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ARCC Accepts Nigeria’s Wild Polio Virus Free Documentation

no responses. June 18, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

ARCC Accepts Nigeria’s Wild Polio Virus Free Documentation


ARCC Accepts Nigeria’s Wild Polio Virus Free Documentation

The proposed certification of Nigeria as a polio free country in August this year is gradually becoming a reality. The indication was given by the Chairman […]

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no responses. December 10, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

NCDC Partners NPHCDA To Reduce Cases Of Yellow Fever


NCDC Partners NPHCDA To Reduce Cases Of Yellow Fever

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has called on Nigerians to avail themselves the opportunity to receive yellow fever Vaccine to prevent the spread of […]

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visit by a team from the Africa Regional Certification Commission for the Eradication of Poliomyelitis (ARCC) of the World Health Organization (WHO)

no responses. December 10, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Eradication Of Polio: FG Restates Commitments


Eradication Of Polio: FG Restates Commitments

The Minister of State, Health, Dr. Olorunnimbe Mamora has restated the commitment of the Federal Government towards ensuring the total eradication of wild poliovirus (WPV) in […]

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UNICEF NIGERIA

no responses. December 9, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Polio Eradication: Africa Regional Certification Commission Begins Verification Visit Today


Polio Eradication: Africa Regional Certification Commission Begins Verification Visit Today

The Africa Regional Certification Commission (ARCC) for poliomyelitis eradication kicks off, a two-week visit to Nigeria today, 9th December 2019, to conduct critical analysis and verify […]

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WHO supports Government to protect over 150,000 population at risk of Yellow fever in Katsina state.

no responses. September 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

NCDC, NPHCDA Take Steps To End Yellow Fever Outbreak In Bauchi State


NCDC, NPHCDA Take Steps To End Yellow Fever Outbreak In Bauchi State

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) have continued to support the response to an outbreak of […]

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Malnutrition: NPHCDA To Engage Private Sector In Production Of RUTF

no responses. August 24, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Malnutrition: NPHCDA To Engage Private Sector In Production Of RUTF


Malnutrition: NPHCDA To Engage Private Sector In Production Of RUTF

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) is to engage the Nigeria’s private sector in Local production of Ready to Use Therapeutic Food (RUTF). The […]

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EU LOGO

no responses. August 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Immunisation: Nigeria To Host National EU-SIGN End-Of-Project Seminar


Immunisation: Nigeria To Host National EU-SIGN End-Of-Project Seminar

The Technical Assistance to the European Union Support to Immunisation Governance in Nigeria ,EU-SIGN Project has ended. The NPHCDA is hosting a national end-of-project seminar on […]

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DR. CHIKWE IHEKWEAZU, CEO NIGERIA CENTRE FOR DISEASE CONTROL (NCDC)

no responses. August 11, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

NCDC Confirms Yellow Fever Outbreak In Ebonyi State, Encourages Child Vaccination


NCDC Confirms Yellow Fever Outbreak In Ebonyi State, Encourages Child Vaccination

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says the agency is aware of a suspected outbreak of Yellow fever in Ebonyi State and has had a […]

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The ED NPHCDA , Dr. Faisal Shuaib received a prestigious award by Rotary Int’l for his leadership, commitment to service & immense contribution towards polio eradication and successful response to Ebola outbreak

no responses. July 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Polio: WHO To Commence Nigeria’s Polio Free Verification Process


Polio: WHO To Commence Nigeria’s Polio Free Verification Process

The World Health Organisation will commence the processes of certifying Nigeria polio free in the later this year. The Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development […]

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no responses. May 28, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WRAN Commends FG For First Tranche Disbursement Of BHCPF Fund


WRAN Commends FG For First Tranche Disbursement Of BHCPF Fund

White Ribbon Alliance Nigeria, Commends the Federal Government for the disbursement of N12.7b (25%) first tranche of Basic Health Care Provision BHCPF Fund. The White Ribbon […]

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Dr. Faisal Shuaib the Executive Secretary of National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA).

