Saturday, 24th September 2022
Breaking News:


16 Jun
World Health Organisation (WHO), yesterday, released an interim guidance regarding first recommendations on use of vaccines for monkeypox.
29 Apr
Five years after, Nigeria’s quest to get its first set of locally manufactured vaccines is still a mirage.
25 Apr
The Covid-19 pandemic has forever changed the world's relationship to vaccines, spurring unprecedented production and innovation even while poorer nations were left behind.
11 Feb
The Minister for State Health, Dr Olorunimbe Mamora, has affirmed the commitment of the Federal Government to local production of vaccines to reduce dependence on international partners or importation.
4 Nov 2021
Lagos State Government (LASG) through the Lagos State Primary Healthcare Board (LSPHCB), has commenced massive roll-out of COVID-19 vaccination, while dispelling misconceptions surrounding it.
4 Nov 2021
Delivering immunisation and nutrition programmes together is necessary to maximise results and minimise costs of these critical health services, enabling more people to be reached
30 Oct 2021
Climate change and the relaunch of the global economy will top the G20 agenda as leaders of the world's most advanced nations meet Saturday, the first in-person
4 Sep 2021
Head of Sales, Marketing and Vaccines, Zolon Healthcare Limited, a branch of Emzor Pharmaceutical Company, Chukwu Ekwe, has declared that Nigeria could produce vaccines
29 Jul 2021
The rising concerns about global vaccine inequality have raised a critical question about the ability of many countries to protect their own in the case of an emergency
27 Jun 2021
Experts have attributed the imbalance in vaccine distribution in Africa to availability of few vaccines in the market, noting that the development is responsible for limited vaccines
21 Jun 2021
Coalition for Dialogue on Africa (CoDA) will today host medical experts, researchers and policymakers from the Africa continent to unveil its Independent Task Team (ITT) on equitable
6 May 2021
In 2008, a study found that physical inactivity is responsible for more than five million premature deaths every year. A new study has found that you are 50 percent more likely to have higher antibodies...


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Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Enugu chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has assured of its readiness to bring disruptive change to governance in the state. This was disclosed on Saturday after the party's ward-level consultative meetings were held simultaneously across the 260 wards. Speaking to newsmen after a tour of…
1 hour ago
The White House on Saturday blasted a court ruling in Arizona that imposes a near-complete ban on abortions in the southwestern US state as "catastrophic, dangerous and unacceptable."
1 hour ago
Powerful storm Fiona knocked out electricity to more than 500,000 homes Saturday as it lashed east Canada with strong winds and heavy rains in conditions that police said were "like nothing we've ever seen."
1 hour ago
Police in Ogun have arrested an 84-year-old man, Stephen Jack for having unlawful carnal knowledge of an eight-year-old girl.
2 hours ago
The Lagos State High Court has declared that it is unconstitutional for Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) to impose fines on motorists suspected to have committed traffic offenses without a court order. The judge Justice Olalekan Oresanya made the declaration while delivering judgment in a suit filed by a motorist, Lawal Aliyu against LASTMA,…