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Nasarawa Shuts 75 Illegal Hospitals, Arrests 3 Over Failed Surgery Of 10-Yr-Old Boy

Nasarawa Government has said it shut down 75 illegal medical clinics in Karu Local Government Area e…

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Only Lagos, Kano, Ogun, FCT Still Conducting COVID-19 Tests – PTF

The Director-General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Dr Chike Ihekweazu, has said that the COVI…

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NGO Laments Lack Of Radiotherapy Machines In Africa

A non-governmental organisation, The African Organisation for Research and Training in Cancer, has l…

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We’ll Turn UNIMED To First-Class Varsity –Akeredolu

The Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, has declared that his administration would turn the Un…

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Malnutrition: UNICEF Trains Plateau Health Workers On Child Feeding Practices

The United Nations Children’s Find (UNICEF) has organised a three-day training on Infant and Young C…

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WHO Urges Vigilance At Borders To Prevent Polio Resurgence

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has advised Nigeria to continue to be vigilant at its borders wi…

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Nigeria Can’t Afford Another Wave Of COVID-19, PTF Warns

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has said that Nigeria cannot…

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WHO Says COVID-19 Pushing Up Mental Health Issues

World Health Organization (WHO) Country Representative in Nigeria, Walter Mulombo, said COVID-19 was…

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Health Minister Declares Whole Of Iran On Red Alert

In a sweeping proclamation on Friday, September 18, one of Iran’s most senior health officials prono…

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NCDC Records 97 New COVID-19 Infections, Total Cases Now 57,242

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 97 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections …

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Health Workers Resume As JOHESU Ends Warning Strike

The Joint Health Sector Unions has ended its seven-day warning strike and directed its members natio…

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Open Burning Of Illicit Drugs By NDLEA, NAFDAC Worries NESREA

The Zonal Director, National Environmental Standards And Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), Mr…

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Microbiologists Seek Bill To Regulate Practise

The Nigerian Society for Microbiology (NSM) has called on the leadership of the National Assembly to…

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Virile Health Sector Needs Private Support - UITH CMD

The Chief Medical Director (CMD), University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Professor Dasliva Y…

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Lebanon Reports Record 1,006 Covid-19 Cases In 24 Hours

Lebanon on Sunday said it confirmed 1,006 new novel coronavirus cases and 11 deaths from the disease…

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New ICN Report Shows Governments Are Failing To Prioritize Nurses As Number Of Confirmed COVID-19 Nurse Deaths Passes 1000

On the eve of the World Health Organization’s World Patient Safety Day which this year focuses on he…

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ICN Urges All Governments To Sign WHO’s Health Worker Safety Charter And Tackle The Dangers Faced By Nurses

International Council of Nurses (ICN) welcomes World Health Organization’s Health Worker Safety Char…

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Covid-19: EU Seals Second Vaccine Deal As Who Scheme Deadline Looms

Friday’s agreement confirms an announcement made on July 31 by the two companies and follows an earl…

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Pharmaceutical Products: Nigeria Plans 60% Local Production

Prof. Moji Adeyeye, Director-General of National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (N…

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JOHESU Strike Paralyses Health Activities At UNTH

A Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) strike has paralysed health services at the University of Nige…

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