Delta Govt Lauds US Based Ubulu-Uku Association For Rehabilitating Hospital

The Delta State Government has commended sons and daughters of the Ubulu Uku, in the diaspora in the Aniocha South area of the state for their support to the government’s

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Insurance council donates 500 bedspreads to National Hospital

The Insurance Industry Consultative Council (IICC) said it had donated 500 bedspreads to the National Hospital in Abuja to support good health delivery system. Its Chairman, Mrs Funmi Babington-Ashaye, told

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Gov. Ahmed Flags off Kwara Health Insurance Scheme

ILORIN – Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has flagged off the State Health Insurance Scheme (KHIS), with a charge on citizens and residents of the State to register and

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Alleged Corruption: NMA dissolves FCT exco

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has dissolved its FCT chapter executive council over alleged corruption. The  development followed an emergency meeting held on Monday in Abuja. Prof. Lovett Lawson, who

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NAFDAC nabs kingpin over supply of fake insecticides

The National Agency for Food and Drug administration and Control (NAFDAC) said it  arrested a kingpin behind the supply of fake insecticides in Port Harcourt. The NAFDAC’s Public Relations Officer,

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Federal Ministry of Health gets new Permanent Secretary

Mr Abdullahi Mashi has assumed duty as the new Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health. A statement issued by the Mrs Boade Akinola, the Director Media and Public Relations of

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Nigeria to be 24 months free of polio in August – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Coordinator in Cross River, Dr Thompson Igbu, says Nigeria would be polio free by August 2018. Dr Igbu made this known to newsmen on the

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Cholera claims 5 lives in Katsina

No fewer than five persons have lost their lives and 50 others hospitalised over suspected outbreak of cholera in Funtua Local Government Area of Katsina State. Alhaji Ahmed Abubakar, representing

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Polio: C/River Govt. targets 808,470 children for immunisation

The Cross River Government on Sunday said it is targeting no fewer than 808, 470 children across the state for the Second Round of the 2018 National Immunisation Plus Days

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FG caution Nigerians against treating malaria without lab test

The Federal Government has advised Nigerians against taking malaria treatment before a confirmed laboratory test. Dr Audu Mohammed, the National Coordinator, National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP), gave the advice at

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