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500 senior doctors left Nigeria, medical body reveals

500 consultants in various medical fields have left their jobs in government hospitals in Nigeria to practice abroad, the Medical and Dental Consultants Association of

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FG to deworm 10m children in school-feeding programme

The federal government has flagged off a campaign to deworm 10 million children under the school homegrown feeding programme. The project will be carried out by Federal

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COVID-19 and insecurity poses a challenge to the onslaught of the re-emerging variants of the polio viruses – Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire

Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire has blamed the re-emerging polio variants in Nigeria on insecurity and COVID-19. Ehanire who spoke at an anniversary celebration of wild

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NMA warns that Nigeria may need to import medical doctors in the future

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has said that with the trend of medical doctors leaving the country for greener pastures abroad, there may be a need to

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Nigerian law permits harvesting of organs without owner’s consent, medical expert tells NASS

The Chairman, Global Prolife Alliance, GPA, Prof (Dr) Philip Njemanze, has revealed that the National Health Act 2014 permits the harvesting of a person’s organs

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NCDC confirms 157 monkeypox cases, four deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed 157 cases of monkeypox across 26 states in the country with four deaths. The NCDC disclosed this

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Cholera can kill within hours, NCDC warns

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has warned that Cholera can kill within hours if left untreated. The NCDC made this known in a

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Monkeypox can be transmitted through sex – NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has warned that monkeypox can be transmitted through sex. The NCDC in a statement shared on its website also

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Spain donates 4.4m COVID-19 vaccines to Nigeria

The Spanish government has donated 4.4 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine to the Federal Government towards containing the spread of the Coronavirus.

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Ashiru Left Hospital for his House

After three days of his discharge from the hospital, Ashiru offset his outstanding bills and returned home. Ashiru was admitted into Renal care at MedCare