Health

TB: Health Expert Recommends Improved Domestic Resources Mobilization To Tackle The Menace

Health experts have called for a premium to be placed on Tuberculosis within the context of Universal Health Coverage (UHC) with a view to achieving the health gains the...

Tuberculosis: FG Seeks Meaningful Collaborations With Over 4 Million Nigerians At Risk

The Federal Government has called on critical stakeholders to step up efforts in the fight against Tuberculosis in the country. The call for financial and technical...

Sanwo-Olu’s health sector scorecard, by Prof. Akin Abayomi

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi says the government has embarked on a total overhaul of infrastructure across all levels of its healthcare delivery...

Despite Growing Government Commitments, Malaria Remains Threatening – Health Minister

The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire has said the Nigerian Government would need N1.89 trillion to reduce the prevalence of malaria to less than 10 percent as well as...

World Malaria Day 2021: WHO Saddened By The 384,000 Preventable Malaria Deaths In Africa in 2020.

The World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, Matshidiso Moeti has raised alarm over the astronomical rise in the death toll of preventable malaria...

World Malaria Day: U.S. Confirms Provision Of Millions Of Treatment Doses And Nets to Nigerians in 2020

The President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) – a U.S. Government Initiative to control and eliminate malaria – has reiterated its commitment to work with...

COVID-19 Vaccine: ECOWAS Parliament Assures Of Availability To Member Countries

The Speaker of the ECOWAS Parliament, Sidie Tunis has said that a jab of relief awaits every citizen of the member states as inoculations for Covid-19 get underway...

Covid-19: EU Ramps Up Vaccination Support In Africa

The European Commission has moved to scale up its humanitarian engagements in African countries with critical humanitarian needs and fragile health systems. President of...

MMIA Receives Int’l Certificate For A Safe Airport Environment

The Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos has been honoured with the certificate of accreditation by the Airports Council International (ACI) in its...

WHO, UNICEF Worried 130 Countries yet to Access COVID-19 Vaccines

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) are concerned over the approach of some countries to the administration of Covid-19...