Tag: NPHCDA

Nigeria set to receive about 4 million doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Suleiman Idris- March 1, 2021

Nigeria is scheduled to take delivery of 3.92 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, 2 March, 2021. The delivery will mark the first ... Read More

Nigeria’s polio eradication, a journey of leadership, hard work, commitment – Dr Shuaib

Abdul Jimoh- August 26, 2020

 Nigeria’s Wild Polio Virus (WPV) eradication, a journey of leadership, hard work, passion and commitment. Dr Faisal Shuaib, Executive Director of the  National Primary Health ... Read More

NPHCDA Introduces Measles Second Dose at 15 Months Into the Routine Immunization Schedule

Tanimu- November 27, 2019

From the 14th of November 2019, the Federal Government will be introducing Measles Second Dose at 15 Months into the Routine Immunization Schedule. Apart from ... Read More

Use FCT As Primary HealthCare Model; Bello Charges National Primary Health Care Dev. Agency

Suleiman Idris- March 29, 2017

  The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has charged the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) to use the Federal Capital Territory as ... Read More

New DG for NACA, NHIS, NCDC, NPHCDA & NIMR

Suleiman Idris- July 29, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of new Director Generals for five strategic health institutions in the country, the National Centre for Disease Control ... Read More

35 Million Children for Measles Immunization

admin- October 3, 2013

By Rabi Abdallah The Federal Government is targeting a total of 35 million children within age zero to five years in the 2013 integrated measles ... Read More