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Strange Disease Totally Eradicated In Ondo – ODSG

The Ondo State government has declared that the strange disease that broke out in Ode Irele in Irele local government area of the state has ... Full story

WHO Declares Liberia Ebola Free

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Liberia, Ebola-free. This was because no new cases were recorded for 42 days which is twice the maximum ... Full story

Nigeria To Start Production Of Anti-Retroviral Drugs In 2016

 Dr Bilali Camara, UNAIDS Country Director, said on Wednesday that Nigeria would commence local production of anti-retroviral drugs in early 2016. He said plans are at ... Full story

1 In 5 Test Positive For HIV In Lagos

Over 10,000 people tested positive to HIV out of about 50,000 people in Lagos in an exercise carried out by the State AIDS Control Agency ... Full story

Drinking Just One Alcoholic Drink A Day Linked To Liver Disease

Most studies assessing the prevalence of alcohol abuse as a risk factor for alcoholic cirrhosis focus on total annual amount drunk per person. However, the researchers ... Full story

Nigeria, US Commence Test Study On Ebola vaccine

Nigeria and United States of America (USA) military have commenced medical research of an Ebola vaccine in Abuja. They have also launched an Abuja Ebola Vaccine ... Full story

Nigeria Accounts 14 Percent Of Maternal Deaths In The World - UNFPA

According to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Nigeria accounts for over 14 per cent of the World’s maternal deaths. According to the UNFPA representative in ... Full story

Akwa Ibom Warns Residents Against Eating Cow Skin

The Akwa Ibom State government has warned its citizens against consuming cow skins. The Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Mr. Godwin Afangideh, said at a ... Full story

11 Sentenced Over Guinea Ebola Workers Murder

A court in Guinea has sentenced 11 people to life in prison for murdering a team educating locals about the risks of Ebola in a ... Full story

Unbelievable: Pesticide Responsible For Ondo Deaths - WHO

The World Health Organisation says pesticide poisoning is the probable cause of mysterious deaths of over 18 people in Ode Irele, in Irele Local Government ... Full story

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