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IMG: 5926: DR. KAYODE AFOLABI, DR. ADEBIYI ADEBIMPE,DIRECTOR, FAMILY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (FMOH, AND PHARM. EFFIONG EFFIONG ,DURING THE DISSEMINATION OF REPORT ON FAMILY PLANNING IN ABUJA.

no responses. December 11, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

FG, Partners Step Up Strategy To Scale Up Access To Family Planning


FG, Partners Step Up Strategy To Scale Up Access To Family Planning

The Federal Ministry of Health in collaboration with partners have begun implementing the approved Task-sharing and Task-shifting Policy for essential healthcare services which authorize lower cadres […]

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Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, being presented with a plaque during the minister‘s courtesy visit to the Executive Governor of Nasarawa State, Alhaji. Tanko Al- Makura, in Government House, Lafia.

no responses. December 10, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Health Care Delivery: FG Calls For Synergy Between All Levels Of Government


Health Care Delivery: FG Calls For Synergy Between All Levels Of Government

The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole says 80% of health problems in Nigeria can be solved at the Primary health care level of the health […]

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Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole inspecting the (DFF) , Funded primary health care centre,Alizaga, Nasarawa,Eggon, flanked by the head of the PHC, Mrs. Jumai Ankah, during the Minister’s visit to the facility.

no responses. December 10, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Health Minister Advocates Decentralised Facility Financing For Primary Healthcare Centres


Health Minister Advocates Decentralised Facility Financing For Primary Healthcare Centres

The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole says “Decentralised Facility Financing” (DFF) is the best financing model for Primary Health Centres (PHCs) if Nigeria must achieve […]

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Permanent Secretary Ministry of Health, Mr Clement Uwaifo , Minister of Health, Professor Issac Adewole,and Chairman Senate Committee on Health, Senator Olarenwaju Tejuosho

no responses. December 5, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Health Ministry Flags Off N28bn Special Health Intervention Projects


Health Ministry Flags Off N28bn Special Health Intervention Projects

The Federal Government has flagged- off N28 billion  special health intervention  projects to strengthen the health system in the country. The Minister of Health, Professor Issac Adewole […]

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WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti,

no responses. December 1, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World AIDS Day: WHO Recommends Countries Initiate New Approaches


World AIDS Day: WHO Recommends Countries Initiate New Approaches

As the world commemorates World AIDS Day, WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti,recommends that countries initiate new approaches such as self-testing to reach more people, […]

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Governor Yahaya Bello during a stakeholders' meeting with farmers, Fulani Herdsmen and traditional rulers at government house Lokoja

no responses. November 30, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Kogi State Governor Warns Fulani Herdsmen Against Destruction Of Farmlands


Kogi State Governor Warns Fulani Herdsmen Against Destruction Of Farmlands

The Kogi state governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello has cautioned Fulani herdsmen against destruction of farmlands across the state. Governor Bello gave the warning at the government […]

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no responses. November 28, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Africa Loses $25bn Yearly To Malnutrition- AFDB


Africa Loses $25bn Yearly To Malnutrition- AFDB

The President of the African Development Bank,Dr Akinwumi  Adesina says Africa loses US$25 billion a year to malnutrition. He stated this at a high – meeting […]

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Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai,

no responses. November 25, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Army To Set Up New Base In Kano Deadly Forest


Army To Set Up New Base In Kano Deadly Forest

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, says a Forward Operation Base (FOB) will be set up in the once dreaded Falgore forest in Doguwa […]

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Health-Minister-Prof.-Isaac-Adewole-

no responses. November 25, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Minister Of Health Expresses Shock Over Death Of MHWUN Members


Minister Of Health Expresses Shock Over Death Of MHWUN Members

The  Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole has commiserated with the Executive and members of Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN), on the death […]

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Gov Yayaha Bello in handshake with one of the medical students

no responses. November 22, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Accreditation Of Medical Courses: Kogi State To Sponsor Medical Students


Accreditation Of Medical Courses: Kogi State To Sponsor Medical Students

The Kogi state government has offered to sponsor medical students of the state university Anyinga to complete their programmes in other institutions. The students who had […]

