Water scarcity hits Abakaliki raising concerns over health implication

21 January 2015

 From Paul Ibe, Enugu

Residents of Ebonyi state, especially    residents of Abakaliki, the state capital, may soon start experiencing various forms of water- born related diseases,... Read More...

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6 million people die from Tobacco intake yearly...WHO

08 January 2015

Pulled from Glabal Village Extra

Ahead of 31 May this year to mark World No Tobacco Day, WNTD, the World Health Organisation, WHO, has said it is taking the battle to discourage the use of... Read More...

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Prof. Soyinka joins campaign for cancer awareness

25 November 2014

 Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka has appealed to the Federal Ministry of health to ensure the prompt release of N400m appropriated in the 2011 budget for the establishment of cancer centre in... Read More...

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"A Nigerian doctor killed my son"...Sen. Jim Nwobodo

19 November 2014

From Paul Ibe, Enugu

There is an urgent need to seriously review the practice of medical doctors within government employment or public service owning and operating private clinics. This... Read More...

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Ebola-Free Nigeria: First Consultant Hospital groans under the weight of rejection

30 October 2014

From Uzonna Ononye, Lagos

Over the weekend leading to Monday, October 20, everyone waited with bated breath the pronouncement from the World Health Organisation on Nigeria’s Ebola status.... Read More...

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Ebonyi state bans corpses coming into the state without certificate

14 October 2014

From Paul Ibe

Ebonyi state government has banned the conveying of corpses without death Certificates.

The state commissioner for Health, Dr. Sunday Nwangele, gave the order in... Read More...

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NAFDAC seizes fake products valued over N3m at Enugu Int. Airport

29 September 2014

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has seized goods valued over N3m at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

Disclosing this to newsmen in...

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Public School in the South East fail to resume as FG directed

22 September 2014

Both Primary and Secondary schools in the South East States on Monday resumed for another academic session, amid fear of Ebola disease, and complaint of non provision of sanitary materials by... Read More...

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University Don calls for mobile Ebola quarantine facility

12 September 2014

A Deputy-Vice Chancellor,  Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Prof.Charles Esimone has observed that people tend to desert Anambra state for fear of the dreaded Ebola virus disease since it was... Read More...

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