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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.


44 mins ago
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Timipre Sylva, has said that the country loses 400,000 barrels of crude daily via oil theft.
48 mins ago
The Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH), has says it is guided by principles of safety, efficacy, transparency and accountability in the COVID-19 mass vaccination campaign in the country.
3 hours ago
An attacker stabbed 10 people to death in Kerman province in southern Iran due to "personal differences", before being arrested by police, state media reported Monday.
3 hours ago
Six migrants were found dead at sea and others were missing after their boat sank Monday off the coast of Algeria, local television reported, adding six survivors were rescued.
3 hours ago
Nigerian artiste, Kizz Daniel (real name:Oluwatobilola Daniel Anidugbe) has been arrested by the Tanzania police for a breach of contract. The Buga singer who was billed to perform at his own concert tagged “Afro Classic World Tour” simply did not show up. Early today, videos of the concert goers destroying properties in the concert surfaced…