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Cross River Targets 900,000 Children For Immunisation

Cross River Government has expressed readiness to immunise 900,000 children against polio during the Maternal Newborn and Child Health Week.

Nigeria Records 238 New COVID-19 Cases, 2 Deaths

The NCDC noted that the country’s confirmed COVID-19 cases stood at 170,122 as of July 21, while active cases stood at 3,251.

Cholera Kills 30 In Jigawa, 2000 Hospitalised

A cholera outbreak in Jigawa State has claimed the lives of no fewer than 30 persons with more than 2,000 hospitalised in two months.

Age, Diabetes Leading Causes Of Kidney Failure – Nephrologist

He said that other causes of kidney failure include hypertension, severe anaemia, virus, drugs, obesity, and genetic disorders among others.

MDCN Inducts 2nd Set Of 21 KASU-Trained Medical Doctors

The training of medical doctors was long and vigorous to ensure that people were safe in the hands of whoever the MDCN pronounced as Doctor.

Lagos Records 4 COVID-19 Related Deaths In 4 Days

Lagos State recorded four COVID-19 related deaths between July 14 and July 17,the state Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, said

Anti-COVID-19 Vaccine Content Shared On Social Media 812, 000 Times In Six Weeks –Report

A study has painted a worrisome picture of misinformation on social media platforms against the use of vaccines for the dreaded Coronavirus.

Why We Didn’t Approve Herbal Medicine For COVID-19 Treatment – NAFDAC

The statement quoted Prof Moji Adeyeye, NAFDAC Director-General, as saying that “no single drug has been found yet to cure COVID -19.”

COVID-19: FG Puts 6 States, FCT On Red Alert

The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has put six states and Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT on red alert.

NAFDAC Approves More Vaccines For COVID-19

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has approved more vaccines for the treatment of the Coronavirus.

FG Targets 12, 000 Persons For Preventive Leprosy Treatment In 6 States

“The treatment is in single dose and will target social and family contacts of confirmed leprosy patients in the selected areas.

Dreaded Delta Variant Of COVID-19 Found In Oyo

The Oyo State Coronavirus Task Force says it has uncovered the Delta variant of the virus in the state.

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Sweden Phases Out Use Of AstraZeneca Vaccine

Sweden is gradually phasing out the use of the COVID-19 vaccine produced by the British-Swedish pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca.

Kano Makes NIN Compulsory For Public Secondary School students

Saidu-Kiru said the NIN would enable the ministry to have an updated data base for all students for the purpose of planning and optimum

Ex-banker, Wife, Mother–In-Law Jailed 60 Years for Stealing Depositors’ Fund

A former bank cashier, Ebenezer Adeolu Alonge, his wife, and mother-in- law, Isakunle Eunice Moradeke have been jailed by a court in Ekiti.

Public Display Of Affluence Dangerous, DSS Warns

The Department of State Services (DSS) has warned Nigerians on the dangers of public display of affluence, saying it is great security...

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