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PHC: 30 states yet to disburse funds despite receiving FG’s N13.2bn

About 30 out of the 36 states of the federation have failed to disburse funds to their Primary Health Centres (PHCs) even after receiving...

Malaria Eradication: Adamawa gets over 2.8 million insecticide treated nets in 2020

In their efforts to reduce the deadly scourge of malaria, Adamawa State govt in collaboration with the National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP), Catholic Relief...

NCDC to launch aggressive COVID-19 tests in Adamawa

The Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC), has pledged to launch aggressive testing of  COVID-19 across the 21 local governments of Adamawa state in...

Relaxation of Restrictions: FG calls for vigilance, says another lockdown possible

Schools have reopened in Lagos, Kano, Ekiti, Ogun, while many others have fixed dates for resumption.

Health workers suspend 7-day warning strike

Health workers in the country under the aegis of the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) yesterday suspended their nationwide industrial action, and are set...

We’re flattening COVID-19 curve, FG says; urges medical workers to suspend strike

The Presidential Taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19, yesterday, said Nigeria had made tremendous progress in containing the disease, citing data from other nations adding that...

JOHESU strike will endanger many lives – FG

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, yesterday, admitted that the ongoing strike by the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) would endanger more lives, as measures are being intensified to contain the spread of the disease.

Health workers begin nationwide strike

Health workers under the aegis of the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) have commenced a nationwide strike from midnight on Sunday.

Austria experiencing second virus wave

Austria is experiencing the start of a second wave of coronavirus infections, its chancellor said Sunday, as cases spike upwards in line with other...

Nigerian-trained US doctor insists chloroquine cures COVID-19

Stella Immanuel, the Nigerian-trained US doctor who claimed she treated 350 COVID-19 patients, is insisting that chloroquine can cure the disease.

Asymptomatic, presymptomatic patients transmit most COVID-19 infections – Study

Silent transmission could account for more than half of the COVID-19 cases diagnosed globally, according to a study by researchers in the US and Canada.

RoLAC/British Council donates sanitizers facemasks, others to hope center Numan

In its bid to enhance the safety of front-line health workers and patients, the Rule of Law and Anti Corruption (RoLAC), in conjunction with the British Council has on Thursday donated assorted protective equipments to the hope center Numan in Adamawa State.
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