Tobacco-like plant produces breast milk nutrients with gene modification

The breakthrough with Nicotiana benthamiana could lead to more nutritious and affordable infant formula by incorporating a broader array of HMOs. Scientists have successfully genetically engineered a close relative of the tobacco plant to produce nutrients found in human breast…

Arsenal ace Bukayo Saka’s sweet response to David Beckham’s England message after Switzerland win

Euro 2024 news as Arsenal forward Bukayo Saka opens up on reaction by David Beckham to late England equaliser and crucial Switzerland penalty Bukayo Saka has offered a simple response to David Beckham after the England icon praised Gareth Southgate’s…

Equity market value dips N178bn in one week

The Nigerian equity market lost N178bn last week. The All-Share Index and Market Capitalisation depreciated by 0.04 per cent to close the week at 100,022.03 and N56.581tn, respectively. The price appreciation of 37 stocks during the week was less than…

Equity market value dips N178bn in one week

The Nigerian equity market lost N178bn last week. The All-Share Index and Market Capitalisation depreciated by 0.04 per cent to close the week at 100,022.03 and N56.581tn, respectively. The price appreciation of 37 stocks during the week was less than…

French PM Gabriel Attal to offer resignation after election loss

France’s Prime Minister Gabriel Attal said he would offer his resignation to President Emmanuel Macron on Monday after his party failed to win a majority in parliamentary elections. But he added that, if his resignation is refused, he was ready…

Mother, daughter die in Ogun gas explosion

A 40-year-old woman named Rafiat Sheriff and her seven-year-old daughter, Asisat, were killed in a gas explosion at their home on Church Street, along Èbúté Road, in the Ibafo area of Ogun State on Saturday. PUNCH online learnt that the…

Americas region saw huge chip market growth in May

The Americas region chip market was worth US$14 billion as a three-month average in May, up 43.6 percent from the same period a year before, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association. This together with a similar but smaller uptick in…

NACA, N’Assembly, others commit to fight HIV/AIDS beyond 2030

The National Agency for the Control of AIDS has partnered with the National Assembly, the United States Agency for International Development, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, and the Jhpiego to sustain the gains from the HIV response beyond…

Air pollution can decrease odds of live birth after IVF by 38%, study finds

Research suggests impact of pollution begins before conception by disrupting the development of the egg. Air pollution exposure can significantly decrease the chance of a live birth after IVF treatment, according to research that deepens concern about the health impacts…

John Cena to retire from WWE by 2025

By Hannah Johnson In a stunning revelation, World Wrestling Entertainment legend John Cena has revealed that he will be hanging up his boots by the end of 2025. According to the Washington Post on Sunday, the 16-time WWE world champion who…

Insecurity: Afenifere wants Tinubu to implement terrorism Act, overhaul security architecture

The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural and socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has called for a review of the country’s security architecture. The group’s National Publicity Secretary, Jare Ajayi, in a statement issued Saturday expressed serious concern over the resurgence of kidnapping, banditry, attacks on…