The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) said the threat of Tuberculosis is still real in Nigeria and other countries of the world, disclosing that 4000 people lose their lives daily to tuberculosis.
The second HIV/AIDS Programme Development Project (HPDP II) has scored over 96% in its engagement with the private sector, among other achievements .
Pampaida community also known as “UN Millennium village, Kaduna State is the first community in Nigeria to report no HIV transmission from mother to child in four consecutive years.
Nigeria has the second highest burden of HIV in the world – second to South Africa according to UNAIDS estimates.
Yobe state deputy governor Abubakar Aliyu says parents who refused polio vaccines for their children who eventually got deformed have questions to answer with God.
Social workers have advocated environmental sustainability as they celebrate World Social Work Day.
Bauchi State commissioner for water resources, Ghali Abdulhamid, says the state government is carrying out major reform policies to reflect sanitation and sewage components to develop adequate and safe public water supply.