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8 Dec 2019
Dr. Olufela Oridota, a Consultant Public Health Physician/Epidemiologist at Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), in this interview with GERALDINE AKUTU, talked about Schistosomiasis and how it can be managed.
2 Dec 2019
Lagos State Government will today begin mass administration of medicines for the control of schistosomiasis ravaging seven councils of the state.
25 May 2016
Nigeria yesterday received a donation of 34 million tablets to treat its school children against schistosomiasis, one of the most prevalent tropical diseases in Africa.


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Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Friday inaugurated a 1.6km link road in Ikorodu, Lagos State, facilitated by Mr Benson Babajimi, the lawmaker representing the area in the National Assembly.
46 mins ago
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced two additional fatalities from the coronavirus pandemic on Friday with 197 fresh cases reported across five states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
52 mins ago
The National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) has dismissed as “guess work“ claims from several parties on the volume and the cause of ongoing leak from Aiteo’s oilfield at Nembe, Bayelsa.
1 hour ago
The National Population Commission (NPC), says it is smoothening all necessary processes through pre-test exercise to improve the next census in the country
1 hour ago
World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday urged countries not to panic but to prepare for the likely spread of COVID-19 Omicron variant as scientists continue to study it.