Medicine

Kaduna State and WHO scale up COVID-19 and TB search with mobile testing in communities

Kaduna- World Health Organization (WHO) Nigeria has supported the screening of 2306 persons for COVID-19 and 2506 persons for Tuberculosis (TB), using Chest X-Ray, and GeneXpert machine through mobile testing in Kaduna State communities. Already, 265 COVID-19 cases and 105 presumptive with eight TB cases were diagnosed in six weeks (June and July 2020).   […]

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Economic Sustainability Plan: Vice President seeks private sector collaboration

Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has called for the collaboration of the private sector in the implementation of the country’s N2.3 trillion Economic Sustainability Plan, ESP, as government consolidates efforts designed to ward off a deep recession and effect significant changes in the economy. Prof. Osinbajo made the call on Friday at the virtual […]