Buhari’s Achievement In Health Sector Under Reported – Minister

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The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Olorunnibe Mamora, on Thursday said various outstanding achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration in the health sector were grossly under-reported. Mamora made the assertion at the inauguration of the state-of-the-art Modular Theatre Complex and Amenity Ward at the National Orthopaedic Hospital, Igbobi, Lagos. I think the achievements of Read More

FG To Spend N10.6bn For Transportation Of Covid-19 Vaccine To States

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The Federal Government, through the National Primary Health Care Development Agency, has budgeted the sum of N10.6bn to transport COVID-19 vaccine to the 36 states and the 774 local government areas as well as the Federal Capital Territory and the six area councils. Also, about N1.4bn was set aside for the procurement of Personal Protective Read More

BREAKING: Buhari, Osinbajo To Receive COVID-19 Vaccines Publicly On Saturday

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President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo will receive the COVID-19 vaccine publicly on Saturday. Faisal Shuaib, executive director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), disclosed this at a media briefing at the state house on Thursday. He said the number one and two citizens will receive the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine after Read More

Covid-19: UK Owes Frontline Workers Debt Of Gratitude – Queen Elizabeth

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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth has commended frontline workers for their efforts during the pandemic, expressing during her annual Christmas television broadcast how “moved” she was by the “quiet, indomitable spirit” shown by people over the last year. “Every year we herald the coming of Christmas by turning on the lights,” the Queen said, noting that this Read More

Covid-19: NCDC Records 1133 New Cases

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Nigeria Center for Disease Control on Wednesday recorded 1,133 fresh COVID-19 cases in the country. NCDC disclosed this on her Twitter handle, said the new COVID-19 cases were recorded in 17 states of the federation and Abuja. The breakdown of the figure on a state-by-state basis revealed that: Lagos (397), FCT (357), Kaduna (81), Plateau Read More

New Covid-19 Strain Likely More Transmissible and May Impact Children More Than Other Very, Says UK Scientists

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Scientists from the UK’s New and Emerging Respiratory Virus Threats Advisory Group (NERVTAG) say they are now “highly confident” the new variant of coronavirus is more infectious than others, with a “hint” that it could be more transmissible in children. According to NERVTAG, the new variant — which is believed to have originated in southeast Read More

Stop Seeking Overseas Medical Treatments – Ekiti First Lady, Bisi Fayemi Tells Nigerians

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The First Lady of Ekiti State, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, has called on rich Nigerians to stop seeking medical treatments abroad, saying the multi-system Afe Babalola University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH) can rival any hospital globally. Mrs Fayemi added that ABUTH was well equipped with personnel and instruments with indisputable capacity to offer quality healthcare delivery that Read More

I’ll Invoke No Work No Pay Rule If….. – Fayemi Warns Striking Doctors

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Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has appealed to doctors under the aegis of National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners (NAGGMDP) to suspend their ongoing strike to prevent being forced to invoke the no work, no pay rule of the Trade Dispute Act. The doctors had on June 30 withdrawn their services, Read More