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COVID-19: Don't travel for Christmas if not necessary, FG warns Nigerians

The Federal Ministry of Health has warned Nigerians ahead of the Yuletide season and its accompanying festive activities...

Romaine lettuce sold by Walmart recalled for E. coli

An outbreak of E. coli infections has been reported in six states in the United States, and at least 12 people have been...

7 basic tips for a healthier living

Want to live a healthier life? Here are 7 basic tips that will guide towards achieving a healthier living.

All Public Health guidelines for safe school re-opening in Nigeria

Here are the details of the public health guidelines and protocols stipulated by the federal government of Nigeria for the...

Akeredolu offers free medical services to 70,000 residents

Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu has offered free medical services to 70,000 residents from the 18 Local Government...

COVID-19: New research finds that people can be asymptomatic to disease

Even though a broad review of studies have found that most people with COVID-19 develop symptoms, some recent studies have...

Nigerian, African director win Bill Gates’ 2020 Changemaker Award

Bill and Melinda Gates' Foundation has announced Director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr...

Health workers' union, JOHESU suspends warning strike

The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) has suspended its seven-day warning strike and directed that all members nationwide...

FG pleads with JOHESU to suspend nationwide strike

The Federal Government has appealed to the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) to suspend its one-week nationwide warning...

Nigerian govt makes move to ban alcohol sold in sachet, small bottles

The Nigerian Government has commenced moves to bring an end to the packaging and selling of alcohol in sachet and small...