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FG targets 3.3m children for measles immunisation, says Minister

FG targets 3.3m children for measles immunisation, says Minister

Federal Government says it has earmarked N3.5 billion for the immunisation of no fewer than three million children in the 2017/2018 national campaign for...
HIV Treatment: Foundation partners FG to enrol additional 100,000 persons

HIV Treatment: Foundation partners FG to enrol additional 100,000 persons

The Aids Health Care Foundation (AHF), an NGO, says it will enroll additional 100,000 persons on HIV treatment toward ending AIDS as a public...
Parents reject polio vaccine in Kano over fear of monkeypox

Parents reject polio vaccine in Kano over fear of monkeypox

Rumour Spreads from various perspectives of Monkey Pox reported cases in some 7 southern states was on threshold of hampering the just concluded round...
Monkey pox: Kano Govt. confirms suspected victim

Kano sends blood sample of suspected Monkeypox victim to Senegal for confirmation

…Just as victim establishes contacts with 60 persons   The victim of a suspected monkeypox case in Kano has established contacts with no fewer than 60...
WPD: Kano marks 3 years polio-free status

Polio: Yobe vaccinates 1.1m children

Dr Hauwa Goni, the Executive Secretary, Yobe Primary Healthcare Management Board, said over 1.1 million children under age five have been immunised against polio...
2,400 NYSC members posted to Sokoto – Coordinator

NYSC kicks off free health initiative for Kogi rural dwellers

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) on Friday flagged-off its annual Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers (HIRD), in Zango Daji community, Adavi Local Government...
Parents reject polio vaccine in Kano over fear of monkeypox

FCTA says no confirmed case of monkey pox in Abuja

Dr Humpherey Okoroukwu, the Acting Director, Public Health, Federal Capital Territory Administration, says there is no confirmed case of monkey pox in Abuja. Okoroukwu told...
2,400 NYSC members posted to Sokoto – Coordinator

NYSC provides medical services to 5,000 rural dwellers in Plateau

The National Youth Service Corps‎(NYSC) on Wednesday begun the provision of free medical services to 5,000 persons in Miango, Bassa Local Government Area, Plateau...
Parents reject polio vaccine in Kano over fear of monkeypox

Monkey-pox: Ministry urges Enugu residents to avoid contact with animals

The Enugu State Ministry of Health has urged residents of the state to be wary of touching or coming in contact with wild animals,...
Osinbajo calls for consensus on Legal practice in Nigeria

Osinbajo calls for change in mindset about disability

Vice President (VP), Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has called for a change of mind set among state governments, the private sector and civil society organisations...