Monday, July 16, 2018
NAFDAC D-G says Tramadol has ruined lives of promising youths

NAFDAC D-G says Tramadol has ruined lives of promising youths

“Tramadol has ruined the lives of many promising youths who should have been the future and asset of our beloved country,” Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye,...
Ambode’s wife visits quadruplets, says multiple gestation demands early, quality care

Ambode’s wife visits quadruplets, says multiple gestation demands early, quality care

Mrs Bolanle Ambode, Lagos State Governor’s Wife, on Tuesday visited a set of quadruplets in Lagos, with a call on pregnant women, particularly those...
75% of sickle cell births in Nigeria don't see their 5th birthday – Group

75% of sickle cell births in Nigeria don’t see their 5th birthday – Group

The Sickle Cell Support Network, an NGO, says Nigeria records about 150,000 sickle cell births annually but 75 per cent of this number never...
Bindow seeks extension of medical outreach in Yola

Bindow seeks extension of medical outreach in Yola

Gov. Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa on Wednesday appealed to the Presidential Committee on North East Initiative (PCNI) to extend days for the free medical...
Rape incidents alarming, under-reported – Expert

Rape incidents alarming, under-reported – Expert

Dr Kemi Ademola-Aremu, a Gender Activist, on Wednesday incidents of rape are alarming and under-reported in the country. She also described as worrisome the non-availability...
Health Minister cautions manufacturers against substandard drugs

Health Minister cautions manufacturers against substandard drugs

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has cautioned drug manufacturers against producing substandard drugs to curb addiction and drug related issues in the...
JOHESU begs FG for payment of 2 months salary

JOHESU begs FG for payment of 2 months salary

The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) has appealed to the Federal Government to pay its members April and May salary in line with their...
FG evolving new strategies for safe schools - Minister

FG evolving new strategies for safe schools – Minister

The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Sen. Aisha Alhassan on Monday said that the Federal Government was evolving new strategies to ensure...
Monkey ‎pox: Plateau records 2 positive cases

Monkey ‎pox: Plateau records 2 positive cases

The Plateau Government has confirmed that the state has recorded two positive cases of monkey pox in Shendam Local Government Area of the state. Dr...
JOHESU strike suspension: Work yet to resume in Adamawa

JOHESU strike suspension: Work yet to resume in Adamawa

Medical and Health workers are yet to resume work in Adamawa after the suspension of the 47 day old strike by the Joint Health...