Dr Valerie Azinge, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), says Family Planning (FP) practice in the country is important to achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals One (SDG 1) of ending poverty by 2030.
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has urged Nigerians to imbibe the habit of washing their hands with soap before and after eating to avoid the spread of diseases. Mr Taru Murindi, the UNICEF Water and Sanitation Hygiene (WASH) Specialist,...
Access to quality healthcare is one of the fundamental human rights listed by the World Health Organization (WHO). Nigeria, being a signatory and member of the WHO, is thus bound to provide its citizens quality healthcare. Consequently, National Health Insurance...
The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) on Monday issued a seven-day ultimatum to the Federal Government to meet its demands. Mr Josiah Biobelemoye, the National Chairman of the union, said this at a warning rally organised by the union in...
The National Agency for Food Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has impounded a truckload of banned drugs in Lagos. Prof. Moji Adeyeye, the Director General of NAFDAC, said officials of the agency intercepted the articulated truck carrying a...