September 19, 2017

Yellow Fever Case Confirmed In Kwara State, Nigeria

Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Health has confirmed one case of Yellow Fever in the Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara State. According to the WHO, Yellow fever is an acute viral haemorrhagic disease transmitted by infected #mosquitoes. Symptoms of yellow fever include fever, headache, jaundice, muscle pain, nausea, vomiting and […]
December 31, 2016

In Memoriam: Nigerians who died from cancer in 2016

    So many humans around the world have died battling cancer and we cannot even exhaust the list if we started. This post, however, is in memory of them and a few of the people who are known/popular are listed here . The list will be updated, if you […]
December 13, 2016

#NSDIC Join the Nigerian Service Delivery Innovation Challenge

  Are you passionate about improving Nigeria’s health outcome? Do you have a promising innovation in Service Delivery?
October 8, 2016

Nigeria interested in a research agency for cancer control

The Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has said that Federal Government is exploring the possibility of setting up the National Agency for Cancer Control (NACC)  in Nigeria. The Minister made this known while meeting with Director, Head of Eastern Europe, Middle East, African (EEMEA ) region, F. Hoffmann-La Roche […]