Tuesday, June 27, 2017
There was a bomb scare close to the residence of the State Governor Sen. Mohammed Jibrilla. Security personnel had to cordon off the road leading to the Jimeta Zoo when some suspected Boko Haram Islamic insurgents gave a large polythene bag to a seven- year old primary 5 pupil of Gwadabawa primary school named Hassan, the suspected bomb to take to the other children who were having fun at the zoo.
It was said to be owned by an unidentified retired civil servant, Okenwa Orji's Dairy reports. The den was discovered by the residents of the area who claimed that some men were always inside the building performing secret activities on a daily basis.
The World Bank had in April stated that a delegation from Nigeria was in Washington DC to discuss assistance for the nation’s power sector, but did not disclose the details of the talks.
In this new study, researchers showed that even non-severe infections — those that don’t require hospitalization such as fungal or parasite infections — may increase the risks of schizophrenia and depression.
Blood pressure is a pressure within the heart which supplies blood to other parts of the body. But when there is so much pressure on the heart , it is like an engine pumping water to a garden, and if there is a blockage in any part of the pipe , that is the blood vessel in the heart, the machine will be working under higher pressure, that is how it is with the human heart.
Causes of hematemesis
Some ladies have painful pains during their time of the month (Health)
Period pains/menstrual cramps are caused by contractions in the uterus which happens at least every month when a lady observes her periodic flow. What happens during each menstrual period is if there is no sperm to fertilize eggs the uterus contracts to expel its lining hence the blood flow (menses) that is experienced.
This was even the police yesterday said the suspect would soon be charged to court on charges of alleged murder, kidnapping and armed robbery.
Text: Leviticus 23:9-22
Key Verse: "Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye be come into the land which I give unto you, and shall reap the harvest thereof, then ye shall bring a sheaf of the firstfruits of your harvest unto the priest" (Leviticus 23:10).
Read: James 5:13–18 , Bible in a Year: Job 8–10; Acts 8:26–40
Pray for each other. James 5:16
Prayer is a conversation with God, not a formula. Yet sometimes we might need to use a “method” to freshen up our prayer time. We can pray the Psalms or other Scriptures (such as The Lord’s Prayer), or use the ACTS method (Adoration, Confession, Thanksgiving, and Supplication). I recently came across this “Five-Finger Prayer” to use as a guide when praying for others:
What a glorious Lord! He who daily bears our burdens also gives us our salvation. — Psalm 68:19 (TLB)
The words that I speak unto you, they are spirit, and they are life. - John 6:63
We’ve seen some tremendous medical breakthroughs in our generation. We’ve seen “miracle drugs” developed that can conquer many kinds of sickness and disease.
John 10:2-3 "But he that entereth in by the door is the shepherd of the sheep. To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice: and he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out."
Scripture: But he was wounded for our transgressions; he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.
“And the LORD answered me, and said, Write the vision, and make it plain upon tables, that he may run that readeth it.” - Habakkuk 2:2 (KJV)
Gradually, the first half of the year is rolling away and we are entering into the second half. Let me ask you, child of God, the things you asked God for at the beginning of the year, can you still remember them?
Memorise: Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God. – Romans 13:1
Read: Acts 8:12-17 (KJV)
Monday, June 26, 2017
The habit of drinking alcohol, starting with a few occasional sips, to drinking alone, and gulping it publicly in excess is what actually makes you lose control and end up in alcoholism. It becomes a habit, usually ending in disgraceful moments when you drink yourself to stupor.
Inflammation is a natural function of the immune system but due to modern lifestyle stressors, we all face the likelihood of an increased inflammatory response. While we can’t see it, our immune system is constantly working to keep the level of inflammation in our cells at bay.
The 28-year-old is expected to take a medical in the coming days, though the death of Mourinho’s father, Félix, on Sunday may slow the deal, The Guardian reports.
