The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has called on the Asejire branch of the Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) in Ibadan, to recall batches of Eva Premium Table Water from markets and shops within its supply area, pending its investigations on consumers’ complaints on the product.
Stakeholders in the health profession, under the auspices of the Nigerian Union of Allied Health Professionals (NUAHP), have decried the continuous appointment of medical practitioners as Chief Medical Directors of Hospitals and Ministers of Health respectively, without consideration for those from the NUAHP
Dr. Aremu Saad of the Federal Medical Center, Gusau, in Zamfara, has averred that more than 20% of Nigerians are sick of various forms of mental illnesses without knowing.
The Senate on Tuesday, May 20, paid attention to the Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, while he spoke about the deplorable condition of Teaching Hospitals across the federation.
The Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Barr Onofiok Luke, has said that for Nigeria to access universal health coverage, the issue of policy summersault must be properly addressed.
An executive member of the World Medical Association and former President of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Dr. Osahon Enabulele, has called for the full implementation of the Medical Residency Training Act of 2017, signed into law by President Buhari in June 2018.
The introduction of one egg per day in Nigerian schools has yielded tremendous health and academic benefits among pupils in Nigeria.
The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, has been summoned by the Senate to give an account of the current state of facilities and healthcare services in Nigerian teaching hospitals.
The Minister for Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on Thursday, May 2, announced the Federal Executive Council (FEC)’s approval of the construction of 7 model schools in each zone of the country, as well as the supply of Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs to the National Agency for the Control of Aids (NACA).
The outreach which was done by the Association in collaboration with HENSEK integrated services, recorded 98 free Surgeries at the Ikot Abasi General Hospital.