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Top Ten Health News: 05 February, 2016

Mosquito-transmitted Zika virus may spread to Nigeria. Zika Is the Next Front in the Mosquito Wars. Figures you won’t believe about Lassa fever. Nigeria Needs Cancer Registry –  Olaleye. Nigeria: Abandoned Trauma Centre Overstretches Abaji General Hospital. Checking the resurgence of leprosy in Nigeria. Enugu Targets 900,000 Children For Measles Immunisation. Ondo intensifies efforts towards […]

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Top Ten News on Health: 29 January, 2016

FG marshals National Health Agenda – Minister. Health: Nigeria should learn from Ondo – Director, Chatham House. Combating diarrhea in Nigeria. Lagos State targets 4 million children in measles immunization exercise. FG To Rehabilitate North East Health Facilities – Minister. Tuberculosis: Nigeria to decrease disease treatment to 9 months. Kidnapping: Doctors protest in Rivers state. […]

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Top Ten Health News: 22 January, 2016

NGF partners with Dangote Foundation, Gates Foundation, USAID in the fight against polio. IFC, IFHA II, Swiss Re and CIEL Healthcare Invest in Hygeia Nigeria to Expand Access to Quality Healthcare. Why Nigeria can’t win Lassa fever battle as Ebola-Health minister. Lassa Fever: FG targets 10,000 health centres, sets up Committee. Lassa fever: Resident doctor […]

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Top Ten Health News: 15 January, 2016

Patients flee as doctor of Lassa fever victims dies. Nigeria: FG Earmarks N140 Million to Fight Lassa Fever, Death Toll Hits 41. Lagos Assembly orders closure of Gbagada hospital blood bank. Nigeria: ‘Access to Funds, Major Challenge in Nigeria’s Healthcare System’. Nigeria: ‘Why Poor Health Indices Persist’. Maximum Sanctions Await HMOs That Betray Public Trust […]

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Top Ten Health News: 08 January, 2016

Press Release by the Hon Min of Health – Prof. Isaac F. Adewole. Hurdles before Nigeria’s health care in 2016. Budget 2016: Give Nigerians functional health facilities, FG urged. Nigeria’s seven lessons from polio and Ebola response. More PHCs not needed now. Ending AIDS in 2030: How achievable for Nigeria? Ogun orders revalidation of private health […]

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Top Ten Health News: 01 January, 2016

As 2015 Winds Down On Nigeria’s Health Sector. FG to build 10,000 health centres across Nigeria. Lagos abolishes contract doctors, moves to resolve sector crisis. Ondo, Nigeria’s medical tourism destination. Rumbling in the house of health. Nigeria: 2030 Deadline On HIV/Aids Transmission in Nigeria Feasible – Naca. Combating Malnutrition in Women, Children. Nigeria: Reducing Maternal […]