Stakeholders in the healthcare sector in Niger State have expressed concern over the shortage of personnel to man the primary and secondary healthcare facilities.
World Health Organisation (WHO) has said special attention should be paid to vaccination of healthcare workers exposed to diphtheria to curb its spread.
To bridge brain drain gaps and provide inclusive and sustainable healthcare, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Princess Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, has stressed the need for government and the private sector to provide suitable environment for the nation’s healthcare workers.
Nigerian doctors take the Hippocratic Oath. In April 2019, Nigeria’s labour and employment minister, Dr Chris Ngige, was asked about Nigeria losing healthcare professionals to economic migration that took them to better-paying jobs in other continents, and he brushed it aside, saying that Nigeria had a surplus that made the migration a non-issue. A year…
ActionAid Nigeria (AAN) has called on traditional leaders, policymakers, and other critical stakeholders to unite in the fight to end Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in the country.
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The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohaneze Nd'Igbo has expressed willingness to partner with the South East Branch of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), covering Anambra, Enugu and Ebonyi States.
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Immediate past Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Osita Okechukwu, yesterday, cautioned Enugu State Governor, Peter Mba, to beware of what he termed, “dangers of squeezing water out of stone."
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Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (PHCCIMA) has sought collaboration with Rwanda on an innovative approach to boost the economy of Rivers State and the country at large.
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The family of Governor Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State has announced arrangements for the burial ceremony of their patriarch, Late Pa Simeon Soludo (Akukananwa), beginning from December 23, 2023.
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The Catholic Archbishop of Benin City, Most Rev. Dr. Augustine Akubeze, will, on December 29, 2023, join thousands of Catholic faithful in a Pontifical Mass to celebrate 100 years of Catholic faith in Igbanke, Orhionmwon Local Council of Edo State.
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Delta State Government, at the weekend, summoned hundreds of market women and men across the state to address the high cost of goods and food stuffs in the state.
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The Federal Government and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) project has injected about $20 million into the rural economy of six states in the Niger Delta region.
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Lagos Area Committee of the Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB) and Insurfeel Initiative have partnered to promote insurance awareness through the provision of free insurance coverage to students under ‘School Care Cover’.