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807, 2017

Polio Vaccines Is Safe, Islamic – Sultan Of Sokoto

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Saturday reaffirmed that vaccines for polio and other child-killer diseases are safe and Islamic. Abubakar spoke in Wamakko town, headquarters of [...]

707, 2017

INAUGURATION OF COMMITTEE ON NATIONAL SUMMIT ON PRIMARY HEALTH CARE IN NIGERIA

The Executive Director/CEO, NPHCDA, Dr. Faisal Shuaib today inaugurated the Committee on National Summit on Primary Health Care. The summit which aims at identifying, deciding and developing consensus and commitments [...]

507, 2017

NPHCDA INAUGURATES NATIONAL EMERGENCY ROUTINE IMMUNIZATION COORDINATION CENTRE(NERICC)

National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has inaugurated the National Emergency Routine Immunization Coordination Centre in its determination to achieve the 85% national target for routine immunization. Speaking at [...]

3006, 2017

MATERNAL, CHILD MORTALITY: FCTA ENGAGES 203 MIDWIVES

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Primary Health Care Development Board says it will soon engage 203 midwives to address challenges of maternal and infant mortality in the territory. The Acting [...]

1506, 2017

Executive Director NPHCDA, Dr. Faisal Shuaib Receives NIFT Delegation

Top stakeholders in the immunization sector under the aegis of NIFT formally met with the Executive Director (ED) of the National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA) at the Agency’s Headquarter [...]

306, 2017

Reps propose free antenatal care for pregnant women

The House of Representatives has commenced consideration of a bill to provide free ante-natal care to all pregnant women and stipends for mothers of triplets and other multiple births. The [...]

2405, 2017

FG conducts 4,349 surgeries, 17,793 screenings for indigent Nigerians

The Federal Government has carried out a total of 4,349 surgeries and 17,793 health screenings under its ongoing “Better Health for All” initiative targeted at indigent Nigerians across the country. [...]

2405, 2017

FG activates Ebola preparedness plan

IN response to the renewed outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, the Nigerian Government has activated a preparedness plan by setting up the Ebola Preparedness Working [...]

2803, 2017

Presidential flag off of Kuchingoro Health Centre.

Conscious of his political party’s manifesto on “accessible and affordable healthcare system within 3-5 km radios, PMB flagged off Primary Healthcare Revitalization on the 10th  of January, 2017 at the [...]