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Cholera Outbreak: Lagos Records 25 Cases In Kirikiri Correctional Centre

Cholera Outbreak: Lagos Records 25 Cases In Kirikiri Correctional Centre

The Lagos State government on Sunday disclosed that 25 cases of severe gastroenteritis occurred at Kirikiri Medium Security Correctional Centre, confirmed to be caused by Cholera. The State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi while…

WHO Issues Global Warning Against Counterfeit Diabetes Drugs

WHO Issues Global Warning Against Counterfeit Diabetes Drugs

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has issued a global warning against counterfeit diabetes drugs circulating since 2022, a problem affecting all regions of the world. The WHO made the announcement on Thursday, June 20 in a…

WHO Warns Israel, Says Rafah Assault ‘Could Lead To Bloodbath’

WHO Warns Israel, Says Rafah Assault ‘Could Lead To Bloodbath’

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned of dire consequences if Israel goes ahead with the impending military operation in Rafah. The WHO gave the stern warning on Saturday, May 4, via its verified X…

NAFDAC Sets To Ban Alcoholic Drinks In Sachets

NAFDAC Sets To Ban Alcoholic Drinks In Sachets

The Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye on Monday said the agency has begun the enforcement of the ban on alcoholic drinks in sachets. Prof…

Over 8 Million Persons Dies Of Tobacco Smoking Annually – WHO

Over 8 Million Persons Dies Of Tobacco Smoking Annually – WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday revealed that at least eight million persons worldwide, including Nigerians die of Tobacco spoking annually. The WHO Africa Regional Director, Matshidiso Moeti made this known in a statement…

WHO Hints On Disease Worse Than COVID-19

WHO Hints On Disease Worse Than COVID-19

The World Health Organisation (WHO), has informed the planet to be ready for a disease worse than COVID-19. Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the WHO Director-General gave the warning while unveiling a new global scheme to…

840m Women, Children Suffer From Anemia – WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) have revealed that anaemia affects over 269 million young children and 571 million women globally, making it a severe public health issue. Anaemia is a condition where there are either…

Why We Ban Indomie Noodles – NAFDAC

Why We Ban Indomie Noodles – NAFDAC

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has said that it would begin the random testing of Indomie noodles, including the seasoning from the production facilities from Tuesday, promised that Nigerians will be…

Over 6.2m Nigerian Children Unvaccinated – WHO

Over 6.2m Nigerian Children Unvaccinated – WHO

 Dr Walter Mulombo, the World Health Organization (WHO’s) representative for Nigeria has revealed that an estimated 6.2 million Nigerian children are expected to be immunized between 2019 and 2021 as a result of the COVID-19…

Huge Biological Risk After Sudan Fighters Occupy Lab – WHO

Huge Biological Risk After Sudan Fighters Occupy Lab – WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday said that fighters in conflict-ravaged Sudan had occupied the national public laboratory holding samples of diseases including polio and measles, creating an “extremely, extremely dangerous” situation. Nima Saeed…