The severely deformed baby lying on a bed hooked up to machine died shortly after her birth on Friday. The baby was rushed to an intensive care unit after her condition started deteriorating.
The medical practitioner, Dr Mukesh Kumar, who helped with the delivery, said the child couldn’t be saved because it was not fully developed.
The Director-General of Bureau of Public Service Reforms, Dr Joe Abah, has attributed the present scarcity of the Nigerian passports to the increase exchange rate of the dollar.
Abah made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Abuja, He noted the dollar which was formerly exchanging between N150 to N160 was now N300 and above.
Abah added that the passport was not produced in Nigeria as only three companies in the world had the capacity and techniques to produce an international travel passport. “The reason for the scarcity is because since it’s not produced in the country, Nigeria had a contract with the foreign firm to do most of the production. "And at the time the contract was signed, 100 dollars was worth N15,000 which is the cost of the Nigerian passport of 32 pages, the 64 pages costs N20, 000.
“So far we have three people deceased” and “approximately 30 missing,” police commander Jorge Hernando Nieto said on Sunday. Nieto told Blu Radio that authorities are still in the process of identifying the victims.
The viral photos show the spent doctors lying on the floor at Fujian Medical University Union Hospital on Sunday, Global time reports.
Mr Stephen Onwuamadike, (Evans’ father) made the appeal in an interview with Channels Television at his hometown in Anambra State.
He noted that something was wrong with his son and expressed optimism that he would be delivered if taken to the general overseer of SCOAN, Prophet T.B. Joshua.
Susan Mudzengi, 43, turned her husband, Paul Ndlovu, ten years her senior, into a punching bag on 20 May after the man returned home having attended the African Apostolic Church. She is a facing a charge of domestic violence and public indecency.
Butswat said preliminary investigation showed that the killing was cult-related adding that detailed investigation was ongoing to unravel those behind the dastardly act and apprehend them.
According to the Police, the incident occurred on Saturday evening on Melford Okilo Road, INEC/Kpansia area of Yenagoa metropolis.
The victim, Samuel Collins, was a graduate of Engineering from the University of Benin.
Collins was accosted by the hoodlums at INEC Road junction on his way to the Nigerian Content Development and Management Board’s office on Isaac Boro Expressway, where he was undergoing training.
Read: Genesis 1:24–31, Bible in a Year: Job 5–7; Acts 8:1–25
Then God looked over all he had made, and he saw that it was very good! Genesis 1:31 nlt
Text: Luke 18:18-30
Key Verse: "And when Jesus saw that he was very sorrowful, he said, How hardly shall they that have riches enter into the kingdom of God" (Luke 18:24).
Scripture: Then Samuel took the horn of oil, and anointed him in the midst of his brethren: and the Spirit of the Lord came upon David from that day forward. So Samuel rose up, and went to Ramah. 1 Samuel 16:13.
Thought For The Day: The Anointing makes a person standout even in the face of confrontations. The Anointing has been defined as the resident Presence of God on a man’s life.
The beginning of strife is as when water first trickles [from a crack in a dam]; therefore stop contention before it becomes worse and quarreling breaks out. - Proverbs 17:14, The Amplified Bible
You are controlled by your new nature if you have the Spirit of God living in you . . . — Romans 8:9 (TLB)
John 9:35 "Jesus heard that they had cast him out; and when he had found him, he said unto him, Dost thou believe on the Son of God?"
Memorise: He that committeth sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil. – 1 John 3:8
Read: Exodus 1:8-12 (KJV)
For I resolved to know nothing (to be acquainted with nothing, to make a display of the knowledge of nothing, and to be conscious of nothing) among you except Jesus Christ (the Messiah) and Him crucified. And I was in (passed into a state of) weakness and fear (dread) and great trembling [after I had come] among you. And my language and my message were not set forth in persuasive (enticing and plausible) words of wisdom, but they were in demonstration of the [Holy] Spirit and power. 1 Corinthians 2:2-4