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10 Aug 2020
Stakeholders in Ebonyi State have canvassed more funding, especially from the private sector, to fight malaria in Nigeria, saying 97 per cent of its population was at risk of the scourge.
18 Jul 2020
The Ebola outbreak in the DR Congo's northwest is growing, according to health officials, sounding the alarm weeks after
12 Jul 2020
The World Health Organisation (WHO) in collaboration with Borno State government would treat two million children against malaria in the state. The children drawn from 25 Local Councils are to be administered with malaria chemo-prevention drug.
10 Jul 2020
That the ravaging COVID-19 which has since the beginning of the year spread rapidly around the globe could leave a very serious public health crisis in its wake is no longer news.
4 Jul 2020
THE Executive Secretary, Country Coordinating Mechanism of Global Fund, Dozie Ezechukwu, has said that Nigeria may be witnessing increased mortality from Malaria and Tuberculosis (TB) due to...
14 Jun 2020
Panic has gripped the city of Calabar and its environ, as hospitals and pharmacies recorded an unprecedented upsurge in malaria and typhoid fever cases
17 May 2020
The word “temperature” generally means the degree or measure of hotness or coldness of a surface. So, it is safe to say the human body temperature is the degree of hotness...
26 Apr 2020
Dr Babajide Puddicombe, President, Malaria Society of Nigeria (MSN), has called on the Federal Government to construct underground drainage system across the country to minimise deaths due to malaria.
26 Apr 2020
As the world grapples with COVID-19 pandemic, the RBM Partnership to End Malaria, along with global and regional partners, including World Health Organisation...
26 Apr 2020
It is widely accepted that the only thing that is permanent in life is change; however, change is usually faced with a lot of resistance, as people would want to do things the old ways.
25 Apr 2020
As the world grapples with the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, experts have warned that malaria infection is increasingly responsible for Nigerians dying from the pandemic and vice-versa, since about 97 per cent of the population is at risk of the mosquito-borne infection.
24 Apr 2020
Already battling to contain the novel coronavirus, Zimbabwe health authorities are also facing a surge in malaria cases which has claimed 152 lives this year, a doctor said Friday.

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The Chief Medical Officer for Northern Ireland has issued a fresh call for pregnant women to get vaccinated. The warning comes as the spread of the Omicron variant continues to cause high case numbers in Northern Ireland. Professor Sir Michael McBride, who has served as the Chief Medical Officer for Northern Ireland since 2006, said…