Coronavirus: NAFDAC, CUGZIN, 20 other plant medicines waiting for official recognition

By Femi Kusa Unlike many other people, I am not shocked that only one (CUGZIN) of the 21 Nigeria herbal medicines presented  and screened for COVID-19 cure has been accepted so far, not  even as a killer of the new  Coronavirus, but a possible cure of its symptoms through immune boosting. In the matter before their Lordships at the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), we should have expected that in the light of politics and power play, time and money constraints, and other Nigerian factors.  …

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I get insulted advising people on healthy living –Nutrition expert Emiko Kathy

I ventured into nutrition business after undergoing Caesarian Section twice Princess Kathy Emiko is a woman of many parts. Besides being a fashion enthusiast and owner of a popular boutique, she is also a nutritionist. But the wife of a popular Warri prince, Yemi Emiko, did not become a nutritionist by accident; it was a field she ventured into after she had to undergo Caesarian Section twice because of her weight. She spoke with PAUL UKPABIO about these and other issues concerning her private and public life. WHAT is it like to be married into the Warri royal family? Royalty in the…

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