Health

Oyo Govt. Enrols 45,000 Poor, Vulnerable Children

Friday, September 30, 2022
The Oyo State government has enrolled 45,000 poor and vulnerable people under the basic health care provision fund (BHCPF) in the State. This, the State Government said, was part of the Governor Seyi Makinde led-administration 39;s efforts to provide free medical services for its people. Spea ...

Cholera Outbreak Kills Twenty ‘Repentant’ Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno

Thursday, September 22, 2022
An outbreak of cholera has reportedly taken the lives of no fewer than twenty repentant Boko Haram fighters. It was learnt the the victims were killed in the Hajj camp where about 12,000 repentant terrorists are kept in Maiduguri, Borno State capital. Daily Trust gathered that some others who ...

Hundreds Of Women And Girls Sign Up To Benefit From ‘girls With Period’ Pad Stas

Tuesday, September 13, 2022
39;Girls with Period 39; a Not for Profit organization lsquo;launched its Pad Stash project in Makoko on the 30th of August 2022. The Pad Stash Project is an initiative to provide sanitary supplies on a monthly basis to people living in rural communities who cannot afford these basic amenitie ...

Why Ekweremadu's Daughter, Sonia Is Asking The Public For Kidney Donation To Liv

Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Sonia, the daughter of former Nigerian Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has appealed to prospective individual for kidney donation to save her life. Sonia made this appeal through her Instagram page on Monday. She wrote: ldquo;I, Sonia Ekweremadu, hereby appeal to the general public t ...

Monkey Pox Ravages As NCDC Confirms 21 Cases  In 7 Days

Sunday, September 11, 2022
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed no fewer than 21 more cases of monkey pox virus in the country within the last seven days. This was contained in NCDC 39;s official website updated on Sunday. The centre reiterated that the disease could be spread by close contact an ...

Infertility: Poor Experience Of Women In Marriage Whereas Men Take Pride

Sunday, September 11, 2022
bull;The Traumatic Experience of Barren Women Years After Marriage Each couple rsquo;s ripeness issue is exceptional The fault doesn rsquo;t only come from the woman but the man too Men account for 30% of all fruitlessness issues, while women account for 30% For ...

Four Newborn Babies Die In Delta State Hospital

Sunday, September 4, 2022
Trouble is currently looming at the Central General Hospital, Sapele in Delta State, following the death of four newborn babies minutes after delivery. It was learnt that angry patient and visitors protested at the premises of the hospital during the weekend, demanding that government intervenes ...

Lassa Fever: NCDC Confirms 894 Cases, Records 168 Deaths

Sunday, August 28, 2022
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed 894 cases of Lassa fever infections since the beginning of 2022, with168 deaths being recorded. This was contained in the latest situation report released for week 33 by the NCDC. The report also showed that there are 6392 suspected cases of ...

Ebonyi emerges over all Best performing state for routine immunization

Saturday, August 27, 2022
Ebonyi state has emerged the overall best performing State for Routine immunization in Nigeria. The award was conferred on the State at the Immunization Performance award ceremony , as part of African Vaccination week held at Sheraton hotel, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari, represented by th ...

Anambra State Issues Threat To General Hospitals Performing Below Standard

Saturday, August 20, 2022
Anambra State Government through the Ministry of Health has threatened to severely sanction state-owned general hospitals performing below standard. Mrs Obiageli Uchegbu, the leader of the ministry rsquo;s task force, issued the threat during the ongoing inspection of general hospitals in the sta ...
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