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no responses. February 21, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Meningitis Kills Four In Niger State


Meningitis Kills Four In Niger State

An outbreak of cerebrospinal meningitis in Magama and Katcha local Government Areas of Niger State has resulted to the death of four people. The State Commissioner […]

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Worker’s union of the National Health Insurance Scheme  staged a peaceful protest against the reinstatement of the suspended Executive Secretary of the scheme

no responses. February 8, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

NHIS Worker’s Union Stage Peaceful Protest


NHIS Worker’s Union Stage Peaceful Protest

The worker’s union of the National Health Insurance Scheme ,NHIS  today Thursday 8th of February  staged a peaceful protest against the reinstatement of the suspended Executive […]

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no responses. February 8, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

FG Launches Drug Related Health Polices And Guidelines


FG Launches Drug Related Health Polices And Guidelines

The Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Health has launched the drug related health polices and guidelines document named, the National Policy for Controlled Medicines […]

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Emergency National Council on Health meeting  to discuss the on-going Lassa fever outbreak in the country.

no responses. February 6, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Nigeria Holds Emergency Meeting To Address Lassa Fever Outbreak


Nigeria Holds Emergency Meeting To Address Lassa Fever Outbreak

The Federal Government has convened an Emergency National Council on Health meeting  to discuss the on-going Lassa fever outbreak in the country.  The Minister of Health,Professor […]

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no responses. February 5, 2018 Alu Azege

Many Children Still Buried Alive Due To Cerebral Palsy, Says Couple


Many Children Still Buried Alive Due To Cerebral Palsy, Says Couple

Mr and Mrs Aondofa Anjira have  relentlessly supported parents whose children were born with Cerebral Palsy, through their organisation, having had two children of their own […]

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team of visitors which included, the President and CEO of IntraHealth International, Pape Gaye; the President of DAI Global Health, Chris Legrand; and the Senior Vice-President of IntraHealth, Ms Rebecca Koehler were received by the Founder-President of Wellbeing Foundation Africa, Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki along with the Vice-President of WBFA, Mrs Amy Oyekunle and the Nigeria Country Director of WBFA, Dr. Luther-King Fasehun.

no responses. February 4, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

 Wellbeing Foundation Africa Embraces PPP ,To Improve Health Services Provision


 Wellbeing Foundation Africa Embraces PPP ,To Improve Health Services Provision

The Wellbeing Foundation Africa has welcomed and hosted foreign partners – IntraHealth and DAI Global Health to Nigeria to foster a mutual collaboration for improved health […]

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Prof. Isaac Adewole

no responses. February 4, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Health Ministry Seeks Partnership To Reduce Cancer Burden In Nigeria


Health Ministry Seeks Partnership To Reduce Cancer Burden In Nigeria

The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole has called on interested stakeholders in the national and international arena to partner with Federal Ministry of Health so that […]

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WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti,

no responses. February 4, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

World Cancer Day: WHO Urges World Leaders To Reduce Impact Of Cancer, Take Action


World Cancer Day: WHO Urges World Leaders To Reduce Impact Of Cancer, Take Action

The  WHO Regional Director for Africa , Dr Matshidiso Moeti,  says  World Cancer Day, held annually on 4 February, is an opportunity for the global community to unite […]

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he National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) commences yellow fever preventive mass vaccination campaign

no responses. January 23, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Yellow Fever: Nigeria To Commence Preventive Campaign In 3 States Next Week


Yellow Fever: Nigeria To Commence Preventive Campaign In 3 States Next Week

The Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency,Dr Faisal Shuaib said the agency  will commence preventive campaign for yellow fever from the 25th of January to […]

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Federal Ministry of Health inaugurates the Social and Behavioral Change Communication (SBCC) Technical Working Group (TWG) on Infant and Young Child Feeding Practices

no responses. January 22, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

FG Inaugurates Technical Working Group On Infant, Young Child Feeding Practices


FG Inaugurates Technical Working Group On Infant, Young Child Feeding Practices

The Federal Ministry of Health has inaugurated the Social and Behavioral Change Communication (SBCC) Technical Working Group (TWG) on Infant and Young Child Feeding Practices. The […]

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WHO Country Director, Dr. Wondimagegnehu Alemu and Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adowole during donation of 853 motorcycles by WHO to strengthen Surveillance system in Nigeria.

no responses. January 22, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Donates 853 Motorcycles To Strengthen Disease Surveillance In Nigeria


WHO Donates 853 Motorcycles To Strengthen Disease Surveillance In Nigeria

The World Health Organization (WHO) has donated 853 motorcycles to the Nigerian government to strengthen disease surveillance across the country. While presenting the motorcycles and other related […]

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no responses. January 17, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Sickle Cell Disease : Experts In Health Sector Call For Implementation Of National Guideline


Sickle Cell Disease : Experts In Health Sector Call For Implementation Of National Guideline

Stakeholders in the health sector have called for the implementation of the  National guidelines for the prevention, control and management of sickle cell disease in the country. […]

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Health-Minister-Prof.-Isaac-Adewole-

no responses. January 16, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Health Minister Presents Appointment Letters To New MDs, CMDs


Health Minister Presents Appointment Letters To New MDs, CMDs

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has advised the newly appointed Chief Medical Directors (CMDs) and Medical Directors (MDs) to strive to create a harmonious […]

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no responses. January 16, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

As Lassa Fever Kills 3 Medical Experts, NCDC Cautions Health Care Workers


As Lassa Fever Kills 3 Medical Experts, NCDC Cautions Health Care Workers

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has advised  health care workers  to practice universal care precautions following the outbreak of Lassa Fever in the country. In […]

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Health-Minister-Prof.-Isaac-Adewole-

no responses. January 13, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Outbreak Of Listeriosis In SA: Health Minister Issues Alert, Calls For Increased Vigilance


Outbreak Of Listeriosis In SA: Health Minister Issues Alert, Calls For Increased Vigilance

As the World Health Organisation  said South Africa’s Listeria outbreak, with nearly 750 confirmed cases, is believed to be the largest-ever outbreak of the bacterial disease […]

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MINISTER OF HEALTH,PROF. ISAAC ADEWOLE AND OTHER STAKEHOLDERS DURING A MEETING ABOUT THE WELFARE OF THE RETURNEES FROM LIBYA.

no responses. January 10, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Libya Returnees: Health Minister Warns Against Stimatization


Libya Returnees: Health Minister Warns Against Stimatization

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has warned the general public against stigmatizing the returnees who are arriving Nigeria from Libya to reunite with their […]

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Prof. Isaac Adewole

no responses. January 10, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Buhari Appoints CMDs , MDs Of Tertiary Health Institutions


Buhari Appoints CMDs , MDs Of Tertiary Health Institutions

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of  two Chief Medical Directors (CMDs) and two Medical Directors (MDs) of the Federal University Teaching Hospital and Federal […]

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Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole speaking with one of the Nigerian returnees from Libya, Mr. Uche Benedict (in a wheel chair) during the Minister’s visit to Port Harcourt camp for the returnees

no responses. January 9, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Libyan Returnees: Health Minister Orders Compulsory Medical Screening


Libyan Returnees: Health Minister Orders Compulsory Medical Screening

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has ordered  the compulsory screening of the 487 Nigerian returnees who are the second batch from Libya at transit camp […]

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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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