Obiora Ifoh, Abuja
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has lamented the worsening situation in Nigeria health sector as a result of the refusal by President Muhammadu Buhari to address the devastating strike action by health workers across the country.
The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Saturday lifted the shutdown order on three companies who were closed on May 7, for production of codeine cough syrups have been lifted and the normal company operations could resume.
JOHNSON OJO, Ado Ekiti
The new Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido Ekiti (FETHI), Dr Kunle Ajayi, has said that the hospital is taking a cue from President Muhammadu Buhari’s change mantra to effect the desired change for effective service delivery.
L-r: Managing Director Miral Pharm Ltd. Pharm Onyeka Onyeibor, President Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) Pharm. Ahmed Yakasai and president the Young Pharmacists Group (YPG)Hanson Ekomobong, at the media briefing on 2018 World Malaria Day/ unveiling of Ravimal Essay Series II.
Miral Pharm Ltd, a leading indigenous pharmaceutical company has further affirmed its commitment to malaria eradication in Nigeria with delightful announcement of the commencement of call for Ravimal Essay Series 2, an initiative at ending Malaria for Good.
Mrs Agnes Odogwu, a public health specialist in Anambra, says breast cancer is not a death warrant. Odogwu said on Friday in Obosi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra, that the disease is preventable and manageable.
TOYIN Ojora Saraki, founder-president of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa, WBFA, has been named as “Health-for-All Champion” and one of four women making waves in global health by Devex, the international development media platform and social enterprise.
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has destroyed fake, expired and unwholesome products worth N80 million.
The Federal Government on Monday said it had developed a National Policy for Controlled Medicines and its Implementation Strategies to prevent drug diversion and abuse.
… Holds health seminar on Dec.14th
A not for profit organisation, and campaigner of The Lisa Demi Project in the vanguard of raising awareness and de-stigmatizing HIV & STD testing, has announced that it would be holding a seminar targeted at promoting better sexual reproductive health amongst young people in Nigeria.
Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode delivering her address, during the Town Hall Meeting on Maternal and Child Mortality Reduction program, in Epe Local Government Area, on Monday, 20th November 2017.
…Bolanle Ambode charges expectant mothers
Wife of the governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has again called on expectant mothers in the state, to patronize primary health centres and skilled birth attendants, to reduce the incidence of maternal and infant mortality.