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FG Launches SuNMAP2 To Reduce Malaria Burden

no responses. February 12, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

FG Launches SuNMAP2 To Reduce Malaria Burden


FG Launches SuNMAP2 To Reduce Malaria Burden

The Federal Government has launched the Support to National Malaria Programme – Phase II (SuNMaP2) to reduce malaria burden in the country. At the start up […]

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WHO LOGO

no responses. February 11, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Supports Five Countries To Fight Lassa Fever Outbreaks


WHO Supports Five Countries To Fight Lassa Fever Outbreaks

‘A total of 12 Lassa Fever cases have been confirmed to date in Benin, Guinea, Liberia and Togo, including two deaths, with more suspected cases being […]

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MD FEDERAL MEDICAL CENTRE YENAGOA, REAPPOINTED

no responses. February 9, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

FG Renews Appointment Of CMD Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa


FG Renews Appointment Of CMD Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa

The Federal Government has renewed the appointment of Dr. Dennis Oju Allagoa as the Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, for a second and […]

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no responses. February 6, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Zero Tolerance Day: UNICEF, Partners Charge World Leaders On New Policies And Legislation


Zero Tolerance Day: UNICEF, Partners Charge World Leaders On New Policies And Legislation

As the world celebrates, International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation,FGM , United Nations Children’s Fund,UNICEF and partners have called for a new policies […]

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World Health Organization , WHO Officer In Charge, Dr. Clement Peters,

no responses. February 4, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Charges World Leaders On Current Inadequate Access To Cancer Diagnostics, Therapies


WHO Charges World Leaders On Current Inadequate Access To Cancer Diagnostics, Therapies

To mark the world Cancer Day ,World Health Organization , WHO Officer In Charge, Dr. Clement Peters, has stressed the need for health ministries, Stakeholders to […]

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Lassa fever sensitization campaign in a school in Taraba state, Northeast Nigeria.

no responses. February 2, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Increases Response In Affected States As Lassa Fever Hits Harder


WHO Increases Response In Affected States As Lassa Fever Hits Harder

The World Health Organization (WHO) is scaling up response to the Lassa fever outbreaks in states across Nigeria to strengthen rapid containment of the disease. WHO […]

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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

no responses. January 30, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

FG, Gates Foundation Sign $75m Immunisation Financing Agreement


FG, Gates Foundation Sign $75m Immunisation Financing Agreement

The Federal Government of Nigeria, represented jointly by the Ministers of Budget and National Planning, Finance, and Health, announced a new innovative financing agreement with the […]

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Nigeria Launches WHO Revised 3rd Generation Country Cooperation Strategy (CCSIII)

no responses. January 29, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Nigeria Launches WHO’s Revised 3rd Generation Country Cooperation Strategy (CCSIII)


Nigeria Launches WHO’s Revised 3rd Generation Country Cooperation Strategy (CCSIII)

President Muhammad Buhari has launched the World Health Organization (WHO) revised third generation Nigeria Country Cooperation Strategy (CCSIII). The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator […]

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Health Stakeholders Seek 100% Release Of Basic Healthcare Fund

no responses. January 28, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Health Stakeholders Seek Full Release,Timely Disbursement Of Basic Healthcare Fund


Health Stakeholders Seek Full Release,Timely Disbursement Of Basic Healthcare Fund

Stakeholders in the health sector have called for the full release of 100% Basic Healthcare Provision Fund and timely disbursement to the 36 states and the […]

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Cross section of participants at a Staff Development and training workshop, with the theme Public Sector Fraud and Risk Management

no responses. January 26, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Health Experts Caution Against Oral Health Danger At Workplace


Health Experts Caution Against Oral Health Danger At Workplace

The Director, Regional Centre for Oral Health Research and Training Initiatives, Dr Sani Balarabe has cautioned against the danger associated with oral health at work place. […]

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NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT AND GLOBAL FUND SIGNS TB GRANT AGREEMENT.

