Friday, 19th August 2022
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1 hour ago
The Federal Government says that there are no short shelf doses of COVID-19 vaccine donations in the country.
8 Aug
The Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH), has says it is guided by principles of safety, efficacy, transparency and accountability in the COVID-19 mass vaccination campaign in the country.
21 Jun
Nigeria has fully vaccinated a total of 21,236,404 of its eligible population with COVID-19 vaccine. Executive Director of the National Primary HealthCare Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaib,...
21 Jun
North-East Development Commission (NEDC), in partnership with some media outfits, has commenced an enlightenment programme to promote peace, inter-religious dialogue and de-radicalisation for peaceful coexistence among the residents of the region.
1 Jun
The Federal Government has unveiled COVID-19 vaccination at community pharmacies to boost Nigeria’s efforts at attaining the national target of 70 per cent coverage in deference to attainment of herd immunity.
11 Apr
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), on Monday in Abuja, received over three million single-shot COVID-19 vaccines, donated by the Italian government.
25 Mar
Nigeria requires about N2.7 trillion over a 10-year period to reinvigorate its Primary Healthcare Centres, said National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA) boss, Dr. Faisal Shuaib.
20 Mar
The failure of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is manifestly expressed in the basket case that the healthcare profession has become.
16 Mar
Only four doctors are available to every 10,000 Nigerians, the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has disclosed.
14 Mar
The World Health Organisation (WHO), yesterday, warned that Nigeria risks re-emergence of polio due to high incidence of circulating Vaccine Derived Polio Virus Type 2 (cVDPV2).
11 Mar
Except for a last minute intervention, over 900 medical and health workers at the Garki Hospital in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) may be out of jobs.
22 Feb
The Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH), has said that the COVID-19 vaccine is an important tool to contain the global coronavirus pandemic.


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The International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) has supported about 35,000 youths across six states under the Value Chain Development Program (VCDP) in the development of agribusiness and entrepreneurship activities. IFAD Country Director Ms. Dede Ekoue who disclosed this at the VCDP National Youth Forum in Abuja stated that IFAD has contributed to the promotion…
37 mins ago
Dozens of people queue under monsoon drizzle for subsidised cooking oil in Myanmar's commercial hub Yangon, waiting for one of the many commodities that have become scarce as economic misery strikes the city.
1 hour ago
Mr Valentine Ozigbo, the former Anambra Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has defected to the Labour Party (LP).
1 hour ago
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says floods destroyed 1,750 hectares of farmland and displaced 183 households in Numan Local Government Area of Adamawa.
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Armed men broke into a hospital in the suburbs of Port-au-Prince and seized a patient before shooting him dead outside, the non-governmental group Doctors Without Border (MSF) said on Thursday.