Edo: Pregnant woman, 15 others die of COVID-19

The Edo State government has confirmed the death of a pregnant woman at Stella Obasanjo Hospital in Benin and 15 others in other COVID-19 facilities. Coronavirus Case Management leader, Dr. Ebomwonyi Osagie... Read more »

COVID-19 kills 8 Nigerians as 8 states record 365 new cases

Eight people have lost their lives to COVID-19, while 365 others have been infected within the last 24 hours in Nigeria. The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, (NCDC), confirmed this in its... Read more »

FG wrongly paid millions of Naira to 588 doctors – Ngige

The Nigerian government has vowed to recover millions of Naira wrongly paid to 588 medical doctors. Labour Minister, Chris Ngige spoke in a chat with State House reporters in Abuja on Sunday.... Read more »

150 cholera victims confirmed dead in Katsina

More than 150 people have so far been confirmed dead from the 5,677 cases reported since the outbreak of the cholera epidemic in Katsina State about one month ago. The Executive Secretary,... Read more »

Group partners Enugu LG, provides free medical care for elderly

Gburuscare initiative in collaboration with Awgu Local Government Area has concluded plans for a massive free medical outreach targeted at 1500 weak and elderly persons in four development centres in the area.... Read more »

‘No Work, No Pay’: Don’t blame doctor’s desperation to go to Saudi Arabia

The face-off between the Federal Government and the Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has further degenerated, as the government has ordered the implementation of the ‘No Work, No Pay’ policy with... Read more »

Lack of storage halts Fed Govt’s vaccine supply to eight states

As part of efforts to kick-start the second phase of COVID-19 vaccination in the country, the Federal Government yesterday said it had delivered Moderna vaccines to 29 states. It, however, disclosed that... Read more »

Foundation offers free blood pressure test to 200 indigent women in Enugu

Foundation offers free blood pressure test to 200 indigent women in Enugu No fewer than 200 indigent women in Enugu State on Saturday benefited from medical outreach organised by Joy Onyesoh Foundation... Read more »

I Have Been Managing Diabetes For 35 Years – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed that he has been living and managing diabetes for the past 35 years. He disclosed this on Wednesday during the closing ceremony of the Ogun State... Read more »

Polio resurfaces in Adamawa, 1 case detected – Official

The Adamawa Government has confirmed the reemergence and detection of Circulating Vaccine Derived Poliovirus type 2 case in the state.Prof. Abdullahi Isa, the state Commissioner for Health and Human Services, disclosed this... Read more »