Saturday, November 17, 2018
Despite a huge market of over 400 million Euros in Nigeria’s Pest Control and Fumigation Industry, only about 20 million Euros has been tapped, the Managing Director, Rotimax Integrated Services LTD, Tolu Caled, has said.Speaking during a two-day training...
The National Environment Policy, which is currently being reviewed by stakeholders, will help reduce the spread and outbreak of diseases like cholera and diarrhoea in Nigeria, the Federal Government has said. It also said that NEP would also address sanitation...
As a demonstration of his commitment to national health security, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has signed the Bill for an Act to establish the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).In a statement by the CEO,Nigeria...
The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development says it has discovered an antibiotic resistant bacteria in Abuja meat products.The Director-General of the institute, Dr Obi Adigwe, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Lagos that it uncovered the...
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and the Federal Ministry of Health, in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Federal Ministry of Environment, World Health Organisation, key private sector and civil society organisations are working together to raise...
The Ambassadors Club, a humanitarian pressure group of the National Hospital, Abuja, has pledged to render financial and material support to indigent patients of the hospital.President of the club,  Patrick Boyibi, said this while stressing the mission of the...
Dr Yunusa Nda, a medical practitioner, says that one out of every nine men are prone to prostate cancer, therefore, they should always go for early diagnosis and treatment. Nda, who disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency...
…Declares state of emergency on water, Sanitation sector (WASH) Angered by the rate at which Nigerians suffer from water borne diseases, President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday declared a state of emergency on Water, Sanitation and Hygienic sector, (WASH), just as he...
The HIV/AIDS Clinic at the Asokoro District Hospital has said that HIV/AIDS is the highest cause of death among patients in the entire hospital. It, however, said the rate of deaths caused by HIV/AIDS had dropped significantly compared to previous...
An Abuja based gynaecologist, Dr. Ikenna Oti, on Tuesday said low levels of oestrogen in the body could expose women to vaginal infection called vulvovaginitis. Oti told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja that vulvovaginitis is an infection that...