Health

NDDC seeks exit from TSA framework

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has asked to be removed from the Treasury Single Account policy of the Federal government to enable it...

Reps to probe ban of sachet alcoholic drinks

The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the ban imposed on alcoholic beverages in sachets and small bottles by the National Agency for...

Ban use of e-cigarette – WHO

The World Health Organisation, WHO, has urged member nations of its global tobacco treaty to ban or regulate the use of e-cigarettes and other...

Lady shares transformation during and after pregnancy

A Ghanaian woman shows off her remarkable pregnancy transformation during and after she welcomed her beautiful baby girl. Posting a video compilation illustrating her appearance...

NAFDAC probes contaminated fried plantain chips

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control is investigating a viral social media post alleging a woman fried plantain chips using...

COVID-19 funds: Reps asks health ministry to return unspent N10bn

The Public Accounts Committee of the House of Representatives has directed the Ministry of Health to return to the federal government the N10 billion...

Lassa fever outbreak: Cross River govt begins contact tracing, line listing

The Cross River State Government on Thursday announced the outbreak of Lassa fever in Ejah Community of Osupong Ward 1, Obubura Local Government Area...

Nimet forecasts 3-day dust haze from Thursday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has forecast a dust haze from Thursday to Saturday nationwide. NiMet’s weather outlook released on Wednesday in Abuja, expects a...

N585m fraud: EFCC grills Accountant General of the Federation, Humanitarian Ministry officials

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has interrogated the Accountant General of the Federation, Oluwatoyin Madein, over the alleged N585.2 million fraud in...

No evidence – NAFDAC speaks on low-quality paracetamol in Nigerian markets

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration, NAFDAC, has reacted to an alleged spread of low-quality paracetamol in Nigeria’s pharmaceutical market. In a statement...

BREAKING: Hoodlums attack doctors at EKSUTH, steal corpse

Activities have been paralysed at the EKITI State University Teaching Hospital, EKSUTH, Ado-Ekiti, as a result of an emergency and indefinite strike declared by...

Lassa fever cases increased in week 51 of 2023 – NCDC

The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has reported a hike in Lassa fever cases in week 51 of 2023. The centre, however, reported a...

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