Osun Hajj Pilgrims

Covid-19: Osun begins vaccination of over 800 intending pilgrims

By Sunday Oguntuyi, Osogbo Osun Government on Monday disclosed that over 800 intending pilgrims to this year's Hajj will be vaccinated as part of the...
Oxford AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine

Controversy trails Astrazeneca Vaccine

By AYOOLA OLAOLUWA A dark shadow is lurking over the fight against the dreaded Covid-19 pandemic in the country, with the rollout of vaccines to...
Dapo Abiodun

World Oral Health Day: Ogun creates Directorate of Dental Services Kunle Idowu

Kunle Idowu, Abeokuta Ogun State government has established a Directorate of Dental Services in a bid to increase the accessibility of residents to oral health...

NDLEA, Ekiti govt to begin issuance of drug-free certificate before marriage

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency and the Ekiti State Government have agreed to issue drug-free certificates for intending couples as a condition for...
HealthPlus

HealthPlus dream deal goes sour

By AYOOLA OLAOLUWA More facts have emerged on how Nigeria's biggest pharmaceutical company, HealthPlus investment deal with a United Kingdom private equity firm, Alta Semper...
Oxford/Astrezeneca vaccine

No reason to halt usage of AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine ― WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has said Friday there was no reason to stop using AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine after several European countries suspended the...
Oxford AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine

European nations suspend use of Astrazeneca vaccine over blood clot

OBINNA EZUGWU Eight European nations including Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Lithuania, Estonia, Denmark, Norway, and Iceland have decided to stop using the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine on...
Oxford/ AstraZeneka Covid-19 vaccines arrive Nigeria

FG denies budgeting N10.6bn for COVID-19 vaccine transportation

The federal government has denied that it had budgeted N10.6 billion for COVID-19 vaccine transportation. Faisal Shuaib, executive director of the National Primary Health Care...
Oxford AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine

COVID-19: NAFDAC approves AstraZeneca vaccine for use in Nigeria

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has cleared the AstraZeneca vaccine for use in the country. The National Primary Health Care...