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FG spends over N4bn on humanitarian projects in North East

The Federal Government through the Ministry of Health has spent over N4 billion in the ongoing humanitarian services in the North-East.  

Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, disclosed this during the commemoration of the 2017 World Humanitarian Day in Abuja, last week.   [...]

Fri, 15 December 2017


FG to accelerate universal health coverage

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark the World Universal Health Coverage Day, the federal government has advocated for speedy universal health coverage in the country.  

Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, made this known in Abuja at a press briefing to mark the World U [...]

Fri, 15 December 2017


HIV/AIDS: Urgent Need For Local Fund Commitment

As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to commemorate the World AIDS Day, WAD, on December 1, stakeholders say the Nigerian government needs to commit local resources to tackle the HIV/AIDS pandemic, squarely.

Currently, donor funds are dwindling and it rests on the Nigerian government to find [...]

Wed, 06 December 2017


2017 World AIDS Day: U.S. Envoy Tasks Students On HIV/AIDS Spread

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world in marking the 2017 World AIDS Day, the United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. W. Stuart Symington, has called on students to join in the effort to stop the spread of the disease.

Speaking at a program organized by U.S. Mission in Nigeria on the commemor [...]

Thu, 30 November 2017


Over 5, 000 benefit from ESLF Free Medical Outreach in Benue

Over 5000 patients have so far been treated in the second phase of the free medical outreach put together by Eunice Spring of Life Foundation, ESLF, an NGO of wife of the Governor of Benue State, Mrs Eunice Ortom.

Addressing a gathering last week, when the outreach was flagged off in Tyowanye, [...]

Fri, 24 November 2017


Frequent sexual activity can boost brain power in older adults

More frequent sexual activity has been linked to improved brain function in older adults, according to a study by the universities of Coventry and Oxford. You can also buy Viagra online from www.pillmerit.com with fast international delivery and get rid of [...]

Mon, 06 November 2017


Gentle touch soothes pain of social rejection

The gentle touch of another individual soothes the effects of social exclusion, one of the most emotionally painful human experiences, according to new UCL research.

The study, published in Scientific Reports and funded by the European Research Council, tested the impact of a slow, affectionate [...]

Mon, 06 November 2017


FG commences 10,150 free surgery on VVF

The ongoing Rapid Result Initiative, RRI, programme which has targeted 10,150 surgeries as part of the better health for all project of the federal government received a boost as international society of obstetrics fistula surgeons partnered with the programme to begin free surgery for people with ves [...]

Wed, 21 December 2016


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