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2 Jun 2016
Worried that nearly 30 percent of all malaria infections happen in Nigeria, international non-profit organization, Africare, has taken the malaria prevention campaign to Abuja schools.
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.


17 mins ago
The Youth Coalition For Responsible Leadership (YCRL) has called on members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Lagosians to ignore claims by a group named Badagry Division Alliance for Ideal Democracy (BDAID) against an aspirant for the Lagos West Senatorial District, Dr Idiat Oluranti Adebule. The youth said the claims are part of desperate…
1 hour ago
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has licensed Starlink, a satellite internet constellation operated by SpaceX, providing satellite internet access coverage to 32 countries. This licensing followed a visit to Nigeria by the company’s team in May last year. Elated Elon Musk took to his Twitter handle to announce this development today. The NCC has equally…
1 hour ago
The United States is extending for another six months exemptions from punitive tariffs for some medical products from China, the US Trade Representative announced Friday.
2 hours ago
Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has finally bowed to pressure from political parties by extending the deadline for the conduct of primary elections by six days. INEC Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, said the commission took the decision after a meeting with the 18 registered political parties under the aegis of the Inter-Party Advisory…
2 hours ago
Amber Heard's lawyer Ben Rottenborn has referred to Johnny Depp as a 'monster' in closing arguments for the Depp-Heard defamation trial. Both lawyers gave closing arguments in the current trial in Fairfax, Virginia, summarizing much of what has been said on both sides since the trial began on April 11. Rottenborn said, "if he abused…