Abuja Doctors Threaten To Embark On Strike

The Association of Resident Doctors (ARD), Abuja chapter, says it will commence an indefinite strike on August 25. The union made this known in a...

Cholera: Abuja Records Seven Deaths In Four Communities – Official

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has said that seven deaths have been recorded from the outbreak of cholera in four communities in the...

Enugu Confirms One Death From Lassa Fever

The Enugu State Government on Monday confirmed the death of one person from Lassa fever in a health facility within Enugu metropolis. Ifeanyi Agujiobi, the...

Shun Medical Tourism, Obasanjo Tells Nigerians

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has advised Nigerians to shun medical tourism. The former President was in Bayelsa for medical check-up and also as a guest...

10 Million People May Die Globally From Antimicrobial Resistance – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that 10 million deaths might be recorded per year globally from Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) effective from 2050,...

Buhari Asks Doctors To Seek Other Means Of Negotiation, Not Strikes

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to medical doctors to avoid going on strike but consider other means of negotiation for better working conditions. He said...

Buhari Signs Medical Residency Training Bill Into Law

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday signed two bills into law. They are the Medical Residency Tra ining Act 2018 and the Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas...

Nigeria Set For Commercial Production Of Home Grown Anti-Sickle Cell Drug

There is hope for sickle cell anaemia patients in Nigeria following an agreement to start commercial production of a home grown drug for the...

Cholera: Death Toll Rises To 17 In Niger, Kogi

Death toll has risen to 17 in Niger and Kogi states in the last five days with a reported case of 72 victims in...

NHIS Executive Secretary In Fresh Trouble Over N25billion ‘Investment’

Less than four months after his controversial reinstatement, the Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Usman Yusuf, is again in trouble over...

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