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Leprosy Mission Nigeria Raises Alarm Over 2,500 New Cases Annually

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Leprosy Mission Nigeria Raises Alarm Over 2,500 New Cases Annually The Leprosy Mission Nigeria has sounded an alarm over the increasing number of leprosy cases in the country,...
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Lagos Government Issues Health Alert After Cholera Outbreak Kills Five

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Lagos Government Issues Health Alert After Cholera Outbreak Kills Five A cholera outbreak in Lagos State has prompted a health alert from the government, resulting in five fatalities...
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Cholera Claims Five Lives in Lagos

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Cholera Claims Five Lives in Lagos At least five persons have been killed in an outbreak of Cholera in Lagos State. The state’s commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi,...
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Annual 443,832 Under-five Deaths from Diarrhoea Preventable – Experts

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Annual 443,832 Under-five Deaths from Diarrhoea Preventable – Experts Deaths from diarrhoea, physicians say have been on the increase and insist that nobody, especially children should not succumb...
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NCDC Launches Genomics Sequencing Consortium to Enhance Public Health Infrastructure

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NCDC Launches Genomics Sequencing Consortium to Enhance Public Health Infrastructure Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) has launched the National Genomics Sequencing Consortium aimed at enhancing...
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Nigeria Secures $933m Grant to Strengthen Disease Response

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Nigeria Secures $933m Grant to Strengthen Disease Response The Global Fund‘s Grant Cycle 7 (GC7) has allocated $933 million to Nigeria for addressing HIV, Tuberculosis, and Malaria from...
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NCPWD: 600 Benefit From Health Insurance Package

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NCPWD: 600 Benefit From Health Insurance Package According to the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities (NCPWD), no less than 600 PWDs have benefitted from the pilot programme...
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FG To Sanction Hospitals Refusing To Treat Emergency Patients

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FG To Sanction Hospitals Refusing To Treat Emergency Patients The Federal Government of Nigeria has threatened that it will sue hospitals that refuse to treat patients who are...
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UNICEF: Food Poverty Affects 11 Million Children In Nigeria

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UNICEF: Food Poverty Affects 11 Million Children In Nigeria According to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), approximately 11 million children, or one in every three children under...
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Expert: Alternative Medicine Can Be Used For Immunisation

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Expert: Alternative Medicine Can Be Used For Immunisation Professor Benjamin Amodu, a researcher of phytomedicine, is urging Nigeria to include alternative and complementary vaccines to reduce the number...
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