Thursday, April 26, 2018
Senate summons Emefiele, Adeosun, Dan-Ali over $462m-helicopter

Senate seeks verification of HIV cure claim

The Senate Committee on Primary Healthcare, Communicable and Non Communicable Diseases, on Tuesday urged the National Primary Health Care Development Agency to authenticate the...
Resident doctors commence indefinite strike in Kaduna

Solving healthcare crises: Professionals must work together, experts say

Crises bedeviling the health sector would be solved when medical doctors populating top management positions of hospitals carry along other professionals as part of...
Stanbic IBTC revamps medical centre in Lagos

Stanbic IBTC revamps medical centre in Lagos

A new lease of life has been injected into Ebute Metta Health Centre, Lagos, following the renovation of the female and children’s wards by...
2411 graduates to undergo NYSC in Osun

NYSC plans weekly medical outreach in Sokoto, says Coordinator

The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) says it is planning to embark on a weekly medical outreach across Sokoto State. The State Coordinator of the...
NAFDAC slashes product registration cost by 50% – DG

NAFDAC seizes N 2.5m fruit juices, drugs, food, in Sokoto

The National Agency For Food And Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has seized assorted imported fruit juices, codeine-containing substances and other unwholesome regulated products...
Resident doctors commence indefinite strike in Kaduna

NSHA increases health budget to tackle children, women health challenges

The Nasarawa State House of Assembly says it has increased the budget proposed for the health sector to ensure adequate funds for emergencies associated...
Dr Maureen Umeh, a Gynaecologist at National Hospital, Abuja

Gynaecologist warns against female genital mutilation

Dr Maureen Umeh, a Gynaecologist at National Hospital, Abuja, on Monday, warned against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and called for its immediate halt. Umeh gave...

Health director warns against smoking, excess intake of alcohol to prevent cancer

Dr Okechukwu Ossai, the Director of Public Health, Enugu State Ministry of Health, has  urged Nigerians to embrace positive lifestyle in order not to...
Fewer persons contract HIV in Plateau in 2016- Agency

Fewer persons contract HIV in Plateau in 2016- Agency

The Plateau Aids Control Agency (PLACA) says the state has recorded fewer number of persons living with the HIV virus in 2016 compared to...
Obiano swears in 19 commissioners, 11 special advisers in Anambra

Gov. Obiano plans medical equipment centre in Awka

Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra says the state plans set up a Central Medical Equipment Centre in Awka, the state’s capital. Obiano made the assertion...