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Communique At The End Of The 2 Day Meeting Between The Federal Government, JOHESU And AHPA

On 19/Dec/2017 / In Press Publications

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF A 2-DAY MEETING OF JOINT HEALTH SECTOR UNIONS (JOHESU)/ ASSEMBLY OF HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION(AHPA) WITH THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HELD ON THURSDAY 14th AND TUESDAY, 18th DECEMBER[...]

Communique Issued by the Society of Occupational and Environmental Health Physicians of Nigeria (SOEHPON) at the End of Her 2017 Annual Conference

On 07/Dec/2017 / In Press Publications

The 2017 Annual Scientific Conference was held at The Civic Centre, Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos State from 7th-11th November 2017 with a Theme; Occupational Health for All.   About 20 papers[...]

Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria Public Notice On Upgrade of Council Web Portal

On 06/Dec/2017 / In Press Publications

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, MDCN, hereby informs all registered medical dental and alternative medical practitions and the general public that the council has upgraded its web portal.   The upgr[...]

MDCAN Press Release: Stop the Brain Drain in Oyo State, SOS for LAUTECH Teaching Hospital

On 03/Dec/2017 / In Press Publications

This is an appeal to the good people of Oyo State to save Lautech Teaching Hospital, Ogbomoso from imminent extinction and stop the daily brain drain in Oyo State. The Medical and Dental Consultants Association, LTH Og[...]

Press Release: NCDC Launches Five-Year Plan (2017-2021)

On 30/Nov/2017 / In Press Publications

Today the 21st of November 2017, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) launched her strategy and implementation plan for the years 2017-2021. At an event tagged “Idea To Reality”, the document detai[...]

Welcome Remarks By The Director General Of National Agency For The Control Of Aids, Dr. Sani Aliyu At The Event Of 2017 World Aids Day Commemoration

On 30/Nov/2017 / In Press Publications

WELCOME REMARKS BY THE DIRECTOR GENERAL OF NATIONAL AGENCY FOR THE CONTROL OF AIDS, DR. SANI ALIYU AT THE EVENT OF 2017 WORLD AIDS DAY COMMEMORATION ORGANISED BY THE AGENCY ON 28th NOVEMBER 2017 AT THE BANQUET HALL, PR[...]

PRESS RELEASE: Nigeria commences 2017 World AIDS Day commemoration

On 23/Nov/2017 / In Press Publications

Events to commemorate the 2017 World AIDS Day have commenced with a call on all stakeholders to work towards realising the right to health for all Nigerians as a means to ending AIDS by 2030.   This year&rsquo[...]

Oyo State Public, Civil Servants Free Medicals

On 23/Nov/2017 / In Press Publications

It is widely acknowledged that a healthy mind is a productive mind.  In this connection, the ongoing free medical check-up for civil and public servants in Oyo State is most commendable, especially considering the[...]

PRESS RELEASE: Novartis Heart Failure Medicine Sacubitril/ Valsartan Granted NAFDAC Approval

On 21/Nov/2017 / In Press Publications

Innovative heart failure medicine Sacubitril/ Valsartan first registered in the US in 2015; and with NAFDAC's approval, now accessible to patients in Nigeria for the treatment of heart failure with reduced ejection[...]

ICN: Nurses Key To Ending Tuberculosis In The Sustainable Development Era

On 20/Nov/2017 / In Press Publications

The nursing profession, which provides the majority of care to patients with tuberculosis (TB), was represented by the International Council of Nurses (ICN) at the first WHO Global Ministerial Conference on ending TB i[...]

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