HEALTH

Lassa Fever in Nigeria : The Killer Disease With No Vaccine

By Dr Charlie Weller Rodents spread Lassa Virus through urine and droppings Since the beginning of the year,...

Water Melon Listeria Kills Three 

A third person has died in Australia after eating melon contaminated with listeria bacteria. Fifteen elderly people have...

Saraki Advocates Workable Drug Policies To Stem Abuse 

  President of the Senate, Dr.  Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called for workable drug policies that will sanitise...

Doctors ‘perform brain surgery on wrong patient’

Four Kenyan medics have been suspended after cutting open the skull of the wrong patient at a hospital...

Measles Virus Deadly As HIV, Says Health Educator

Nnaya Eziyi, Umuahia   The Educator, Abia State Primary Health Care Development Agency (ASPHCDA), Mrs. Meg Onwu has...

 Mass Death Looms in Kogi As Doctors Shut Down Public,  Private Hospitals

From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja   Following the inability of the Kogi state government  to meet the demands of...

Flooding: Bello Urges FG To Construct More Dams  

From Joseph Amedu,  Lokoja Governor Bello of Kogi State With the early down poor this year,  Governor Yahaya...

Group Raises Awareness On Cancer Scourge Among Women

Yakubu Busari,Jos   National Coordinator of Civil Society for Cancer Eradication in Nigeria, Mr Elijah Elijah has disclosed...

Aba General Hospital Rebounds After 8yrs Inactivity

naya Eziyi, Umuahia N   The Aba General Hospital, has rebounded with the hope of receiving state of...

Kogi Govt Records Success In Lassa Fever Treatment

From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja   Governor Bello The Kogi Government on Tuesday says it has successfully treated and discharged two...