Cholera Outbreak: UN Allocates $2m To Support Response In Yobe
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Cholera Outbreak: UN Allocates $2m To Support Response In Yobe

MT - May 25, 2018

The UN, through the Nigeria Humanitarian Fund, released two million dollars to sustain the response to a deadly cholera outbreak in Yobe, North-east Nigeria, that could affect…

Catholic Priest Infected With The Ebola Virus In The Democratic Republic of Congo
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African News
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Catholic Priest Infected With The Ebola Virus In The Democratic Republic of Congo

PH - May 25, 2018

DRC health officials launched a small, targeted vaccination campaign this week to help rein in the latest Ebola outbreak in the country, which so far has claimed…

World Health Organisation (WHO) Partners The World Bank Group To Tackle Health Emergencies Globally.
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Food & Health
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World Health Organisation (WHO) Partners The World Bank Group To Tackle Health Emergencies Globally.

PH - May 24, 2018

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has in collaboration with the World Bank Group launched the “Global Preparedness Monitoring Board”, a mechanism that will regularly monitor and report…

JOHESU Will Account For Lives Lost During Strike – Akwa-Ibom Govt
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Food & Health
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JOHESU Will Account For Lives Lost During Strike – Akwa-Ibom Govt

PH - May 24, 2018

The Akwa-Ibom state Commissioner for Health, Dr Dominic Ukpong on Thursday has warned Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) workers that they would give account of any life…

Ebola Vaccine Protection Continues 2yrs After Being Injected, Says Scientist
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Ebola Vaccine Protection Continues 2yrs After Being Injected, Says Scientist

PH - May 24, 2018

By Adedayo Akinwale An India scientist and Director General, Centre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Centre), New Delhi, Prof.…

How Breast Cancer Stays Quietly In Other Parts Of The Body
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Food & Health
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How Breast Cancer Stays Quietly In Other Parts Of The Body

PH - May 23, 2018

Scientists have identified the mechanism that allows breast cancer cells to lie dormant in other parts of the body, only to reemerge years later with lethal force,…

Wife Poisons Husband’s Food With Rat Poison
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Food & Health
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Wife Poisons Husband’s Food With Rat Poison

PH - May 22, 2018

The marriage between Sirajo Abdullahi and Nazira Ahmad over alleged wife’s lacing of the husband’s food with rat poison has been dissolved by a Shari’a Court at…

WHO Raises Ebola Risk To Very High
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Food & Health
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WHO Raises Ebola Risk To Very High

PH - May 19, 2018

The Ebola outbreak in Congo poses a greater danger to the Central African country and the region than previously assumed, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO).…

Codeine: FG Orders NAFDAC Immediate Return To Ports
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Food & Health
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Codeine: FG Orders NAFDAC Immediate Return To Ports

MT - May 18, 2018

The federal government has ordered the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, to return to the ports immediately. The order came less than…

BREAKING: FG, JOHESU Negotiation Meeting End In Deadlock Again
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Food & Health
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BREAKING: FG, JOHESU Negotiation Meeting End In Deadlock Again

PH - May 17, 2018

The meeting between the striking Joint Health Workers Union, JOHESU, and the Federal Government last night which ended in a deadlock has been rescheduled today for 1:00…