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Ganduje Signs Health Trust Fund, Supplementary Budget

From Edwin Olofu, Kano Kano state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has signed into law the Kano State Health Trust Fund (KHETFUND) Bill, aimed at ensuring...

Striking Health Workers Union Accuses Hospital Official of Slapping Member

Striking health workers have accused an official of a teaching hospital of slapping one of them. They also called on the federal government for protection against...

Only Ill- Health Will Stop Buhari in 2019 – Amosun

The number of governors rooting for President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 general election increased on Saturday with Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, saying...

Nigerian Pilgrims in Saudi not Facing Health Crisis-NAHCON

National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) By Maryam Garba Hassan The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria NAHCON has denied a report published in an online medium that...

Things Fall Apart at Abia College of Health Technology

From Okey Sampson, Aba Abia State College of Health Sciences and Management Technology, Aba (ASCOHSTECH), Abia State, was founded in 1948 by the colonial masters with...

OPINION: IF ONLY IT WAS ABOUT BUHARI’S HEALTH

“The public does not like you to mislead or represent yourself to be something you’re not. And the other thing that the public really does like is the...

Stop Playing Politics With Buhari’s Health, Gbenga Daniel Tells Fayose

A former Governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel, on Sunday cautioned the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, to desist from playing politics with the health of...

Nasarawa to Launch Health Insurance Scheme 

From Linus Oota, Lafia  THE Nasarawa State government has revealed plans to establish an agency to manage the state health insurance scheme for civil servants in the...

EXCLUSIVE: You Cannot Suspend Me, NHIS Boss Tells Nigeria’s Health Minister

The suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, Usman Yusuf, has officially replied the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole. In his letter...

Controversy: Nigerian Lawmakers Ask Health Minister to Recall Suspended NHIS Boss

The House of Representatives on Wednesday asked the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, to within a week reinstate the suspended Executive Secretary of the National...

Lagos health Insurance Scheme Will Grow Services, Says Report

By Chioma Obinna As the Lagos State government prepares to roll out the mandatory State Health Insurance Scheme, SHIS, report of an assessment carried out on its health...

Buhari’s Health: Fayose Under Fire From Okorocha, BMSG, Lawyer

Imo State Governor and Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors Forum Rochas Okorocha yesterday led attacks on Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose over his...

President’s Health: Fayose, Buhari Support Group in War of Words

By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti-GOVERNOR of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, were yesterday engaged in a war of words over the health of President Muhammadu Buhari. While ...

Major Health Stories Across Nigeria Last Week

FAMINE, DISEASE OUTBREAK LOOMS IN NIGERIA The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) warned that malnutrition, thirst and diseases threaten the lives of millions of children in...

Nigeria Health Minister Writes AGF, Police, NDLEA, Wants Tobacco Law Enforced

The Health Minister, Isaac Adewole, has written to the Attorney-General of the Federation and the Nigeria Police Force over the enforcement of the National Tobacco...