Usman Yusuf, Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), has been reinstated by President Muhammadu Buhari, Premium Times reports.
The Lagos state first lady Bolanle Ambode has expressed optimism that Female Genital Mutilation could be stamped out of Africa by 2030.
Former US Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar has been sentenced to a third prison term of 40 – 125 years in jail, Guardian reports.
Ahmed Victor, the doctor who contacted Lassa fever after treating a 7-month-old baby has died from the disease, Punch reports.
Nigerian comedian and MC Wale Gates and his gorgeous wife Lanre have welcomed a baby girl!
Nigeria would have approximately 20,210 babies born into the country on the New Year’s day.
Veteran actor, Sadiq Daba who is currently in the UK seeking treatment, has reacted to an interview granted on Channels Television about him being misdiagnosed by the Doctors who treated him in Nigeria. He said […]
The first birth as a result of a womb transplant in the United States has occurred in Texas, a milestone for the U.S. but one achieved several years ago in Sweden.
At least 300,000 persons are said to be living positively with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) with about 140,000 HIV patients undergoing treatment in Benue State.
Britain is to become the first country in the world where the erectile dysfunction drug Viagra can be bought without the need for a doctor’s prescription from 2018, its maker Pfizer said.
The Federal Ministry of Health has released a memo to the Nigerian Medical Association to alert Nigerians on the high rate of kidney trafficking in Egypt.
Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, says all the Monkey Pox samples obtained from Lagos and subjected to laboratory examination tested negative. Adewole broke the news at a press conference in Abuja today. According to him, three […]
The federal government has said that it is looking into the issue of medical doctors in public service who are engaging in private practice.
The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday raised the alarm that the 19 Northern states of the federation were under serious threat due to drug abuse, adding that over three million bottles of codeine syrup were consumed […]