44 CHILDREN CLEARED OF TIES WITH ARMED GROUPS, RELEASED IN NORTH EAST NIGERIA- UNICEF

By Edoamaowo Udeme  44 children have this year been cleared from Nigerian Army administrative custody after being cleared of suspected ties with armed groupsn Among them, Twenty-three...

440,000 CHILDREN RISK ACUTE MALNUTRITION BY END OF 2019-UNICEF

Jutha Gupah, Maiduguri The United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF); has warned over the rise in Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) threats among 440, 000 children...

SANWO-OLU: ACCESS TO HYGIENE KEY TO SECURING FUTURE OF GIRLS

…Lagos Governor, Ex-Australian PM Address Session On SDG Goal 6 There must be a renewed commitment towards eliminating health impediments that can ruin the future...

BLOOD SHOULD BE AVAILABLE TO WOMEN DURING BIRTH – OAFLAD

The Organization of African First Ladies for Development (OAFLAD) has partnered with Terumo BCT, a blood processing and Pathogen Reduction Technologies Company to organize an...

EVANGEL SURGICAL TREATS 229 GOMBE VVF PATIENTS

Jutha Gupah, Maiduguri September 25, 2019. The Evangel Surgical; has treated 227 vaginal viscous fistula (VVF) patients in the last four months in Gombe, the...

WHO SUPPORTS NHF IN TREATING 100 BORNO IDP PATIENTS

Jutha Gupah, Maiduguri The World Health Organisation (WHO) has supported National Humanitarian Fund (NHF) to treat 100 displaced persons in camps and host communities of...

YOBE, WHO, CONSORTIUM TARGET 190,000 CHILDREN AGAINST MALARIA

Jutha Gupah, Damaturu The Yobe State Ministry of Health, WHO and Consortium; have targeted 190, 000 children against malaria by delivering seasonal malaria prophylaxis to...

SANWO-OLU KICKS OFF FREE HEALTHCARE FOR CHILDREN

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday, flagged off a free healthcare programme aimed at combating organ impairment and life-threatening ailments in children. The...

4,600 PACKS OF FAKE MOSQUITO COILS WORTH #35 MILLION SEIZED

Standard Organization of Nigeria has seized 4,600 packs of fake mosquito coils in a Kano warehouse.The importer is at large. No one knows his...

ENVIRONMENTAL SANITATION LAW: OYO GOVERNMENT SEALS 6 SHOPS, CANTEEN, BUTCHER’S STAND IN IBADAN 

Six shops  including a food canteen and a butcher's shop were sealed on Thursday along Old Ife road and Gbagi area in Ibadan for...