Tags : Ministry of Health

Coronavirus: 56 More Recovered Patients Discharged In Lagos State

Fifty six more recovered Coronavirus patients have been discharged in Lagos State. According to a statement by the Lagos State Ministry of Health on Sunday, July 12, 2020, the former COVID-19 patients were discharged after testing negative to the virus. While giving a breakdown of the discharged persons, the Ministry noted that they comprise 12 […]

Coronavirus: Makinde Commends FG On Fight Against Pandemic

Oyo State Governor, Engr Oluseyi Makinde, has commended the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, for the work being done at the National level to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. Governor Makinde, gave the commendation at the end of a meeting of the State’s COVID-19 Task Force on Saturday, April 25, 2020. He said since the […]

Suspected Case Of COVID-19 In Enugu

Enugu State has reported a fresh suspected case of COVID-19. This is confirmed in a statement from the Permanent Secretary in the State’s Ministry of Health, Dr Ifeanyi Agujiobi. Dr Agujiobi said the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has been informed, while a sample has been collected and sent for investigations. The suspected case, […]

Lassa Fever: 63 People Placed Under Surveillance In Lagos

The Lagos State Government has placed 63 people under surveillance over fears that they may have been infected by a Lassa Fever patient. The Commissioner for Health in the State, Professor Akin Abayomi, disclosed this in a statement issued by the Director of Public Affairs, Ministry of Health, Dr Tunbosun Ogunbamwo. This comes a day […]

Fire incidents: Oyo to buy 10 fire-fighting trucks

Oyo State Government is set to acquire 10 modern fire-fighting equipment through a competitive bidding process. The State’s Commissioner for Infrastructure, Transportation and Public Works, Professor Raphael Afonja, who made the disclosure on Sunday, January 5, 2020, while undertaking an on-the-spot assessment of the fire-ravaged Akesan Market, (Oja Akesan) in Oyo town, said the process […]