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Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health

INTERVIEW: Nigeria’s health minister speaks on resident doctors, polio, tuberculosis, budget, transparency, others

“I cannot force Oyo or any of these states that have financial hardship to pay you(resident doctors), we can only appeal to those states.”

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Major health news across Nigeria last week

It is very important for every woman to undergo regular cervical screening to detect abnormalities.

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Major health stories across Nigeria last week

According to official statistics, 33,000 mothers die in Nigeria each year during childbirth.

PIC.6.  KING OF HOPE, MASTER DAMIAN ALEBURU TEACHING CHILDREN, DURING HIS VISIT TO INTERNALLY  
DISPLAYED PERSON'S CAMP AT NEW KUCHINGORO IN ABUJA ON SUNDAY (10/4/16).
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Pneumonia replaces malaria as number one child killer disease in Nigeria – Report

“Pneumonia is now the leading cause of child deaths in Nigeria, a position previously held by malaria over the years.”

Health Minister, Prof. Isaac Adewole

INTERVIEW: No cancer machine working in Nigerian hospitals – Health Minister

The minister said the government is working towards eradicating polio in Nigeria by 2017.