Monday, August 26, 2019

El-Zakzaky not comfortable with Indian hospital, seeks return to Nigeria

Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has lamented about the situation at the Indian hospital where he is currently receiving...

Ebola may soon be a preventable and treatable disease – PGA

President of the United Nations General Assembly (PGA), Ms Maria Espinosa, “is delighted” by news that Ebola may soon be a preventable and treatable disease.

Ebola drugs show ‘90% survival rate’ in breakthrough trial

Ebola may soon be a "preventable and treatable" disease after a trial of two drugs showed significantly improved survival rates, scientists have said.

UNICEF declares 6 Cross River LGs ODF

UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has declared six out of 18 local government areas of Cross River Open Defecation Free (ODF).

Kano State celebrates 60 months without new polio virus

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State says it is great to note that the state spent 60 months without new polio virus case.

Sewing a way out of sex work in Spain

Sewing makes a welcome change from sex for the 20 women who escaped years of forced prostitution to stitch together a new life in Spain's second city.

92-year old Tunisian President, Beji Essebsi, hospitalised

Tunisia’s 92-year-old president, Beji Caid Essebsi, was taken to a military hospital, the second health crisis for the leader in a month, his son says.

Maryam Uwais the driving force behind NSIP

Maryam Uwais, the Special Adviser to President Buhari has written her name in the sand of time with her remarkable achievements at the helm of NSIP.

PHC: EU, UNICEF renovate health facilities in Kebbi

The EU through UNICEF on Tuesday handed over a renovated Primary Healthcare Centre (PHC) in Bachaka community to the Kebbi State Government.

Okey Ndibe appeals for funds for Nigerian, Dauda Handan, shot by...

Prof. Okey Ndibe has called on Nigerians to help raise funds for a fellow Nigerian, Dauda Handan, shot by US police. He has opened in GoFundMe page for him