How Nigeria can achieve functional health insurance scheme, by Ghanaian NHIS boss
The Chief Executive Officer of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) of Ghana, Mrs. Lydia Dsana-Selby has advised the Federal Government to find an innovative way to bring the informal sector into its Health Insurance Scheme.
NPHCDA appeals to States, LGs to take action to end polio by March 2020
The National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA), has appealed to state and local governments to invest more on polio endgame programme towards achieving polio free certification...
Why Nigeria could still be declared polio-free by March 2020
Stakeholders are unanimous that Nigeria is on the verge of eliminating polio despite the activities of Boko Haram and the significant further increase in Wild Polio Virus...
Nigeria begins documentation for ARCC’s WPV-free certification
The Federal Government yesterday marked three years without a Wild Polio Virus (WPV) case in the country and expressed confidence that by March 2020 Nigeria would be certified as polio free.
Improving preparedness for Ebola, epidemic-prone diseases
The arrival of Ebola in Lagos on July 20, 2014 created serious concerns to the global health community.
Advocate of primary health care, Sa’adu Salahu bows out of NPHCDA
Experts in the Nigerian media industry converged on the headquarters of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) on Friday to celebrate the Head of Public Relations Unit of the agency, Mr. Sa’adu Salahu, as he retired from service.
FG’s emergency declaration on public health
A declaration of state of emergency on public health in the country recently by the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has added to the blacklist of issues that governments at all levels have failed to address for decades.
‘Nigeria still at moderate risk of Ebola outbreak’
Climate change is a global problem for all countries. We are now experiencing higher temperatures than usual, across the world.