Nigerian wins Innovation Prize for Africa 2016 with urine malaria test
A Nigerian, Dr. Eddy Agbo, over the weekend emerged as one of the three winners of the Innovation Prize for Africa, winning the Special Prize for Social Impact with innovative healthcare solution to address Africa’s prevailing malaria burden.
Thabo Mbeki: Africa’s philosopher-king
Thabo Mbeki’s dozen weekly letters between January and April 2016, trying to justify his actions as South Africa’s president between 1999 and 2008, were largely pedantic, petty, and petulant ...
NACA inaugurates Procurement Committee for 2016 capital projects
Prof. John Idoko, at the event, which was held at NACA Headquarters in Abuja, said the inauguration of the procurement planning committee is in pursuant to part V, section 21(1) of the public procurement act of 2007.
Nigerian Navy renders free medical services, mosquito nets to Borno IDPs
Ibas spoke on Monday in Maiduguri, while flagging of the medical rhapsody and free medical services to over 25, 000 displaced persons at the Dalori II resettlement camp.
Global Funds denies stopping AIDS, TB, malaria grants to Nigeria
Contrary to some reports, the Global Funds for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has not stopped its grants to fight the diseases in Nigeria.
Global fund accuses Nigeria of misappropriating malaria funds
Geneva based Global Fund to Fight Malaria, AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has suspended further funding support to the National Malaria Elimination Programme of the Federal Ministry of Health (NMEP) over alleged misappropriation of its funds.