CMD says not in alleged fraudulent activities in Ebonyi Hospital

By Godwin Okeh, Abakaliki                The Chief Medical Director of the Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki in Ebonyi state, Dr. Emeka Onwe Ogah has denied

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NIMASA, NHF Partner On Heart Awareness

In line with its Corporate Social Responsibility, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has partnered with the Nigerian Heart Foundation (NHF) to assist the Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) in creating

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Lassa Fever Kills One In Enugu

ENUGU – The Enugu State Government on Monday confirmed the death of one person from Lassa fever in a health facility within Enugu metropolis. Dr Ifeanyi Agujiobi, the Permanent Secretary,

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Ebola cases in DR Congo ‘will rise in coming days’ – WHO

NEW YORK – The World Health Organisation (WHO) has raised the alarm that cases from the resurgent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are expected to

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FG Launches Patients’ Bill of Rights

Nigerian Government has launched “Patients’ Bill of Rights” document that identifies rights, responsibilities and privilege of patients in relation to health care givers in Nigeria. The document was launched by

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FG recalls 2.4m bottles of cough syrup containing codeine

The Federal Ministry of Health has recalled 2.4 million bottles of  cough syrup containing codeine after a recent audit of the substance carried out by National Agency for Food and

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Stop TB Partnership Appoints Nigeria’s  Health  Minister Board Member

Nigeria’s Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has been appointed a Board member of the Stop TB Partnership, the United Nation High Level Decision body making on TB. The Board

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WHO declares DRC Ebola-free

The Ebola virus outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has been declared over by the World Health Organisation (WHO). Speaking from the country’s capital, Kinshasa, Tedros Ghebreyesus, Director-General of

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UNAIDS says 1.8m people newly infected by HIV

The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) said no fewer than 1.8 million people are newly infected by HIV, warning that HIV infections continue to rise. Executive Director of UNAIDS,

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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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