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Community health practitioners want to operate private healthcare centres in Lagos

Community Health Extension Workers (CHEW) and Community officers in Lagos State, on Friday advocated a review to the extant Health Service Reform Law 2016, to legally authorise practitioners to own and operate private healthcare clinic.

Lawmaker tasks public office holders on probity

A member of Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Olusegun Olulade, has charged public office holders to live above board in the discharge of their duties and be focused to affect lives of the people positively before expiration of their tenure in office.
Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives,

Speaker Dogara decries high rate of foreign medical trips by Nigerians

The Speaker of House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has decried the high rate of foreign medical trips by Nigerians, even as he called for total overhaul of the health sector to engender efficiency.
John Okafor

Ninth National Assembly: Rep Chike Okafor declares for Speaker position

Ahead of the plan by the All Progressive Congress (APC) to zone the speaker of House of Representatives’ slot, Rep Chike Okafor (APC-Imo), on Tuesday, formally declared to run for the position.

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Senator Ndume: Senate president election was free, fair

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Court remands four suspects in Ilorin prison over alleged murder

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Nigeria’s Pelfaco signs oil production sharing deal with Congo Republic

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Ahmad Lawan, majority leader of the senate, says the national assembly will not become President Muhammadu Buhari’s “rubber stamp” if he is elected senate president.

President Buhari congratulates new National Assembly presiding officers

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated heartily the newly elected presiding officers of the Ninth National Assembly.