JUTH receives N110 million heart surgery equipment, begins operation May 26
Before now, heart surgeries were done in Abuja U.S.-based Hospital for Humanity.
Health workers’ strike: Nigerian govt sets up committee to reconsider JOHESU demands
”The high level Federal Government team will continue its meeting on Monday and Tuesday”.
Nigeria pledges to secure N108 billion to eliminate malaria
The statement said Nigeria also pledged an additional $18.7 million to leverage $37 million from the Global Fund .
INTERVIEW: Less than 10% Nigerian households have access to potable water – UNICEF Chief
He explains why a tariff system is important to ensure that Nigerians can get the water they need at the household level
Why Nigeria can’t defeat a disease threatening 97% of its population
As Nigeria gets set to celebrate World Malaria Day, its anti-malaria response is still far behind global expectation.
Nigeria to secure $300 million loan to finance national malaria strategy
Nigeria will be using the money to elevate malaria on the national priority list.
Health Workers Strike: We are unmoved by FG’s ‘No Work no Pay’ threat – JOHESU
The strike has affected health care delivery in parts of the country.
NMA names major impediment to Nigeria health sector growth
The association will elect new leaders next month.
Nigeria needs N824 billion to buy vaccines over next 10 years
Nigeria wants to improve immunisation coverage from 33 per cent to 84 per cent by 2028.
UN agency releases drones to fight disease-carrying mosquitoes
The technique requires the uniform release of large numbers of insects in good condition over a given area.
Nigeria’s Lassa fever cases decline to lowest level in four months – NCDC
Over 100 people have died from the disease.
AUDIO: We are not asking for same salary with doctors – JOHESU
Five unions came together and formed JOHESU as an umbrella body due to constant pressure from doctors union.
Malawi can eradicate HIV, says doctor who discovered AIDS virus
“Malawi is not a rich country, but has done a remarkable job of reducing HIV infections and deaths from AIDS.”
Health Workers Strike: Nigerian govt threatens ‘No Work no Pay’ rule
The workers vow to call the bluff of government.
Health workers’ strike: Abuja hospitals partially comply
Health workers apart from doctors declared a strike from Tuesday midnight.
Health workers commence nationwide indefinite strike
The Union says it will not call retreat until the government meets their demands.
Health Crisis: Doctors warn Nigerian govt against acceding to JOHESU’s demands
Other health workers say they are not asking for same salaries as medical doctors.
Three cups of tea, coffee per day good for heart — Study
Currently, most clinicians recommend patients with palpitations or arrhythmia to abstain or reduce caffeine.
Health Crisis: Doctors attack other workers, say JOHESU illegal
The NMA says the JOHESU strike is targeted at doctors.
Taking painkillers during pregnancy may harm baby’s future fertility – Study
Researchers from looked at the effects of paracetamol and ibuprofen on samples of human
foetal testes and ovaries.
Crisis looms in Nigeria hospitals as health workers announce indefinite strike
The JOHESU strike commences on Tuesday night.