When Lagos Women Equip Maternity wards

Their mission is enviable and it is to save lives of more pregnant women when complications arise in the course of  birthing new lives. So, led by the wife of Lagos State governor and it’s chairman, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials, COWLSO, has commissioned five Intensive Care Unit, ICU. The ICU…

Why Unsafe Abortions Are Increasing

ITS NO longer news that there is an increase in violence everywhere all over the world and more than ever before, women and young girls have become victims of rape and consequently, unwanted pregnancy. The World Health Organisation (WHO) notes that of nearly 56m abortions that take place yearly all over the world, almost half…

Why is Yellow Fever a Health Threat?

The reported outbreak of Yellow Fever in Kwara State by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) appears surprising to many because it’s been a while the public has been bothered about the disease. But officials of NCDC have warned that the viral hemorrhagic disease could become a public health threat if adequate attention is…

Health Minister Reacts to viral video

For about a week now, medical doctors under the aegis of National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) in many states have boycotted their consulting rooms to protest against what they called “government’s insensitivity” to their welfare. Consequently, major healthcare services in most of the public tertiary health institutions, have either been partially suspended or paralyzed…