National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is to introduce branded medication to address the perennial problem of out-of-stock drugs in accredited health facilities.
Police caught suspects hiding in neighbour’s ceiling A magistrate court in Vereeniging, South Africa, has remanded two Nigerian men in custody after they were arrested for allegedly dealing in narcotics. They are Amandi Henry Ogbuonye, aged 39, and Amobi Christian Eze, aged 30. The duo’s arrest, according to multiple reports, came after law enforcement agencies…
The Lagos command has warned of an increase in insanity among youths due to the level of uncontrollable indulgence in dangerous drugs.
The rampant abuse of drugs among Nigerians especially youths has left many asking the rhetorical question “are youths still the leaders of tomorrow”?
Issues of security and safety took the centre stage as stakeholders met in Lagos to discuss the safety of school children and how to prevent attacks on them.
Niger State government through Niger State Drugs and Hospitals Consumables Management Agency (NSDHCMA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with six local pharmaceutical manufacturing companies
20 Nov 2021
He was stark naked and walking incoherently along the presidential road, Enugu, last Tuesday afternoon. Looking at the young man who was murmuring to himself as he walked, he was not up to 25 years..
18 Oct 2021
Belgian officials announced Monday they had broken up a cocaine smuggling gang, arresting 27 people in a series of raids during which they seized drugs, guns and luxury goods -- including horses.
4 Oct 2021
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), have arrested a suspected fake soldier, Hayatu Galadima and his accomplice, Hamisu Adamu while conveying drugs
19 Sep 2021
Trafficking in dangerous hard drugs, and abuse of narcotic substances, is one problem that is showcasing a potential to destroy this country, unless of course
16 Aug 2021
A General Physician, Dr Saheed Adelaja , says resistance to antimalaria drugs contributes to malaria mortality. Adelaja made the assertion on Monday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ibadan. “Malaria is a major public health burden throughout the world. “Resistance to antimalarial drugs has increased the mortality despite the various…
11 Aug 2021
Three new candidate drugs are being tested in the latest phase of global Solidarity clinical trials to find effective treatments against COVID-19, the World Health Organisation...