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COVID-19: FCT Leads As NCDC Reports 168 New Infections

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has topped the list of states with highest cases of Coronavirus …

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We’re Not Working For Any Interest, Says Ogbuagu, COVID-19 Vaccine Researcher

THE Umuahia-born leading researcher in the production of COVID-19 vaccine, Onyema Ogbuagu, has dispe…

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NARD Fumes As Patient’s Relative Slaps Doctor In Ogun

ANGER ran high at the Federal Medical Centre, Idi-Aba, Abeokuta, on Tuesday, following the alleged a…

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COVID-19: US To Distribute 6.4m Vaccine Doses In First Tranche - Official

The United States plans to distribute 6.4 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine in t…

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EU Announces Latest Vaccine Contract With Moderna

The EU said Tuesday it would sign a sixth contract for an upcoming coronavirus vaccine, this time fo…

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Nigerian Doctor In Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Speaks

From local health experts and professional bodies yesterday came accolades for Dr. Onyema Ogbuagu, t…

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COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 56 New Infections

The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 56 new infections of the Coronavirus (CO…

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COVID-19: Community Pharmacist Seeks Government Collaboration At PHC Level

National Chairman, Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria, ACPN,Dr. Samuel Adekola has said…

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Failing Immunisation Coverage Will Lead To Outbreaks — WHO, Experts Warn

The World Health Organization (WHO) and immunization experts in the African Region have called on co…

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Benue Begins Vaccination As Yellow Fever Spreads

THE Benue State Supervisory Commissioner, Ministry of Health, Dr Godwin Eyiwona, on Monday said yell…

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120 Health Workers Die Of COVID-19 -Algeria

A lab technician sorts blood samples for a COVID-19 vaccination study at the Research Centers of Ame…

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US Embassy Celebrates Nigerian Doctor On COVID-19 Vaccine

The United States Mission to Nigeria has celebrated Dr Onyema Ogbuagu, for his role in the developme…

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UNIMED Inaugurates Medical Rehabilitation Faculty

The University of Medical Sciences, Ondo State, on Monday inaugurated the new faculty of medical reh…

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Gunmen Abduct Medical Doctor In Kogi, NMA Cries Out

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Kogi chapter, has appealed to security agencies and the stat…

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NBA, NMA Bemoan Rising Insecurity In Edo, Urges Action To End Killings

Edo State wings of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) and Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), yesterda…

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138 Corps Members Test Positive For COVID-19

No fewer than 138 members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have tested positive for COVID-…

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Red Cross Performs 9,150 Surgical Operations In Maiduguri In 18 Months

At least 9,150 patients received surgical care from the International Committee of the Red Cross (IC…

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UNFPA Trains Social, Health Workers On GBV Care In Kaduna

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) says it has trained social and health workers on mental healt…

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Put An End To Kidnapping Of Doctors In South-South, NMA Tells Govs

Medical Doctors from the South-South region of Nigeria under the Nigeria Medical Association, have a…

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LASUCOM Gets Approval To Conduct COVID-19 Test

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reportedly given the Lagos State University College of Me…

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