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Nigeria Commemorates The First World Patient ...
Nigeria has joined the global community in the commemoration of the First World Patient Safety Day, in alignment with the decision at the 72nd World ...
September 17, 2019
FG Launches Strategic Roadmap For Action To ...
Despite all efforts by governments towards the reduction of maternal and neonatal mortality, women and children die endlessly. This concern made the ...
September 12, 2019
FG Reaffirms Its Commitment Towards Strenghtening ...
The Honourable Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has reaffirmed the commitment of the Federal Government towards strengthening the Health System ...
September 12, 2019
FG Commences Release Of Funds To State Health ...
Federal Government has commenced the release of funds to State Social Health Insurance Agencies for the provision of much needed health services to ...
September 11, 2019
Ehanire Solicits World Bank Assistance For ...
The Honourable Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has called on the World Bank to support  the establishment of an effective  medical ...
September 09, 2019
62nd NCH: PS Charges Health Sector Stakeholders ...
The Permanent secretary, Federal Ministry of Health, Mr . Abdulaziz Mashi Abdullahi, has called on participants at the on-going 62nd National Council ...
September 09, 2019
NHIS: Health Minister Supports On-going Reforms
The Honourable Minister, Federal Ministry of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has expressed his support for the on-going reforms in the National Health ...
September 06, 2019
NASS Health Committees Hold Strategic Retreat For ...
In furtherance to President Muhammadu Buhari’s agenda and passion for improving the Wellbeing of Nigerians and   the Health Sector, ...
September 05, 2019
FG Willing To Partner With Philantropists - To ...
The Federal Government has expressed delight at efforts of Philanthropists and International Agencies who are desirous of identifying with the ...
August 28, 2019
FG Commences Regional Training On Oxygen ...
The Honourable Minister of State for Health, Senator Dr. Adeleke Olorunnimbe Mamora has stated that the Federal Government has commenced a general ...
August 28, 2019
FG Interrupts Onchocerciasis (River Blindness) ...
The Federal Ministry of Health has announced that Onchocerciasis (River Blindness disease) has been interrupted in Plateau, Nasarawa and Kaduna ...
August 28, 2019
Postponement of the 62nd National Council On ...
Please recall that the 62nd National Council on Health (NCH) Meeting which had been earlier scheduled to hold from 2nd - 6th June, 2019 at Asaba, ...
August 26, 2019
Ehanire: We Intend To Expand Health Coverage To ...
The Honourable Minister of Health, Dr. Emmanuel Osagie Ehanire and the Honourable Minister of State for Health, Senator Dr. Adeleke Olorunnimbe ...
August 21, 2019
Health Ministry Receives Certificate Of ...
The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health, Mr. Abdullazizi Mashi Abdullahi has received the Outline Business Case Certificate of Compliance ...
August 21, 2019
FG Reaffirms Commitment To Support Exclusive ...
As part of the activities to mark the 2019 World Breastfeeding Week celebrated from 1st to 7th August of every year, the Federal Ministry of Health ...
August 07, 2019
FG Launches Multi Sectoral Action Plan For ...
The Federal Government has launched the National Multi- Sectorial Action Plan for Non- Communicable Diseases (NMSAP) for 2019-2025 and the Resolve to ...
August 07, 2019
FG Implements BHCPF In Delta State
The Federal Government has flagged off the Basic Healthcare Provision Fund, (BHCPF), known ras HUWE, in Delta state. At the ceremony, the Permanent ...
July 05, 2019
FG Inaugurates Committee For Production Of Policy ...
The Federal Government has inaugurated a committee for the production of Policy documents on the Management of Human Remains in disaster situations. ...
July 04, 2019
Delta Governor Commends FG On BHCPF
The Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has applauded the Federal Government led by President Mohammadu Buhari, GCFR, for the take-off of ...
July 03, 2019
FG Appoints New CEOs For NHIS And NDIC
Following the recommendations of report by an Independent Fact-Finding Panel on National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), President Muhammadu Buhari ...
July 02, 2019
FG Commits To Elimination Of Viral Hepatitis
The Hon. Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has reiterated the commitment of Nigerian Government towards the elimination of Viral Hepatitis in ...
April 03, 2019
Niprisan Soon To Be On Nigerian Shelves
In furtherance of the Private sector alliance with the Federal Government under the Public Private Partnership (PPP) arrangement, the Honourable ...
April 03, 2019
FG & GAVI Commit $2.7B For PHC Services
The Global Vaccine Alliance (GAVI) and the Federal government of Nigeria have committed $2.7 billion to Strengthen Routine Immunization and Primary ...
April 03, 2019
Minister Tasks States On Population Policy
The Hon. Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has charged State Governments to review their population policy and implementation approaches with a ...
April 03, 2019
Federal Medical Centre Keffi Gets New CMD
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr. Yahaya Baba Adamu, as the Medical Director (MD), Federal Medical Centre Keffi, ...
April 03, 2019
FG Launches Documents To Scale-Up FP
The Federal Government of Nigeria has launched three key Reproductive health documents towards scaling up of Family Planning in Nigeria. Minister of ...
April 03, 2019
Abdullahi Mashi Resumes As Perm. Sec. Health
Mr. Abdullahi Abdullaziz Mashi has assumed duty as the new Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health.   Addressing Directors and Management ...
April 03, 2019
Minister Appointed To Stop TB Partnership Board
The Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has been appointed a Board member of the Stop TB Partnership, the United Nation High Level Decision body ...
April 03, 2019
Nigeria Receives Last Batch Of Ambulances
Nigerian government has received the last batch of Ambulances donated by government of Japan. The Japanese government had in June 2017 donated 31 ...
April 03, 2019
Minister Commissions Lagos Warehouse
Health Minister, Professor Isaac Adewole has today officially commissioned the Premier Central Medical warehouse in Oshodi Lagos State.   Speaking ...
April 03, 2019
FG To Mobilize Resources For Health
The Nigerian Government has reiterated her commitment to mobilize internal resources for health financing to ensure smooth transition without funding ...
April 03, 2019
FG Signs MOU With UNICEF For Therapeutic Food
The Federal Government of Nigeria has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (Mou) with the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund ...
April 03, 2019
FG Launches New Pediatric Anti-TB Formulation
The Federal Government has launched a New Paediatrics Anti –TB Drug for Children to commemorate the 2018 World TB Day which is marked on March 24th ...
April 03, 2019
FG Vows To Achieve Universal Health Coverage
Federal Government has assured Nigerians of its determination to achieve Universal Health Coverage. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole made ...
April 03, 2019
FG Launches Nat. Cancer Control Plan 2018-2022
The Federal Ministry of Health has launch comprehensive strategy on cancer control. The document titled “National Cancer Control Plan ...
April 03, 2019
FG Appoints MDs Of Federal Medical Centres
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointments Two New Medical Directors of Federal Medical Centers and Re- Appointment of four ...
April 03, 2019
FG Bans Import, Production Of Codeine Syrups
The Federal Ministry of Health has directed the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to ban with immediate effect ...
April 03, 2019
VP Calls For Robust National Health Insurance
The Vice – President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has called for a robust National Health Insurance Scheme towards achieving Universal ...
April 03, 2019
FG Signs MOU With US Govt On HIV/AIDS
The Federal Government of Nigeria has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (Mou) with the United States Government on the Nigeria HIV/AIDS Indicator ...
April 03, 2019
FG Set To Prevent Importation Of Ebola In Nigeria
Nigerian government has expressed its readiness to prevent importation of Ebola in to the country. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole made ...
April 03, 2019

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