HERITAGE BANK, PRINSULT EMPOWER WOMEN ON HEALTH, WEALTH CREATION

Heritage Bank PLC and Prinsult Global Consulting Limited have joined forces to train women on how to balance the challenges posed by their health...

HEALTH, EDUCATION TO TOP GOVT FUNDING IN 2019 – MINISTER

The minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has assured Nigerians that the President Muhammadu Buhari's administration would invest more on health and education in 2019. The...

ELUMELU JOINS GLOBAL HEALTH LEADERS TO CHAMPION INCREASED VACCINE COVERAGE IN UNDER-IMMUNISED NATIONS‎

Awele Elumelu, GAVI Champion for Africa and Founder, Avon Medical Practice, joined other global health leaders at a Photo Exhibition organised by GAVI,...

FG APPROVES N6TRN NATIONAL HEALTH PLAN

The federal government has approved a five-year national health plan at the cost of N6.071 trillion. Isaac Adewole, The Minister of Health, stated this...

‘NIGERIA NEEDS N4BN TO TACKLE INFECTIOUS DISEASES’

The Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Chikwe Ihekweazu, Monday said that Nigeria needs N4 billion to tackle infectious diseases. Ihekweazu...

HEALTH MINISTER SAYS NIGERIA WILL SOON OBTAIN POLIO-FREE STATUS

The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has said Nigeria is on course to obtaining a polio-free status, having spent the last 18 months without...

ADAMAWA RECORDS 19 NEW CHOLERA CASES AS LAGOS ENVIRONMENT MAY CAUSE OUTBREAK

Adamawa Ministry of Health has confirmed 19 new cases of cholera in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government areas. Mohammed Abubakar, Information Officer of...

FCT COMMUNITY BEGS FOR PHC, SCHOOL

Dauda Tanko, the Acting traditional leader of Wumba Community in Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), FCT, has appealed to the Federal Government to establish...

CHOLERA OUTBREAK HITS KADUNA SECONDARY SCHOOL

The outbreak of cholera has reared its ugly head in some cities in the country. A student of Government Girls Secondary School, Kawo, Kaduna...

RESIDENT DOCTORS WARN FG THEY CAN’T GUARANTEE INDUSTRIAL HARMONY

The Nigeria Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has scheduled a meeting for Saturday. This is following Thursday’s expiration of the 21-day ultimatum it gave...