Tuesday, September 25, 2018
NGO wants FG to focus on key populations in HIV/AIDS programming

3m test for HIV in FCT in 2016 – FACA

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT’s) Agency For Control of HIV/AIDS (FACA) says no fewer than three million residents underwent HIV/AIDS tests in 2016,...
Buhari mourns Luther Cishak, Kasimu Yero

Buhari condoles with victims of CSM in Sokoto State

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the families of the victims of Cerebro Spinal Meningitis (CSM) in Sokoto State. It was reported that the disease...
Don’t patronise illegal medicine stores, Kwara Govt warns public

Don’t patronise illegal medicine stores, Kwara Govt warns public

The Kwara Government on Saturday warned members of the public against patronising the operators of illegal medicine stores, saying their activities pose health danger. Alhaja...
Edo Govt. maps out strategies to combat malnutrition

Malnutrition: UNICEF trains 24 health workers in Borno IDPs camp

The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF), said it has trained 24 health workers in Borno, on measures to prevent malnutrition among Internally Displaced Persons...
NGO wants FG to focus on key populations in HIV/AIDS programming

HIV rate is declining in Taraba , says TACA

Alhaji Abba Ibrahim, Director-General of Taraba State Agency for Control of AIDS (TACA), says the rate of HIV/AIDS in Taraba has declined from 10.5...
NGO wants FG to focus on key populations in HIV/AIDS programming

Kano Govt promises more support, medication to people living with HIV/AIDS

The Deputy Governor of Kano State, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, on Tuesday said the state government would continue to support and provide medication to people...
JUTH gets 7-day ultimatum to resolve dispute with nurses

JUTH gets 7-day ultimatum to resolve dispute with nurses

The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU), Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH)) Chapter, has given the management of the hospital a seven-day ultimatum to resolve...
Polio immunisation: Agency targets 41,460 children in Hadejia LGA

Polio: Daura LG targets 82,000 children

The Daura Local Government of Katsina State says it is targeting 82,000 children for immunisation against polio in a four-day exercise. Alhaji Salish...
Essilor unveils its new entity to better answer vision needs in Nigeria

Essilor unveils its new entity to better answer vision needs in Nigeria

The nation’s health sector has received a major boost, as a world's leading ophthalmic optics company, Essilor Optical Supply Nigeria (EOSN), has unveiled its...
Polio immunisation: Agency targets 41,460 children in Hadejia LGA

Obaseki says Edo committed to child-immunisation

Edo Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, on Friday affirmed the state government’s commitment to reducing child mortality through sustained immunisation in the state. The governor stated...