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Kamadi lauds officials of FMYSD for showing concern on the Health of NYPs

The Member representating Federal Capital Territory, FCT Abuja at the Nigerian Youth Parliament, Hon. Balkisu Abdullahi Kamadi has lauded the efforts of officials of the Department of Youth Development, Social Development Secretariat Abuja for showing concern on health and...

Zulum approves recruitment of 594 Doctors, Nurses, others for Borno Hospitals

Borno state Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum has approved the engagement of 84 medical doctors, 365 nurses and midwives, 45 pharmacists and 100 health technicians and other supportive staff, making 594 personnel being added to state healthcare sector. Zulum announced the...

Kano Govt approves N9.8bn Budget estimate for Health Mangt Agency

Kano State Executive Council has approved the sum of N9, 834, 917, 458.61 billion as budget estimate to be financed by from the contributions of enrollees and other approved sources and N301, 855, 669.80 million for capital expenditure of...

Doctors begin nationwide strike on Monday

Resident Doctors across the country are set to commence an indefinite strike beginning on Monday, 7th of September 2020, as the government has failed to fulfil its sundry promises pertaining to the overall welfare of healthcare workers in the...

Masturbation: Dangerous habit, Dangerous addiction

Olusegun Johnson explores the problem of masturbation amongst young people, highlighting the health and psychological implications. Masturbation today as in generations past remains one of the most noxious habits perpetrated by young people all over the world. Many consider it...

Bauchi State College of Nursing to commences sale of Application form for 2020/2021 session

Bauchi State College of Nursing and Midwifery will commence sales of application form for admission into Basic Nursing and Midwifery programmes for 2020/2021 academic session. The Institution made the statement recently signed by the Registrar of the College and made...

What you need to know about Menstruation

Everyone (adolescent boys and girls) who is about to enter puberty (the process of body changes that cause a child’s body to become an adult body capable of reproduction) should be taught or know the basic medical definition of...

Self medication leads to drug addiction -Pharm. Ghali Sule

People in Kano State have been warned to desist from self medication as it has been one of the major causative agents leading to drug addiction. The Director Pharmaceutical Services Hospitals Management Board, Pharmacist Ghali Sule, made the caution in...

National Health Workers threaten strike over unpaid COVID-19 allowance

Health workers in Nigeria on Friday alerted the country to an impending industrial crisis as the Federal Government refused to pay them their full COVID-19 hazard allowances. According to them,...

COVID-19: Nigerian govt in talks with Pfizer, Biotech over vaccine supply

The Federal Government has partnered Pfizer and Biotech pharmaceutical firms, the international pharmaceutical firms promoting the BNT162 vaccine candidate, in a bid to examine every possible option in the development and distribution of...

BCAI frowns on poor condition of Marke PHC

The Executive Director Bridge Connect Africa Initiative, BCAI , Sani Muhammad has frowned on the poor condition of Primary Health Centre in Marke village of Danbatta Local Government Area. Muhammad...

BCIA distributes sanitary pads, trains rural girls, women skills

Bridge Connect Initiative Africa, BCAI has distributed sanitary pads and sensitized women, girls in Marke community of Danbatta Local Government , Kano State on the importance of menstrual hygiene.

Director NPHCDA lauds Youths for supporting war against polio, recieves award

The Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Developmental Agency, NPHCDA, Dr. Faisal Shuaib has commended youths in the healthcare space for working towards improving the health and well-being of a common .

El-Rufai renovates 226 Primary Healthcare Centres in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Government says it has completed the renovation and upgrading of 226 Primary Healthcare Centres, out of the planned 255 functional PHCs, one in each political ward of the state.

COVID-19: Bauchi Risk Communication Committee conducts mega rally

As part of its renewed commitment towards sensitizing citizens of Bauchi state on all the protocols against infection with the novel coronovirus, the State Task Force on COVID-19 through its Risk Communication, a...

Nassarawa Gov. approves establishment of mobile court to handle rape cases

Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has approved the establishment of mobile court to handle cases of rape and other forms of violence against women across the state. He...

Borno State Varsity: Zulum inaugurates committee for medicine, teaching hospital

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum has on Wednesday inaugurated a technical committee that will work towards the establishment of a medical college and a teaching hospital in order for Borno State University, established 2016,...

Bauchi Gov. Commissions Reference molecular Laboratory

Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed on Monday commissioned the State's Reference Molecular Laboratory with the set up of 85 million naira to the centre to upgrade its services.

Nigeria records 779 new cases of coronavirus, total hits 24,077

Nigeria has on Saturday recorded 779 new cases of COVID-19 as its total infections hit 24,077. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on its official Twitter...

Did you have a Dandruff ? How to get rid of it.

Dandruff is a condition of the scalp that causes flakes of skin to appear and is often accompanied by itching which can be embarrassing especially when the urge to itch the scalp hits...

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