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UNICEF, Adamawa Govt. launch rehabilitation of schools

Official: Open Defecation Free in Katsina State

No fewer than 825 communities in Katsina State have so far been certified as Open Defecation Free (ODF) under the Sanitation, Hygiene and Water in...
Male infertility, major factor in childlessness, says expert

Male infertility, major factor in childlessness, says expert

Mr Bamiro Babajide, a Medical Laboratory Scientist, on Thursday said that male infertility was a major factor responsible for childlessness among  couples. Bamiro is...
NAFDAC commends IITA-CWMP for training 659 spray service providers

NAFDAC commends IITA-CWMP for training 659 spray service providers

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has given thumbs up to the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) led...

GTBank holds 7th Annual Autism Program

Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, is set to hold the 7th edition of its Annual Autism Conference. The two-day conference, which is free...
FG to launch national tobacco control campaign

FG to launch national tobacco control campaign

The Federal Government has announced plan to launch a six months national tobacco control communications campaign in the country. The Director, Media and Public Relations,...

Meningitis outbreak: Shortage of Vaccine may worsen situation

  Hit by one of its deadliest meningitis outbreaks in years, with more than 1,000 deaths, Nigeria could struggle to contain future epidemics due to...

Ogun, Rotary offer free surgical operation to patients

  The Ogun State government, in collaboration with Rotary International, says it will continue to provide a free surgical operation for the poor patients of...
NGO wants FG to focus on key populations in HIV/AIDS programming

NGO wants FG to focus on key populations in HIV/AIDS programming

Mrs Olayide Akanni, Executive Director, Journalist Against Aids (JAAIDS), an NGO, on Thursday in Lagos urged the Federal Government to focus on key...
Presidency seeks approval to float N500m Eurobond to fund 2016 budget deficit

FG calls for collaboration with private sector to end malnutrition

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has called for improved collaboration between government and the private sector to rid the country of malnutrition challenges. Osinbajo, represented by...
Glaucoma: Expert advises Nigerians to go for regular eye screening

Glaucoma: Expert advises Nigerians to go for regular eye screening

Dr Kenneth Madu, an Abuja based optician, has advised Nigerians to go for regular eye screening to prevent glaucoma. adu gave the advice on Tuesday...