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Meningitis claims 4 more lives in Sokoto

Meningitis claims 4 more lives in Sokoto

By Asma’u Ahmad Meningitis claimed the lives of four persons in Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State this month, according to the council chairman, Alhaji Salisu Gandi. Alhaji Gandi disclosed this to the newsmen after visiting patients afflicted with ...

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JUTH gets 7-day ultimatum to resolve dispute with nurses

JUTH gets 7-day ultimatum to resolve dispute with nurses

By Asma’u Ahmad The Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH)) chapter of Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU), has given the management of the hospital a seven-day ultimatum to resolve its dispute with the nurses. It would be recalled that the nurses ...

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Niger to launch health insurance scheme– Amina Bello

Niger to launch health insurance scheme– Amina Bello

By Mary Jalingo The Wife of the Niger State Governor, Dr. Amina Abubakar Sani Bello has expressed her readiness to support the successful take off of the state Contributory Health Insurance Scheme slated for August this year. The governor’s wife ...

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Polio: Japan grants $33m emergency fund to Lake Chad region

Polio: Japan grants $33m emergency fund to Lake Chad region

By Asma’u Ahmad The Government of Japan has provided a $33 million grant for emergency polio vaccination in the Lake Chad region to prevent further spread of the virus. United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Country Representative in Nigeria, Mr. Mohamed ...

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FG inaugurates committee on ‎$500m grant

FG inaugurates committee on ‎$500m grant

By Asma’u Ahmad The Federal Government has inaugurated a committee to supervise the $500 million grant disbursement to the 36 states of the federation and FCT to address maternal and child health challenges in the country. The Minister of Health, ...

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Nigeria launches mobile phone health education

Nigeria launches mobile phone health education

By Haruna Gimba The Nigeria’s Federal Government has launched a programme to use mobile phones in informing pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers across the country about health and nutrition issues. The programme, ‘mNutrition,’ is using mobile technology to send text ...

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PACFaH tasks medicine vendors on maternal mortality

PACFaH tasks medicine vendors on maternal mortality

By Asma’u Ahmad The Partnership for Advocacy in Child and Family Health (PACFaH) has urged Community Pharmacists and Patent Proprietary Medicine Vendors (PPMVs) to tackle the country’s maternal mortality rate. Programme Director, Strategy of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN)-PACFaH, ...

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Allied Health Workers vow to continue with strike

Allied Health Workers vow to continue with strike

By Asma’u Ahmad The Nigerian Union of Allied Health Professionals (NUAHP) says it will go ahead with its nationwide indefinite strike until the Federal Government meets its members’ demands. General Secretary of the union, Mr. Obisesan Oluwatuyi made disclosure in ...

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