Lassa fever: Lagos places 63 under surveillance

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, has said the state has placed 63…

Nigeria rated 174 out of 180 countries in global child well-being survey

Nigeria has been ranked among the bottom 10 countries performing poorly in terms of children’s well-being.…

Lagos records first Lassa fever case

Lagos State has recorded a case of the Lassa Hemorrhagic fever which has been reported to…

Nigeria examines two coronavirus cases, Egypt confirms one

The Federal Government has said that two cases of coronavirus are undergoing tests in the country.…

Coronavirus death toll hits 1,000

The death toll from the novel coronavirus outbreak in China passed the 1,000 marks for the…

Warn Nigerians against using paracetamol to cook, Reps tell NAFDAC

The House of Representatives has called on the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and…

Borno: Lassa Fever kills one in Uni-Maid

A case of Lassa Fever has been confirmed at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital with…

No treatment for coronavirus yet, NCDC warns

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Wednesday said there was no specific cause for the…

Cooking meat with paracetamol can damage kidney – Nephrologist

A Consultant Nephrologist at the Lagos State University College of Medicine, Prof Olugbenga Awobusuyi, has warned…

Nigeria has about 14 million drug addicts – Minister

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has raised an alarm over increasing number of drug…