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Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)

no responses. November 12, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

MSF, International Organisations Turn Spotlight On Noma, Seek Increased Funding


MSF, International Organisations Turn Spotlight On Noma, Seek Increased Funding

November is ‘Noma month’, dedicated to raising awareness of this neglected disease which affects some of the world’s most vulnerable communities. This month, international humanitarian medical […]

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United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF  LOGO

no responses. November 12, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Nigeria: Pneumonia Kills Over 162,000 Children, In 2018 – UNICEF


Nigeria: Pneumonia Kills Over 162,000 Children, In 2018 – UNICEF

Nigeria Contributes Highest Number To Global Pneumonia Child Deaths Pneumonia – a preventable disease – kills more children globally than any other infection Pneumonia claimed the […]

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UNICEF Nigeria Deputy Representative, Pernille Ironside

no responses. October 29, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

16% Of Schools, 6 % Of Health Facilities Access WASH Facilities In Nigeria-UNICEF


16% Of Schools, 6 % Of Health Facilities Access WASH Facilities In Nigeria-UNICEF

Nigeria To Flag-off National Programme To End Open Defecation The Federal Government is to flag-off a National Programme to End Open Defecation in Nigeria tagged “Clean […]

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WHO LOGO

no responses. October 24, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

World Polio Day: WHO Declares Global Eradication Of Wild Poliovirus Type 3


World Polio Day: WHO Declares Global Eradication Of Wild Poliovirus Type 3

Two out of three wild poliovirus strains eradicated Global eradication of wild poliovirus type 3 declared on World Polio Day In an historic announcement on World […]

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Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire

no responses. October 23, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

FG Reiterates Commitment To Inclusive Health-care Service Delivery For All Nigerians


FG Reiterates Commitment To Inclusive Health-care Service Delivery For All Nigerians

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire says the Federal Government believes in the policy of inclusive Health Care Services for all Nigerians. Dr. Ehanire made […]

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Round-table Discussion Beams Searchlight On Abuse,Violence Against Boy Child

no responses. October 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Round-table Deliberation Beams Searchlight On Abuse,Violence Against Boy Child


Round-table Deliberation Beams Searchlight On Abuse,Violence Against Boy Child

Child abuse or child maltreatment is physical, sexual, and/or psychological maltreatment or neglect of a child or children, especially by a parent or a caregiver. Child […]

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Doctors Without Borders Seeks Urgent Government Funding For Safer Mining Practices In Nigeria

no responses. October 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Doctors Without Borders Seeks Urgent Government Funding For Safer Mining Practices In Nigeria


Doctors Without Borders Seeks Urgent Government Funding For Safer Mining Practices In Nigeria

Lead Poisoning Reduced with Safer Mining Practices in Nigeria -New Report A pilot program to introduce safer mining practices in Nigerian gold mining communities has reduced […]

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Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)

no responses. October 19, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Nutrition Crisis Looms In Zamfara- Doctors Without Borders


Nutrition Crisis Looms In Zamfara- Doctors Without Borders

Criminal groups and extreme violence in the northwestern state of Zamfara, Nigeria have caused hundreds of thousands of people to flee their villages and seek shelter […]

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MONKEYPOX

no responses. October 19, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Monkeypox: NCDC Debunks Rumour Of Alleged New Outbreak


Monkeypox: NCDC Debunks Rumour Of Alleged New Outbreak

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says there is no new outbreak of monkypox in Nigeria, contrary to report making rounds. In a statement made […]

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Stakeholders In Reproductive Health Advocate Policies ,Structures To Support Rights Of Girls In Nigeria

no responses. October 18, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Stakeholders In Reproductive Health Advocate Policies ,Structures To Support Rights Of Girls In Nigeria


Stakeholders In Reproductive Health Advocate Policies ,Structures To Support Rights Of Girls In Nigeria

Stakeholders at the 2019 Society for Family Health Media Round-Table in Abuja have called for policies and structures to support rights of females in Nigeria. According […]

