Short Story on Advocacy Training for Sokoto and Niger CSO’s

It is paramount and imperative to move for positive changes, that’s why advocacy remains significant in pursuance for a better situation for citizens to live in the most favorable condition particularly healthy More »

World Health Organization: Public Health Rules Needed to Curb E-Cigarette Risks

Contrary to industry advertising, a new report by the World Health Organization (WHO) finds that electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and other electronic nicotine delivery systems pose significant public health hazards because of toxins More »

Suspected Ebola Case In Kaduna, 2 More In Rivers

A Law student of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, was yesterday quarantined after showing traces of Ebola symptoms. The Kaduna State commissioner of health, Dr. Thot Dogo Joseph, who confirmed the incidence, More »

FG Seeks Japan’s Trial Ebola Drug

The federal government yesterday announced that it has applied for a Japanese drug in the treatment of Ebola virus disease. Minister of health Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, who was speaking at the opening More »

Test Ebola Drug 100% Effective Scientists have hailed “extremely encouraging” results in a major trial of the experimental Ebola treatment ZMapp and called for urgent clinical tests in humans. The drug, which More »

 

Short Story on Advocacy Training for Sokoto and Niger CSO’s

Cross section of participants answering pre test during Advocacy training for Sokoto & Niger State CSOs

It is paramount and imperative to move for positive changes, that’s why advocacy remains significant in pursuance for a better situation for citizens to live in the most favorable condition particularly healthy life. CHR found it more effective to strive

World Health Organization: Public Health Rules Needed to Curb E-Cigarette Risks

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Contrary to industry advertising, a new report by the World Health Organization (WHO) finds that electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and other electronic nicotine delivery systems pose significant public health hazards because of toxins emitted from the devices. The agency recommends that

Suspected Ebola Case In Kaduna, 2 More In Rivers

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A Law student of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, was yesterday quarantined after showing traces of Ebola symptoms. The Kaduna State commissioner of health, Dr. Thot Dogo Joseph, who confirmed the incidence, however, said that the blood samples of the

FG Seeks Japan’s Trial Ebola Drug

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The federal government yesterday announced that it has applied for a Japanese drug in the treatment of Ebola virus disease. Minister of health Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, who was speaking at the opening of the second emergency National Health Council on

Test Ebola Drug 100% Effective

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Test Ebola Drug 100% Effective Scientists have hailed “extremely encouraging” results in a major trial of the experimental Ebola treatment ZMapp and called for urgent clinical tests in humans. The drug, which has already been used to treat a small

Remain Vigilant, FG Cautions Nigerians on Ebola

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The Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, yesterday warned Nigerians not to be complacent about the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), saying the battle against the disease was not yet over. The minister had on Tuesday said Nigeria had one active

U.S. to begin safety testing of Ebola vaccine next week

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FEDERAL researchers next week will start testing humans with an experimental vaccine to prevent the deadly Ebola virus. The National Institutes of Health announced Thursday that it is launching the safety trial on a vaccine developed by the agency’s National

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PRESS RELEASE: African activists meet in Johannesburg to demand more transparent health budgets

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 African civil society organizations are calling for greater accountability and transparency from African leaders regarding the use of public funds for the survival of mothers and babies. Activists will take advantage of an international conference on 1 July 2014, the

Group calls for review of Nigeria’s health policy

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The rivalry between the medical professionals is unnecessary.” A Civil Society Organization, Centre for Social Justice, CSJ on Wednesday in Abuja called on the Nigerian Government to review some of its health polices as a key to national development. The