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A girl pumps water from a borehole provided by UNICEF in Old Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria, Thursday 2 March 2017.

no responses. March 22, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

#WorldWaterDay: Over 3.6m People In Need Of Water, Sanitation And Hygiene Services -UNICEF


#WorldWaterDay: Over 3.6m People In Need Of Water, Sanitation And Hygiene Services -UNICEF

As the global communities mark this year World Water Day,the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF);s new report launched as part of activities to mark the day […]

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no responses. March 22, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

#WorldWaterDay: More Children Killed By Unsafe Water,Than Bullets- UNICEF


#WorldWaterDay: More Children Killed By Unsafe Water,Than Bullets- UNICEF

A lack of safe water, is far deadlier for children than war in more than a dozen conflict-affected countries, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on […]

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RBM Partnership to End Malaria Appoints Dr Abdourahmane Diallo as CEO

no responses. March 22, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

RBM Partnership To End Malaria Appoints Dr Abdourahmane Diallo As CEO


RBM Partnership To End Malaria Appoints Dr Abdourahmane Diallo As CEO

The RBM Partnership to End Malaria today announced the appointment of Dr Abdourahmane Diallo, MD, MPH as the Partnership’s next CEO. Dr Diallo, currently Minister and […]

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FG REAPPOINTMENTS MD FEDERAL MEDICAL CENTRE YOLA, ADAMAWA STATE.

no responses. March 22, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

FG Renews Appointment Of MD Federal Medical Centre, Yola


FG Renews Appointment Of MD Federal Medical Centre, Yola

The Federal Government has renewed the appointment of Prof. Auwal M. Abubakar as the Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre, Yola, Adamawa State, for a second and […]

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World Health Organization: WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti

no responses. March 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Cyclone Idai: WHO To Send Urgent Health Assistance


Cyclone Idai: WHO To Send Urgent Health Assistance

WHO sending urgent health assistance after Cyclone Idai displaces thousands of people in Southern Africa The World Health Organization (WHO) is providing urgent assistance to meet […]

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Global TB Ambassador and wife of the President of Nigeria, Dr. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari

no responses. March 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Aisha Buhari Urges Nigerians To Go For Free Tuberculosis Testing, Treatment


Aisha Buhari Urges Nigerians To Go For Free Tuberculosis Testing, Treatment

Global TB Ambassador and wife of the President of Nigeria, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to test themselves for Tuberculosis (TB), being one […]

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Drug laws must be amended to ‘combat racial discrimination’, UN experts say

no responses. March 15, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UN Experts Seek Amendment Of Drug Laws To Combat Racial Discrimination


UN Experts Seek Amendment Of Drug Laws To Combat Racial Discrimination

United Nations human rights experts said at every stage of the criminal justice system, people of African descent around the world are discriminated against, including death […]

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President Buhari with R-L: Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole and Executive Director UNAIDS Michel Sidibe as he receives the results of the recently concluded Nigeria Aids Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS) in Abuja on 14th Mar 2019

no responses. March 14, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Buhari Launches Nigeria’s HIV/AIDS Indicator, Impact Survey Results


Buhari Launches Nigeria’s HIV/AIDS Indicator, Impact Survey Results

President Muhammadu Buhari has launched Nigeria’s 2018 HIV/AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS) Results. While launching the results at the presidential Villa Abuja , the President […]

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pre-world TB Day activities coming up on March 24, 2019 in Abuja

no responses. March 14, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

75% Of Nigerians With Tuberculosis Yet To Be Diagnosed – Health Experts


75% Of Nigerians With Tuberculosis Yet To Be Diagnosed – Health Experts

The Board Chairman, Stop TB partnership Nigeria, Professor Lovett Lawson has expressed worry over 75 per cent of Nigerians with Tuberculosis (TB) that are yet to […]

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Mrs. Buhari receiving her ambassadorial appointment from Dr. Sidibe, while Dr. Aliyu

no responses. March 14, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Aisha Buhari Charges Government At All Levels To Increase Funding For HIV Response


