Tags : Federal Ministry of Health

COVID-19: “NAFDAC Receives Dossiers For Chinese Vaccine, Others For Evaluation”

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has received dossiers for Chinese vaccine and three others for evaluation amid the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic in the country. The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, disclosed this while addressed reporters in Abuja on Monday, February 15, 2021, during a briefing by the Presidential […]

86 Nigerians Arrive Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport

Eighty six Nigerians have arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, via Air Sudan. The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, disclosed this in a tweet on Friday, July 3, 2020, but did not reveal where they returned from. According to the NIDCOM Boss, the returnees will go on […]

COVID-19:145 Nigerians Stranded In Sudan Return Home

Another 145 Nigerians who were stranded in Sudan have returned to the country. The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission announced this via its Twitter handle on Friday, June 26, 2020. According to NIDCOM, the returnees arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at about 12:45 pm, via Air Sudan. All evacuees will now proceed on […]

FG Releases N386m To Fight Coronavirus

The federal government has released N386m to forestall unforeseen outbreak of the deadly COVID-19 virus. Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Health, Mr. Abdullahi Mashi, disclosed these on Friday during a media parley in Abuja. According to him: “Intervention requests were made to the Presidency and because of the level of emergency, the Ministry […]

Lassa Fever: “Store House-Hold Refuse In Sanitary Refuse Bags, Tight-Fitting

Lagos State has recorded a case of the Lassa Hemorrhagic fever which has been reported to be raging in over 19 States in the country. The State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, in a statement on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, confirmed that the patient is currently in isolation at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. […]