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National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) has called for concerted efforts by stakeholders to curb the menace of quackery in the profession.
The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has advised medical doctors to check quackery, abuses and exorbitant charges in order to deliver affordable and quality healthcare.
Future Assured, an initiative of the wife of President, Aisha Buhari, is to establish a rehabilitation centre to cater for the children of the less privileged, who are suffering from one illness or another.
The Managing Director (MD)/CEO of the Nigerian Electricity Management Safety Agency (NEMSA), Engr Peter Ewesor, has said recent allegations of corrupt practices in the management of the agency under him were fabrications of those who never wanted his reappointment as MD of the agency, dismissing them as fake and unfounded.
The Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, has said ritual killers source body parts from operators of illegal health facilities.
Executive Chairman, Kwara State Internal Revenue Service (KWIRS), Muritala Awodun, on Wednesday, said the internally generated revenue of the state in the last four months rose to the region of N7.7 billion
In the city of Mbandaka, “bushmeat” is a cheap, time-honoured form of food — monkeys, bats, antelopes, crocodiles and other species caught in the wild.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Wednesday, declared that unless innovative advances such as biotechnology are achieved in agriculture, global efforts at ending hunger would remain a mirage.
A prominent Egyptian activist and blogger known for documenting alleged abuses by the security forces has been detained, his lawyer says.
The Oyo State Government has demanded a refund from the Federal Government, of the N33 billion it expended on reconstruction and rehabilitation of federal roads within the state.
A blind septuagenarian, Monday Eroanya, was on Thursday arraigned at an Ikeja High Court in Lagos for allegedly aiding a robbery suspect to evade arrest.
In defiance to the postponement of the reschedule congress of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Delta State chapter, the Ogboru and Omo-Agege factions of the party purportedly held a parallel congress on Saturday at Asaba.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has admitted that his team may have no match winners, but team spirit and tactics will see them soar over their group D opponents at the FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Dr. Ibrahim said NOTAP in carrying out the Registration of Technology Transfer Agreements, which is one of its major mandates, realized that there was a very weak Intellectual Property culture in Nigeria especially within knowledge Institutions.
The Ekiti State branch of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has said that hospitals in the state are open and doctors available for the health care needs of the people of the state, saying doctors are working “as much as possible in the face of the present situation.”