We will reduce maternal mortality by 2022 – FG

The Federal Government says it is determined to reduce maternal mortality rate from 576 per 100,000 birth in 2013 to 288 per 100,000 births...

Ogunsola Foundation gives back to Lagos State University Teaching Hospital

In memory of late Mr Olalekan Ogunsola of TOS Funerals, the Olalekan Ogunshola Memorial Foundation, on behalf of the family has donated 40 automatic...

FG disburses 1st phase basic healthcare provision funds to states

Minister of Health, Dr Osasie Ehanire, on Tuesday launched the first phase of N13, 775 billion disbursement of Basic Healthcare Provision Fund (BHCPF), to...

FG solicits World Bank’s support on medical emergencies

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has solicited the support of the World Bank in establishing an effective medical emergency transportation network in...

FG restates commitment to implement National Strategic Health Devt Plan

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has reassured Nigerians of the Federal Government’s commitment to the full implementation of the National Strategic...

We’ll not allow Nigeria to be dumping ground for foreign drugs – Minister

Dr Olorunimbe Mamora, Minister of State for Health, says Federal Government will not allow other countries to turn Nigeria into dumping ground for foreign...

NAFDAC arrests suspects over alleged agro-chemicals adulteration

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) in Niger has arrested two suspects in Mokwa Local Government Area of the...
NAFDAC recommends best practices for food manufacturers

NAFDAC sensitises food, fruit traders on dangers of chemical preservatives

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has advised traders of food and fruits to avoid using insecticide such as...

Saraki welcomes milestone of Nigeria as Polio free

An NGO, the Wellbeing Foundation Africa, has welcomed the milestone of Nigeria being free of Wild Polio Virus (WPV) for three years. Its Founder, Mrs...
First Ebola patient in eastern Congo dies

Ebola setback as virus spreads to third province in Congo

Dr Jean-Jacques Muyembe, General-Director, the National Institute for Biomedical Research Institute, on Friday said the Ebola virus had spread to a third province in...