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UNICEF media dialogue with journalists on child #malnutrition in northeast #Nigeria

no responses. December 5, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Information Minister Calls For Concerted Effort To Fight Malnutrition


Information Minister Calls For Concerted Effort To Fight Malnutrition

The Minister of Information,Alhaji Lai Mohammed has called for concerted efforts to fight malnutrition as well as  ensure the attainment of SDG goal 2 . The […]

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Red-Ribbon Coalition

no responses. December 1, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Red-Ribbon Coalition Kicks Off HIV/AIDS Campaign Across Eight High- risk States In Nigeria


Red-Ribbon Coalition Kicks Off HIV/AIDS Campaign Across Eight High- risk States In Nigeria

A National advocacy campaign on HIV/AIDS, targeting multiple communities across eight high- risk States in Nigeria has kicked off on the 30th of November 2018 as […]

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

no responses. December 1, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

#WorldAIDSDay: WHO, Partners To Accelerate Expansion Of HIV Testing Programmes


#WorldAIDSDay: WHO, Partners To Accelerate Expansion Of HIV Testing Programmes

The World Health Organization: WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti,says  WHO, partners and Member States in the Africa sub-region are working together to accelerate […]

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Event to commemorate this year's World AIDs Day. in Abuja,Nigeria

no responses. November 29, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

World AIDS Day: FG Unveils National Prevention Plan,To Accommodate Additional 50,000 People On HIV/AIDS Treatment


World AIDS Day: FG Unveils National Prevention Plan,To Accommodate Additional 50,000 People On HIV/AIDS Treatment

The Federal Government says it will facilitate the integration of vulnerable members of the people living with HIV into its poverty alleviation and social intervention programmes. The […]

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

no responses. November 27, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Nigeria To Release New National HIV/AIDS Indicator Survey March Next Year


Nigeria To Release New National HIV/AIDS Indicator Survey March Next Year

The Director General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Dr. Sani Aliyu  says the result of the National Survey of people living with […]

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no responses. November 26, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Yellow Fever: FG To Ensure Sustainable Immunization In Nigeria


Yellow Fever: FG To Ensure Sustainable Immunization In Nigeria

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency has promised continued support to states to ensure sustainable immunization across the country. The Leader of a delegation from […]

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Philip Aruna @MSF Head of Mission in #Abuja addressing the audience. #NomaDay

no responses. November 20, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Noma Day: FG To Train Professionals On Noma And Other Oral Health Conditions


Noma Day: FG To Train Professionals On Noma And Other Oral Health Conditions

The Minister of State for Health, Dr,Osagie Enahire says the training of Healthcare workers, National Orientation Agency Officers as well as Community Volunteers on Noma and […]

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R-L: Sadiq, Amina, Talatu, 2 sisters-in-law, a niece, and a nephew.

no responses. November 16, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

How Contact Investigation Is Helping To Curb Tuberculosis In Nigeria


How Contact Investigation Is Helping To Curb Tuberculosis In Nigeria

 The World Health Organization,  WHO reports that about 2 million people die from TB yearly and 10.4 million new cases of TB were reported in 2016, […]

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Etleva Kadilli, @UNICEF’s Supply Director during meeting in Abuja to strengthen local sanitation market

no responses. November 15, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Private Sector, Government And Development Partners Meet In Abuja To Strengthen Local Sanitation Market


Private Sector, Government And Development Partners Meet In Abuja To Strengthen Local Sanitation Market

 In an effort to support 250 million people globally to abandon open defecation and 60 million to gain access to at least basic sanitation services by […]

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Qatar Fund for Development #QFFD signed a grant agreement for 3 million USD with #WHO Afro to prevent and eliminate Neglected Tropical Diseases #NTDs in 47 African countries, on the side of #WISHQATAR2018.

no responses. November 15, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Qatar Fund For Development Announces $3 Million For Elimination Of Neglected Tropical Diseases


Qatar Fund For Development Announces $3 Million For Elimination Of Neglected Tropical Diseases

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has signed an agreement with World Health Organization (WHO)’s Regional Office for Africa worth 3 million USD, on the sidelines of […]

