Over population, women challenges occasioned by delay in FP budget release

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Nigeria’s rising population and lack of proper birth control has been a source of worry to most stakeholders in the health sector who, are daily calling on the federal government to address these challenges before it consumes the nation. The stakeholders are also worried that the rising populations of unproductive population More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
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Why Engraced Ones celebrates World Cerebral Palsy Day in Abuja streets

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam As Nigeria celebrated its 60th birthday, remembering the sacrifices of heroes past, the Engraced Ones Prayer Support and Advocacy Initiative organized their 3rd annual Down Syndrome and Cerebral More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, July 9th, 2020
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Only 950,000 of 1.8m children with HIV received treatment in 2019 – Report

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam A recent report by a Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), revealed that in 2019, only 950 000 (53%) of the 1.8 million children living with HIV were receiving HIV treatment—much More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, June 25th, 2020
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Engraced Ones advocate care, acceptance for special need children

Engraced Ones advocate care, acceptance for special need children By Tobias Lengnan Dapam As Nigeria celebrates Children’s Day, a non governmental organization, Engraced Onces has advocated acceptance and care More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 21st, 2020
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Save the Children donates N50m worth of COVID-19 response supply to FG

Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Save the Children International Nigeria yesterday announced the donation of N50 million worth of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and Infection Prevention More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 21st, 2020
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COVID-19: UN Technology Bank advocates local production of essential pandemic-fighting equipment

The UN Technology Bank says local production of essential COVID-19-fighting equipment will not only support the immediate response to the pandemic but also help countries recover from the socio-economic impact of More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 21st, 2020
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LUTH delivers 4th COVID-19 patients of twins

A team of doctors, anaesthetists and nurses at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, Lagos, has delivered another COVID-19 patient of twins. Prof. Wasiu Adeyemo, LUTH Chairman Medical Advisory More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 19th, 2020
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Save the Children donates N50m worth of COVID-19 response supply to FG

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Save the Children International Nigeria yesterday announced the donation of N50 million worth of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) materials More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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190, 000 people could die of COVID-19 in Africa if not controlled – WHO

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Eighty-three thousand to 190 000 people in Africa could die of COVID-19 and 29 million to 44 million could get infected in the first year of the pandemic if containment measures fail, a new More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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COVID-19: UCH to produce Hazmat suits for healthcare workers

The University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, says it will start local production of hazmat suits for its healthcare workers. The measures is to address the shortage of Personal Protective Equipments (PPEs) as More...