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Tuberculosis: Experts Lament, FG, Donors Funding For Disease Control Inadequate

Some health experts have lamented that the funding for the control of tuberculosis by the Federal Government and international donors in the country is...

Rape: Senate Demands Highest Penalty For Rapists, Decries Suicide Rate

The Senate has demanded the highest penalty for rapists in the country, with a specific focus on cases involving minors. This was...

Ripen Fruits: NAFDAC Warns Against Use Of Carbide

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC has urged fruit sellers to refrain from using calcium carbide to ripen fruits for...

Herders Attacks: Reps Want N10bn For Plateau Communities

The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Government to release the sum of N10bn approved for the rehabilitation of communities in Plateau State...

Commission Warns Against Illegal Colleges Of Education

The National Commission for Colleges of Education has warned Nigerians against illegal institutions running Nigeria Certificate in Education  programmes across the Country.

NHIS: FG Appoints Sambo As New Boss

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mohammed Sambo as the new Executive Secretary of National Health Insurance Scheme,...

Alleged $8.4m Fraud: Court Orders Arrest of NFF President, Pinnick.

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday issued a bench warrant for the arrest of the President of the Nigeria Football Federation Amaju...

Food: Amnesty Office Partners NBTI To Boost Production

Presidential Amnesty Programme is partnering with  National Board for Technology Incubation NBTI to improve quality and certification of agricultural products...

Polio: Nigeria To Save $500m If Certified Free

Chairman, Nigerian National Polio Plus Committee, Tunji Funsho has said Nigeria would save about 500 million dollars in 10 years, if certified polio free,...

Effective Service: Air Force Urges Personnel To Engage In Physical Exercise

The Nigerian Air Force has charged its personnel to continually engage in fitness exercise to make them effective in the discharge of their constitutional...

Health: WHO Advises FG To Strengthen Surveillance, Monitoring In 774 Lga’s

The World Health Organisation, WHO has advised the Federal Government to strengthen environmental health surveillance and monitoring in the 774 Local Government Areas to...

Products: NAFDAC Suspends New Tariffs On Pharmaceutical, Others

The Governing Council of the National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control NAFDAC, said it has suspended implementation of the new tariffs which...

Tunisia: President Beji Hospitalized Over ‘Severe Health Crisis’

Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, 92, was on Thursday brought to a military hospital after suffering a “severe health crisis”, the presidency said on...

Insurgency: Group Says 2m Children, Caregivers Need Psycho-Social Help In N/East

An international NGO, Save the Children, has said that more than two million girls, boys and caregivers need psycho-social support services due to severe...

Cocaine: UN Report Says Production Hits New Record In 2017

Global cocaine production reached an all-time high in 2017, breaking the previous year’s record by 25 percent, the UN drugs and crime agency said...

Cannabis: NDLEA Urges Government To Eradicate Cultivation

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency NDLEA has called on government at all levels to partner the agency in evolving ways of eradicating cannabis...

Ebola: Death Toll Hits 1,500 Mark In DR Congo

More than 1,500 people have died in a nearly 10-month-old outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the health ministry said on...

Health: Association Tasks States To Upscale Secondary Care To Achieve...

The National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners, NAGGMDP has challenged state governments over appropriate infrastructure development in Secondary Health Care to achieve...

Blood Donation: Medical Women Want Nigerians To Donate Blood

The National President of Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria, Joyce Barber has called on Nigerians to donate blood voluntarily to save lives.

Out Of School Children: President Buhari Says It Is Criminal For...

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said it was criminal for parents to keep their children out of school especially in the first nine years...

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