Cross River kicks off health week for pregnant women, children

[From ANIEKAN ANIEKAN, Calabar] Cross River Government has kicked off this year’s Maternal, Newborn and Child…

WHO-WTO dialogue steps up efforts for increased COVID-19 vaccine production and equitable access

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the WTO on 21 July hosted a High-Level Dialogue on…

Health Commissioner identifies Cholera as cause of deaths in Enugu New Artisan Market

The Enugu State Ministry of Health has confirmed that there is a Cholera outbreak in New…

Seven persons die of strange disease at Enugu livestock market

[From CHINEDU NWAFOR, Abakaliki] Seven persons have died while about eight others are critical ill following…

Resident doctors lament ‘chronic paucity’ of manpower at ESUT-TH

[From CHINEDU NWAFOR, Abakaliki] Association of Resident Doctors (ARD), Enugu State University Teaching Hospital (ESUT-TH), Parklane,…

Women, girls in Nigeria hardest hit by COVID-19 lockdown, says NPoC Chairman

[From ANIEKAN ANIEKAN, Calabar] Executive Chairman of the National Population Commission (NPoC), Hon. Nasir Isa Kwarra…

AfDB, Dangote Foundation, others renew commitment to end child stunting in Africa

Chris Uba Urging unity and action to accelerate nutrition targets amid the global Covid-19 pandemic, representatives…

Unilag Medical Centre sees increase in COVID-19 patients, alerts on 3rd wave of infection

University of Lagos (Unilag) Medical Centre has reported a spike in patients admitted to its facility…

COVID-19 Delta variant present in Nigeria, 103 other countries – WHO

World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that the COVID-19 Delta variant was ripping around the world…

Sanwo-Olu raises alarm over new wave of Covid-19 infection, reactivates restrictions

…Isolation Centres Filling Up Again, Says Governor …In-Bound Travellers Defaulting Isolation Protocols Risk Prosecution, Imprisonment Lagos…