Thursday, 18th August 2022
Breaking News:


12 Aug
Puncturing widespread belief, Director-General of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), Prof. Mohammed Sambo, has insisted that the controversial 15 per cent health tax is false..
11 Aug
Worried about the cost of health care services in Nigeria and particularly the increasing lack of access to prepaid insurance cover by the poor, a team from the World Health Organisation
4 Aug
The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has appealed to the Federal Government to channel the controversial one kobo per second call levy to fund insurance coverage for vulnerable Nigerians.
3 Aug
Inclusion of medical laboratories in development of operational guidelines of National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) will boost the country’s preparedness in tackling disease outbreaks.
28 Jul
The Federal Government has concluded plans to kick start the implementation of the long-awaited compulsory health insurance programme in order to make quality and affordable healthcare services accessible to 92 million vulnerable Nigerians.
21 Jul
As part of efforts to improve the quality of life of every citizen in the country, the National Surgical, Obstetrics, Anaesthesia and Nursing Plan (NSOANP) has proposed the introduction of free surgical emergency care into the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA).
24 May
Contrary to media reports, management of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has clarified that the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) Act does not make provision for telecoms tax as source of funding health insurance coverage for vulnerable Nigerians.


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Chelsea is investigating after racist abuse was allegedly directed against Tottenham forward Son Heung-min at Stamford Bridge, threatening the "strongest action".
41 mins ago
The National Union of Electricity Employee (NUEE) has expressed hope that the Federal Government would fulfil its promises to avert resuming its suspended strike.
1 hour ago
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has agreed to partner with the Committee of Youth on Mobilisation and Sensitisation (CYMS), to curb the menace of vote buying during elections.
1 hour ago
The Russian capital Moscow was on Thursday hit by smog coming from forest fires in a nearby region in the midst of a summer heatwave.
1 hour ago
Last weekend, Orijin, the custodian of culture was the toast of the Big Brother Naija Saturday night party themed Orijinal Ankara party. Saturday night parties are the highlights of Big Brother Naija weekends and Orijin delivered with melodious afrobeat music, flamboyant fashion, and its unique taste. The Level Up housemates partied away decked in stylish…