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‘LUTH Suicide Prevention Initiative Has Saved 50 Lives in Two Years’

On 18/May/2019

The Coordinator, Suicide Research and Prevention Initiative (SURPIN), Dr. Emeka Ogbolu, said its “One More Day” campaign has succeeded in saving more than 50 lives of Nigerians who were on the verge of comm[...]

Experts Caution against Rise in Hypertension, Advise Regular Check Up

On 18/May/2019

The Nigerian Hypertension Society, an affiliate of the International Society of Hypertension and World Hypertension League has advised people to check their blood pressure regularly and avoid unhealthy habits that woul[...]

Firms Partner to Enhance Vaccine Access in Nigeria

On 18/May/2019

Project Last Mile, a public-private partnership that shares Coca-Cola’s expertise to support African governments in the delivery of life-saving medicines and supplies to the communities that are most in need, has[...]

EFCC Arrests Edo Health Ministry Officials Over Yellow Card Racketeering

On 18/May/2019

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Benin Zonal Office, on Tuesday arrested four officials of Port Health Service of the Federal Ministry of Health, Benin City, the Edo State capital over e-yellow feve[...]

Measles Kill 58 in Borno

On 18/May/2019

  Médecines Sans Frontières (MSF), popularly known as Doctors Without Borders on Friday revealed that 58 people had been killed by measles in Borno State since January.   It said this was[...]

Nigeria and World Hypertension Day

On 18/May/2019

The world marked World Hypertension Day May 17. The day is dedicated to a global health burden-hypertension, also commonly known as high blood pressure. The 2019 World Hypertension Day theme was “Know your number[...]

Kano Police Seize 303 Cartons of Tramadol

On 18/May/2019

Kano State Police Command, on Friday, seized 303 cartons of tramadol tablets. Briefing newsmen at the Police Command Headquarters in Bompai, the Commissioner of Police, Wakili Mohammed, said the seizure, followed a tip[...]

West Africa College of Nursing in Collaboration with Federal Neuropsyciatric Hospital Holding A Week Certificate Course Child and Adolescent psychiatry

On 17/May/2019

The West Africa College of Nursing in collaboration with Federal Neuropsyciatric hospital, Yaba, Lagos is holding a week certificate course in Child and Adolescent psychiatry for mental health professionals, general ca[...]

Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex Admission into School of Nursing, Midwifery and perioperative Nursing for 2019/2020 Academic Session

On 17/May/2019

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following Nursing Programmes of the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile-Ife: Basic General Nursing[...]

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