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Nigeria, four other countries at risk of surge in measles cases ― Report

THE United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the World Health Organization (WHO) have warned of a serious outbreak of measles across the world, particularly...

How inflation is driving a new wave of malnutrition in Yemen, Nigeria

By Niyi Oyedeji and Sahar Mohammed SOARING food prices in Yemen and Nigeria are predisposing more households to malnutrition as both countries face insurgency and...

How Nigeria got over $1 billion from donors in four years to fight malaria

NIGERIA received at least $1.147.5 billion in foreign aid to fight malaria between 2014 and 2017 as the country sought to achieve its National...
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74 years after launching NMCP, Nigeria remains country with highest cases of malaria in the world  

NIGERIA remains the nation with the highest cases of malaria in the world, 74 years after launching its National Malaria Control Programme (NMCP). The 2021...

How N91m intervention project to FMC Owerri is easing viral diseases burden

THE Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, is one of the beneficiaries of the awarded emergency projects during the COVID-19 outbreak in 2020. The project for the...

Ebonyi: Consultants resignations hit teaching hospital amidst multimillion naira intervention projects

MEDICAL Consultants at the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakliki (FETHA), Ebonyi State have joined the wave of mass resignations of health experts, discarding the federal...
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Tinubu: Illnesses associated with shaky hands

Last week, videos of Bola Tinubu, a major contender for Nigeria's presidency in the 2023 general elections, emerged, showing his hands shaking repeatedly. Many people who saw...

Fifteen million Nigerians take hard drugs – NDLEA

THE Director of Media and Advocacy of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Femi Babafemi has said that 15 million Nigerians are on...

Nigerian health workers issue COVID-19 cards without vaccination – Report

HEALTH workers in some vaccination centres across Nigeria compromised professional standards by issuing COVID-19 vaccination cards without administering vaccine doses. A report by the Media Advocacy West...
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Tinubu: Illnesses associated with shaky hands

Last week, videos of Bola Tinubu, a major contender for Nigeria's...

Taraba: Consultants resign, shun new equipment at FMC Jalingo for overseas jobs

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FCTA reclaims Garki Hospital 15 years after

THE 15-year concession agreement between the Federal Capital Territory...