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Faisal Shuaib

26 Aug
World Health Organisation (WHO) has said it is a case of near-miss for Nigeria to attain certification of eradication of indigenous transmission of Wild Polio Virus (WPV) in 2016.
21 Jun
Nigeria has fully vaccinated a total of 21,236,404 of its eligible population with COVID-19 vaccine. Executive Director of the National Primary HealthCare Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaib,...
1 Jun
The Federal Government has unveiled COVID-19 vaccination at community pharmacies to boost Nigeria’s efforts at attaining the national target of 70 per cent coverage in deference to attainment of herd immunity.
11 Apr
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), on Monday in Abuja, received over three million single-shot COVID-19 vaccines, donated by the Italian government.
25 Mar
Nigeria requires about N2.7 trillion over a 10-year period to reinvigorate its Primary Healthcare Centres, said National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA) boss, Dr. Faisal Shuaib.
16 Mar
Only four doctors are available to every 10,000 Nigerians, the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has disclosed.
26 Jan
Nigeria has spent $298 million on procurement of 29 million doses of the Johnson and Johnson jab. Besides, 14,093,873 eligible persons have received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine..
14 Jan
About 395 cases of Circulating Mutant Poliovirus Type 2 (cMPV2) have been reported across 27 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
4 Dec 2021
The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19, has authorised vaccine booster against the pandemic for eligible Nigerians.
2 Dec 2021
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), says COVID-19 mass vaccination aims to increase uptake of the vaccine in Nigeria to rapidly achieve herd immunity.
21 Nov 2021
The initial scramble that came with the outbreak of COVID-19 in Nigeria exposed the inadequacy in the country’s healthcare infrastructure with many states in Nigeria not able to test for coronavirus.
8 Nov 2021
Lagos State Government has developed a robust vaccination strategy leveraging on both the strengths of the public and private sectors of the healthcare system to mitigate the impact....


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