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CS-SUNN Advocates Increased Investment For Nutritional Plan

no responses. October 18, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

CS-SUNN Advocates Increased Investment To Eradicate Multiple Burdens Of Malnutrition


CS-SUNN Advocates Increased Investment To Eradicate Multiple Burdens Of Malnutrition

A non governmental organization, Civil Society Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria,CS-SUNN has called on government at all levels to increase investment in nutritional multi sectoral plan […]

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Scientific Director, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union), Dr Paula Fujiwara

no responses. October 18, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

The Union Declares Emergency On Tuberculosis As WHO Releases Global TB Report 2019


The Union Declares Emergency On Tuberculosis As WHO Releases Global TB Report 2019

The Scientific Director, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union), Dr Paula Fujiwara has expressed concern over World Health Organization´s (WHO) 2019 Global Tuberculosis […]

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WHO LOGO

no responses. October 15, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Uganda: Over 18 Million Children To Be Immunized Against Measles, Rubella And Polio In Mass Campaign


Uganda: Over 18 Million Children To Be Immunized Against Measles, Rubella And Polio In Mass Campaign

Uganda is set to immunize more than 18 million children against measles and rubella, which amounts to 43% of the country’s population. According to a statement […]

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Professor Sulaimon Akanmu, Pharmacist Folake Odediran

no responses. October 14, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Thrombosis: Major Contributor To Global Disease Burden, High Mortality


Thrombosis: Major Contributor To Global Disease Burden, High Mortality

As Nigeria commemorates the World Thrombosis Day which comes up on 13th of October every year, a research study shows that thirty – two countries in […]

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

no responses. October 10, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Advocates Community Based Action To Curb Mental Health Issues, Prevent Suicide


WHO Advocates Community Based Action To Curb Mental Health Issues, Prevent Suicide

As the marks this year’s World Mental Health the WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti has called for community-based action to prevent suicide and […]

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Nutrition Stakeholders Endorse 5% Allocation Of National, State Budgets To Nutrition

no responses. October 10, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Nutrition Stakeholders Endorse 5% Allocation Of National, State Budgets To Nutrition


Nutrition Stakeholders Endorse 5% Allocation Of National, State Budgets To Nutrition

Nutrition stakeholders across Nigeria have endorsed the allocation of five percent (5%) of the National and States’ total budgets to nutrition programmes and activities. This recommendation […]

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NHIS LOGO

no responses. October 10, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Cancer Support: NHIS Boss Advocates Innovative Healthcare


Cancer Support: NHIS Boss Advocates Innovative Healthcare

The Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Professor Mohammed Nasir Sambo says innovative healthcare financing will open up resources for effective support for patients […]

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PACFaH@Scale Seeks Prioritization, Adequate Budgetary Allocation For Health In Nigeria

no responses. October 10, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Appropriation Bill: [email protected] Seeks Prioritization, Adequate Budgetary Allocation For Health In Nigeria


Appropriation Bill: [email protected] Seeks Prioritization, Adequate Budgetary Allocation For Health In Nigeria

As President Muhammadu Buhari presented the 2020 proposed appropriation bill  to the National Assembly as part of the Nigeria’s effort  to finalize the annual budget for […]

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FG,CBM Launch Child Health Treatment Guideline

no responses. October 9, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

FG,CBM Launch Child Eye Health Treatment Guideline


FG,CBM Launch Child Eye Health Treatment Guideline

The Federal Government with support from the Christian Blind Mission,CBM launched the Child Eye Health Treatment Guideline aimed at providing guidance for delivery of quality child […]

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NHIS Seeks Release Of Stolen Funds As Magu Tasks Management On Transparency

no responses. October 3, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

NHIS Seeks Release Of Stolen Funds As Magu Tasks Management On Transparency


NHIS Seeks Release Of Stolen Funds As Magu Tasks Management On Transparency

The newly appointed executive secretary of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Professor Mohammed Sambo, on Thursday October 3, 2019, pleaded with the Economic and Financial Crimes […]

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