Senate wants doctors held responsible for any dead patient
The Senate Committee on Health has faulted the strike embarked upon by resident doctors, asking Nigerians to hold the doctors responsible if any patient dies on account of the strike.
Senate faults independent conversion of COVID-19 panel
The Senate Committee on Health has faulted the executive arm of government for converting the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 to a steering committee without allegedly consulting with the National Assembly.
Reps to amend National Health Act
The House of Representatives says it is working on plans to amend the National Health Act towards making healthcare service affordable to Nigerians.
Ministry working on showcasing benefits of traditional medicine in Nigeria
The Ministry of Health says it is working towards showcasing benefits of traditional medicine in Nigeria. Minister of Health Osagie Ehanire said this at a one-day Public Hearing by the Senate Committee on Health in Abuja, on Monday.
End of road for Saraki as Oloriegbe wins
The acclaimed strong man of Kwara State politics and current Senate President Bukola Saraki has lost the Kwara Senatorial district election to the All Progressives Congress candidates, Ibrahim Yahaya Oloriegbe. In the four local government areas that constitute the Kwara Central Senatorial district, APC polled a total of 123, 808 votes while the Peoples Democratic…