Sunday, March 24, 2019
NAFDAC warns of cancerous effects of bleaching creams

NAFDAC cautions Nigerians on antimicrobial resistance

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has cautioned the general public on the usage of Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). The AMR...
TB kills over 1.6m people annually – UN

TB kills over 1.6m people annually – UN

The UN has said no fewer than 1.6 million people are killed annually by tuberculosis and the disease would cost about one trillion dollars...
Excessive intake of alcohol, cigarettes contribute to male infertility – Expert

Excessive intake of alcohol, cigarettes contribute to male infertility – Expert

Excessive intake of alcohol and cigarettes are major contributory factors to male infertility, Dr Olawale Oba, an Obstetrician and Gynecologis, has said. Oba, a Senior...
World much prepared to handle Ebola now than in 2014 – WHO D-G

World much prepared to handle Ebola now than in 2014 – WHO D-G

The Director-General of the WHO, Tedros Adhanom, the the world is much more prepared now to handle the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) than in...
NLC appeals to FG to meet demands of striking health workers

NLC appeals to FG to meet demands of striking health workers

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called on the Federal Government to urgently meet the legitimate demands of the striking workers in the health...
Centre reports decline in Lassa fever cases

Nigeria’s Lassa fever cases decline – WHO

The WHO there has been a downward trend in the weekly reported cases of Lassa fever in Nigeria from late February to early March...
Edo Govt. maps out strategies to combat malnutrition

Edo Govt. maps out strategies to combat malnutrition

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Wednesday inaugurated the state’s Food and Nutrition Committee to ensure a sustainable roadmap towards identifying and encouraging the...
Ganduje signs State Specialist Hospital’s Bill into Law

Ganduje signs State Specialist Hospital’s Bill into Law

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has signed the Kano State Ultra-Modern Specialist Hospital’s Bill 2018 into law. The governor assented to the bill during...
Centre reports decline in Lassa fever cases

FCT records fresh case of Lassa fever

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) says it has recorded a fresh case of Lassa fever in the territory, bringing the number of confirmed...
BUA to reduce medical tourism with N7.5bn ultra modern hospital

BUA to reduce medical tourism with N7.5bn ultra modern hospital

The management of BUA Group has unveiled its plan to build a N7.5 billion ultra-modern specialist hospital in Kano State. The Group's Chief Executive Officer,...