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29 Jun
The Federal Government has increased the tax on cigarettes by 30 per cent as part of its control measures against public health. Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora, disclosed this on Tuesday while delivering his remark at the launch of the Tobacco Control Data Initiative Dashboard in Abuja. A 2012 Global Adult Tobacco Survey…
21 May
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged doctors and other health professionals to devise practicable solutions for the challenges bedeviling Nigeria’s health care system.
6 Mar
The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Olorunnimbe Mamora, has reiterated Federal Government’s resolve to find a lasting solution to the brain drain syndrome that has plagued the health sector for many years. Speaking at the investiture of Professor Akinsanya Olayide Osibogun as the 22nd President of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, Mamora…
1 Feb
Nigeria is among the few countries in the world that are still reporting greater than 1,000 new leprosy cases yearly. Minister of State for Health, Dr. Olorumibe Mamora, who disclosed this at an event to commemorate...
4 Dec 2021
As COVID-19 continues to ravage humanity across the world, Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has stressed the need to strengthen Nigeria’s health security architecture to ensure that the nation is prepared at all times to detect and respond effectively to new variants and other epidemics.
3 Dec 2021
The Minister of State for Health, Sen. Olorunnimbe Mamora, says the Presidential Task Force, which later metamorphosed into the presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19, contributed to the success of the Nigerian COVID-19 response.
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...
14 Sep 2021
The Federal Government has charged alternative and traditional medicine practitioners to work hard towards discovering a local solution to the COVID-19 pandemic.
5 Sep 2021
The Minister of State for Health, Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora has advocated increased funding for the health sector to tackle some challenges hampering affordable and quality healthcare delivery in Nigeria.
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.
5 Aug 2021
The Academy of Medicine Specialties of Nigeria (AMSN) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to stem brain drain and medical tourism by creating enabling environment and encouraging medical practitioners ...
23 Jul 2021
Medical experts and laboratory scientists, yesterday, stressed the need for collaborative efforts between the government and private sector to build a strong, solid, affordable...


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The International Executive Committee of the All Africa Music Award (AFRIMA), in conjunction with the African Union Commission (AUC), on Tuesday, appointed Mr Makhtar Diop as the country director
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Fellow Nigerians, I address you today, with a deep sense of gratitude to God and a high level of appreciation to all Nigerians whose tremendous goodwill gave me the opportunity to provide leadership...
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President Muhammadu Buhari has decried the level of trade among African countries but stated that the Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) would succeed if the various governments demonstrate
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An employee of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in Anambra State, Duruocha Osita Joel, who was declared missing, has been found dead.
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Nurse educators under the Federal Ministry of Health have dragged the Federal Government to court seeking an interpretation of the newly signed harmonised retirement age for teachers in Nigeria.