Friday, 2nd June 2023

Dr. Osagie Ehanire

28 Mar
Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has restated the need for organised private sector to complement government’s effort in providing inclusive and sustainable healthcare.
13 Mar
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, says President Muhammadu Buhari has laid a strong foundation upon which the nation’s healthcare sector can continue to build resilient institutions. Ehanire made the assertions on Monday in Ibadan, while inaugurating seven projects at the University College Hospital, (UCH), Ibadan. He said: “We all recall how much our…
5 Feb
The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, at the weekend, disclosed that the Federal Government is working on halting the brain drain in the health sector by improving conditions of service.
9 Oct 2022
The Federal Government has secured funds from the Global Fund to develop and modernise one general hospital in each of the 774 local councils to enable it to provide basic services to reduce pressure on the teaching hospitals.
9 Oct 2022
The twin problems of self medication and medication error that reared their heads at this year’s World Patient Safety Day are sufficiently alarming because of their high prevalence, and a preponderance of factors facilitating the unwholesome practices.
9 Sep 2022
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, (HURIWA), yesterday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sack Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire and his Ministry of Labour and Employment counterpart, Chris Ngige.
5 Sep 2022
National President of Guild of Medical Directors, Dr. Raymond Kuti, has said not up to 10 per cent of private medical institutions got palliatives from the Federal Government’s N100 billion COVID-19 intervention fund to the health sector.
12 Aug 2022
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has commended the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Ebute Meta, Lagos, for one of its skills transfer programmes.
29 Jul 2022
Clinical Pharmacists Association of Nigeria (CPAN) has tackled Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) and Association of Provosts of Colleges of Medicine in Nigeria (APCOM) for allegedly opposing the Teaching Hospitals Amendment bill.
26 Jul 2022
Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has said Nigeria is to begin production of hepatitis vaccines.
3 Jun 2022
The Federal Government, yesterday, said the significant progress achieved in the last three years in the fight against tuberculosis (TB), Nigeria still records 200,000 new infections yearly...
12 Apr 2022
The Federal Government has said the implementation of the National Surgical, Obstetric, Anastasia and Nursing Plan (NSOANP) for Nigeria at sub – national levels will expand access to surgical treatment and give positive outcomes leading to better healthcare for Nigerians. Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire who stated this in Abuja at a workshop on…


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For the second time in 24 hours, first batch of Jigawa State Muslim pilgrims to this year’s pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia have been forced to make an emergency landing at Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (MAKIA), Kano, for alleged technical hitches.
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President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has congratulated governors that emerged as leaders of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) and Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) respectively.
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The three-man Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal handling complaints of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Isa Ashiru, has commenced sitting in Kaduna State.