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Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has declared that his administration has re-positioned the healthcare sector for the development of the state.
No fewer than 1,131 pregnant women have been tested positive to the dreaded and incurable HIV disease in Lagos State, Health Commissioner, Dr. Jide Idris, disclosed at the weekend.
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, weekend called for collaborative effort to eradicate polio in the country, as he expressed happiness that Delta State has not recorded any outbreak of Poliomyelitis in the last seven years.
Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo has distributed 28 motorcycles to Disease Surveillance and Notification Officers (DSNO) in the state to strengthen disease surveillance in communities.
The Akwa Ibom State government says it has spent a total of N300 million as medical bills for victims of the Reigners Bible Church building collapse that occurred December 2016.
The death toll of victims of the Lassa fever outbreak in Ebonyi State has risen to four while 139 persons have been under surveillance, this is according to the state’s Health Commissioner, Daniel Umezuruike.
Anambra state Health Commissioner, Dr Joe Akabuike, has warned those who engage in quackery in the health sector to shun the practice or be ready to face the wrath of the law.
Rivers State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Princewill Chike, has disclosed that over 23,000 women live with diabetes in the state, saying that the victims were mainly pregnant women as well as those within the reproductive age.
The Bayelsa State Government on Friday announced the suspension of all forms of medical outreach program in public and private schools throughout the state.
Kwara state Health Commissioner, Suleiman Alege, has the death a ten-year-old boy in the state due to Lassa Fever.
Ogun State Health Commissioner, Dr. Babtunde Ipaye, has said residents will benefit from a free eye surgery programme and a gift of recommended glasses to those with sight problems.
A former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has described former President Goodluck Jonathan as a hero of democracy in Nigeria.
A breakdown of the figure shows that 12 Justices were approved for the Court of Appeal, 9 for Federal High Court and 7 for FCT High Court.
A High Court sitting in Makurdi on Wednesday struck out murder charges against former Special Adviser to Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, Joseph Kyaagba.
A building allegedly belonging to the family of Mr. Dipo Anisulowo, the Chief of Staff to Ekiti State Governor, has been razed to the ground by fire.
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he was compelled to sign the the 2018 appropriation bill containing budget estimates as approved by the National Assembly into law in other not to keep the economy continuously on standstill.
Former chairman, Police Service Commission, PSC, Chief Simon Okeke, has faulted President Buhari’s exclusion of the former chairman, National Electoral Commission, NEC, Prof. Humphrey Nwosu, from those honoured over June 12, 1993 presidential election.
Mali's defence minister admitted on Tuesday that soldiers were involved in killings in the country's unstable centre, after the discovery of a mass grave backed up accusations of summary executions by government troops.
Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun, has left many Nigerian fans in panic mood after he pulled up with an injury ahead their Group D opening match against Croatia at the on-going Russia 2018 World Cup.
Festus Keyamo (SAN) has said President Muhammadu Buhari will be re-elected in 2019 to instil a different political culture in the country before he retires.
Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun on Sunday said the most important concern with the Nigerian team now should be how not to brood about Saturday’s 0-2 loss to Croatia.