As part of efforts to encourage exclusive breastfeeding amongst women, the Cross River State government is proposing a law for one month and six months paid paternity and maternity leave for men and women..
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.
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..
23 Aug 2021
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 Healthcare Development Agency,....
20 Aug 2021
Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, has approved implementation of 100 per cent Consolidated Medical Salary Structure (CONMESS) for doctors in the state hospitals to be at par with their colleagues in federal service.
19 Apr 2021
The Director-General, Cross River Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Janet Ekpenyong, says no fewer than 27,000 residents have taken a jab the AstraZeneca vaccine in the state.
18 Dec 2020
The Cross River State Government has promised to reduce maternal and child mortality rate by 50 per cent in 2021. Commissioner for Health, Dr. Betta Edu, stated this yesterday at the commencement of the Maternal Newborn and Child Health Week (MNCH) in Calabar.