Friday, 27th January 2023
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16 Jul 2022
Official data published by UN agencies on Friday shows the largest sustained decline in childhood vaccination rates in approximately 30 years
24 Jun 2022
Rekia Auwal was nine months old. Her parents were displaced from a remote village in Borno, after an attack by insurgents. Rekia died after having fever and skin rashes for days, without medical intervention.
11 Feb 2022
The Bayelsa Commissioner for Health, Dr Pabara Newton-Igwele, has reassured persons living with HIV in the state that they can safely get the coronavirus vaccination.
7 Jan 2022
President of the Indian Cultural Association, Sanjay Jain, yesterday, hinged aviation rebound on better adherence to travel protocols and herd immunity through vaccination.
28 Nov 2021
Tens of thousands of Austrians rallied this weekend to protest against the government's introduction of compulsory vaccination -- the first EU country to do so as the chancellor insisted on Sunday that the move would represent....
6 Oct 2021
The International Air Transport Association (IATA), yesterday, bemoaned the slow pace of vaccination and travel restrictions in Nigeria and other African countries
28 Sep 2021
The Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 (PSC) has said that in spite of the decline in global cases, more caution is needed rather than over-confidence.
21 Sep 2021
The Resource Centre for Human Rights & Civic Education (CHRICED) has petitioned the Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of the National Primary Healthcare Development Agency
9 Sep 2021
The Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund (NSSF), a non-profit organisation created as a partnership between the international advocacy organisation, Global Citizen and the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority...
7 Sep 2021
The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) has called for the training of community pharmacists on vaccination.
29 Jul 2021
Bauchi State Government has begun the vaccination of 1.5 million residents of the state against cholera.
16 Jul 2021
*Says non-specialist doctors compound cases through the wrong approach to treatment Consultant, Clinical Oncologist/ Lecturer, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Dr. Omolola Salako, has lamented that the country high rate of cancer fatality is due to the fact that patients are not presented to specialists on time for treatment.   She said 80 per…


2 hours ago
Bola Tinubu's presidential spokesman, Dr. Josef Onoh has replied Atiku Abubakar's media aide, Phrank Shaibu, explaining the stages of revolution and what the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate meant when he spoke about a revolution in Ogun state on Thursday. Shaibu had criticized Tinubu for saying that he will revolutionise Nigeria if he becomes the…
4 hours ago
Some supporters of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osogbo on Friday stormed major streets to express their dissatisfaction over the Election Petitions Tribunal Judgment that disqualified Gov. Ademola Adeleke.
4 hours ago
Participants at an UNMISS workshop in Bor discussed how to improve the protection of civilians in their region. Photo: Mach Samuel/UNMISS MACH SAMUEL/FILIP ANDERSSON Juba, South Sudan, 27 January 2022, /African Media Agency/JONGLEI- Keeping people safe is a joint and permanently ongoing endeavour in any society, but to better protect civilians, one needs to know what…
4 hours ago
The Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi, on Friday said the 2023 elections are about youths and they should seize the opportunity to make their mark.
6 hours ago
A few days before the 31st January, deadline, Kano State Government has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to urgently consider the extension of the monetary policy.