Federal Ministry of Health

Health workers declare indefinite strike 4 days to Tinubu’s inauguration

HEALTH workers in federal tertiary hospitals in Nigeria have downed tools effective today, Thursday, May 25. The workers, under the...

World leaders sign pact to eliminate cervical cancer

WORLD leaders and leading public health experts have signed a declaration seeking an end to cervical cancer. The declaration was...
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Benin, Mali eliminate trachoma, but Nigeria remains burdened with disease

BENIN and Mali have eliminated trachoma, one of the 20 neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). The two countries joined 15 other...

NARD declares warning strike as doctors down tools for 159 days since 2013

THE National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has declared a five-day warning strike, effective Wednesday, May 17. The group declared...
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Doctors set for fresh strike as FG meets ‘none’ of several demands

The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) may declare a strike next Monday, May 15, The ICIR reports. This follows...

WHO raises global COVID-19 deaths to 20 million

NO FEWER than 20 million people have died of COVID-19 worldwide, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said. The Director-General...
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