Category: Health

Ayade is Best South South Governor on Health, Says World Bank, FG

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River state has been adjudged one of the six best performing governors in Health in Nigeria by the World Bank and the Federal Government. The...

Ebola Outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo Ends, Says WHO

Tuesday marked the end of the ninth outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The World Health Organisation (WHO) congratulates the country and...

UNFPA Spends N20m on VVF Centre in Borno

The United Nations Population (UNFPA) is seeking more fund to improve the treatment of Vesicovaginal fistula (VVF)) in Borno state after spending N20 million on the...

44,000 Lagos Residents benefit from free medical mission 

No fewer than 44,000 Lagos residents have benefitted from the first phase of the free medical expedition programme tagged, ‘The Eko Free Health Mission’ sponsored by...

Mountains of Refuse Take over Major Anambra Streets

•Fears of epidemic heightens • Mountains of refuse heap have taken over and covered major part of the Oba-Nnewi-Okigwe Federal highway, narrowing it to just a...

NURHI Provides Free Medical, Family Planning Services in Ibadan

National Urban Reproductive Health Initiatives (NURHI), a non-governmental organisation has given free medical treatment to men and women, as well as, provides family...

Trump Administration Halts Billions in Insurance Payments Under Obamacare

The Trump administration on Saturday halted billions of dollars in payments to health insurers under the Obamacare healthcare law, saying that a recent federal court...

Cholera patients

Cholera Outbreak: Adamawa records 1,564 cases

Dr Amos Ujulu, Director of Disease Control Department (DCD), Adamawa State Primary Health Care Development Agency (ASPHCDA), says the state has recorded 1,564 cases of...