no responses. January 24, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

FG, Global Fund Sign TB Grant Agreement


FG, Global Fund Sign TB Grant Agreement

The Federal Government of Nigeria and Global Fund (GF) has signed an agreement for funding support worth $71,216,215 towards fighting HIV/AIDS ,Tuberculosis and Malaria to increase […]

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WHO LOGO

no responses. January 24, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Experts Caution Against Stagnation Of Immunization Coverage In Africa


Experts Caution Against Stagnation Of Immunization Coverage In Africa

Global immunization experts attending the biannual Regional Immunization Technical Advisory Group (RITAG) meeting urged African countries to strengthen their routine immunization. Over the past five years, […]

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How Wonder Truck Saved Me

no responses. January 22, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

How Wonder Truck Saved Me


How Wonder Truck Saved Me

Had it not been for the wonder truck, she would have died “Had it not been for the wonder truck, she would have died,” says Endurance […]

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no responses. January 15, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

New Study Reveals Safer Mining Practices Reduce Hazardous Exposures In Nigeria


New Study Reveals Safer Mining Practices Reduce Hazardous Exposures In Nigeria

A pilot program to reduce lead poisoning in Nigerian gold mining communities has brought extraordinary improvements to an area where hundreds of children had died from […]

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induction ceremony for 499 foreign-trained medical Doctors & 7 Dental Surgeons who were successful during the October/November 2018 assessment examination of the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria.

no responses. January 14, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

MDCN Inducts 506 Foreign Trained Doctors


MDCN Inducts 506 Foreign Trained Doctors

. The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, MDCN has inducted five hundred and Six foreign trained medical and Dental graduates as part of efforts to […]

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WaterAid ,CODE Launch Campaign To Curb Menace Of Vote Buying

no responses. January 14, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WaterAid ,CODE Launch Campaign To Curb Menace Of Vote Buying


WaterAid ,CODE Launch Campaign To Curb Menace Of Vote Buying

WaterAid Nigeria in partnership with Connected Development has launched a National campaign, VOTE4WASH as part of measures to curb the menace of vote buying and mobilise […]

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FG Launches NSHDP II, Commences Implementation Of Basic Healthcare Provision Fund Programme

no responses. January 14, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

FG Launches NSHDP II, Commences Implementation Of Basic Healthcare Provision Fund Programme


FG Launches NSHDP II, Commences Implementation Of Basic Healthcare Provision Fund Programme

The Federal Government has launched the National Strategic Health Development Plan II (NSHDP) 2018 -2022 and rolled out the implementation of Basic Healthcare Provision Fund (BHCPF). […]

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: Community Health and Research Initiative (CHR

no responses. January 6, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

CHR Commends WHO For Updating Guidance On Prevention,Treatment Of Postpartum Haemorrhage


CHR Commends WHO For Updating Guidance On Prevention,Treatment Of Postpartum Haemorrhage

The Community Health and Research Initiative (CHR) has commended World Health Organization (WHO) for updating the guidance to prevent Postpartum Hemorrhage, PPH (excessive bleeding after child […]

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NCDC LOGO

no responses. January 6, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

International, Local Scientists Collaborate On New, Genomics Tool To Guide Public Health Response During Outbreak


International, Local Scientists Collaborate On New, Genomics Tool To Guide Public Health Response During Outbreak

For the first time during an ongoing Lassa fever outbreak, scientists have used rapid, portable genomic sequencing technology to identify viruses without prior knowledge of the […]

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United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF  LOGO

no responses. January 1, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UNICEF Solicits Quality Healthcare For Mothers, Newborn As Over 25,000 Babies Will Be Born Today In Nigeria


UNICEF Solicits Quality Healthcare For Mothers, Newborn As Over 25,000 Babies Will Be Born Today In Nigeria

The United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF has called for immediate investment to deliver affordable, quality health care solutions for every mother and newborn. In a report […]

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