Why we couldn’t save mom of stranded Abuja triplets — Hospital
Officials at the general hospital and Bwari area council speak.
JOHESU confirms receiving court order, but says strike continues
The union says it filed processes at the same court.
Health Workers’ Strike: Saraki meets ministers, JOHESU leaders
He says Senate will step in to help end the strike.
Medical doctors oppose JOHESU’s call for removal of Nigerian Health Minister
Doctors described call as an act of “rascality and disregard” for the office of the Health Minister
WHO, World Bank establish mechanism to monitor global health security
The mechanism observes how ready the world is to tackle outbreaks and pandemics, the WHO says.
Ebola: Two of three Congo patients who escaped quarantine dead
Four cases have been confirmed in the city’s Wangata neighbourhood.
Suspected cholera outbreak claims 12 lives in Adamawa
About 134 suspected cases had so far been reported from the two local government areas, says an official
Boko Haram, JOHESU strike hindering services at Maiduguri University Hospital – Official
The official says it would be disastrous to close down the hospital.
WHO unveils ambitious health plans for three billion people globally
The 13th General Programme of Work will guide the work of the global health agency from 2019 to 2023
JOHESU: Minister sympathises with health workers involved in road accident
19 JOHESU members were involved in an accident along the Benin-Auchi road on Saturday.
400 pharmacies, patent medicine stores sealed in Adamawa
The affected comprise 35 pharmacies and 365 patent medicine stores.
Measures are in place to curtail spread of Ebola in Nigeria — WHO
There has been a scare that the Ebola outbreak which has been ravaging the Democratic Republic of Congo might spread to Nigeria.
Nigerian govt committed to resolving dispute with JOHESU — Minister
The government appeals to the union to return to work while talks continue.
Despite JOHESU’s call, minister expresses govt’s commitment to end health workers’ strike
He added that government would continue to engage in continuous dialogue on how to improve the sector.
Six common ailments you can avoid during rainy season
High standards of hygiene will protect you against the diseases
JOHESU ‘unmoved’ by court order directing resumption of work
JOHESU says it is yet to be served the order.
NMA accuses JOHESU of sabotaging healthcare delivery
The Plateau body says JOHESU members have tampered with laboratory chemicals and shut down medicine stores.
Health Workers Strike: JOHESU wants health minister sacked
The health workers also accuse the labour minister, leading the strike negotiations, of bias.