BREAKING: Suspected cases of Monkeypox reported in Lagos

09 October 2017

The Lagos State Government has said that two suspected cases of Monkeypox in private hospitals have been reported in the state.

Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, on Monday told ... Read More...

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Things you MUST know about the monkey pox virus

09 October 2017

With rising concerns over the outbreak of Monkey pox in Bayelsa state, recent studies show a few thinks that must be known about this virus which  has no treatment presently.

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Monkeypox: FG Accused of Spreading Virus

09 October 2017

Following the outbreak of the Monkey Pox virus in Bayelsa, Akwa Ibom, and Rivers state, there are indications that the Federal Government of Nigeria may have spread the Virus.

The Monkey...

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Monkey Pox Spreads to Akwa Ibom, Rivers.

08 October 2017

Akwa Ibom state commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Charles Udoh has confirmed the spread of the deadly monkey pox epidemic to Akwa Ibom state.

At least one case of monkey pox...

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Stop eating bushmeat or dead animals, minister urges

06 October 2017

The Federal Ministry of Health has advised Nigerians to avoid feeding on bushmeat and dead animals, including monkeys; in response to the recent outbreak of monkeypox virus in Bayelsa state.

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FG suspends NHIS Executive Secretar, Prof Yusuf

07 July 2017

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has directed the Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Prof. Usman Yusuf to proceed on three months suspension with immediate... Read More...

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One death reported as Anambra state announces Lassa fever outbreak

19 June 2017

Anambra Government has confirmed that a nursing student was killed by Lassa Fever, while sixty five others were being monitored. 

The Director of Public Health, State Ministry of Health,... Read More...

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Rising Spate of Suicide: Senate urges free mental healthcare

14 June 2017

The Senate has asked the Ministry of Health at all levels to set up free and accessible mental health stations in all government-owned hospitals and clinics across the country.

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FG alerts on Bird flu outbreak in the FCT, 6 other states

03 June 2017

The Federal Government has alerted members of the public to the outbreak of Avian Influenza, popularly called Birdflu in the federal capital territory, FCT, and six states of the federation.

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Ebola Outbreak: NMA cautions FG on emergency response

16 May 2017

The Nigerian Medical Association has called on the federal government to strengthen its emergency response team at the nations’ borders and improve surveillance at other national routes of entry... Read More...

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