Tag: vaccination

FCTA Expresses Dismay Over Rejection of Vaccination by Foreigners

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2018

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Primary Health Care Development Board on Tuesday expressed dismay over rejection of immunisation by some foreigners in the Capital city ... Read More

28 African Countries Have no Single Radiotherapy Machine for Cancer– UN

Henry Solomon- February 3, 2018

UN agency, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has decried the lack of a single radiotherapy machine for cancer treatment in 28 African countries. Yukiya Amano, ... Read More

FG Warns On Paying For Cerebrospinal Meningitis Vaccination

AMT Tanimu- April 7, 2017

Dr. Faisal Shuaib, Abuja: The attention of National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA) has been drawn to news report of sharp practices of some health ... Read More

WHO Records New Case Yellow Fever In Congo

Henry Solomon- June 9, 2016

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said that a new case of yellow fever had been detected in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. (Photo: WHO) ... Read More

Parents To Face Jail Term In Uganda For Failing To Vaccinate Children

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2016

Ugandan government has warned that parents who failed to take their children for compulsory vaccinations would be prosecuted. A statement released on Monday in Kampala ... Read More