Wednesday, 1st December 2021
<To guardian.ng
Search
Breaking News:

World Health Organisation

15 Oct 2020
As the search for solutions to COVID-19 continue, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and African Centre for Disease Control (ACDC) have selected Redeemer’s University African Centre of Excellence for Infectious Diseases (ACEGID), South Africa’s National Bioinformatics Institute (SANBI), and Kwazulu-Natal Research Innovation and Sequencing Platform (KRISP) as specialised continental reference sequencing research laboratories for emerging…
14 Oct 2020
Latest figures on COVID-19 released by the World Health Organisation (WHO), yesterday, showed that Africa accounts for one per cent of confirmed cases and three per cent of deaths reported worldwide in the past week.
Mental health
9 Oct 2020
Executive director, Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH) of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Helga Fogstad, will on Saturday, October 10, lead discussants to raise awareness on the rising mental health issues for youth, young adults, and students. Chairperson of OISA Foundation, Olapeju Sofowora, disclosed this at a media briefing yesterday, saying experts…
8 Oct 2020
As the search for solutions to COVID-19 continue, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and African Centre for Disease Control (ACDC) have selected Redeemer’s University African Centre of Excellence for Infectious Diseases...
6 Oct 2020
The World Health Organisation (WHO), yesterday, warned that about one billion people are living with mental disorders, three million die yearly from the harmful use of alcohol
3 Sep 2020
The question on the lips of most observers is what next for Africa after achieving the World Health Organisation (WHO)-certified polio-free status? Indeed, a wind of relief blew across the continent, dispelling the gloom caused by the ravaging Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, as the Africa Regional Certification Commission for polio eradication (ARCC) formally declared Africa…
24 Aug 2020
The Presidential Task Force on Coronavirus (COVID-19) says the Case Fatality Rate (CFR) is on the decline in the last five months but there is need for caution.
21 Aug 2020
One of the most enduring lessons of the COVID-19 pandemic is the relationship between our hands and our health. It is simply amazing how an act as simple as handwashing could be a panacea to such a dare-devil pandemic. Prior to now, many don’t really care what they do with their hands. In our society,…
19 Aug 2020
Africa recorded lowest coronavirus cases (27 per cent) and deaths (21 per cent) in the last one week, the World Health Organisation (WHO) disclosed yesterday.
13 Aug 2020
According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), Genetically Modified (GM) organisms/foods are those derived from organisms whose genetic material has been modified
6 Aug 2020
The Imo State Government has declared that schools will not resume in the state until all the COVID-19 safety protocols as advised by the World Health Organisation...
23 Jul 2020
The House of Representatives has enjoined the World Health Organisation (WHO) to guard against discriminatory practices in the search for a vaccine against the coronavirus disease

Latest

9 mins ago
If Nigeria would be rescued from the pit of bad leadership, stakeholders must amend the faulty process through which public officials emerge.
15 mins ago
The Federal Government, yesterday, reviewed travel protocol, with an additional Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test imposed on inbound travellers as part of measures to contain the new Omicron variant.
16 mins ago
Minister of Labour and Productivity, Dr. Chris Ngige, has intervened in the crisis rocking the Anambra State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and expressed
16 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, vowed sanctions against those behind illegal recruitment into the public service, payroll padding and retention of ghost workers.
17 mins ago
Concerned stakeholders and groups in Imo State, yesterday, called for collaboration to end extortions, brutality and human rights abuses of road users by the police