These are the list of prominent Nigerians whose lives were cut short by cancer.
(1)Wife of former military Head of State, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (retd), Mariam B.   angida, died of ovarian cancer at the age of 61 in Los Angeles.
(2)Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs Funmilayo Olayinka also died of breast cancer.
(3)Cassandra Gabriel, popularly known as Sisi Caro, died of breast cancer.
(4)Clara, wife of Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State also died of cancer on 8 December, 2010, eleven days to her daughter’s wedding.
(5)Second Republic Senate Leader, Dr. Olusola Saraki, battled the ailment for five years;
(6)51-year old Remi Osholake, a fashion designer popularly known as Remi Lagos, and Sam Ojebode, an ex-Green Eagles star, died after battling with cancer.
(7)Nollywood personality,also succumbed to cancer, Taiwo Bello, a movie producer and director who co-wrote the movie, Jenifa, with Funke Akindele and produced and directed the 2010 movie, Omije Mi.
(8)In December, 2010, Yusuf Jibo, former Zonal Director of the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA), died of colon cancer. So is the ace journalist, Sele Eradiri and Dr Beko Ransome-Kuti.
(9)In 2009, precisely on 5 September, Gani Fawehinmi, renowned lawyer and human rights activist lost the battle to cancer, after he was initially misdiagnosed;
(10)Remi Abiola, actress and wife of late business and politician, Chief M.K.O. Abiola, as well as Alaere Alaibe, wife of Bayelsa politician, Timi Alaibe, all died of cancer.     (11) NTA ace broadcaster, Yinka Craig, 60,   died on 23 September, 2008 as a result of cancer of the blood (leukemia), so is the Information Specialist, World Health Organisation, Oghide Austin. The musician-turned evangelist, Sonny Okosuns, lost the battle to cancer of the colon on 24 May, 2008 at the age of 61.
(12)Mrs Comfort Ponnle, of MicCom cables and Alexander Ibru, Chairman and Publisher of The Guardian died of cancer.
(13)Chief sub-editor, Vanguard newspaper, Dayo Aminu died of cancer as well.
(14)The former Chairman of the Advertising Practitioners of Nigeria (APCON), Dr May Nzeribe, died of Prostate Cancer.
(15)Former president of Performing Musician Association of Nigeria, Mustapha Amego, fondly called Musky, died of colon cancer.  (16)Mrs Kofoworola Orija of the Bloom Cancer Foundation also died of breast cancer.
(17) Professor Dora Nkem Akunyili, Nigerian politician and academic,died of ovarian cancer ( died at age 59).               Cancer attacks both the rich and the poor. We are all at risk. To stay free of cancer:(1) Get to and stay at a healthy weight throughout your life. (2) Be physically active on a regular basis. (3) Make healthy food choices with a focus on the nutrients that your body needs (Living Foods). (4) Take FLP supplements and products.  These are Forever living supplements that are used in the prevention and treatment of cancer:(1)Aloe Vera Gel (2) Immublend (3) Nature’s 18 (4) Forever daily (5)Active probiotic (6) Lycium plus (7) A-beta-CarE (8) Multi-maca (9) Pomesteen power (10) Vitolize for Men & Women (11) Bee pollen.