Monday, 29th November 2021
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2 Jun 2016
A coalition of Nigerian-based health NGOs has called on the Federal Government to safeguard the achievements of the Global Fund for HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis (TB) and Malaria (GFATM)
20 May 2016
Although the series of reports from global health organisations about the declining state of malaria cases and deaths may be cheery news, the revelation that Nigeria accounts ...
17 May 2016
A coalition of civil society organisations has launched an independent inquiry into the alleged misuse of global funding donations to Nigeria in support of fight against malaria, HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis.
11 May 2016
The World Health Organisation (WHO) in its report titled “Global Technical Strategy for Malaria, 2016-2030” to mark this year’s World Malaria Day in Geneva listed Nigeria ...
9 May 2016
Contrary to some reports, the Global Funds for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has not stopped its grants to fight the diseases in Nigeria.
7 May 2016
Geneva based Global Fund to Fight Malaria, AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has suspended further funding support to the National Malaria Elimination Programme of the Federal Ministry of Health (NMEP) over alleged misappropriation of its funds.
21 May 2015
The Nigerian Inter-Faith Action Association says it will train 18,000 clerics in Akwa Ibom on the use of long lasting malaria preventive commodities.
21 May 2015
Member states of WHO have adopted a new global malaria strategy for 2016 to 2030, the global health body
7 Apr 2015
DESPITE huge funds spent yearly on prevention, control and treatment of malaria, over 40 per cent of deaths in sub-Saharan Africa occur in Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo.


Infection rates of HIV are not slowing fast enough to reach the goal of eradicating AIDS by 2030, a report by the United Nations group to fight the disease said Monday.
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Nigeria recorded one COVID-19 death on Sunday.
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Neymar is expected to be sidelined for between six and eight weeks after sustaining ligament damage to his left ankle, Paris Saint-Germain said on Monday.
16 mins ago
Trial of Chidinma Ojukwu charged with murder of the Super TV Chief Executive Officer, Usifo Ataga, was on Monday stalled due to the prosecution witness’s lack of composure.
22 mins ago
South Africa on Monday said it was "regrettable... (and) sad" that fellow African nations had joined a rush by wealthy countries to impose travel bans over the new Covid variant.