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Emeritus Director Professor (Dr) Kishore Chandra Mohanty

no responses. June 2, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Emeritus Professor ,Chest Specialist Mohanty Bids Farewell To The World


Emeritus Professor ,Chest Specialist Mohanty Bids Farewell To The World

Emeritus Director Professor (Dr) Kishore Chandra Mohanty is no more. He died yesterday (1st June 2017) at Mumbai’s Lilavati Hospital after a brief illness. Prof Mohanty’s […]

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Tolls Gates

no responses. June 2, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Senate Proposes Return Of Toll Gates On Federal Highways


Senate Proposes Return Of Toll Gates On Federal Highways

The Senate is proposing the return of tolls on federal roads and the setting aside of 0.5 per cent of transport fares paid by mass transit […]

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minister of Health,Professor Isaac Adewole,WHO country Representative,Dr Wondi Alemu in Abuja,at a news briefing to mark the 2017 World No Tobacco Day

no responses. June 1, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

FG Takes Strict Measures Against Tobacco Consumption


FG Takes Strict Measures Against Tobacco Consumption

The Federal Government is to enforce the National Tobacco Control Act 2015,to curb tobacco consumption in Nigeria. The National Tobacco Control Act 2015 which was signed […]

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Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole inspecting the thermal screening camera at International Airport Abuja.

no responses. June 1, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

HAJJ 2017: FG Adopts Measures To Protect Nigerian Pilgrims Against Ebola


HAJJ 2017: FG Adopts Measures To Protect Nigerian Pilgrims Against Ebola

The Federal Government  has approved the deployment of surveillance officers as part of the medical mission to the 2017 Hajj Pilgrimage to detect and control any […]

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no responses. June 1, 2017 Victoria Gaji

Ortom Empowers 20,000 Benue Youths, Women


Ortom Empowers 20,000 Benue Youths, Women

Benue State Governor, Dr. Samuel Ortom has announced the release of N100,000,000 to enable 20,000 youths and women of the state who have completed training in […]

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no responses. June 1, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World No Tobacco Day: WHO Calls For Sustainable Tobacco-free World


World No Tobacco Day: WHO Calls For Sustainable Tobacco-free World

Today is  World No Tobacco Day,the  World Health Organization has called  on Member States to include tobacco control in their national policies, plans and SDG implementation […]

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2-day Routine Immunization Youth Champions retreat organized by Community Health and Research Initiative (CHR

no responses. May 30, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Nigerian Youths Call For Realistic Sustainable Immunization Financing Plan


Nigerian Youths Call For Realistic Sustainable Immunization Financing Plan

Nigerian Youths have called on the Federal Government to develop a sustainable domestic plan for Vaccine Financing as Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance begins its five year […]

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Wellbeing Foundation Africa Adolescent Personal Social And Health Education Program Expands To Abuja Schools

no responses. May 30, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Wellbeing Foundation Takes Adolescent Personal Health Education To Schools


Wellbeing Foundation Takes Adolescent Personal Health Education To Schools

As global development stakeholders commemorated World Menstruation Hygiene Day, the Wellbeing Foundation Africa, led by Wife of Nigeria’s Senate President, Toyin Saraki,   has expanded its […]

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NHIS Reforms In Line With Workers’ Aspirations-NLC

no responses. May 26, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

NHIS Executive Secretary, Yusuf Speaks On Scheme’s Achievements [Audio]


NHIS Executive Secretary, Yusuf Speaks On Scheme’s Achievements [Audio]

Health they say is wealth, perhaps this prompted the Federal government to set up the National Insurance scheme NHIS to provide easy ,affordable and efficient healthcare […]

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no responses. May 26, 2017 Fadila Yunusa

RAMADAN: Why Some People Are Exempted From Fasting During the Holy Month


RAMADAN: Why Some People Are Exempted From Fasting During the Holy Month

The Muslim holy month of Ramadan will begin either on the eve of Saturday May 27 or on Sunday May 28, depending on moon sighting on Friday. Lebanon, […]

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Governor-Abiola-Ajimobi

no responses. May 26, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Oyo State Implements Health Insurance Scheme


Oyo State Implements Health Insurance Scheme

The  Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi   has flagged off the state health insurance scheme, saying it would improve health care service delivery to the people. Speaking […]

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The Executive Director,CARITAS Nigeria,Mr Francis Alimigbe

no responses. May 26, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Participants At A Sensitization Seminar Solicits Antenatal Care For Pregnant Inmates


Participants At A Sensitization Seminar Solicits Antenatal Care For Pregnant Inmates

Participants at a one day sensitization seminar on church prison collaboration,reformation and rehabilitation as well as re-integration into the society have called for ante natal care […]

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LUTH Workers Protest Against Poor Working Condition

no responses. May 25, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

LUTH Workers Protest Against Poor Working Condition


LUTH Workers Protest Against Poor Working Condition

Workers of the  Lagos University Teaching Hospital,LUTH, Idi-Araba, yesterday, staged a one-day peaceful protest demanding for improved condition of service and tools. The workers are asking […]

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no responses. May 24, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World Health Assembly Elects New WHO Director-General


World Health Assembly Elects New WHO Director-General

The Members States of the World Health Organization (WHO) elected Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as the new Director-General of WHO. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was nominated […]

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the first coordination meeting of Member States of the African Continent in preparatory for the 70th World Health Assembly(WHA)

no responses. May 24, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Polio-Free Certification: Health Minister Woos International Community


Polio-Free Certification: Health Minister Woos International Community

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has informed global leaders of Nigeria’s response to the outbreak of the 4 cases of Wild Polio Virus (WPV) […]

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UNICEF LOGO

no responses. May 23, 2017 Victoria Gaji

$144m Needed To Close Gap In Child Malnutrition In Nigeria — UNICEF


$144m Needed To Close Gap In Child Malnutrition In Nigeria — UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, has disclosed that no less than $144 million was required to treat two million children suffering from acute malnutrition in […]

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Minister of Health,Prof. Isaac Adewole,during the Meeting of Commonwealth Health Minister on the Sidelines of the World Health Assembly in Geneva,Switzerland.

no responses. May 22, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World Health Assembly: Nigeria’s Cervical Cancer Programme Takes Center Stage


World Health Assembly: Nigeria’s Cervical Cancer Programme Takes Center Stage

Nigeria’s  Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has challenged global leaders in health to invest in cervical cancer control. Adewole, speaking on Sunday during the Commonwealth […]

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no responses. May 21, 2017 Victoria Gaji

HEALTH FRIENDLY: Facts About Peptic Ulcer


HEALTH FRIENDLY: Facts About Peptic Ulcer

Peptic Ulcers are usually associated with painful sores that develop in the lining of the stomach, but the good news is that sufferers don’t have to […]

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the first coordination meeting of Member States of the African Continent in preparatory for the 70th World Health Assembly(WHA)

no responses. May 21, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

African Health Ministers Strategize For 70th WHA Meeting


African Health Ministers Strategize For 70th WHA Meeting

The Health Ministers of The African Union has urged member States to ride on the successes recorded in curtailing wild polio virus spread in the continent […]

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no responses. May 21, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Home Remedies For Keloids


Home Remedies For Keloids

Keloid   is a medical condition where there is an overgrowth of scar tissue that develops around a wound, usually after the wound has healed. Keloids […]

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