Anambra Rolls-out COVID-19 Containment Strategy

By James Eze In a bold move to increase the survival chances of COVID-19 patients in…

Gov Obiano Expresses Worry Over 2nd Covid-19 Wave

Following the second wave of the coronavirus in Nigeria which has resulted in a considerable spike…

BATCH B: 731 NYSC members test positive for COVID-19

Mr Boss Mustapha, the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 and Secretary to…

China blocks WHO team from probing origin of COVID-19

World Health Organisation boss, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said he was “very disappointed” that China has foot-dragged…

Channel your complaint to our office, not social media, FCT Public Health advises

The FCT Department of Public Health has advised food business handlers in the territory to channel…

Yellow Fever cause of alleged unusual deaths in Enugu Ezike – Enugu govt

The Enugu State Government has confirmed that Yellow Fever is the cause of deaths from a…

Boss Mustapha predicts spikes in COVID-19 cases in Nigeria

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 said the country risks a resurgence of the pandemic due…

COVID-19: Ooni of Ife warns against relaxation

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has cautioned Nigerians against relaxing in the observation of…

COVID-19 ESCALATION: Committee advises Enugu govt on stricter enforcement measures

…Warns that the virus is real, killing people …Harps on compulsory use of face masks, others…

Coronavirus: Anambra Govt launches daily update

… As pandemic spreads to 13 LGAs In addition to the State Government’s effort to combat…

Enugu records two more confirmed positive cases of COVID-19

There are two more confirmed cases of Corona Virus in Enugu according to a statement from…

JUST IN: Enugu records new confirmed case of COVID-19

Enugu COVID-19 UPDATE There is a newly confirmed positive case of COVID-19 in Enugu State. This…

COVID-19: Lagos adopts biosecurity measures at abattoirs

Lagos State Government has adopted a number of biosecurity measures at every facility within the Oko-Oba…

Nigerians react to new Hantavirus in China

A man from China’s Yunnan Province has died of Hantavirus, a new virus, while on his…

CORONA VIRUS OUTBREAK: Nigeria may review 2020 budget – FG

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, says the outbreak of Covid-19 has…

Lagos shuts 20 health facilities for non-compliance

Lagos State Government through the Health Facility Monitoring and Accreditation Agency, HEFAMAA has shut down 20…

FREE MEDICAL OUTREACH: Over 1,600 patients benefit from Mrs. Ugwuanyi, US-based foundation in Enugu

Over one thousand, six hundred (1,600) patients in Enugu State, have benefited from the free medical…

Anambra will Maintain Number One Position in Immunization – Obiano

The Governor of Anambra State, Chief, Sir Willie Obiano has said that the state is primed…

Zulum Appoints Chairman, 12-member Borno Healthcare Contributory Scheme

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has appointed Mr Sani Maidugu as Chairman of the newly established Borno State…

HEALTH CARE: Ayadecare to Register One Million People in 2020

To ensure positive agenda setting in the health sector in the year 2020, the Cross River…

Gov. Ugwuanyi Declares Mass Meningitis Vaccination in Enugu

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on Tuesday, launched the first ever meningitis vaccination campaign in…

Eggs crucial Source of Protein, Vitamins – Nutritionist

A Kwara-based nutritionist, Mrs. Margaret Makinde, on Thursday described eggs as a crucial source of protein, urging…

World Polio Day: Adamawa recording less resistance to immunisation – Official

The Chairperson of Adamawa Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Batulu Mohammed, said cases of rejection of polio vaccines…

IMAGES: Massive Turnout As Sam Zuga Foundation Delivers Free Medical Treatment In Yola

The samzuga foundation free Medical treatment is currently recieving a massive turnout across the state, following…

94% Nigerians Do Not Practice Proper Hand Washing –UNICEF

The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) says 94 per cent Nigerians do not practice…

Cancer Awareness: Men Are Not Exempted From Breast Cancer Screening – Oncologist

Dr Abisoye Abayomi, an Oncologist based in Lagos, on Sunday said that men were not exempted from…

NIGERIA TO HOST 1st AFRICAN CONGRESS ON SICKLE CELL DISEASE

Globally, and in Africa, the growing burden of sickle cell disease is undeniable. Sickle cell disease…

Maternal mortality rate in Nigeria still high – UNICEF

Nigeria is one of the youngest countries in the world – not in terms of when…

FRAUD: UNTH doctors protest, demand sack of CMD,Finance Director

Doctors at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, UNTH, Ituku/Ozalla shutdown the hospital Monday morning as…

New Way To Manipulate Immune Cells May Treat Cancer, Autoimmune Disease

Scientists have uncovered a new way to curb autoimmunity and stimulate the body to fight cancer.…