Tag: Health & Fitness
Nigerians go abroad to treat malaria – NMA chairman

Nigerians go abroad to treat malaria – NMA chairman

Dr Suraj Ogunyemi, Chairman, Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) in Osun, has flayed some Nigerians travelling abroad to treat malaria and display their riches. Ogunyemi said this ...

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Over 9,000 schools for Milo Basketball tourney

Over 9,000 schools for Milo Basketball tourney

Taiwo Adelu A record entry of more than 9, 000 schools in Nigeria will fight for honours in the 18th edition of Nestle Milo Secondary School Basketball Championship this year. ...

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Child thief dressed as woman arrested in Benin

Child thief dressed as woman arrested in Benin

Jethro Ibileke/Benin‎ ‎ ‎ The police in Benin, Edo state, have arrested and detained a middle-aged man (names withheld), for allegedly stealing a baby at the popular Oba market, ...

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UNAIDS charges FG to increase local funding for HIV/AIDS

UNAIDS charges FG to increase local funding for HIV/AIDS

The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) has charged the Nigeria’s Federal Government scale-up local funding to close the yawning funding gap in the fight against ...

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Towards 2030 HIV-free Lagos

Towards 2030 HIV-free Lagos

Kazeem Ugbodaga The Lagos State Government’s projection to end the reign of the dreaded HIV/AIDS pandemic by 2030 in Lagos appears a daunting task, but it believes that the feat ...

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One year after, multi-billion naira Lagos cardiac, renal facilities pack up

One year after, multi-billion naira Lagos cardiac, renal facilities pack up

Eromosele Ebhomele Revelations have emerged that the mutli-billion naira Cardiac, Renal Centre within the premises of the Gbagada General Hospital in Lagos, western Nigeria, has ...

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Bird flu: Kano State Govt. kills 340, 000 birds in 2 months

Bird flu: Kano State Govt. kills 340, 000 birds in 2 months

The Kano State Government said on Friday it had so far killed over 340, 000 birds since bird flu resurfaced in the state over two months ago. Dr Shehu Bawa, the Director, ...

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Perm. Sec. in Police net over alleged attempt to sell baby

Perm. Sec. in Police net over alleged attempt to sell baby

A serving Permanent Secretary in Bayelsa, Dr Wisdom Sawyer, has been arrested by the Police over alleged attempt to sell a newborn baby. The permanent secretary, who is also a ...

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Ai’sha Buhari launches maternal, child healthcare week in Kebbi

Ai’sha Buhari launches maternal, child healthcare week in Kebbi

The wife of the President Hajiya Aisha Buhari, on Thursday flagged-off the Maternal and New- Born Child Health(MNCH) week in Jega Local Government Area in Kebbi state. She also ...

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FG to upgrade cancer control programme

FG to upgrade cancer control programme

The Federal Government on Thursday said it will upgrade the Cancer Control Programme to National Agency for the Control of Cancer to enhance early detection and proper management ...

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