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Nigeria’s Oil & Gas Industry to build Infectious Disease Hospital in Imo

Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry has continued to lend support to the fight against COVID-19 through various types of interventions, the latest being the groundbreaking ceremony of an Emergency/Infectious Disease Hospital in Orlu, Imo State, South-eastern Nigeria on Saturday. The Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, His Excellency Timipre Silva, led the Group Managing Director of […]

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Covid-19: Nigeria receives medical equipment worth $22m from EU

The Nigerian Government has received Medical equipment worth $22m from the European Union to help in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. The Presidential Task Force on Covid-19, PTF, received the consignment at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, Nigeria. The shipment which was procured through the One UN Covid-19 Basket Fund with contribution from the EU […]

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Economic Sustainability: Nigeria plans increased health funding, local production

The Nigerian Government is planning to sustain the Economy through increased health sector funding, support for small businesses, and extension of local social safety nets. The government also has in its plans the creation of millions of jobs in different sectors, local production and manufacturing. Vice President, Yemi  Osinbajo stated this on Friday during his […]

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Pharmacists Council of Nigeria: New Chairman vows to address challenges

The chairman of the newly inaugurated governing council of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), Prof. Ahmed Tijjani Mora, says his administration would reposition the council to address challenges affecting pharmacy education, training and practice in the country. He stated this after the Federal Government inaugurated the governing council of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) in […]

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Stakeholders celebrate Nigeria’s polio-free status

Stakeholders in Nigeria have held a zoom celebration meeting to mark the country’s newly attained polio-free status. The independent Africa Regional Certification Commission (ARCC), responsible for certifying the eradication of wild polio virus in the World Health Organization (WHO) African Region, received Nigeria’s polio-free documentation on Thursday. The acceptance took place at a three-day meeting with […]