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28 Oct 2017
The Federal Ministry of health has announced laboratory confirmation of six additional cases among the earlier reported suspected cases of Monkey pox virus.
26 Oct 2017
Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has flagged off the nationwide inspection of medical laboratories by the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN).
2 Oct 2017
The planned suspension of industrial action embarked upon by the health and medical workers under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU), expected to be announced on Wednesday, may be under a fresh threat.
26 Sep 2017
The police in Edo State yesterday said it was yet to make any arrest over Sunday’s kidnap of the Managing Director of the Ogba Zoological Gardens, Dr. Andy Ehanire, in Benin City.
4 Sep 2017
Unfortunately, in Nigeria, there is critical shortage in HRH. But there are efforts to optimise the available workforce in the provision of quality essential services towards realisation of UHC.
3 Aug 2017
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the United States Pharmacopeia (USP), Dr. Ron Piervincenzi, visited Nigeria to participate in the celebration of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration...
15 Jun 2017
Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has urged the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) to pursue the ideal of improved standards in all aspects of medical laboratory eco system, in focusing on structure and associated construction industry.
11 May 2017
The Honourable Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has reiterated the President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s commitment to providing accessible, affordable and quality health care to Nigerians.
13 Apr 2017
There are indications that the death toll from the outbreak of Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM) epidemic has risen above 500 and beyond 4,000 cases from a total of 3,959 cases with 438 deaths reported over the weekend.
3 Mar 2017
With an over three million burden figure, Nigeria still has a lot to do in containing the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS), says the Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire.
25 Feb 2017
To this end, six health centres have been identified for upgrade and full staffing to enable the facilities provide 24-hour services at every 30-kilometre of the road.
22 Oct 2016
The national leadership of the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) and the Assembly of Health Care Professionals have vowed to resist the current efforts by government to reinstate ...


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