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Zamfara records 7 yrs without Poliovirus

The Zamfara Government says it has not recorded any case of wild poliovirus for seven years.The Permanent Secretary, state Ministry of Health, Dr Habib Yelwa, disclosed this on Thursday at the 2019 World Polio Commemoration in Gusau.…

Codeine Banned By The Federal Government

Professor Isaac Adewole, the Minister of Health announced on Tuesday that the Federal Ministry of Health has directed the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control to ban with immediate effect further issuance of permits…

Rivers confirms Lassa fever case

The Rivers ministry of health has confirmed a case of Lassa fever in a private health facility in the state.The commissioner for health, Dr Theophilus Odagme, disclosed to newsmen in Port Harcourt on Wednesday that the patient had been…