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  • HIV Intervention Ratings: FG Faults Monitoring, Evaluation

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    The Federal Government has picked holes in the continued poor ratings of the HIV intervention programme in Nigeria by foreign evaluators, insisting that Nigeria had fared well in its response irrespective of any other country’s progress. The Minister of State for Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire said this at the occasion of the dissemination of the…

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  • Cynthia Dieyi: A Blazing Star Appears

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    After co-producing an Indie Series, ‘Keith Broke His Leg’, which won the Best Web Series for 2016 and also nominated for Best Web Series 2017, Cynthia Dieyi is about to clinch a TV Production deal, a series she created, describing it as “one of the entities behind Jordan Peele’s new movie”. Cy, as she is…

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  • FG To Partner College Of Surgeons On Capacity Building

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    The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole yesterday disclosed that the Federal Government would partner with West African College of Surgeons (WACS) to train surgeons that would contribute to the improvement of healthcare service in the country. This was made known in a statement made available to Journalists. The statement reads in part, “The Federal…

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  • NPHCDA’s New ED Assures Nigerians Of Accountability, Transparency

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    The Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr Faisal Shuaib on Tuesday reassured Nigerians of his commitments towards eliminating of the poliovirus in the country.  A statement issued by the agency revealed that the newly appointed ED gave the assurance during a courtesy visit by the Country Representative, World Health Organisation (WHO),…

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  • Bill, Melinda Gates Commends Philanthropist For $30bn Investment

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    The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has commended Philanthropist Warren Buffet over gifts of $30 billion, which it invested in the foundation to affect, lives positively. Celebrating over 10 years of interventions worldwide, the foundation expressed satisfaction that many children and women have benefitted immensely which has made their lives a worthwhile. In a statement…

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  • Advertise Your Capabilities, FG Urges Public Hospitals

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    The Federal Government has enjoined Federal Teaching Hospitals and Centres across the country to market their strengths, capabilities and accomplishments in order to encourage and regain trust of Nigerians. The Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole gave the advise during a meeting with management staff of the ObafemiAwolowo University Teaching Hospital (OAUTH) in Ile-Ife. The…

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  • Private Hospital Offers Free Health Camp for Nigerians

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    The Indian specialist hospital in Nigeria, Primus International Super Specialty Hospital is offering a free Health camp from 13th February to 25th February, at its hospital at Karu in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The hospital management said the decision for these free Health camp   is part of its corporate social responsibility to open its…

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  • World Cancer Day: FG Needs To Do More Says Group

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    BY DOYIN OJOSIPE, Abuja A group, ‘Stand up to Cancer’ has urged the Federal Government to improve investment in health sector by providing centers where Nigerians can constantly go and screen. Addressing Journalists during a free cancer-screening event ‘Eat ‘n Screen’, which it organised to commemorate with World Cancer Day, Founder of the Non Governmental…

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  • Minister Commissions NAFDAC South-South Zonal Office

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    The Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole has commissioned the National Agency for Food and Drugs Control (NAFDAC) office for the South-South Zone in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. This was revealed in a statement issued by the Ministry and made available to LEADERSHIP. Speaking at the occasion,the Health Minister said, commissioning of the new office…

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