Monday, February 18, 2019
Resident doctors say that about 12 of their colleagues leave Nigeria every week to practise overseas. The president of the Association of Resident Doctors Federal Capital Territory Administration, Abuja chapter, Michael Olarewaju, stated this at a press briefing in Abuja...
The President of the Nigeria Medical Association, Prof Adedayo Faduyile, has said that Nigerians will begin to trust medical services provided in the country if doctors, nurses and other health workers decide to work together for the good of...
The result of the national survey of people living with HIV/AIDS will be out early next year, the Director General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Dr. Sani Aliyu has said.Aliyu who spoke yesterday in...
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...