Thursday, 29th September 2022
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Isaac Adewole

15 Jan 2017
The complaint of medical practitioners over the abysmally poor allocation for health in the 2017 budget is understandable given the poor healthcare delivery system in the country and the need to make it better.
12 Jan 2017
Buhari, in his address, said the vision is to revitalise 10,000 primary health care facilities in Nigeria using a phased approach. “The first phase of this approach is what we are flagging off today.
7 Dec 2016
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, on Wednesday said that most unwanted pregnancies did not originate from contraceptive-failure but user-failure of contraceptives Adewole, also a Gynaecologist, was reacting to complaints over the rate of contraceptive failure, alleged to have led to a high rate of unwanted pregnancies in the country.
7 Dec 2016
The Minister of Health said: “Medical tourism is a big business and Nigeria will do everything possible to explore the opportunities it presents to generate revenue, provide healthcare and create job opportunities.”
4 Dec 2016
Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said that cardiovascular diseases remain the leading causes of deaths by non-communicable diseases (NCDs) among Nigerians.
18 Nov 2016
The Federal Government has launched three new policy documents to tackle health of newborns. They are Nigeria Every Newborn Action Plan, Essential Newborn Care Course ...
14 Nov 2016
Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Group, says that the active participation of the private sector is vital to eliminating malaria ...
13 Nov 2016
A documentary to demonstrate the Federal Government’s commitment to addressing issues of HIV/AIDS will be launched on Dec. 1, the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said.
10 Nov 2016
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, who spoke at the launch of the report, said malaria remained a major public health challenge, though the last 10 to 15 years of elimination initiatives in...
10 Nov 2016
The Society identified reasons why the pharmaceutical sector, which is valued at over $2 billion is not a major contributor to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
10 Nov 2016
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said that research is very fundamental in making decisions that are relevant and appropriate so as to enhance the nation’s building.
3 Nov 2016
Over 1,000 medical experts are set to brainstorm on the role of research and innovation in achieving the health-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Nigeria.


6 mins ago
The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) on Thursday disclosed that 300 corporate exhibitors would be participating in the 17th Abuja International Trade Fair (AITF). Director-General, ACCI, Victoria Akai, who disclosed this in Abuja, said the event is expected to be declared open by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday. The 17th AITF is scheduled…
13 mins ago
*Says he is a true culture ambassador The Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor, has described the Director-General of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, as a true cultural ambassador of Nigeria. The CDS made the remark when he received in audience a delegation comprising the executive members of…
17 mins ago
NEW YORK, USA, 29 September 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The UN chief on Wednesday paid tribute to the hundreds of victims and their families, of a 2009 stadium massacre in the capital of Guinea, as some of the ringleaders allegedly responsible for the gruesome death of more than 150 people that day, went on trial. Alongside the deaths, during…
48 mins ago
*Vows to ensure that 20% of Nigeria’s budget goes into funding education Accord presidential candidate, Professor Christopher Imumolen, has laid out his blueprint for the total revolution of Nigeria's seemingly comatose educational system if he gets elected as president come 2023. The successful entrepreneur laid out his plans during the convocation ceremony of the Joint…
2 hours ago
IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva met with Malawi's President Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera on Thursday and committed to provide support to the country, as it faces economic challenges and "unsustainable" public debt.