Tag Archives: Cancer

Somkele Iyamah-Idhalama Opens Up About Her Son’s Battle With Cancer In Moving New Video

Somkele Iyamah-Idhalama is opening up about her son’s cancer battle and how the diagnosis and the journey has been nothing short of a miracle. Exactly three years ago, the Nollywood actress received the news that her only child with husband Captain Aaron Idhalama, had been diagnosed with cancer. She narrated how she had travelled to South Africa for singer…

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David Oyelowo Pays Tributes After Losing Father To Colon Cancer

David Oyelowo is mourning the loss of his protector and hero. On Friday September 25, the Nigerian British-American actor announced that his father, Stephen Oyelowo, had peacefully died earlier in the week after a long battle with Colon cancer. “It is with a heavy heart that I bring the news of the passing of my BELOVED father. My…

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‘Black Panther’ Star Chadwick Boseman Dies Of Colon Cancer At 43

The world has been throw into mourning after waking up to the devastating news that Chadwick Boseman, who starred in critically-acclaimed movie Black Panther, is dead at the age of 43. A statement posted on Boseman’s social media accounts on Friday August 29 said the actor had battled colon cancer for the last four years. He passed…

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US Congressman & Civil Rights Icon, John Lewis, Passes Away At 80

US civil rights champion, John Lewis has passed away on Friday July 18, 2020. The US congressman, aged 80, excelled at what he liked to call “good trouble” — standing up against racial injustice to forge a better nation. The African-American icon marched with Martin Luther King Jr, was nearly beaten to death by police, and later as a sitting congressman…

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Popular Bollywood Actor, Irrfan Khan Is Dead At 53

It’s a sad day in the Indian movie industry as Bollywood star, Irrfan Khan, widely known for roles in Slumdog Millionaire, Jurassic World, and Life of Pi, dies after battling a medical complication arising from colon infection. According to an official statement from his spokesperson, Irrfan breathed his last on Wednesday, April 29. The actor was admitted to the…

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Empower More Women With Information On Cancer Prevention- Aisha Buhari

Nigeria’s First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has called on stakeholders to engage more women in their effort to prevent the spread of cancer disease and the death of many. Mrs Buhari made the call at the High-Level Regional Seminar on Cancer Awareness and Advocacy at Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso on Thursday, August 2, 2018. She…

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Amazing News! New Cure for Cancer & HIV Underway

A Nobel Laureate, Prof. Francoise Barre-Sinoussi has revealed that efforts are ongoing to develop a universal cure for HIV and cancer through collaboration. Barre-Sinoussi, a co-discoverer of the virus, said this in Paris while conducting some select journalists on a tour of the sophisticated laboratories at Institut Pasteur. Barre-Sinoussi who co-discovered the virus with Luc Montagnier…

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Korede Bello, Denrele Edun, Ghana Must Go, More, at Project Pink Blue’s Walk Against Cancer

Project Pink Blue, a Health & Psychological Trust Centre, a cancer organization organized the commemoration of World Cancer Day with a Walk, Cycle, Ride, Skate and Marathon against Cancer on Saturday 4th February, 2017, at Transcorp Hilton Abuja. The 2017 World Cancer Day Walk against Cancer was themed: “We Can, I Can” and was graced…

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