Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Dr Adewale solicits functional health services in Nigeria

It was a great honour for Dr. Oluremi (Remi) Adewale, the President, CEO, and Founder of Women Focus Canada Inc. to present on “Health...
NAFDAC cautions Nigerians on antimicrobial resistance

NAFDAC intercepts more than 6bn tablets of Tramadol worth N193 bn in 1 year...

Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, Director-General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), says the agency has intercepted more than six billion tablets...
Expert warns against excessive intake of local herbs

NAFDAC moves to regulate herbal, traditional medicine practices in Niger

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it is collaborating with herbal and traditional medicine practitioners to provide guide...
NMA cautions public against patronising quack doctors

LUTH resident doctors to embark on indefinite strike Thursday

The Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Arabia, chapter of the Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) says it will begin an indefinite strike on Thursday...
Train TBAs to address high mortality rate — Mrs Ambode

Train TBAs to address high mortality rate — Mrs Ambode

Wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs Bolanle Ambode, has called on government to equip Traditional Birth Attendants (TBAs) with necessary skills for safe delivery...
Edo Govt. maps out strategies to combat malnutrition

777,000 out-of-school children in Bauchi, worrisome – UNICEF

Mr Bahnu Pathak, Chief Field Officer of United Nation’s Children Fund (UNICEF), Field Officer, on Wednesday decried the one million out-of-school children in Bauchi...
NDLEA raids clubs, hotels for drugs in Oyo

NDLEA uncovers 12 containers with 340 million Tramadol tablets

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has uncovered 340 million Tramadol tablets in 12 containers at the Apapa port in Lagos. Head...
NDLEA raids clubs, hotels for drugs in Oyo

Drug Abuse: NDLEA solicits community support in curbing menace

In its bid to rid the Federal Capital territory (FCT) of drug abuse, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Friday said that...
UCH records 1,680 mental health cases in 1 year

UCH Ibadan CMD attributes Nigeria’s problems to lack of managerial skills

Prof. Temitope Alonge, Chief Medical Director (CMD), University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, says most of the problems Nigeria faced stemmed from lack of management...
Polio immunisation: Agency targets 41,460 children in Hadejia LGA

World Polio Day: AUTH charges parents in Gwagwalada on immunisation

The University of Abuja Teaching Hospital (UATH) Gwagwalada FCT, has called on parents in Gwagwalada community to ensure that their children below the age...