Joy as Itakede-Ide takes delivery of first Public Health Center

Joy as Itakede-Ide takes delivery of first Public Health Center

Itakede-Ide is a remote community in Mopamuro local government area of Kogi State. The land is blessed with fertile land. While food is hardly a problem for the hardworking residents, they however suffered greatly from health challenges and access roads. To an average family in the community, falling sick comes with great worries, as accessing […]

COVID19 VACCINES: Kogi Inaugurates Research Team to Monitor, Investigate Level Of Tolerance

COVID19 VACCINES: Kogi Inaugurates Research Team to Monitor, Investigate Level Of Tolerance

The Kogi State Government has inaugurated the State Research Team, to monitor and investigate the effect, adverse reactions and level of tolerance of COVID-19 Vaccine. The State’s Commissioner for Health, Dr Saka Haruna Audu, who inaugurated the research team shortly after the flag-off of COVID-19 vaccination in Lokoja, said the team would carry out research […]

BELLO RAISES SCIENTISTS TO INVESTIGATE WHY COVID19 “SPARE” KOGI

BELLO RAISES SCIENTISTS TO INVESTIGATE WHY COVID19 “SPARE” KOGI

…Kick start Vaccination The.Kogi State Government has commenced the administration of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine in the state with priority giving to health workers and frontline essential non health workers. The Kogi Government on Monday night took delivery of 16, 900 doses of the Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Saka Haruna, on Tuesday […]

At last, Kogi takes delivery of 16,900 doses of COVID-19 vaccines

At last, Kogi takes delivery of 16,900 doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Kogi State Government on Monday night eventually took delivery of about 16, 900 doses of the AstraZeneca Vaccine, to be flagged off in the state on Tuesday. Dr Abubakar Yakubu, the Executive Director of Kogi State Primary Health Care Development Agency (KSPHCDA), led a team of officials from the agency and Kogi Ministry of Health […]

Kogi father of triplet seeks aids for hospital bills

Kogi father of triplet seeks aids for hospital bills

Mr Ozigi Onoruoyiza Samson, a father of newborn triplets at Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Lokoja, has solicited for financial support to offset his medical bills and for the upkeep of the triplets with other two siblings. Samson, 35, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Lokoja, that his wife, Faith Ovayami Samson, […]

COVID19: KOGI SENATORS, REPS ON SAME PAGE WITH GOV BELLO

COVID19: KOGI SENATORS, REPS ON SAME PAGE WITH GOV BELLO

Serving senators and members of the House of Representatives from Kogi State have said they have not made up their minds on whether to receive the COVID-19 vaccine or not. The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, took his own vaccination on Tuesday and announced a two-week schedule for other senators to have the vaccine. […]

COVID19: WHY KOGI HAS NOT RECEIVED VACCINES – PTF

COVID19: WHY KOGI HAS NOT RECEIVED VACCINES – PTF

Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 on Monday explained that due to the ongoing repairs of the cold store facility in Kogi State, it is yet to receive vaccines. It added that the state is now the only state yet to receive the vaccine as its cold store was vandalised during the ENDSARS protests last […]

COVID19: Gov. Bello takes vaccine, mandates Exco members to follow

COVID19: Gov. Bello takes vaccine, mandates Exco members to follow

Governor Abubarkar Sani Bello of Niger state has taken COVID-19 vaccine but expressed doubt about its geniuneness saying that doubt was in consonant with the views of some Nigerians about the vaccine. The Governor, who took the vaccine at the Government House, Minna on Tuesday, however,mandated his cabinet members to follow his footstep. Sani Bello […]

CONFIRMATION: EDF Felicitates With Prof. Yahaya As Substantive CMD Kogi Specialist Hospital

CONFIRMATION:  EDF Felicitates With Prof. Yahaya As Substantive CMD Kogi Specialist Hospital

…Applauds Proposed Establishment Colleges of Medicine The Ebira Doctors’ Forum (EDF), has congratulated Prof Yahaya Adagiri, over his confirmation as the substantive Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Kogi State Specialist Hospital (KSSH), Lokoja. Dr Kabiru Zubair, the EDF President, gave the commendation when he led some executive members of the association on a congratulatory visit […]

InStrat GHS, Ogun State Partners On Electronic Health Insurance Management System

InStrat GHS, Ogun State Partners On Electronic Health Insurance Management System

InStrat GHS, Ogun Partners On Electronic Health Insurance Management SystemInStrat Global Health Solutions, an indigenous health technology company has partnered with the Ogun State government to deploy its MedStrat Health Insurance Management System to support the State’s Contributory Health Insurance Scheme.This was revealed in a statement made available to newsmen by InStrat Global Health Solution, […]