Aisha Buhari Charges Government At All Levels To Increase Funding For HIV Response

Wife of the President,Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has charged government at all levels to increase funding for HIV response using Nigeria’s own domestic resources. She gave […]

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At a blood donation awareness campaign, to encourage Nigerians to donate blood to the coordinated by Manal Hassan Foundation in conjunction with National Blood Transfusion Service

no responses. March 10, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

NBTS, Manal Hassan Foundation Canvass For Free Blood Donation


NBTS, Manal Hassan Foundation Canvass For Free Blood Donation

Experts in the health sector have called for a legal framework for effective and efficient functioning of the the National Blood Transfusion Service, NBTS in the […]

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International Women’s Day

no responses. March 9, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

#IWD19: WHO Urges Member States, Stakeholders To Address All Forms Of Violence Against Women And Girls


#IWD19: WHO Urges Member States, Stakeholders To Address All Forms Of Violence Against Women And Girls

As the global communities celebrate this year’s International Women’s Day the World Health Organization,WHO has urged the international community, Member States and all other stakeholders to […]

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Lassa Fever Contacts identification and line listing at UNTH Enugu by the Hospital Infectious Disease and Control Unit, and Rapid Response Teams from Enugu State

no responses. March 6, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Intensifies Efforts Against Lassa Fever As Number Of Cases Drop In Affected Areas


WHO Intensifies Efforts Against Lassa Fever As Number Of Cases Drop In Affected Areas

To fully contain the Lassa fever outbreak, the World Health Organization (WHO) says it remains mobilized and in supporting Nigeria to stem further spread of the […]

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media briefing to mark the Zero Discrimination Day in Abuja,

no responses. March 3, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

#Zerodiscrimination: Stakeholders In Health Seek Holistic Approach


#Zerodiscrimination: Stakeholders In Health Seek Holistic Approach

Stakeholders in the health sector have called for an holistic approach in addressing discrimination and stigmatization against people living with HIV/AIDS in the country. They made […]

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International AIDS Society (IAS),

no responses. February 27, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Berlin To Host 11th IAS Conference On HIV Science In 2021


Berlin To Host 11th IAS Conference On HIV Science In 2021

Berlin is the host city of the 11th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2021), the International AIDS Society (IAS) announced today. The city hosted the […]

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NHIS LOGO

no responses. February 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Alleged $2.1m Fraud: Court Admits More Evidence Against Ex-NHIS Boss


Alleged $2.1m Fraud: Court Admits More Evidence Against Ex-NHIS Boss

Justice A. O. Faji of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Thursday, February 21, 2019, admitted a document tendered in evidence by the […]

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International AIDS Society (IAS),

no responses. February 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

IAS Announces Co-Chairs For HIVR4P 2020


IAS Announces Co-Chairs For HIVR4P 2020

Co-Chairs announced for HIVR4P 2020, the world’s only scientific meeting dedicated exclusively to biomedical HIV prevention ‘ The International AIDS Society (IAS), secretariat for the 4th […]

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Director General of National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Dr Sani Aliyu

no responses. February 14, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Valentine’s Day: NACA Urges Nigerians To Get Tested, Know HIV Status


Valentine’s Day: NACA Urges Nigerians To Get Tested, Know HIV Status

The Director General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) Dr. Sani Aliyu has urged Nigerians, especially young people, to know their HIV status.as they […]

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FG Launches SuNMAP2 To Reduce Malaria Burden

no responses. February 12, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

FG Launches SuNMAP2 To Reduce Malaria Burden


FG Launches SuNMAP2 To Reduce Malaria Burden

The Federal Government has launched the Support to National Malaria Programme – Phase II (SuNMaP2) to reduce malaria burden in the country. At the start up […]

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WHO LOGO

no responses. February 11, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Supports Five Countries To Fight Lassa Fever Outbreaks


WHO Supports Five Countries To Fight Lassa Fever Outbreaks

‘A total of 12 Lassa Fever cases have been confirmed to date in Benin, Guinea, Liberia and Togo, including two deaths, with more suspected cases being […]

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