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FG Meets Again With Striking Doctors

The Federal Government of Nigeria has again met with striking Doctors to find ways of resolving the impasse. The Doctors under the auspices of the Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors NARD, had embarked on an indefinite industrial action last weeks over disagreements relating to their welfare. The meeting was convened by the Minister of Labour […]

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COVID-19: WASSCE To Commence In August – West African Examinations Council

The West African Examinations Council, (WAEC) in Nigeria, says the 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) will commence in August and not May. WAEC also debunked reports by some news platforms that it postponed the examination. In a statement on Friday, the Acting Head, Public Affairs, Demianus Ojijeogu, said  WAEC Nigeria Head, Patrick […]

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Kogi Government Inaugurate Team To Monitor, Investigate COVID-19 Vaccine Tolerance

Kogi state government has inaugurated team to monitor, investigate vaccine’s tolerance including why the state had been relatively spared by the COVID-19 pandemic. The State’s Commissioner for Health, Dr Saka Audu said, the team was inaugurated following the flag-off of the COVID-19 vaccination, in Lokoja, on Tuesday. The team comprising specialists drawn from across the […]

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World Health Day: Edo HIP, Insurance Scheme’ll improve access to healthcare for all, says Obaseki

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured that the Edo Health Improvement Programme (Edo-HIP) and Edo Health Insurance Scheme will improve access to quality and affordable healthcare services for all residents in the state.   The governor gave the assurance in commemoration of World Health Day, celebrated every April 7, to mark the […]