Tag: Universal Health Coverage

WHO Update: Poor governance barriers to universal health coverage

admin- April 9, 2019

Prof. Mynepalli Sridhar of the University of Ibadan has identified low political will, poor governance and mismanagement of resources as barriers to Universal Health Coverage ... Read More

Less Than 5% Of Nigerians Covered By NHIS, Says Official

Abdul Jimoh- August 10, 2017

Less than 5% of Nigerians covered by NHIS, says Official The Acting Executive Secretary  of the National Health  Insurance Scheme(NHIS), Malam Attahiru Ibrahim, on Thursday ... Read More

Universal Health Coverage A Right, Says Saraki

Abdul Jimoh- July 24, 2017

Universal Health Coverage A Right, Says Saraki President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has described Universal Health Coverage (UHC) as a right of ... Read More

WHO Regional Director Pledges Support For Nigeria’s Health Agenda

admin- July 12, 2016

The World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, Dr. Matshidiso Rebecca Moeti has pledged to support the Nigeria’s health agenda especially in the areas ... Read More

NOA Platform To Promote Rural Health Coverage

Abdul Jimoh- June 3, 2016

  The National Orientation Agency (NOA) will henceforth use its public sensitization platforms to educate and mobilize rural dwellers for inclusion in the Universal Health ... Read More

Nigeria to Launch Universal Health Coverage

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 3, 2014

The Federal Government is to launch Universal Health Coverage in the country. The Minister of Health Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu while briefing news men in Abuja ... Read More