Category: Health

For Oba Ogunleye: The fear of ‘Koro’, is the beginning of longevity

Towulade Akinale, Oba Olufemi Ogunleye, led residents of Akinale and its environs to test ground provided by the Ogun State health officials from Ewekoro local...

COVID-19: Still with us, Kwara govt cautions residents

Kwara State Government on Sunday cautioned residents of the state against continuous violations of COVID-19 safety protocols, warning that infection rate could spike...

Insecurity: We need medical panel to examine Buhari’s mental state- Ezekwesili

Former minister and presidential aspirant, Obi Ezekwesili has called for the setting up of a medical panel to examine President Buhari’s mental state. Ezekwesili,...

Stakeholders in education/health says the sectors need strong political will, commitment

Stakeholders in the Nigerian Education and Health sectors have called on Government and other partners to provide strong political commitment and support for adolescents...

COVID-19: Nigeria records 168 new cases

  The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed the discovery of 168 new cases of COVID-19. This bring the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria...

Decaying infrastructure: UCH seeks special intervention fund

  Nigeria’s premiere teaching hospital,the University College Ibadan(UCH) is in dire need of funds to update its ageing infrastructure which has robbed off on...

Big tobacco wants African countries to do its bidding

By Leonce Dieudonné Sessou, Executive Secretary, African Tobacco Control Alliance (ATCA) There was a time when tobacco companies could market their deadly and addictive...

COVID-19 breakthrough: UK scientists invents face masks that kills virus

  Breakthrough have come the way of fight against the Coronavirus pandemic as Gareth Cave, a scientist in Nottingham, has invented a face mask that “kills more...

COVID-19: WHO alerts African countries on possible surge

  The World Health Organisation has urged African countries to be on high alert for a possible surge in COVID-19 cases “even as nearly 20 countries in the...

Malaria responsible for many health complications – AbdulRazaq

  ·       Launches house-to-house distribution of 2.3m free mosquito nets ·       FG, Devt partners hail AbdulRazaq’s commitment to health More...