Dr. Osagie Ehanire
Health sector nears collapse as FG neglects resident doctors’ demands
There are fears that the health sector and efforts to contain the deadly Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) might collapse as resident doctors may resume their suspended strike soon.
Government yields, okays N13.6b for docs’ insurance, hazard allowance
The Federal Government yesterday yielded to the demands of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) by approving N9 billion for the group life insurance...
Don’t re-open schools, other public places yet, FG warns states
The Presidential Taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19 has warned states against re-opening of schools and other places where people can gather in large numbers, as it is not yet safe to do so.
Experts fear Madagascar’s organics could accelerate malaria resistance
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, at the State House, Abuja, received the Madagascan native formulation against the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), and reiterated that he will listen...
COVID-19 pandemic increases employment opportunities for doctors, nurses, others
It is different strokes for different folks as a result of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. While so many jobs have been lost and more would be lost in some sectors as businesses gradually...
Confusion over FG’s rice palliative for South West
Whether the bags of rice the Federal Government donated to states in the South West are fit for human consumption, partially fit, or totally unfit depends on who takes the question...
Covid-19: Chinese medical team will be bringing globally “scarce medical supplies” – Minister says
The 18-member team of Chinese experts will be arriving soon with “globally scarce supplies” in the fight against the...
The many gaps in Buhari’s Covid-19 address
While many had given up hope about President Muhammadu Buhari addressing Nigerians as other world leaders are doing daily on the COVID-19 pandemic to reassure their citizens, his outing would turn out what many have described as just an address.