Saturday, March 23, 2019
Worried by the high rate of rape cases especially in Kano State, a member representing Gwale Federal Constituency, Kano, in the House of Representatives, Hon. Ibrahim Garuba‎, said rapists should be tried and jailed without the any option of...
he Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Primary Health Care Development Board on Thursday said it had recorded two fresh cases of Cerebro Spinal Meningitis (CSM) in Abuja. The Executive Secretary of the board, Dr Rilwanu Mohammed, told the News Agency of...
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The House of Representatives on Thursday resolved the investigate Federal Government’s handling of the recent outbreak of Meningitis in parts of the country. It has mandated its Committee on Healthcare Services to invite the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole,...
The United Nations Children’s Fund has donated 1,000 doses of drugs to the Federal Capital Territory Primary Health Care Development Board for the treatment of Cerebrospinal Meningitis currently ravaging certain parts of the country. The Executive Secretary of the Board,...
The federal government has urged state governments to increase health budget with a view of improving health system at the state levels. The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, made the call during a one-day workshop for the...
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The National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) on monday advised Nigerians to develop the habit of donating blood as such exercise comes with great health benefits. Speaking at a Blood Donation event, which was held in collaboration with the WE FM...
As cases of Cerebro-Spinal Meningitis (CSM) spread across the country, the Federal Ministry of Health has advised the public to stay calm. This came in a public advisory issued by the Director, Media and Public Relations, Boade Akinola. The advisory...

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed the outbreak of Cerebro Spinal Meningitis, CSM, in five states with at least 282 deaths related to the disease. Chikwe Ihekweazu, the Chief Executive Officer of the centre, made this known...