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The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole,at  the dissemination meeting on Amethyst HIV 1 and 2 Self-test kits, and 10 anti-body based HIV rapid Test Kits 2016 evaluation reports in Abuja

no responses. November 15, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Health Ministry Adopts 8 HIV/AIDS Self Test Kits


Health Ministry Adopts 8 HIV/AIDS Self Test Kits

 The Federal Ministry of Health has adopted eight new test kits to fast track the fight against HIV/AIDS in the country. The Minister of Health, Prof. […]

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Chika Offor,Vaccine Network

no responses. November 13, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

CSO’s Call For Pneumonia Vaccines Financing , Routine Immunization Programs


CSO’s Call For Pneumonia Vaccines Financing , Routine Immunization Programs

To mark the 3rd and final key date in the 33-Days to Power Up Immunization campaign, civil society across Africa are raising their voices to enhance […]

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60th National Council on Health(NCH) meeting holding at Abeokuta

no responses. November 10, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

60th NCH: Stakeholders Call For Scaling Up Of Maternal, Newborn, And Child Health


60th NCH: Stakeholders Call For Scaling Up Of Maternal, Newborn, And Child Health

The Federal Government says it  has put together a 4 year recovery plan with the broad objectives of restoring growth, investment  and building a globally competitive […]

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The Deputy Director,UBEC Mayowa Aleshi

no responses. November 7, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Over 60% Of Under 5 Nigerian Children Risk Developmental Potential -UNICEF


Over 60% Of Under 5 Nigerian Children Risk Developmental Potential -UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund ,UNICEF Education Specialist,Swadchet Sankey,says over 60% of children under five in Nigeria are at risk of not reaching their development potential. […]

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Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire

no responses. November 7, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

FG Flags Off 2017/2018 National Measles Vaccination Campaign Today


FG Flags Off 2017/2018 National Measles Vaccination Campaign Today

The Federal Government will Tuesday flag off the 2017/2018 National measles campaign. The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire will flag off the campaign […]

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Prof. Isaac Adewole

no responses. November 7, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

FG Urges State Governments To Invest In Procurement Of Anti-snake Venom


FG Urges State Governments To Invest In Procurement Of Anti-snake Venom

The  Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has called on governors with the snake bite prevalent states to invest in procurement of anti-snake venom for their people. […]

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The Permanent Seccretary, FMOH, Mr, Clement Uwaifo, flanked by the Commissioner Ministry of Health,Ogun State, Dr. Babatunde Ipaye (R) and Director Hospital services, FMOH, Dr. Wapada Balami ( left)

no responses. November 7, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Health Ministry Woos States On Implementation Of NCH Resolutions,Health Indices


Health Ministry Woos States On Implementation Of NCH Resolutions,Health Indices

The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Health, Mr. Clement Uwaifo has decried the poor attitude towards implementation of NCH resolutions by some State Health institutions. The Permanent […]

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 Royal DSM, a global science company active in health and nutrition, UN children’s agency UNICEF, and Swiss-based humanitarian nutrition think tank Sight and Life  announced a new partnership

no responses. October 31, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

DSM, UNICEF, Sight and Life Collaborate To Deliver Better Nutrition In Nigeria


DSM, UNICEF, Sight and Life Collaborate To Deliver Better Nutrition In Nigeria

 Royal DSM, a global science company active in health and nutrition, UN children’s agency UNICEF, and Swiss-based humanitarian nutrition think tank Sight and Life  announced a […]

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Permanent Secretary of Niger State Ministry of Health, Dr Ahmed MakusidiDirector General of the state Primary Health Care ‎Agency, Yahaya Nauzo,,National Coordinator of the White Ribbon Alliance,Mr. Tonte Ibraye 

no responses. October 31, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Niger State Women Advocate Functional Primary Healthcare Centres


Niger State Women Advocate Functional Primary Healthcare Centres

 Women in Niger State have called for immediate steps to strengthen maternal newborn and child health in the state. They made the call at a town […]

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WHO LOGO

no responses. October 30, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

WHO, ITU To Use Digital Technology To Strengthen Public Health Services In Africa


WHO, ITU To Use Digital Technology To Strengthen Public Health Services In Africa

With Africa currently undergoing a digital revolution, the World Health Organization,WHO Regional Office for Africa and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has signed a Cooperation Agreement […]

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