11 Feb 2021
Experts in the health sector have blamed the leadership of the country for the continuous threat of infectious diseases ravaging the country.
24 Dec 2020
Worried about concerns over the use of COVID-19 vaccines, the emergence of mutant strains in United Kingdom (U.K.) and South Africa as well as the commencement of second wave of the virus with attendant spike in new cases and deaths....
22 Aug 2019
Former Commissioner for Health, Lagos State, Dr. Jide Idris, has commended a group of socio-philanthropic individuals, KB Klub, of the College of Medicine...
9 May 2019
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr Jide Idris, has said the Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) guidelines released will help check quackery...
9 May 2019
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has reaffirmed his commitment to providing universal basic primary healthcare to reduce maternal mortality.
22 Apr 2019
Commissioner for health, Lagos state, Dr. Jide Idris, has restated commitment to reduce the maternal mortality across the state and environs.He made the remarks during the facility tour of rehabilitated Ayinke House at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH). Idris who has represented by Head, Project Unit, Lagos Ministry of health, Dr. Oduole Olusoga,…
18 Apr 2019
Commissioner for health, Lagos state, Dr. Jide Idris, has restated commitment to reduce the maternal mortality across the state and environs. He made the remarks during the facility tour of rehabilitated Ayinke House at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH). Idris who has represented by Head, Project Unit, Lagos Ministry of health, Dr. Oduole…
24 Feb 2019
Health insurance is a symbiotic financing scheme for the state; it is a way of mobilising funds for the sector. The sector is very huge and resource- demanding.
15 Feb 2019
Lagos State Government has sought partnership with private sector operators in implementing the recently unveiled mandatory health insurance scheme in the state.
31 Dec 2018
The Lagos State Commissioner of Health, Dr Jide Idris has said the state’s health insurance scheme is mandatory and will include basic primary health services and selected secondary health services such as caesarean section.....
19 Dec 2018
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has said that one per cent of the state’s consolidated revenue in the 2018 budget was set aside for health insurance, to improve healthcare delivery.
19 Nov 2018
Doctors Without Borders/MédecinsSans Frontières (MSF) is working with the federal government to develop a three-year national action plan on noma disease control in the country.