Health

World Blood Donation Day: EL-LAB, Kiki Celebrates

Thursday, June 16, 2022
Leading indigenous medical diagnostic center in Nigeria, EL-Lab Medical Diagnostics and Research Centre has partnered with a popular Medical Doctor and Actor, Doctor Kiki Omeili to encourage voluntary blood donation in celebration of World Blood Donor Day. https://cdn.thenigerianvoice.com/ ...

Food Borne Diseases: Experts Advice Against Synthetic Spices, Smoked Food.

Saturday, June 11, 2022
Unhygienic environment, Smoked Foods, and use of synthetic taste and flavour enhancers in food preparation has been identified as responsible for the prevalent Cancer and other food related ailments in the society. The observation was part of outcome of an event held in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, o ...

Group Takes Reproductive Health Campaigns To Ebonyi Schools.

Friday, June 10, 2022
A group of Ebonyi Civil Society Organisations under the platform of Ebonyi Women and Girls Rights Advocates, have taken menstrual hygiene campaign to Secondary Schools in the State. The group also educated the students on gender rights and expected social behaviours to avert the antics of traffic ...

Soludo Flags-Off Distribution Of 3.8 million Free Of Cost Mosquito-treated Nets

Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Anambra State Government has flagged-off the distribution of three-point-eight million insecticide treated nets to Ndi Anambra. Governor Soludo performed the flag-off ceremony of nets which will be distributed free of cost at the Dr. Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka. The distribution is carried out i ...

NGOs Massively Distribute Pads And Carry Out Sensitization Campaign In Kaduna St

Tuesday, June 7, 2022
The 28th of May 2022 witnessed the collaboration of Marvellous Nnaji Foundation with Unique Care Initiative to mark the WORLD MENSTRUAL HYGIENE DAY 2022. Over 150 young girls from several locations and LGAs across Kaduna state were present for the program as sensitization that centred around fema ...

Drugs Abuse: Ebonyi CSO Inaugurates Peer Educators, Decry Inadequate Treatment F

Saturday, June 4, 2022
In its efforts towards stemming the growing rate of drug abuse and dependence in Ebonyi State, a Civil Society Organisation, Development and Integrity Intervention Goals (DIG) Foundation, has inaugurated 18 peer educators on drug free action in the State. The inauguration was the climax of a 3- d ...

NCDC Debunks Reports On Monkeypox Virus Production In Nigeria

Wednesday, June 1, 2022
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, (NCDC) has said it has no laboratory in the country where Monkeypox virus is being generated. NCDC disclosed this while reacting to a recent report on the social media attributed to the Chief of Russian Radiation, Chemical and Biological Protection Force. ...

Are Antimalarial Drugs Still Effective?

Sunday, May 29, 2022
Esther Ayuga knows all too well what to do when her four-year-old son Jeremy Otieno develops a fever: take him to the nearest health centre, Kaluo Health Centre immediately. As a mother in the malaria-endemic Siaya county in Western Kenya, Esther takes the necessary precautions to keep ...

COVID-19: Spain Donates 4.4m J&J Vaccines To Nigeria

Thursday, May 26, 2022
The Spanish government has donated 4.4 million Johnson Johnson vaccines to Nigeria, in order to align with its unconditional defence of fair, equitable, and universal access to vaccines against COVID-19. This was disclosed in a statement by the Embassy of Spain in Nigeria on Wednesday. The E ...

Monkeypox: Another Red-Alert for Nigeria 

Wednesday, May 25, 2022
There is a shock wave in several countries as there is now an outbreak of Monkeypox, a viral infection that has spread to several countries in Europe as well as to the United States, Canada and Australia. Only last Friday, more than 100 cases were either suspected or confirmed in Europe. It is also ...
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