3 May 2018
The Federal Government is working on exploring available options to bridge the existing gap in the provision of neuro-development disorder services in the country.
2 May 2018
The Federal has ordered immediate ban on issuance of permits for the importation of codeine as active pharmaceutical ingredient for cough preparation.Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, who gave the directive yesterday in Abuja, said the move became necessary due to the gross abuse Codeine usage....
30 Apr 2018
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, said on Monday that the demand by striking Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) for salary parity with medical doctors was neither practicable nor acceptable.
27 Apr 2018
The Federal Government has allayed fears that the Saudi Arabian authority was threatening to bar Nigerians from performing 2018 hajj exercise.
26 Apr 2018
The scourge of cancer treatment in Nigeria can be described as appalling due to the numerous challenges that surrounds it. These include the cost of drugs, diagnosis,late presentation, inadequate basic research and clinical application, and poor data representation.
24 Apr 2018
Professional health associations under the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) yesterday vowed that they would not be cowed by the Federal Ministry of Health’s threat to introduce attendance register and enforce ‘no-work, no-pay’ rule.
21 Apr 2018
The Nigeria Health Summit holds on Thursday, April 26 at the Golden Gates Restaurant, Ikoyi, Lagos from 9am.
9 Apr 2018
May & Baker Nigeria Plc has recorded a Profit After Tax (PAT) of N370.87 million in its 2017 operations, against net loss after tax of N41.09 million recorded in the corresponding period in 2016.
7 Mar 2018
The Federal Government yesterday inaugurated the newly-constituted governing boards of parastatals under the Federal Ministry of Health and vowed to punish corrupt practices...
1 Mar 2018
The Global Health Fund for Malaria and Tuberculosis in conjunction with the Catholic Relief Services and the National Malaria Elimination Programme are set to distribute over three million Long Lasting Insecticide Treated Nets, worth N3bn in Ogun State.
18 Feb 2018
Daily, Nigerians throng foreign embassies in search of visas to travel abroad to seek cure for varying kidney ailments at very exorbitant costs.
12 Feb 2018
The Federal Government has said it would close down all illegal drug markets in the country from January 2019.