Covid-19: Top 10 treatment drugs under clinical research
As the world continues to deal with the effects and impact of several labs and scientists are racing to develop vaccines and drugs for the cure of the novel disease. At the moment, the World Health Organization (WHO) is yet to approve any vaccine or drug for COVID-19, but different investigatory treatments and drugs are being subjected to trials. Here the are top 10 under investigation.
15 year old boy kidnapped, killed in Bauchi, Borno to decongest 23 IDPs against COVID-19 and more
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Seme customs command intercepts bus carrying illicit drugs
Officials of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Seme Area Command, disclosed that they have intercepted two buses belonging to a big transport company over alleged movement of illicit drugs into the country. The buses, which were en route Lagos from Ghana, were intercepted during “an inward clearance” of passengers on board the bus.
Peru expels 131 Venezuelans with criminal records
Peru expels 131 Venezuelans with criminal records, dozens of them arrested in a raid on a hostel on a beach near Lima, where police seized weapons and drugs, officials said.
How Jesujuwon Ogbereke overcame substance abuse
Without his mother and some kind-hearted individuals and organisations, Jesujuwon Ogbereke would not have been able to overcome his addiction to narcotics and opioids drugs.
Customs seizes smuggled Codeine Syrup in Lagos
Smugglers have continued to threaten the mental well being of Nigerians with their relentless importation of dangerous and prohibited drugs.
US teenagers are backing away from sex, drugs and alcohol
US teenagers are backing away from sex, drugs and alcohol. The CDC has released new data showing the changes from 1991 to 2017. Figures show that 60.4% of American high schoolers tried alcohol in 2017. That's a fall from 81.6% in 1991.
Skating to a better future in Maputo
For the past 11 years, the Maputo Skate movement has been encouraging young people to stay out of trouble. But how can skating keep kids in school and away from drugs?