The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has said the new tax policy imposing 20 per cent tariff on imported medicines could skyrocket the prices of drugs.
In the northeast of Nigeria, up to 450,000 in conflict-affected states of Adamawa, Borno and Yobe could face severe acute malnutrition.
"When you leave you development agenda, then someone else will make an agenda for you and it is what they give you you will take,” said Emmanuel Abanida, executive secretary of the Health Reform Foundation of Nigeria
The Institute of Human Virology, Nigeria (IHVN) has launched a higher grade Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) laboratory at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada.
I have been sick and been on my hospital bed for some months now.
Food poisoning is a major contributor to mortality in the country.
Since the recent outbreak of Lassa fever in the country new cases of infections and deaths have been reported.