no responses. November 7, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Immunization Is Free And Safe In Nigeria — NPHCDA


Immunization Is Free And Safe In Nigeria — NPHCDA

The Executive Director and Chief Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaib says Immunization against all vaccine preventable diseases […]

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3-day engagement is to identify challenges, current interventions & priorities for Immunization & PHC strengthening for 2 years;

no responses. September 24, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Health Experts Meet To Address Challenges Of Immumnization Coverage In Nigeria


Health Experts Meet To Address Challenges Of Immumnization Coverage In Nigeria

Lack of knowledge, awareness and negative perception about vaccines, Poor health worker attitude and Weak capacity at the state level in demand creation for immunization were […]

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Epidemiologists Identify Gap In  Scientific Evidence To Detect New Emerging Diseases

no responses. September 7, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Epidemiologists Identify Scientific Gaps To Detect New Emerging Diseases


Epidemiologists Identify Scientific Gaps To Detect New Emerging Diseases

Epidemiologists and stakeholder at the 3rd annual Nigeria Center for Disease Control ,NCDC and Nigeria Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (NFELTP) scientific conference have agreed that a gap […]

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Prof. Isaac Adewole

no responses. November 7, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

FG Urges State Governments To Invest In Procurement Of Anti-snake Venom


FG Urges State Governments To Invest In Procurement Of Anti-snake Venom

The  Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has called on governors with the snake bite prevalent states to invest in procurement of anti-snake venom for their people. […]

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no responses. July 10, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

“Accept Polio Vaccine, Routine Immunisation Programmes” – Sultan Of Sokoto


“Accept Polio Vaccine, Routine Immunisation Programmes” – Sultan Of Sokoto

The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, says he is committed to working with health agencies across the country to eradicate polio and other childhood […]

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Nigeria Steps Down Meningitis Emergency Operations As Outbreak Declines

no responses. June 24, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Nigeria Steps Down Meningitis Emergency Operations As Outbreak Declines


Nigeria Steps Down Meningitis Emergency Operations As Outbreak Declines

With the decline in Meningitis cases, the 2016/2017 Meningitis outbreak is over and the Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) responding to the epidemic has been stepped down,says […]

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The Permanent Secretary(FMOH),Mrs. Binta Adamu- Bello,Minister of Health,Prof. Isaac Adewole and the Governor of Kaduna State ,during the Emergency Meeting of the Northern Traditional Rulers Committee on PHC delivery in kaduna state.

no responses. April 15, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Northern Governors, Traditional Rulers Solicit Efficient Resource Mobilisation For Health Agenda


Northern Governors, Traditional Rulers Solicit Efficient Resource Mobilisation For Health Agenda

Traditional Rulers and Governors from Northern Nigeria have resolve to seek the support of President Muhammadu Buhari as they pledged to support the health agenda of […]

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Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, Zamfara State Governor, Alh. Abdulaziz Yari and the Secretary to Zamfara State Government /Chairman State Meningitis Control Committee, Prof. Abdullahi Shinkafi, during the Minister’s visit to Gusau, Zamfara State.

no responses. April 12, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Health Minister-Governor Yari: Clampdown On Those Selling Vaccines


Health Minister-Governor Yari: Clampdown On Those Selling Vaccines

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has called on the Governor of Zamfara state, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari  to deal decisively with people selling vaccines and life […]

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no responses. April 7, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

WAVA Calls For Increased Uptake Of Meningitis C vaccine & Funding For Vaccines


WAVA Calls For Increased Uptake Of Meningitis C vaccine & Funding For Vaccines

The Women Advocates for Vaccine Access (WAVA) have commended the quick response and synergy among the various arms of government in dealing with the outbreak of […]

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

no responses. April 4, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Cerebrospinal Meningitis Outbreak: FG Constitutes Emergency Operations Center


Cerebrospinal Meningitis Outbreak: FG Constitutes Emergency Operations Center

The Federal Government, through its agencies; the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, National Primary Healthcare Development Agency and partners activated an Emergency Operations Centre  to  the […]

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