Nigeria Recorded First Suspected Case Of Corona Virus

Nigeria Recorded First Suspected Case Of Corona Virus

The Lagos State Ministry of Health says it is currently investigating a suspected case of COVID-19, and the affected has been isolated at the Mainland Hospital, Lagos. The ministry made the disclosure on its official Twitter account @LSMOH on Wednesday night. It states: “The attention of @LSMOH has been drawn to news making the round about […]

One dead, three hospitalized as Lassa Fever hits Kogi

One dead, three hospitalized as Lassa Fever hits Kogi

LOKOJA – The Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Lokoja in Kogi, has confirmed three cases of Lassa fever and one death in the last one week in the hospital. Head of Clinical Services, Dr. Bernard Ododo who disclosed on Sunday in Lokoja said five suspected cases of Lassa fever were reported in the hospital in the […]

Stop Drinking Garri – Public Health Worker Warns Nigerians

Stop Drinking Garri – Public Health Worker Warns Nigerians

The Director of Public Health, Enugu State, Dr Boniface Okolo, has cautioned Nigerians against the consumption of soaked garri to avoid contacting Lassa fever. Okolo, who gave the warning in an interview with on Saturday in Enugu, said the rats that caused the disease were mostly in contact with Nigerian most popular staple food ‘garri,’ […]

Kogi Govt. reaffirms commitment to quality healthcare delivery Healthcare

Kogi Govt. reaffirms commitment to quality healthcare delivery Healthcare

Dr Abubakar Yakubu, the Executive Director, Kogi State Primary Health Care Development Agency (PHCDA), on Friday reaffirmed the commitment of Gov. Yahaya Bello’s Administration to ensure quality healthcare delivery for the people of the state particularly the rural dwellers. Yakubu, a recipient of an ”Award of Merits” at the 10th year Anniversary/Awards  of the Civil […]