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Prof Isaac Adewole

12 Aug 2016
The World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Ministry of Health confirmed two new cases of polio in Nigeria, yesterday, at an emergency meeting of its Expert Review Committee (ERC) on Polio and Routine Immunisation in Nigeria.
4 Aug 2016
Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, made this announcement when he spoke at a Town Hall meeting in Enugu.
3 Aug 2016
Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), and the Federal Ministry of Health are exploring partnership opportunities in healthcare delivery.At a just-concluded Health Concepts Validation Exercise organised by SNEPCo in Lagos...
17 Jul 2016
I am equally hopeful that if the robust and cost- efficient National Health Agenda the two Health ministers have been promoting which is to deliver basic health care on a sustained basis to about 100 million Nigerians in the next
15 Jul 2016
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has restated government’s determination to check prevalence of vision impairment in the country.
15 Jul 2016
The Federal Government has launched the Programme for Results (PforR) to support the Saving One Million Lives (SOML) initiative of former President Goodluck Jonathan, which he launched in October 2012.
12 Jul 2016
The Federal Government yesterday said health sector reform has achieved infant mortality reduction from 100 per 1000 live births in 2003 to 69 per 100 live births in 2013.”
10 Jul 2016
Dr Matshidiso Moeti, the World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, is expected to begin a three-day official visit to Nigeria on Monday, a statement has said.
21 Jun 2016
Mi has directed chief medical directors and medical directors of Federal Government tertiary health institutions to fill the vacancies created by resident Doctors who failed to report to work.
12 Jun 2016
Itam is a sleepy, nondescript town that ushers you into Uyo, the capital city of Akwa Ibom State. It holds a rather special place in my heart. Flashback 50 years ago,...
11 Jun 2016
This development, especially President Buhari’s case, has nonetheless generated much controversy and criticisms from Nigerians.
9 Jun 2016
Determined to discourage health tourism and improve its services, the University of Lagos Teaching Hospital (LUTH) has just concluded another round of open-heart surgeries in the past week.


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The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has confirmed the detonation of explosives by unknown gun men on the Abuja-Kaduna railway Wednesday night. The Managing Director of the corporation, Fidet Okhiria, who confirmed this to The Guardian, said the explosives damaged the rail tracks around Dutse and Rijana in Kaduna. A viral video circulating online shows how…
35 mins ago
American actress Ruby Rose has shared that she was fired from The CW's Batwoman after being seriously injured on set.  The actress who starred as the title superhero character in the show's first season revealed this in a series of Instagram stories. She alleged that the role was recast last year after two herniated discs required her…
55 mins ago
Parliamentarians in Benin have voted to legalise abortion in the West African country, where it was already authorised under restricted conditions. Under the new law, passed late Wednesday, women can terminate a pregnancy within the first three months if it is likely to "aggravate or cause material, educational, professional or moral distress, incompatible with the…
1 hour ago
A former Manager with the Zenith Bank Plc, Dr. Osadebe Osakwe has dragged the publisher of Sahara Reporters Mr. Omoyele Sowore and the Sahara Reporters Media group to a Lagos High Court seeking the sum of N250 million each as damages from the defendants for alleged defamation of character. Dr. Osadebe who is also the…
1 hour ago
Former United States President's has revealed plans for a new social media platform TRUTH Social. The former president's media company Trump Media & Technology Group (TMTG), merged with the Digital World Acquisition Corp. to become a publicly listed company with a potential valuation of up to $1.7 billion. Trump announced that TRUTH social would launch…