Tag Archive: WHO

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WHO puts measures in place to curtail Ebola soread into Nigeria
by Laide Oriere

The World  Health  Organisation (WHO) has already put measures in...

Ebola: WASH practices crucial for successful fight against scourge
Ebola: WASH practices crucial for successful fight against scourge
by CHUKA UROKO

Since the fresh outbreak of the deadly Ebola Virus was...

WHO unveils new strategies to fight trans-fat in foods
WHO unveils new strategies to fight trans-fat in foods
by ANTHONIA OBOKOH

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has released on Monday, an initiative...

Ebola outbreak to take $1m from WHO’s emergency fund
Ebola outbreak to take $1m from WHO’s emergency fund
by ANTHONIA OBOKOH

The new Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo...

Air pollution responsible for nearly 1m deaths in Africa
Air pollution responsible for nearly 1m deaths in Africa
by ANTHONIA OBOKOH

The World Health Organisation (WHO), on Wednesday, released a new...

WHO marks 70th anniversary with focus on universal health coverage
by Lanatu Joy Shelton

The World Health Organisation (WHO) yesterday marked its day with...

Disease alert: NAFDAC warns against importation of processed meat products
Disease alert: NAFDAC warns against importation of processed meat products
by ANTHONIA OBOKOH

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control...

421 million hospitalisations recorded every year globally – WHO
421 million hospitalisations recorded every year globally – WHO
by ANTHONIA OBOKOH

The World Health Organization director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has...

WHO to help reduce child mortality rate in Kogi
WHO to help reduce child mortality rate in Kogi
by VICTORIA NNAKIAIKE, Kogi

World Health Organisation (WHO) has assured the government of Kogi...

Does Nigeria have highest prevalence of diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa?
Does Nigeria have sub-Saharan Africa’s highest diabetic cases?
by STEPHEN ONYEKWELU

Diabetes and its associated complications is a growing unease in...

WHO cancels Robert Mugabe goodwill ambassador role
by Editor

The World Health Organization has revoked the appointment of Zimbabwe’s...

Meagre budget for mega trouble
Meagre budget for mega threat
by CHUKS OLUIGBO

Nigeria’s health sector is in dire straits. Available data show...