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NBS Staff Needs N15m For Kidney Transplant

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Thirty five-year-old Inia Jennifer Baba, who has been battling with renal disorder since 2013 has sent an appeal for help to Nigerians at home and abroad to help raise the sum of N15million, to enable her undergo urgent saving kidney transplant surgery.

A mother of one, Inia a staff of the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), is currently confined to a hospital bed.

Lamenting her plight after her husband Baba Usman, abandoned her with their Seven-year-old son was regretful ‎that her parent are broke and unable to raise the required sum for the surgery.

Inia explained that she has been battling with the ailment since 2013 after the doctors at the Nigeria Customs Hospital in Karu, Abuja confirmed that she had renal disorders and since commenced dialysis treatment in 2013 at the National Hospital.

According to her, “Every week we spends the sum of N25, 000 for dialysis, then with Eretropotin injection which cost N18,000 ,Iron Sucrose N25,000 ,BP drugs then routine test‎ estimated at N70, 000 every week. We now depend on good spirited Nigerians for dialysis which costs a lot of money.”

In a passionate plea, she urged public spirited Nigerians and cooperate bodies to come to her aid.

Her mother, Mrs. Philomina Ebojie, explained that their main challenge is raising the required funds for the transplant. “We have exhausted our resources and are at the mercy of kind people for rescue; anyone motivated to assist should kindly send donations to 0153546191 Ebojie .P. Omonigho.GTB.”

In a medical report signed by consultant Nephrologist at the National Hospital, Dr Umoru M.B stated that Inia is being managed for end stage renal disorder has been on renal replacement therapy via Hemodialysis for the past three years.

Source: Leadership

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Rifle allegedly seized from drunk policeman (video)

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A drunk policeman identified as Garba Salisu is currently the talk of social media.

Passersby who saw a drunk police officer carrying a gun, seized the gun from him then poured water on him to help revive him.

In a video shared online, people are seen surrounding the police officers and commenting about the fact that he was inebriated already at that time of the day.

A man is seen pouring a sachet of water on the policeman’s head.

Voices in the video are heard saying the policeman was seen at about 4pm on Saturday, Nov 28, at CBN Junction, close to Abuja Police Command Headquarters.

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Settling down is not easy when you are a babymama — Actress Bisola Aiyeola

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Former Big Brother Naija housemate cum actress, Bisola Aiyeola, has said it hasn’t been easy raising a family.

The multi-talented TV star, in an interview with Sun News, revealed that getting married and building a new home might not be a bed of roses for someone who already has a child.

“There’s the urge to have that close nuclear family unit and then there’s the reality; it’s not that easy having another child and building a new home. I’ve heard from other people’s experiences too. Somehow, I’ve been able to manage all these years with my daughter.

I am proud of her; she’s in secondary school now. I just want to work on giving her the best. I won’t say that I am using torchlight to look for a family now, but if it does happen, I’ll embrace it with all of me. But the reality of it is that, it’s not as beautiful as it sounds,” she said.

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Nurse who is HIV positive, reveals how she’s been keeping her husband safe from the virus

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A nurse who is HIV positive is currently making rounds on social media and has taken to social media and revealed how she’s been keeping her husband safe from the virus.

The South African lady identified as Angela Motsusi disclosed this in a recent post she made on her Facebook wall.

According to her, HIV patients who take their ARVs daily, attend all clinic appointments and do blood checks as scheduled are safe of have sex with a negative partner.

She wrote on Facebook, “Living testimonies of #UequalsU , it’s simple really, if you are HIV positive, take your ARVs daily and attend all your clinic appointments and do blood checks as scheduled, by taking your treatment everyday you will be virally suppressed and with a sustained, suppressed viral load you CANNOT sexually transmit HIV to your partner, I am positive and he is negative. #normalizinghivchallenge #uequalsusouthafrica”

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