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Group calls for reform of health centres, accuses CMDs of sabotaging care delivery in Nigeria

Group calls for reform of health centres, accuses CMDs of sabotaging care delivery in Nigeria

Group calls for reform of health centres, accuses CMDs of sabotaging care delivery in Nigeria
Investigation: Ghost hospitals, expired drug, leaking roofs characterise FG’s multimillion naira health centres in southeast

Investigation: Ghost hospitals, expired drug, leaking roofs characterise FG’s multimillion naira health centres in southeast

There have been alleged cases of government officials embezzling funds meant to build health centres, sink boreholes and provide social amenities for people.

Investigation: Ghost hospitals, expired drug, leaking roofs characterise FG’s multimillion naira health centres in southeast
After 250 deaths, FG reveals why some states find it difficult to get anti-snake venom

After 250 deaths, FG reveals why some states find it difficult to get anti-snake venom

The minister of health, Isaac Adewole, has denied reports that the government has ran out of stock of anti-snake venom for the treatment of snake bite victims.

After 250 deaths, FG reveals why some states find it difficult to get anti-snake venom
Commotion as 50 children reportedly die of strange disease in Jigawa state

Commotion as 50 children reportedly die of strange disease in Jigawa state

Fear has gripped Gidan Dugus community of Dutse local government area in Jigawa state following the deaths of about 50 children from a strange disease.

Commotion as 50 children reportedly die of strange disease in Jigawa state
Federal government to initiate legislation against open defecation

Federal government to initiate legislation against open defecation

The minister of water resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, says that the federal government is considering legislation against open defecation in the country.

Federal government to initiate legislation against open defecation
EU donates healthcare facility to Abuja community

EU donates healthcare facility to Abuja community

It was indeed a day of rejoicing in Gui, a community located along airport road, Abuja, when a new primary heathcare facility was built in their community.

EU donates healthcare facility to Abuja community
Why Nigeria loses 1 billion dollar on medical tourism - Minister

Why Nigeria loses 1 billion dollar on medical tourism - Minister

Minister of state for health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has disclosed that Nigeria loses more than $1bn annually to medical tourism. He said the federal government is

Why Nigeria loses 1 billion dollar on medical tourism - Minister
Monkeypox victim kills himself at quarantine centre in Bayelsa

Monkeypox victim kills himself at quarantine centre in Bayelsa

One of the victims of the viral disease, monkeypox has killed himself.The Punch reports that this was confirmed on Monday, October 16 by the Bayelsa state.

Monkeypox victim kills himself at quarantine centre in Bayelsa
‘A dog gets better treatment in the United States than a woman in Lagos’ says Sean Murphy

‘A dog gets better treatment in the United States than a woman in Lagos’ says Sean Murphy

Sean Murphy in a tweet said; ‘So a dog with lymphoma in Miami has a better chance of getting treatment than a woman with a brain tumor in Lagos. Shame’

‘A dog gets better treatment in the United States than a woman in Lagos’ says Sean Murphy
Excitement as world renowned cancer researcher prepares to visit Nigeria

Excitement as world renowned cancer researcher prepares to visit Nigeria

Professor Fola Tayo, Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council of Caleb University disclosed this on behalf of the Nigerian Academy of Science.

Excitement as world renowned cancer researcher prepares to visit Nigeria
Top facts you should know about NHIS

Top facts you should know about NHIS

Find out how to register for NHIS in Nigeria in our article. We will break down all of the NHIS programmes and the ways you can ☑ enrol in each of them

Top facts you should know about NHIS
BREAKING: Health workers declare indefinite strike

BREAKING: Health workers declare indefinite strike

The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) has declared a nationwide indefinite strike. The group said that the strike would become effective from Thursday....

BREAKING: Health workers declare indefinite strike
Nigerian man laments deplorable state of Central Hospital Benin (photos, videos)

Nigerian man laments deplorable state of Central Hospital Benin (photos, videos)

A Nigerian man has decried the state of Central Hospital in Benin, the capital city of Edo state. The man also called for the governor's intervention.

Nigerian man laments deplorable state of Central Hospital Benin (photos, videos)
BREAKING: Health workers declare Operation Alligator Bite, commence strike September 20

BREAKING: Health workers declare Operation Alligator Bite, commence strike September 20

The Joint Health Sector Unions has directed its members to commence strike from Wednesday, September 20 if the federal government fails to attend to them.

BREAKING: Health workers declare Operation Alligator Bite, commence strike September 20
Health minister directs hospital heads, NYSC members, to fill vacuum over doctors’ strike

Health minister directs hospital heads, NYSC members, to fill vacuum over doctors’ strike

Isaac Adewole, minister of health has directed hospital heads, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members should replace resident doctors who are strike.

Health minister directs hospital heads, NYSC members, to fill vacuum over doctors’ strike
OPINION: The mockery of Nzeribe, when old age became an epidemic

OPINION: The mockery of Nzeribe, when old age became an epidemic

As much as I know, the African tradition is deeply coated with thick layers of reverence for the aged. Usually, the eldest man or woman, as the case may be...

OPINION: The mockery of Nzeribe, when old age became an epidemic
Current public health jobs in Nigeria 2017! See if you qualify! Find out the best vacancies!

Current public health jobs in Nigeria 2017! See if you qualify! Find out the best vacancies!

Are you searching for current ✍ public health jobs in Nigeria ✍? Great. Then this article is right for you! Find out the list of current medical jobs in Nigeria

Current public health jobs in Nigeria 2017! See if you qualify! Find out the best vacancies!
What you should know about taking flucamed while taking cod liver oil

What you should know about taking flucamed while taking cod liver oil

Combining flucamed with cod liver oil is safe for most people and has no side effect. Flucamed is an anti-fungal while cod liver oil is nutritional supplement.

What you should know about taking flucamed while taking cod liver oil
What is happening to mental health in Nigeria?

What is happening to mental health in Nigeria?

Mental health in Nigeria has always been a controversial topic. Have things changed over time? Are more people suffering from mental disorders? Find out ☑here

What is happening to mental health in Nigeria?
Why I suspended NHIS executive secretary - Health Minister reveals

Why I suspended NHIS executive secretary - Health Minister reveals

Isaac Adewole, the Minister of Health has explained why he directed the Chief Executive Officer of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Usman Yusuf.

Why I suspended NHIS executive secretary - Health Minister reveals
Fraud allegations: Executive Secretary of NHIS reportedly suspended by health minister Adewole

Fraud allegations: Executive Secretary of NHIS reportedly suspended by health minister Adewole

Usman Yusuf, the executive secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), has been allegedly suspended by the minister of health, Isaac Adewole.

Fraud allegations: Executive Secretary of NHIS reportedly suspended by health minister Adewole
NPHCDA boss reveals the unbelievable reason why some Nigerian children die before 5

NPHCDA boss reveals the unbelievable reason why some Nigerian children die before 5

Faisal Shuaib has disclosed that as a result of poor access to basic healthcare, Nigeria loses 3,000 children and women daily to preventable diseases.

NPHCDA boss reveals the unbelievable reason why some Nigerian children die before 5
PROFILE: The life and times of former Nigerian health minister Babatunde Osotimehin

PROFILE: The life and times of former Nigerian health minister Babatunde Osotimehin

Professor Babatunde Osotimehin was a global leader of public health, women’s empowerment and young people, particularly focused on promoting human rights...

PROFILE: The life and times of former Nigerian health minister Babatunde Osotimehin
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