The world has failed to combat sexually transmitted bacterial infections in the past few years, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Thursday in a study that estimates one million new cases every day.
Category: Health & Fitness
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said 16 million people, representing 53.9 per cent, practise open defecation or have unhygienic toilets.
Federal Government has said it will raise the excise tax of N20 on each pack of 20 cigarette sticks to N40 in June as part of measures to discourage tobacco use in Nigeria.
A video of President Muhammadu Buhari running while performing the Lesser Hajj in Makkah has triggered a lot of reactions online, as it belies the vile propaganda about his health.
A community in northern Nigeria that has lived in perpetual darkness for 30 years has finally seen the light. Kawu is a community in Lapai LGA, Niger State
Dr. Osahon Enabulele, a past President of the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, has called for the urgent establishment of a Residency Training Programme (RTP) Budget Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation Committee (RTP BIMEC), as well as …
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the longest FEC meeting in the history of his administration at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) on Tuesday shut down services for about two hours in Abuja to press for presidential assent to the Pharmacy Council of Nigeria (PCN) Bill 2017.
Buckingham Palace has announced that the Duchess of Sussex has given birth to a baby son weighing 7lbs 3oz and mother and child are doing well.
It has been revealed that the senate appropriated funds for the establishment of a Catastrophic Health Fund in the 2019 budget, which was recently passed by the joint houses of the National Assembly.