Thursday, April 25, 2019
Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Healthcare Services on Monday grilled the Director-General of the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Professor Mojisola Adeyeye, for “expenditure without legislative approval in 2018.” The chairman of the...
The Director-General, National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, has accused some National Assembly members of demanding bribe during their oversight of her agency. She said they also asked the agency for N35 million...
Democrats on Thursday officially launched their pushback against a December federal court decision that declared the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional.A group of 17 Democratic state attorneys general formally appealed the Dec. 14 decision in Texas v. U.S. issued by...
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, on Wednesday, said the Federal Government has decided to approve seven years tenure doctors’ resident training. Ngige said this while briefing State House correspondents of the outcome of the weekly meeting of...
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has commended the Federal Ministry of Health under the leadership of the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, for championing the launch of the Patient Bill of Rights. The Secretary General, NMA, Dr. Olumuyiwa P....
The Benue House of Assembly on Wednesday passed the Benue Health Management Agency bill, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The bill, when signed into law, will facilitate the establishment of the Benue State Health Management Agency and...
The management of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria has issued a notice as to the requirement for filling the electronic payment platform. As stated in the website of the council, the notice is to registered Doctors, Dental Surgeons, Alternative...
President Muhammadu Buhari has rejected the Radiographers Registration Amendment bill, which was one of the bills passed by the two chambers and sent to him for assent. The President’s decision declining assent to the bill was conveyed in a letter...
An amendment bill that passed in the House of Representatives on Tuesday has proposed a N2 million fine and a 2-year jail term for offenders of the ban on Tramadol and Codeine The bill which seeks to amend the Food,...
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control says Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has ordered the agency to return to the ports immediately. The order came less than three weeks after the NAFDAC Director-General, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, partly ascribed...