Don’t Deny  Children Access to immunisation, Medical Expert tells Parents

​ Don’t Deny Children Access to immunisation, Medical Expert tells Parents The Chairman of  Nigerian National Polioplus Committee, Dr Tunji Funsho urged parents and caregivers to always allow their children to be immunized . According to the medical expert , it is only when children are immunised that Nigeria as a country  can wave “bye-bye”… Read More Don’t Deny  Children Access to immunisation, Medical Expert tells Parents

​Expert Speaks on How to Prevent, Cure Staph Infections

​ How to Prevent, Cure Staph Infections Kola Adejimi, an Abuja-based gynaecologist, on Wednesday, said that staph infection could lead to a serious infection that could affect the lungs, heart and blood. Staph infection “is a group of infections caused by staphylococcus”. Adejimi told NAN that although many staph infections could be treated, some were… Read More ​Expert Speaks on How to Prevent, Cure Staph Infections

Meningitis:  Kaduna ,WHO Intensifies Public Sensitization

​ Meningitis:  Kaduna ,WHO Intensifies Public Sensitization: Against the backdrop of outbreak of Cerebrospinal meningitis reported in some states, Kaduna State Government in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) has intensified public sensitization in Kaduna State. The Kaduna State Cordinator ‎of WHO, Dr Dauda Madubu disclosed that Meningitis disease is contagious and the bacteria… Read More Meningitis:  Kaduna ,WHO Intensifies Public Sensitization

World Health Day :Kaduna Commissioner Distributes Delvery Kits to pregnant women

​ World Health Day :Kaduna Commissioner Distributes Delvery Kits to pregnant women As women all over  the world comemorate the International World Health Day, the Kaduna Commissioner of Women Affairs and Social Development ,  Hajiya  Hafsat Muhammad Baba  distributed Free Delivery Kits to 200 pregnant women in the state. In her remarks, while distributing the… Read More World Health Day :Kaduna Commissioner Distributes Delvery Kits to pregnant women

Meningitis : Kaduna Puts Medical Personnel on Red Alert 

​ Meningitis : Kaduna Puts Medical Personnel on Red Alert  As at 31st March the outbreak was recorded in 15 states and the FCT; 2,524 cases with 328 deaths.  The States are Zamfara, Sokoto, Katsina, Kano, Jigawa, Nassarawa, Taraba, Plateau, Yobe, Lagos, Cross River, Niger, Osun, Rivers, Gombe.  The causative bacteria is Neisseria meningitis, serotype… Read More Meningitis : Kaduna Puts Medical Personnel on Red Alert 

​FG announces outbreak of Meningitis in Sokoto , Zamfara 

​FG announces outbreak of Meningitis in Sokoto , Zamfara  Author: Aanu Adegun The Federal Government says it has deployed epidemiologists and vaccines to arrest the outbreak of a new a strain of Cerebro Spinal Meningitis (CSM) in parts of the country. The presidency under Muhammadu Buhari and Professor Yemi Osinbajo are poised to fight the… Read More ​FG announces outbreak of Meningitis in Sokoto , Zamfara 

NEMA Presents Drugs , Medical Needs worth Millions to ABU Accident Victims

​NEMA Presents Drugs , Medical Needs worth Millions to ABU Accident Victims Barely 24 hours after a road  accident involving a truck loaded with fire wood and about 100 passengers along Zaria -Kano Road on Friday ,  the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) promptly responded to an appeal by Ahmadu Bello Teaching Hospital , ABUTH… Read More NEMA Presents Drugs , Medical Needs worth Millions to ABU Accident Victims

Maternal and Child Healthcare : Kaduna Emerges Best Performing State 

Kaduna State Governor,Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, on Wednesday said since the inception of his administration maternal and child healthcare issues have been on the front burner. El-Rufai noted that Kaduna has consistently observed the Maternal, Newborn and Child Health week which its won two prizes consecutively as the best performing State. Speaking at the annual General… Read More Maternal and Child Healthcare : Kaduna Emerges Best Performing State 

KDSG, General Electric Partnership Changing Healthcare Delivery Landscape

Barely weeks after taking over the state of affairs in Kaduna state, Governor Nasir El-Rufai organised a Health summit aimed at tackling the deplorable state of the health sector he met in the state. The Governor was troubled by the poor health indices of the State for example that shows “only 35.5% of children, 12… Read More KDSG, General Electric Partnership Changing Healthcare Delivery Landscape

Pneumonia and Diarrhoea: PACFaH  Advocates Proper  Staff Training ,Funding of Primary Health Centres 

​ Coalition of Non Governmental Organizations , NGOs under umbrella of Partnership for Advocacy on Child and Family Health (PACFaH )has called for proper personell training and proper funding of Primary Health Centers to tackle Pneumonia and Diarrhoea in Kaduna  Speaking onbehalf of the coalition , Alhaji Abdullahi Tanimu  who is the Coordinator of  Child… Read More Pneumonia and Diarrhoea: PACFaH  Advocates Proper  Staff Training ,Funding of Primary Health Centres