Hepatitis B in pregnancy – The Nation Newspaper

Hepatitis B in pregnancy – The Nation Newspaper

Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is one of the fastest growing global health problems. The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that more than 2 billion people have been infected with Hepatitis B (HBV) while 350 million people across the world carry chronic hepatitis B virus of which an estimated 1 million people die annually from…
How to share or receive a Wi-Fi password on your iPhone with a few taps, and join a new Wi-Fi network without having to type a password in – Pulse Nigeria

How to share or receive a Wi-Fi password on your iPhone with a few...

To share or receive a Wi-Fi password and join the network, you will need to bring two iOS devices (that are both running iOS 12 or higher) close to each other. . Getting connected to a new Wi-Fi network is always a bit of a hassle. Not only do you need to accurately enter the…
Stabilizing the West Antarctic Ice Sheet by surface mass deposition – Science Advances

Stabilizing the West Antarctic Ice Sheet by surface mass deposition – Science Advances

AbstractThere is evidence that a self-sustaining ice discharge from the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) has started, potentially leading to its disintegration. The associated sea level rise of more than 3m would pose a serious challenge to highly populated areas including metropolises such as Calcutta, Shanghai, New York City, and Tokyo. Here, we show that…

Harvesting energy from the human knee: A group of researchers has developed a way...

Imagine powering your devices by walking. With technology recently developed by a group of researchers at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, that possibility might not be far out of reach. The group describes the technology in Applied Physics Letters, from AIP Publishing. An energy harvester is attached to the wearer's knee and can generate…
Breaking: Police restrict protest in Abuja – Vanguard

Breaking: Police restrict protest in Abuja – Vanguard

Sequel to series of protests, such as the one on 30th October, 2018 in various parts of Abuja, which brought the capital City to a standstill the Nigerian Police Force has restricted protest in Abuja. People watch a police vehicle as it goes up in flames following clashes with supporters of Islamic Movement of Nigeria…
W. Africa Crude-Large Nigerian overhang looms ahead of programmes – Reuters Africa

W. Africa Crude-Large Nigerian overhang looms ahead of programmes – Reuters Africa

LONDON, July 17 (Reuters) - One of the largest supply surpluses in months looms for Nigerian crude days before its preliminary September programmes are due to be released. ANGOLA * Angolan state oil company Sonangol was working out its term allocations for September cargoes, traders said, a day after it released its preliminary export programme.…
Absence of ministers won’t affect 2020 budget, says Senate President – The Punch

Absence of ministers won’t affect 2020 budget, says Senate President – The Punch

President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan John Ameh, Abuja The President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan, has said that the absence of ministers will not affect the 2020 budget. He said budgets were usually prepared by civil servants and not ministers per se. Lawan spoke with State House Correspondents in Abuja after he held a…
How to change the language and ‘region’ on your Mac, for multilingual users and those living abroad – Business Insider

How to change the language and ‘region’ on your Mac, for multilingual users and...

You can easily change the language on your Mac from your computer's System Preferences menu.Your Mac allows you to change your primary language, or just add more languages as "secondary" languages.After inputting a new language, restart your Mac to enable it.Some languages, however, are not fully supported by apps within macOS. Visit Business Insider's homepage…
El Chapo to be sentenced: Live updates – CNN

El Chapo to be sentenced: Live updates – CNN

The United States Penitentiary Administrative Maximum Facility, also known as the ADX or "Supermax," in Florence, Colorado. JASON CONNOLLY/AFP/Getty ImagesJoaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, who has been in isolation for two-and-a-half years, is expected to serve out his sentence in the nation's most secure federal prison in Florence, Colorado."He's going to Supermax, I'm sure, in Colorado," Guzman lawyer Jeffrey…
WHO raises concern over global negligence on measles vaccination – Premium Times

WHO raises concern over global negligence on measles vaccination – Premium Times

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has expressed concern over worldwide negligence of vaccination against measles and some other diseases. The information is on WHO’s official website, where the world body said 20 million children worldwide missed lifesaving vaccines such as measles, diphtheria, and tetanus in 2018. “This finding is contained in new data by WHO…