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COVID-19: Ghana Launches Drone Delivery of Vaccines to Health Facilities

A national-scale drone delivery service, Zipline, says it has begun the delivery of COVID-19 vaccines to selected health facilities within its service areas in...

Nigerian Hospital Claims Feat in Obesity Surgery

Reprieve appears to be in sight for the obese in Nigeria, as the Aminu Kano University Teaching Hospital (AKTH) Kano, announced a breakthrough in...

COVID-19 May Not End in 2021, Says WHO

The Coronavirus pandemic also known as COVID-19 is unlikely to come to an end in 2021, the World Health Organisation (WHO), has said. “I think...

Nigeria Gets 3.92 Million Doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine

An Emirate plane — Boeing 777300ER, carrying 3.92 million doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine landed at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at 11.36am on...

Nurses Declare 3 Days Warning Strike in Ondo

  The National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM),Ondo State Chapter has directed its members to embark on a three-day warning strike from March...

Kwara Govt to Vaccinate Women Against Tetanus in 10 LGAs

  The Kwara State Government says it will on Saturday commence vaccination of women between ages of 15 to 49 across 10 local government areas,...

COVID-19: Ooni Launches Herbal Drugs, Says No Need for Africa to Import Medicine

  Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has unveiled a series of traditional medicines made from local herbs which, he said, will enhance the human...

NHIS Develops 10-Year Strategic Plan for Universal Health Coverage

  National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), on Monday commenced a two-day management retreat on its 10-year Strategic Plan. The NHIS Executive Secretary, Professor Mohammad Sambo, told...

Sugarcane Boosts Sperm Count, Conception Says Expert

  Mrs Olufunmilola Adewumi, the Assistant Chief Nutritionist at the Orile Agege General Hospital in Lagos State has advised those seeking to improve their fertility...

NHIS Mauls National Catastrophic Fund for Cancer, Heart Diseases

  The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is to establish a National Catastrophic Fund to specifically address terminal ailments such as cancer, advanced heart disease,...

Covid-19: Vaccines to be Delivered to 20 Countries From Next Week – Africa CDC

  The distribution of the coronavirus vaccine across the African continent is to begin next week, the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

NAFDAC Approves Use of Astrazeneca Vaccine for Covid-19 in Nigeria

NAFDAC approves use of Astrazeneca vaccine for Covid-19 in Nigeria.   Astrazeneca vaccine was recently approved by the World Health Organisation for emergency use. NAFDAC says its...

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Indigenes Raised Alarm About N127M Fraud at Lagos Scholarship Board, EFCC Alleges

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday said Lagos indigenes alerted it about the alleged N127 million fraud at the Lagos State...

UK Announces Work Permit for Nigerians, Other Grad Students

  The British Government has announced that international students who want to work in England following the successful completion of a UK degree at bachelor’s...

Uber Driver Jailed For Internet Fraud

  Justice M. A. Odegbola of the Oyo State High Court, sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State on Monday, convicted and sentenced Michael Tosin Lawal, an...

Court Jails 2 False Whistle Blowers In Rivers

  Justice I.M. Sani of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has convicted and sentenced two false whistle blowers, Dominic Okem...

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