Health workers petition Buhari on discriminatory appointments at FMoH
Workers under the aegis of the Joint Health Sector Union/Assembly of Healthcare Professional Associations (JOHESU/AHPA) have petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari...
Experts call for public, private partnership in mental care
Experts in the mental health have emphasised on public-private partnership as a means to improving the mental health services in the Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, and the country.
FG committed to fight against cancer, says minister
The Federal Government said its commitment to fight against cancer has led to the upgrade of seven treatment centres.Speaking, yesterday, in Abuja, at the annual conference of the Association of Physicists, the Minister of Health....
Why sector is critical in economic development plan, by minister
Following the presentation of the 2018 budget, the Minster of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and the 36 states commissioners for health have said the health sector should be given due priority in the economic development plan.
FG plans N1b support to fight HIV and AIDS through NHIS
The Federal Government said on Monday that it would support the fight against HIV and AIDS programmes through the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in 2018.
2018 budget threatens refurbishment of health centres, vaccine production
The N71.11 billion allocated for capital projects in the 2018 budget may have technically knocked out the refurbishment of 10,000 primary healthcare centres (PHCs) and execution of other projects in the sector.
Availability of medicine critical to security, survival, says minister
Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, yesterday said that availability of medicines was critical for the security and survival of the country.
MTN Foundation launches project to check mother, child mortality Nigeria
Yellow Heart was launched in Abuja by the Minister of Health , Prof. Isaac Adewole. The objective is aimed at “ drastically reduce the prevalence of deaths of women and children by providing access to...