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8 Aug
Director General, Nigeria Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), Prof. Babatunde Salako, has stressed the need for adequate funding to tackle Marburg Virus even as he disclosed
22 Jul
It is trite, but true to restate that Nigeria’s major problem is leadership! Despite her abundance of natural and human endowments, the country perhaps simply lacks quality leadership
12 May
To stop the over 600 million persons who fall ill and more than 400,000 others that die yearly from eating contaminated foods, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO), the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research...
10 Dec 2021
Prof. Richard Adegbola, a Research Professor at the Nigeria Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), Lagos, on Friday advised the country to consider safety as a key element in vaccine production.
11 Nov 2021
Chairman Board of Trustees, Nigerian Institute for Medical Research (NIMR) Yaba, Lagos, Foundation and Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has assured Nigerians that the foundation ...
14 Oct 2021
Towards promoting medical research and development in alignment with national and states health priorities for the advancement of public health, the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research...
23 Sep 2021
The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) Yaba, Lagos is set to begin local manufacture of test kits for Lassa and Yellow fever with the inauguration of four production facilities.
18 Sep 2021
Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora, the Minister of State for Health, has commended the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) for unveiling Lassa and yellow fever diagnostic kits...
17 Aug 2021
The NIMR was the first institute of medical research in Nigeria created in 1920 as the centre for production of yellow fever vaccine before it metamorphosed into the present day NIMR....
13 Aug 2021
The Federal Government will increase investments into research and healthcare development as part of efforts to boost the health sector, Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora, Minister of State for Health, said on Friday in Lagos.
17 Jul 2021
Prof. Babatunde Salako, Director-General, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), has said that the recent increase in COVID-19 cases could be a signal of a third wave of the pandemic.
27 May 2021
The Academic Staff Union of Research Institutes (ASURI) has called for speedy assent to the National Research and Innovation Council Bill.


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Lionel Messi will miss Paris Saint-Germain's trip to Reims with a calf problem, the club said on Friday.
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Scammers stole cryptocurrency worth roughly $100 million from Binance, the world's biggest exchange for crypto assets, the firm said on Friday.
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As political parties strategise to put out formidable campaigns to woo voters ahead of the 2023 general elections, Yiaga Africa yesterday released a preliminary report indicating a decline of youth candidacy from 34 per cent in the 2019 general elections to 28 per cent in 2023 general elections.
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Iran said Friday an investigation into the death in custody of Mahsa Amini found she lost her life to illness rather than reported beatings that sparked three weeks of bloody protests. Amini, 22, died on September 16, three days after falling into a coma following her arrest in Tehran by the morality police for allegedly…
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Mike Makinde made history on Saturday by joining the prestigious class of Nigeria Cup winners. The honour came through his victory in the 25th edition of the Nigeria Cup; a weeklong competition put together to celebrate the nation's Independence anniversary. Relishing the outcome of the competition, the 11-handicap player said he never envisage winning the…