Dr. Osagie Ehanire
Bayelsa to prioritise health sector investments as Diri unveils new policies
The Bayelsa State Government, yesterday, declared that it would prioritise investments in the health sector to improve the well-being of the people.
FG launches homegrown strategy for COVID-19 vaccination roll out
The Federal Government has launched a homegrown Strategy to deliver the COVID-19 vaccination and Electronic Management of Immunisation Data (EMID) System in the country.
FG releases N10b for COVID-19 vaccine production
The Federal Government has announced the release N10 billion to support domestic vaccine production.
SERAP seeks probe of alleged missing N3.8b in health ministry
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN)
Health workers give govt 15 days to address welfare
The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) and Assembly of Healthcare Professional Associations (AHPA) have given the Federal Government 15 days to meet their demands.
WHO urges Nigeria, Africa to wipe out vaccine derived polio virus
Following the eradication of the wild polio virus in the country, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has called on Nigeria and Africa to work together to defeat Circulating Vaccine...
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...