Medical experts have recommended strong and resilient health system as best line of defence against pandemics and public health challenge.
21 Jun 2018
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has expressed concerns about the abuse of prescription medicines and other psychoactive substances not under international control. The fundamental objective of the drug control conventions is to achieve a balance between ensuring availability for medical and scientific purposes and preventing diversion to illicit use…
6 Feb 2018
No fewer than 77 real and 405 suspected cases of Lassa fever have been recorded in different states of the country this year.
19 Jul 2016
Faced with increasing embarrassment globally, Nigeria in 2013 launched a new International Certificate of Vaccination and Prophylaxis (Yellow Card). Countries requiring proof of vaccination against yellow fever...