The Nigerian Government has launched a campaign to ban smoking in public places including motor parks, shopping malls and health care centres. Ministry of Health in a communiqué yesterday said according to Section 9 of the Nigeria Tobacco Control Act...
The Federal Government has reiterated that the ban place on the importation of packaged sugar four (4) years ago still stand and is in force. Restating the commitment of government to ensure foreign packaged sugar loses its market chain in...
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the signing of a four-year vaccine production agreement between the Federal Government and May &Baker Plc. The Minister of Health, Prof. Issac Adewole, who confirmed this development when he briefed State House correspondents...
The Federal Government has approved Sayana Press injectable contraceptive for self-injection by users, a change which advocates hope will improve access to the product. The United Kingdom has already approved self-injection. Other countries are considering doing the same. A press release...
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new National Health Policy aimed at promoting the health of Nigerians and accelerate socio-economic development in the country. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, made this known when he briefed State...