Category: Health

Special Olympics Nigeria Commemorates World Malaria Day

| May 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

Duro Ikhazuagbe Special Olympics Nigeria through her ExxonMobil Foundation sponsored Skillz for Life Initiative last Saturday, celebrated the 2019 World Malaria Day in Ibadan the Oyo State capital at the Home School for Handicapped, Ijokodo. The event themed “Zero Malaria Starts with Me”, witnessed a series of activities such as the Family Health Forum (FHF), […]

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Brown Advocates Universal Health Coverage, Health Security for Nigeria

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dr. Ola Brown Ayodeji Ake The Founder, Flying Doctors Nigeria, Dr. Ola Brown has advocated for universal health coverage and health security in the country, noting that this will improve healthcare services. Speaking at the fifth Annual Crans Montana Forum in Dakar recently, during her plenary session themed ‘Universal Health Coverage and Health Security’, she […]

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NIPSS Rates Niger Primary Healthcare High

| May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

By Laleye Dipo in Minna The National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) has rated the Niger State Primary Health Care Scheme high, describing it “as one of the best three in Nigeria”. President Muhammadu Buhari had recently directed NIPSS to carry out an inspection of the performance of the primary health care sector […]

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Nigeria: Healthcare woes as brain drain burgeon

| May 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Between 2010 and 2015, some 998 Nigerian doctors were added to the UK register. (PHOTO/FILE) ABUJA – In March, hundreds of Nigerian doctors gathered at a hotel in Abuja, the capital, and another in Lagos, the country’s commercial centre, to take a test conducted by the Saudi Arabian health ministry, reports Aljazeera. In a symbol […]

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Health sector’s MSMEs get N1bn credit facility from Access Bank

| April 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

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