Janet Ekpenyong

Vibrio cholerae, Gram-negative bacteria. 3D illustration of bacteria with flagella PHOTO: Giovanni Cancemi/Shutterstock

Cholera kills 7 children in Cross River, says DG

Dr Janet Ekpenyong, Director General (D-G), Cross River Primary Healthcare Care Agency, has confirmed the death of seven children from cholera in the state.
2 years ago
DG of Cross River Primary Healthcare Development Agency (CRSPHCDA), Dr. Janet Ekpenyong

Cross River debunks cases of monkey pox

Cross River State Government has debunked reports of active cases of monkey pox in parts of the state. The Director General of the Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency..
2 years ago
(FILES) In this file photo taken on February 6, 2021 a box containing vials of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine is pictured at the Foch hospital in Suresnes, on the start of a vaccination campaign for health workers with the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine. - Canada's most populous province of Ontario on May 11, 2021 suspended use of the AstraZeneca Covid vaccine as a first dose, citing new data showing increased risks of blood clotting. (Photo by Alain JOCARD / AFP)

Cross River receives another batch of COVID-19 vaccines

Cross River State government has received 105, 000 doses of Mordena and 11, 000 AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines. State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Betta Edu and Director-General of the Cross River State Primary
3 years ago