DR Congo declares end to Ebola epidemic in east
DR Congo's government on Thursday officially declared an end to an Ebola epidemic that broke out in the east of the troubled country in August 2018 and went on to claim 2,277 lives.
Rotary Club of Eko Atlantic to distribute sanitary napkin, hygiene kits to female students monthly
Rotary Club of Eko Atlantic has launched Project Ominira to address the issue of absenteeism in schools due to menstrual issues and promote hygienic practices at Girls Junior Academy, Marina, Lagos.
From Ebola to COVID-19, NCDC builds sinews to fight infectious diseases
Sir: As of 31 May 2020, Nigeria had 10,162 confirmed cases of COVID-19 infections. The country managed to discharge 3,007 persons while recording 287 deaths.
Why COVID-19 is curable, by Ojeih
Dr. Paul Ojeih Jr. is the first son of the late Prof. Paul Olisa Ojeih and Managing Director (MD) of Iris Medical Foundation. Ojeih Jr. is an alternative medical practitioner with 22 years
WHO confirms 6 cases of Ebola in DRC
The World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa has confirmed six cases of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Coronavirus and tobacco industry duplicity
Sir: Lately, tobacco corporations have been getting special mention in the news just like they have always wanted. They crave the publicity.
Covid-19: Why is Nigeria always different?
Yes, sometimes, you just have to stare at the sky and ask: why is ours always different? What gods framed us so negatively different? It is a puzzling and a rather disturbingly...
WHO emergency committee meets on Ebola after new DR Congo case
The WHO said its emergency committee would meet Tuesday to discuss whether the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo still constitutes an international health emergency, after fresh cases were detected.