The Nigeria Female Youth Organisation (NFYO), a non-governmental organisation, has urged appropriate authorities to make sex and reproductive health education compulsory in post primary schools. Mimi Peters, President, NFYO, made the call on Saturday while addressing newsmen in Abuja during...
Mr Christian Ohaa, Permanent Secretary, Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), on Monday, resumed work after testing negative to COVID-19 and been discharged from isolation centre. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ohaa, who was asymptomatic, tested positive for...
The federal government has launched RNASwift, a diagnostic kit, for the identification of the causal agent of COVID-19. At a press conference on Tuesday, Alex Akpa, director-general of National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), the agency that developed the kit, said...
Days after police in Ogun State arrested a pastor, Oluwafemi Oyebola, who allegedly impregnated his daughter three times and procured a family planning procedure to stop further conceptions, the nurse who helped out with the procedures has also been...
Four hundred Nigerian health workers on the frontline of the battle against the Coronavirus pandemic have tested positive for the virus, the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) has said. This is just as the Federal Government admitted that the outbreak...
A former chairman of the Nigeria Medical Association in Ondo state, Dr Michael Adeyeri, is dead. Adeyeri,who is the founder of Shekinah Hospital, Alagbaka was to have died in his hospital after attending to a patient. It was reported that he...
The Igbo community residing in Zamfara State has seriously demanded a full compensation for a doctor, Dr. Enoch Okpara, who was killed and burnt in his residence in Gusau, the state capital. In an exclusive interview with DAILY POST,...
NO fewer than 725 samples have been taken with 153 found to be tested positive for COVID-19 infection as at Wednesday in Sokoto State. Briefing reporters at the end of the weekly Executive Council meeting, Commissioner of Information Isah Bajini...
As COVID-19 pandemic persists, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) and Reckitt Benckiser have joined forces to help protect people living with HIV across Nigeria and the rest of Africa. Announcing this in a statement made...
Determined to bring an end to drug abuse and illicit trafficking, a not-for-profit organisation, BewiAfrica has sensitised youths in Fadeyi and Ojuelegba areas of Lagos against the use of drugs and its devastating effects. The maiden outreach, which had renowned...