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3 Oct 2020
Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu has said Lagos state has lost $2.1 billion due to the adverse effect of pollution, according to a report by the World Health Organization (WHO) on pollution in major cities of the world Onu disclosed this yesterday in Abuja when he inaugurated the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Pollution Control…
27 Aug 2020
People exposed to someone diagnosed with coronavirus should be tested whether they show symptoms or not, the World Health Organization said Thursday, after US health authorities said they were not needed. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website earlier this week shifted from its position that all close contacts of known Covid-19…
27 Jul 2020
The World Health Organization said Monday that a key committee would meet later this week to discuss COVID-19's emergency
25 Jun 2020
The human race seeks to maintain health and sustain life by constantly ensuring dynamic equilibrium between the internal body systems and the external environment.
20 Jun 2020
As part of efforts to ensure public safety, the Federal Government has approved a new guideline for food businesses, which spells out safe food practices
20 Jun 2020
Following Nigeria’s attainment of wild poliovirus-free status, the World Health Organization (WHO) would, during a meeting of all the ministers of Health
18 May 2020
President Donald Trump attacked the United Nations health body as a Chinese "puppet" on Monday and confirmed he is considering slashing or canceling US support.
10 May 2020
China on Sunday reported the first case of coronavirus in over a month in Wuhan, the city where the outbreak first started in December last year.
4 May 2020
Hundreds of South African health workers were given a century-old tuberculosis vaccine on Monday in a trial to see whether the venerable formula can protect against coronavirus.
24 Apr 2020
Public health experts around the globe are yet to ascertain the cause of the coronavirus pandemic that was discovered in Wuhan, a popular city in China around wee days of the month of December 2019.
Celine Dion
17 Apr 2020
Multiple award-winning Céline Dion in a message of thanks has praised "heroic" workers on the frontline in the coronavirus fight and urged her fans to respect stay-at-home orders. The "Courage" singer shared two videos shot in her kitchen, one in English and the other in French to thank the heroes risking their lives. The video…
13 Apr 2020
A second death from Ebola has been recorded in eastern DR Congo in the final days before a deadline, now scrapped, in which health authorities hoped to declare an end


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In a bid to ensure the wellbeing of the citizenry, the House of Representatives has directed the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources to ascertain the availability of hydro-carbon in commercial quantity in Bida
19 mins ago
A socio-cultural group known as Kwande United People Organisation, (KWUPO) has appealed to the present administration under President Muhammadu Buhari to fulfil its promise of converting the proposed Federal Polytechnic Adikpo, in Kwande local government area of Benue state into a mega skill acquisition centre.
22 mins ago
... says Nigeria spends over N75 millions to trains consultant Stakeholders at the 2022 Medical Education Summit of Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), on Tuesday, called for the review of the medical education curriculum in Nigerian universities. The stakeholder said the federal government spent a total sum of 75 million naira to…
32 mins ago
The New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) has insisted that its presidential candidate, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, won't step down for his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterpart, Atiku Abubakar, in next year’s general election.
41 mins ago
Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno on Wednesday presented N234.8 billion budget for 2023 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly.