Dr. Segun Olaopa, the President of the UCH branch of the National Association of Resident Doctors, disclosed this development at a news briefing.
Dr. Olubunmi Omojowolo, the Chairman of the Lagos State chapter of the association, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Friday
The government also debunked claims that vaccination against the disease was being carried out in primary schools across the state, urging parents to “remain calm as no immunisation exercise against the disease is ongoing”
The decision, according to the Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso-Markson, at a joint press briefing with his Health counterpart, Prof. Ebitimitula Etebu, was sequel to the scare of a purported injection given to…
Oshoba, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, said sedentary lifestyle was responsible for 95 per cent avoidable ill health in Nigeria.
Today, Nkegbe, post the Cataract Surgery intervention by Sahara Foundation in the Ashanti Region, which recorded 350 successful surgeries, no longer requires guides to move around. For Vincent, the freedom he now has is priceless, whilst…
The event will provide a platform for articulating a proactive response to the seemingly irreversible disruption to the hydrocarbon industry, according to the organizers, Alfe City Company Limited.
A meeting of the Joint State Executive Council of the unions consisting of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees and the Medical and Health Workers’ Union unanimously agreed in Yenagoa to call off the strike.
In a statement on Friday, MURIC, through its Executive Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, commended the Nigerian Army for the exercise.
Under the umbrella of the Nationwide Teenage Sensitization Project, the leaders of the NGOs urged the youths of Mosunmore in Obafemi/Owode Local Government area, who were recently reported to have engaged in cultism, to pursue education for…
The medical outreach was held at the IE’s Oshodi Model Business Unit on Okota Road and the Egbeda Undertaking Office on Idimu Road.
He explained that he was called by the Medical Director of the hospital that cases suspected to be monkey pox were reported and he led a team of health workers to investigate them.
Moving the motion, Archibong said that the clinic had, over the years, been receiving annual budgetary allocations to procure equipment that will enable it to function optimally.
The National Coordinator, Nigeria Center for Diseases Control, Dr. Chikwe Ihekwazu, gave the shocking revelation when he appeared before the Senate Committee on Primary Health Care.
This was contained in a press statement jointly signed by the association’s state Chairman and Secretary, Obekpa Obekpa and Nwaeze Chukwuemeka, on Wednesday.
The Commissioner for Communication and Orientation, Rt. Hon. Paul Ohonbamu, disclosed this while briefing journalists on the outcome of the weekly Executive Council meeting held at Government House in Benin on Wednesday.
The World Health Organisation said in the study that if current trends continued, there would be more obese children and adolescents than those moderately or severely underweight by 2022
This was contained in a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Enyinnaya Appolos
Captain Mohammed Maidawa, the Assistant Director, Army Public Relations, said this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Benin on Wednesday.
Adewole made this known to State House correspondents after the meeting of the Federal Executive Council presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday.