PTF tasks businesses on N2.6tr stimulus package
To stave recession, the Federal Government has established an Economic Sustainability Plan backed by a stimulus package in the sum of N2.6 trillion to boost local economies and production.
COVID-19 is real, says Foreign Affairs Minister
Speaking about his experience during his three-week isolation in Abuja, Onyema stressed the need for Nigerians to undergo coronavirus testing.
Safety concerns as Russia approves ‘world’s first’ COVID-19 vaccine
Skepticism, yesterday, greeted the announcement by Russia that it had approved ‘‘world’s first’’ vaccine for COVID-19.
No COVID-19 test in 85 LGs, says PTF
NO coronavirus disease (COVID-19) test has been done and no case has been reported in 85 councils in 20 states of the federation since the outbreak of the pandemic. This is as five states still account for 60 per cent of the cases in the country.
Minister says breastfeeding can stop 20,000 maternal deaths yearly
Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has said that about 20,000 maternal deaths could be prevented annually if mothers practise optimal breastfeeding.
COVID-19: FG to develop innovative interventions to improve survival chances
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, says efforts are ongoing to develop innovative interventions to reduce COVID-19 case fatalities to below one per cent.
Nigeria to reduce Hepatitis B in children to 2% – Minister
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, says Nigeria is working to reduce chronic Hepatitis B virus (HBV) to less than two per cent in children under five years by the end of 2020.
PSN insists on removal of Mora as council’s chairman
The pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has protested against the appointment of Ahmed Mora as Chairman of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN). PSN subsequently called on the Federal Government to remove Mora as a matter of urgency.