Nigeria’s Chikwe Ihekweazu appointed WHO assistant director-general

Director-General of Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu has been appointed Assistant Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) in charge...
Coronavirus, Covid-19

Covid-19 claims 14 more Nigerian lives, 626 more infected

Nigeria recorded another 14 deaths from Covid-19, even as 626 people tested positive for the virus across nine states and the Federal Capital Territory...

Cholera kills 63 Nigerians in one week

Cholera has killed 63 Nigerians in one week, figures from Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), have shown.According the centre in an update on...
Disinfectant

Nigeria records another Covid-19 death, 460 new cases

Nigeria has recorded one additional death from Covid-19, even as 460 people tasted positive for the virus across 12 states and the Federal Capital...
Zainab Ahmed

Nigerian govt says it has spent $3.6bn on Covid-19 management

Nigerian federal government on Monday, said it has spent over $3.6 billion in managing the effects of Covid-19 in the country.Minister of Finance, Budget...

Covid-19 ravaging Nigeria’s wealthy class …as Mantu, Fawehinmi, Shagari top list of victims

By AYOOLA OLAOLUWAA major worry among government officials and health authorities is the growing threat from Delta, a highly contagious Covid-19 virus strain, which...

DSS denies dispersing doctors at Saudi Arabia’s recruitment exercise in Abuja

The Department of State Services (DSS) has denied dispersing doctors attending a recruitment exercise organised by Saudi Arabia Ministry Health at the Sheraton Hotel,...
Resident doctors protest

Saudi Arabia doctors’ recruitment suspended as DSS disperses participants

Department of State Services (DSS) operatives on Thursday, dispersed medical doctors participating in the recruitment interview organised by the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Health...
Coronavirus virus deaths

Nigeria records seven deaths, 637 cases of Covid-19 amid surge of Delta variant

Nigeria has lost seven more persons to Covid-19 amid surge in third wave of the virus driven by the Delta variant.This is even as...
Dr Adebisi Obawale

World Tourism Day: Osun bountifully blessed with cultural heritage – Obawale

By Sunday Oguntuyi, OsogboOsun State Government on Wednesday said it would project the state as a culturally correct and bountifully blessed state with...