Category: Health

World Bank Partners Ekiti to Tackle Gender-based Violence, Genital Mutilation

BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti• Ekiti State Government and the World Bank Group have reached an understanding aimed at working together to tackle gender-based violence,...

Ekiti Trains Traditional Birth Attendants on Safe Baby Delivery

Engage youths in value orientation, cultural promotion• The Ekiti State Government has charged the Traditional Birth Attendants (TBA) operating in the State to take...

Ebola-Response Arrowhead Says He Can End Congo Outbreak Soon

The new leader of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s fight against the outbreak of the Ebola virus said he’ll bring the disease under control by the end of the year....

Ogun: Women Advised to Embrace Family Planning

The Director of Social Welfare Services in the Ogun State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development, Mr. Olumide Sotubo has said that extent and health impact of...

Wife of Ogun Gov. to Partner NGOs on Family Planning, Adolescent Health

Wife of Ogun State Governor, Mrs. Bamidele Abiodun has maintained that her office would harness the developmental drive of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), in the...

Roche Expands Global Access Program Beyond HIV

Includes diagnosis of Tuberculosis, Hepatitis, and Human Papillomavirus Roche announced Tuesday that the Global Access Program is expanding beyond HIV, to include...

Merck Foundation, Burundi Govt Launch Health Programme

Measles Outbreak: 13 Children Die in Borno, Says UNICEF

GE Healthcare’s Versana Premier: Driving Access to Affordable Healthcare in S’Africa

Fight Against Cancer: GE Healthcare Collaborates with NSIA