on Notre Dame rivalry

What a difference one football season can make. Notre Dame won the first meeting between the two, 34-6. Beating the Owls 49-16 in Week 1 was just what Notre Dame needed at the time. When you look at a quarterback, I've said it all along: You've got to be able to create with your mind, with your throwing motion, your mechanics, your release, or with your feet. Consulte Mais Informação

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Why today's teens aren't in any hurry to grow up

Why today's teens aren't in any hurry to grow up

The surveys sought to find out how those aged 13 to 19 spent their time, and how often they engaged in adult activities such as drinking alcohol, dating, taking jobs, driving, or having sex, said the report. The study found that adult activities were also less common during when families had fewer children and higher income, when people completed education at a later age and when fewer people died of communicable diseases. Consulte Mais Informação

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Opioid Overdoses Biggest Cause of Decreasing Life Expectancy

Opioid Overdoses Biggest Cause of Decreasing Life Expectancy

Response: Preventing opioid-related overdose deaths will be important to achieving more robust increases in life expectancy once again. The study, led by researchers at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, aimed to narrow down the effect of drug use on US life expectancy, which began to tick downward in 2015 for the first time since the AIDS crisis of the 1980s. Consulte Mais Informação

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SA is no longer Africa's top country for investment, replaced by Egypt

SA is no longer Africa's top country for investment, replaced by Egypt

This is due to its short-term investment appeal having been eroded by recessionary conditions, according to the report. It also considers a nation's economic status and the "ease of conducting business" there. Despite being surpassed by Ethiopia , investors are still attracted by Kenya's diverse economic structure, pro-market policies and brisk consumer spending growth. Consulte Mais Informação

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Shaman performing ritual to find missing man attacked by crocodile

Shaman performing ritual to find missing man attacked by crocodile

The Daily Mail reported on the tragedy and posted the disturbing video. The tragedy occurred Saturday in Muara Jawa, a sub-district of Kutai Kartanegara. Hellen Kurniati, a researcher at the Indonesian Institute of Sciences told Indonesian news website Coconuts crocodiles were now in mating season, which may explain the spate of attacks due to their heightened aggression. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dallas Wings guard Allisha Gray named WNBA Rookie of the Year

We've been through a lot in the last three years", Davis said Tuesday. She has been the favorite since nearly day one, however, as Gray started hot by scoring in double figures in her first three games as a pro. Gray started all 34 games for the Wings, who returned to the playoffs in her first year. Now, after 11 straight months of nonstop basketball and a few trophies, Gray is headed back to campus in SC to finish her degree this offseason. Consulte Mais Informação

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World Health Organisation calls antibiotics resistance a 'global emergency'

World Health Organisation calls antibiotics resistance a 'global emergency'

The WHO warned however that new treatments alone would not be sufficient and stressed the importance of responsible use of antibiotics in people and animals. The agency said nine of 11 biologicals in early-stage development target priority pathogens Staphylococcus aureus and P. aeruginosa , but it is unclear if such treatments could serve as real alternatives to antibiotics. Consulte Mais Informação

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