Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Polio immunisation: Agency targets 41,460 children in Hadejia LGA

Immunization: Power of vaccines under-utilised – WHO

The power of vaccines to ward off infectious diseases in children through immunisation has still not been fully utilised, the World Health Organization (WHO)...
Malaria: FG to distribute 14.4m nets – Minister

Adeleke: Health Minister condoles with Osun Govt, APC

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has condoled with the Government of people of Osun, APC and family of late Sen. Isiaka Adeleke. Adeleke...
Malaria: Expert urges change of socio-cultural, environmental attitudes

Malaria: Expert urges change of socio-cultural, environmental attitudes

A Malaria expert, Prof. Wellington Oyibo, on Monday called for a change of socio-cultural and environmental attitudes toward malaria as it would help...

Biochemist calls for enlightenment on dangers of consuming unripe fruits

Dr Ochuko Erukainure,  a nutritional biochemist, on Friday appealed to health  bodies to enlighten the public on health hazard of consuming unripe fruits widely...
900,000 HIV patients currently on treatment – NACA

900,000 HIV patients currently on treatment – NACA

Dr Sani Aliyu, the Director-General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), says 900,000 HIV patients are currently on treatment. Aliyu disclosed this while...
Katsina govt. to spend N400m on health care delivery

Katsina govt. to spend N400m on health care delivery

The Katsina state government is to spend N400 million on the implementation of the World Bank sponsored health programme of the Save One Million...
Reps member offers free medical care to residents of border area

Reps member offers free medical care to residents of border area

Mr Zakari Mohammed, a member representing Baruten/Kaiama Federal Constituency of Kwara, have bankrolled a free medical care for more than 500 residents of border...
World Haemophilia Day: Expert flays stigmatising women living with haemophilia

World Haemophilia Day: Expert flays stigmatising women living with haemophilia

Dr Adeolu Anifowoshe, a Medical Laboratory Scientist at the Alpha and Omega Laboratory Centre, Ibadan, has called on Nigerians to stop stigmatising women and...
NAFDAC slashes product registration cost by 50% – DG

Poisonous cassava: NAFDAC to sensitise farmers, food outlets operators in Kogi, Ondo

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says arrangements are on to sensitise farmers in Kogi and Ondo on how...
Mystery deaths in Liberia linked to funeral: WHO

Nigeria receives 500,000 doses of Meningitis C vaccine – WHO

Nigeria has received 500,000 doses of meningitis C containing vaccine to combat the epidemic in the country, the WHO has said. The doses were sent...