Prof. Onyekwere Nwaorgu, the President of the Society, who disclosed this at a press conference in Abuja, said such gap was responsible for the rate of ENT diseases in the country.
The Registrar of the council, Elijah Mohammed, disclosed this while briefing newsmen on the council’s enforcement team efforts to curb activities of illegal pharmaceutical outfits in the country.
Obasanjo gave the charge at the grand finale of the institute’s 50th anniversary celebration in Ibadan on Friday.
The road walk was organised by the South West Zone of the Diabetes Association of Nigeria in collaboration with the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library to mark the 2017 World Diabetes Day.
The Minister, in a press statement signed by Kazeem Akintunde, his Special Assistant on Communication and Strategy, said he was not aware of the competition nor know those organizing it.
The agency predicted that the southern states would experience partly cloudy conditions over inland cities throughout the forecast period with day and night temperatures of 29 to 36 and 21 to 25 degrees celsius.
Inaugurating the Council at the Vice President Conference Hall, Presidential Villa, Osinbajo said Nigeria must make speedy and visible progress in its fight against hunger, malnutrition and other nutritional challenges.
Dr. Sani Aliyu, Director-General, NACA, said the money would be generated through deduction of 0.5 to one per cent of the monthly federation allocation to states.
Gloria Ogbaki, Head of Press of NBMA, made this known in a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria.
The President of the AfDB, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja.
Sakawa made the disclosure when he received officials of the Victim Support Fund, who visited the hospital to console the victims.
In her keynote address at the ongoing Cassava Tech 2017 on Wednesday in Lagos, Iranloye said that Nigeria was not producing a litre of fructose used by the soft drinks and confectionery subsector.
Zaid Jurji, the UNICEF Chief of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Nigeria, made this known on Wednesday in Katsina when he paid courtesy visit to Governor Aminu Masari.
In the study published in Journal Nature Medicine, the group of scientists from Stanford University and National Institute of Health found that a molecule, CD22, could serve as a potent target for the killer cells of acute lymphoblastic…
The product, with a price tag of $299.95, went on sale from November 16 in the shops and online
To this end, Obasanjo described as worrisome the “poor funding, challenging and ageing infrastructures, recurrent strike actions of the health workers and the mortality report documented by the hospital over the past five years, which shows…
The Medical Director, Dr. Giyan Joshua, made this known in a budget performance report for capital projects 2015 and 2016 fiscal year issued to the Fiscal Responsibility Commission members that visited the centre to inspect projects.
Christiana Essenwa, a Deputy Director of NAFDAC, said this when she conducted newsmen round the uncompleted building where the contraband were discovered.
The organisation’s Measles Consultant, Dr. Bezu Beshir, made the disclosure at the 2017 sensitisation meeting on measles campaign with journalists in Bauchi.
However, it is important to know that though convenient, processed foods are not what you should be consuming all the time because they are not “doing your health any favours”.