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Dr Moses Ongom, HSS - Dr Clement Peter, OIC - Charity Warigon, Head Communications

no responses. November 14, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Cautions Food Producers, Farmers Against Misuse Of Antibiotics


WHO Cautions Food Producers, Farmers Against Misuse Of Antibiotics

The  World Health Organisation (WHO) has cautioned food producers and farmers against the misuse of antibiotics on animals  to control or treat infectious diseases, Delivering the message of  […]

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no responses. November 14, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Maternal, Neonatal Health: Aisha Buhari Challenges Governors Wives On Sustained Commitment


Maternal, Neonatal Health: Aisha Buhari Challenges Governors Wives On Sustained Commitment

Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha  Buhari has commended governors’ wives for their sustained commitment in championing Reproductive, Maternal, Neonatal, Child Adolescent Health and Nutrition (RMNCAH+N) […]

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President Muhammadu Buhari

no responses. November 13, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Buhari Signs NCDC Bill Into Law


Buhari Signs NCDC Bill Into Law

As a demonstration of his commitment to national health security, the Nigeria President, Muhammadu Buhari, has signed the Bill for an Act to establish the Nigeria Centre […]

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GROUP PICTURE AT THE WORKSHOP ON MENTAL HEALTH DISORDER.

no responses. November 13, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Mental Health Day: 30 million Nigerians Suffer From Mental Illness -FG


Mental Health Day: 30 million Nigerians Suffer From Mental Illness -FG

The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health, Mr. Abdulaziz Mashi Abdullahi has reaffirmed the commitment of Federal Government towards reducing cases of mental disorder in Nigeria. […]

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At the High Table (from left), Director of the PHC, Jigawa State,Dr. Sambo Shehu, MSF Representative in Nigeria, Katja Lorenz, Honourable Commissioner for Health, Jigawa State,Dr.Abba Zakar, Vice-Chairman, Jahun LGA, Hon. Abubakar Umar Jahun, National Fistula Programme Coordinator, Mrs. Peter Ogunmayin

no responses. November 13, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

MSF, Jigawa State Hold Maternal Health Forum To Reduce Maternal, Neonatal Mortality


MSF, Jigawa State Hold Maternal Health Forum To Reduce Maternal, Neonatal Mortality

As part of its 10 years celebration of fruitful collaboration with the Jigawa State Ministry of Health to reduce maternal and neonatal mortality, Medecins Sans Frontieres […]

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Dr Iniabasi Nglass, WHO national consultant for malaria programme supervising SMC drug administration in Borno state. Photo-credit: WHO/C.E.Onuekwe

no responses. November 12, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

WHO, Borno State To Treat Over 850 000 Children With Seasonal Malaria Chemotherapy


WHO, Borno State To Treat Over 850 000 Children With Seasonal Malaria Chemotherapy

With more than 2 700 volunteers spread across seven local government areas of Borno state, the 4th cycle of seasonal malaria chemo-prevention (SMC) campaign is underway. […]

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Nigeria Association of Women Journalist ,NAWOJ, Plateau state chapter

no responses. November 12, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

World Pneumonia Day : NAWOJ Plateau State Donates Warm Clothing, Tasks FG, Health Institutions


World Pneumonia Day : NAWOJ Plateau State Donates Warm Clothing, Tasks FG, Health Institutions

The Nigeria Association of Women Journalist ,NAWOJ, Plateau state chapter has tasked the federal government and health organizations in to find a lasting solution in tackling […]

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: Community Health and Research Initiative (CHR

no responses. November 12, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

World Pneumonia Day: CHR Calls For More Action To Combat Pneumonia In Nigeria


World Pneumonia Day: CHR Calls For More Action To Combat Pneumonia In Nigeria

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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NCDC LOGO

no responses. November 11, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Nigeria To Mark National Antibiotics Awareness Week


Nigeria To Mark National Antibiotics Awareness Week

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and the Federal Ministry of Health, in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Federal Ministry of […]

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International AIDS Society (IAS),

no responses. November 11, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

IAS Condemns Tanzania’s Anti-gay Initiatives


IAS Condemns Tanzania’s Anti-gay Initiatives

 The IAS Governing Council Africa Regional Representatives, has expressed its grave concern regarding the reported anti-gay initiative underway in Tanzania. On 31 October 2018, the Regional […]

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