Nestle Nigeria PLC, a leading nutrition, health and wellness company, says there is need to tackle the urgent health challenge of hypertension as its prevalence of 30 to 40 percent in Nigeria is high. Maurico Alarcon, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Nestle Nigeria, made the assertion at a […]
More than a hundred Rotary clubs in Lagos and Ogun States took to markets, schools, bus parks and other public places on Wednesday to sensitise Nigerians on malaria prevention and control. The enlightenment rallies were in commemoration of the 2017 World Malaria Day with the theme: “End malaria for good.” […]
Bangladesh, Cote d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Malawi, Nigeria, Tanzania and Uganda – have committed to halving preventable deaths of pregnant women and newborns in their health facilities within the next 5 years, according to reports by the World Health Organisation, WHO.