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17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health (WCTOH)

no responses. March 8, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

17th WCTOH: Tobacco Sale Restrictions, Taxation And Crop Substitution Key Interventions In Combat Tobacco Use


17th WCTOH: Tobacco Sale Restrictions, Taxation And Crop Substitution Key Interventions In Combat Tobacco Use

Research released on the opening day of the 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health WCTOH confirms the huge strides being made in tobacco control globally […]

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UNICEF NIGERIA

no responses. March 8, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Nigeria, GAVI Revise $1.035bn Vaccine Transition Plan 2018 -2025


Nigeria, GAVI Revise $1.035bn Vaccine Transition Plan 2018 -2025

The Nigeria Government  and GAVI have revised transition plan from 2018 to 2025,  under the new plan Nigeria is expected to finance over the next 8 […]

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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. March 7, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

New NHIS Governing Council Pledges To Address Challenges Facing The Organisation


New NHIS Governing Council Pledges To Address Challenges Facing The Organisation

A new governing council, the highest policy making organ, has been inaugurated for the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) by the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac […]

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Minister of state for health,Dr Osagie Enahire,minister of Health,Professor Isaac Adewole,Perm sec,health ministry,Mr Clement Uwaifo

no responses. March 7, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Federal Government Inaugurates Governing Boards Under Health Ministry


Federal Government Inaugurates Governing Boards Under Health Ministry

The Federal Government has inaugurated governing boards of Parastatals, agencies and institution under the Federal Ministry of health. At the event in Abuja, the Minister of Health, […]

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lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria

no responses. March 7, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Lassa Fever: Death Toll Now 110, With 35 New Cases


Lassa Fever: Death Toll Now 110, With 35 New Cases

Death toll from the Lassa fever outbreak ravaging the country from this year January  till now  has increased to 110 A weekly situation report by the Nigeria […]

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Minister Of Health,prof.Isaac Adewole,Chief Medical Director, National Hospital Abuja, Dr. Jeff Momoh THE HEAD,DEPARTMENT OF ONCOLOGY RADIOTHERAPY CENTRE,NHA, DR BELLO MOHAMMED ,THE MANAGER ,REGIONAL COMMUNITY HEALTH,SHELL PETROLEUM DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, THE CHIEF MEDICAL DIRECTOR, NHA AND DR AISHA UMAR,DURING INSPECTING TOUR AT THE NATIONAL HOSPITALS ABUJA,RECENTLY.

no responses. March 1, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Health Minister Inspects Second Cancer Treatment Machine


Health Minister Inspects Second Cancer Treatment Machine

The  Minister of Health , Prof. Isaac Adewole has inspected the second Radiotherapy machine for Cancer treatment at the National Hospital Abuja, today. The Elekta machine […]

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16-man Expert committee for the review of the first edition of the Nigeria Herbal Pharmacopoeia.

no responses. March 1, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Health Ministry Inaugurates Committee To Review Herbal Pharmacopoeia


Health Ministry Inaugurates Committee To Review Herbal Pharmacopoeia

 The Federal Ministry of Health has inaugurated a 16-man Expert committee for the review of the first edition of the Nigeria Herbal Pharmacopoeia.In recognition of the […]

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Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki, J&J and WBFA CEO Amy Oyekunle

no responses. March 1, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Johnson & Johnson, Liverpool School Of Tropical Medicine Identify With Nigeria’s Mamacare Program


Johnson & Johnson, Liverpool School Of Tropical Medicine Identify With Nigeria’s Mamacare Program

The wife of the Senate President  and President,  Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) , Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki, hosted a high-level representatives of Johnson & Johnson and […]

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, National Coordinator,Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu,

no responses. March 1, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Lassa Fever: Nigeria Battles Highest Outbreak So Far With 317 Cases


Lassa Fever: Nigeria Battles Highest Outbreak So Far With 317 Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 317  Lassa fever cases has been confirmed , 8 probable cases with 72 deaths (64 in Lab confirmed […]

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NMA President,prof Mike Ogirima

no responses. February 27, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

NMA Frowns At Planned Resit Examination For Foreign Trained Medical And Dental Graduates


NMA Frowns At Planned Resit Examination For Foreign Trained Medical And Dental Graduates

The Nigerian medical Association ,NMA says the association is aware of a planned resit and examinations of the last licensing Examination for foreign trained Medical and […]

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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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