Pneumonia vaccination begins Monday

From Monday, children visiting hospitals to update their immunisation shots will get an extra shot. A new vaccine targeting at least 10 diseases related to pneumonia is set to become part of More »

National Health Act: NPHCDA pledges commitment to Health Coverage

As stakeholders in the nation’s health sector continues to commend President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan for signing the long awaited health bill into law, National Primary Health Care Development Agency, (NPHCDA) has said the More »

National Health Bill finally signed by President Goodluck Jonathan

Late last night, we got information from a very reliable source that President Goodluck Jonathan had signed the National Health Bill into law. This morning, presidential spokesman Dr Reuben Abati confirmed this More »

14 years after, Nigeria achieves only 1 MDG

Fourteen years after 148 countries signed the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Declaration, Nigeria has not achieved six of the seven goals. An analysis of data released by the National Bureau of Statistics More »

We have caged Polio Virus to 2 states- FG

Abuja, Nov.27, 2014  (NAN). The Supervising Minister of State for Health, Dr. Khaliru Alhassan, on Thursday said Federal Government had successfully confined the spread of wild polio virus to Kano and Yobe. More »

 

Pneumonia vaccination begins Monday

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From Monday, children visiting hospitals to update their immunisation shots will get an extra shot. A new vaccine targeting at least 10 diseases related to pneumonia is set to become part of routine immunisation for children aged one year and

National Health Act: NPHCDA pledges commitment to Health Coverage

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As stakeholders in the nation’s health sector continues to commend President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan for signing the long awaited health bill into law, National Primary Health Care Development Agency, (NPHCDA) has said the Bill is a “significant milestone” towards achieving Universal Health

National Health Bill finally signed by President Goodluck Jonathan

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Late last night, we got information from a very reliable source that President Goodluck Jonathan had signed the National Health Bill into law. This morning, presidential spokesman Dr Reuben Abati confirmed this on Twitter. This is a fantastic end of

14 years after, Nigeria achieves only 1 MDG

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Fourteen years after 148 countries signed the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Declaration, Nigeria has not achieved six of the seven goals. An analysis of data released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) indicated that Nigeria has fully achieved the

We have caged Polio Virus to 2 states- FG

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Abuja, Nov.27, 2014  (NAN). The Supervising Minister of State for Health, Dr. Khaliru Alhassan, on Thursday said Federal Government had successfully confined the spread of wild polio virus to Kano and Yobe. Alhassan made this known when he gave update

CHR Participates In Creative Communication Workshop

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Follow up to September 2014 Creative communication workshop conducted by BudgiT to strengthen the capacity of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in using creative communications to improve their reportage and information sharing, the BudgiT  organized second round creative communication workshop and

CHR Participates In Champions for Change (C4C) Inaugural Workshop on Reproductive, Maternal Newborn and Child Health (RMNCH) Advocacy & Leadership

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For any project to kick-start it has to follow different strategies in order to achieve the desired Goal and Objectives. C4C Nigeria engaged 12 NGOs out of 30 that have been interviewed from the 120 NGOs applied for the Project.

CHR Nigeria Opens National Office in Abuja

It is our pleasure to inform the General Public, National and International Partners that CHR have open a National Office in Abuja situated at Flat 54 Yaunde Street off Lusaka St in Wuse Zone 6. It has a comfortable conference

2.7m Nigerian children not immunized against measles in 2013

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NIGERIA and India top the list of six countries with more than 60 per cent of the estimated 21.5 million children who were not vaccinated against measles at nine months of age last year, with 2.7 million and 6.4 million

Vacancy Announcement

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CHR is currently recruiting officers and Interns in its Abuja Office. Applications open from October 31, 2014 to November 10, 2014 click here for more information. Follow @CHRNaija