SPECIAL REPORT: In Northwest Nigeria, insecurity is fueling medical deserts

A blood bag is hung on a wall, its contents trickling through an intravenous line into…

Lab scientists decry low manpower, seek curriculum review in university

The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has decried inadequate manpower nationwide. AMLSN President,…

‘Delay in Executive Order implementation will lead to drug scarcity’

The Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Group of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (PMG-MAN) has said that the failure…

Health insurance mandatory for residents as Sanwo-Olu earmarks N5b to complete NYSC camp

• Plans completion before end of his tenure• Donates N100,000 each to 4,277 corps members• Says…

Nigeria records 3,623 cholera cases, 103 deaths in seven months

The Nigerian government says since the beginning of the year, the country has recorded a total…

Healthcare Reform: Nigerian govt holds first national performance dialogue for health sector

The Nigerian government, on Monday, held its first quarterly dialogue on the performance of the health…

Cholera: Nigeria records reduction in deaths

Nigeria has shown a promising decline in its cholera case fatality rate (CFR), dropping to 2.9…

6.8 million children to get malaria preventive drugs in Jigawa

The Jigawa State Article Page with Financial Support Promotion Support PREMIUM TIMES’ journalism of integrity and…

Immunisation: 2.7 million children unprotected globally- Report

In a new report, the World Health Organisation Article Page with Financial Support Promotion Support PREMIUM…

NCDC expands capacity with malaria lab 

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC)’s capability of early detection and inspection has been…