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Federal Government Agencies Support Response To In

Friday, November 8, 2019
08 November, 2019, Abuja: Between the 1st of August to 5th of November 2019, Nigeria has experienced an upsurge in cases of yellow fever with 511 suspected cases in three states - 309 from Katsina, 162 from Bauchi, and 40 from Benue. Of the samples tested from these cases, 83 were confirmed p ...

Eye Health Committee steps up efforts to curtail childhood blindness in Osun

Friday, November 8, 2019
Worried by the spate of tendencies of turning blind among children in Osun State, The Osun State Eye Health Committee has intensified efforts in tackling the situation to help children protect their eyes and have good sight. As part of its deliberate efforts to achieve this, the committee, in col ...

Delta Government Begins Fumigation Of Office Premises

Wednesday, November 6, 2019
The Delta state government has taken proactive measures to avert diseases caused by pests and rodents. The deratalization and fumigation is carried out by the State Ministry of Environment. The Director Sanitation and Waste Management who represented the state commissioner of Environment, Mr L ...

Rotary Club Embarks On Free Health Services

Sunday, November 3, 2019
Rotary Club of Nigeria in collaboration with rotary International and other Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), has flagged off her annual free health services to members of the public to mark the 2019 Rotary Family Health Days. Speaking in an interview Thursday at the Oshimili south primary h ...

Borno SPHCDA, NSHIP-AF Holds 2nd Quarter Stakeholders Steering Committee Meeting

Thursday, October 24, 2019
Borno State Primary Health Care Development Agency (BOSPHCDA) and Nigeria State Health Investment Project -Additional Financing (NSHIP-AF), a World Bank assisted Project today held its 2nd Quarter 2019 Steering Committee Meeting with stakeholders already implementing Performance Based Financing (PBF ...

National Obstetrics Fistula Centre (NOFIC) Abakaliki repairs over 3000 fistula,

Friday, October 4, 2019
No fewer than N3, 000 fistula and 1000 prolapse patients have been repaired in National Obstetrics Fistula Centre (NOFIC), Ebonyi state hospital free of charge. Addressing newsmen in Abakaliki, the new Medical Director, Dr Johnson Obuna said the repaired patients were from different parts of the ...

Dr Offor's gesture: Health minister inaugurates 14 containers of medical equipme

Sunday, September 29, 2019
The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire has flagged off the first batch of 14 containers of medical equipments/supplies from MedShare Atlanta and 11 containers of books/educational materials from Books for Africa Atlanta Warehouse, USA. The minister noted that President Muhammed Buhari was delight ...

Malnutrition causes nearly half of all child deaths -UNICEF

Friday, September 27, 2019
The United Nation 39;s Children Fund (UNICEF) has disclosed that nearly half of all child deaths globally was caused by malnutrition and called for urgent action to stop it. UNICEF Nutrition Specialist, Abigael Nyukuri said this today in Maiduguri, Borno State at a Media Dialogue with the theme ...
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