THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday posited that President Muhammadu Buhari’s apparent indifference to the strike action by health workers across the country, “is a clear manifestation of insensitivity to the plight and suffering of Nigerians.”The opposition party in a statement issued in Abuja
This week, the ongoing strike action embarked upon by Nigerian health workers under the umbrella of the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) would be 4 weeks old. Even though the end is not yet in sight, there are strong indications it could worsen the country’s
A new outbreak of Ebola that has killed 17 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo is thousands of miles (kilometres) from Nigeria.
But health officials in Abuja this week moved quickly to introduce emergency measures, including screening visitors from the DRC and neighbouring countries --
The National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives, NANNM, Monday, appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to stop the proposed privatisation of certain services in the healthcare sector.[caption id="attachment_3170" align="alignleft" width="300"] Adeniji-Abdulrafiu-Ajani[/caption]Mr. Abdulrafiu Adeniji, the National President of NANNM made the appeal while addressing the press
Rwanda’s Ministry of Health is partnering with two Nigerian northern states of Borno and Gombe to achieve universal health coverage in their respective states through their primary healthcare development agencies.The Rwandan Minister of Health, Dr. Daine Gashunba, said this when a delegation of health experts