Monkeypox cases investigated in Europe, US and Canada

Cases of suspected and confirmed Monkeypox are being investigated in a number of European countries, the…

Scientists alert public on new infectious agents

Scientists have alerted Nigerians on new infectious agents emerging and re-emerging thereby posing significant risks and…

Surrogacy is a preferred alternative for peaceful marriage, says medical expert

Dr Chinelo Okoye, Gynecologist and a Senior Registrar in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at…

FG takes over University of Medical Sciences Uburu, Ebonyi – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says the Federal Government will take over the management of the University of…

COVID-19 on increase in Americas, Africa – WHO

COVID-19 cases and deaths continue to decline but omicron sub-variants are driving an increase in the…

Nigeria signs agreement with Cuba on vaccine production

Nigeria has signed an agreement with Cuba to implement actions on contract manufacturing, technology transfer, vaccine…

8 persons die of Lassa Fever in Gombe

Eight persons have died from February till date, from Lassa Fever in Gombe State, Dr Nuhu…

Anambra govt. to utilise Telemedicine to improve healthcare delivery — Commissioner

The Anambra Government has said plans are underway to commence the utilisation of telemedicine to make…

Nigeria to partner Cuba on bio-pharmaceuticals

Nigeria will  partner the Republic of Cuba in the development of biotechnology for  pharmaceuticals production. Dr…

Methamphetamine: NDLEA urges Abia residents to give information to track labs

Alhaji Junaidu Yusuf, Commandant, Abia Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has urged…

Nearly half of all pregnancies are unintended – UNFPA report

The UN Population Fund (UNFPA), says nearly half of all pregnancies in the world, totaling 121…

World TB Day: 36% of TB deaths occur in Africa, says WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has expressed concern that with 36 per cent of all tuberculosis…

Ukrainian actor, Pasha Lee, dies in defence of his country against Russian invasion

Ukrainian actor and TV host who joined his country’s defence against the Russian invasion last week…

As cases decline, Nigeria records 2 new COVID infections, zero fatality

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says Nigeria’s daily COVID-19 count maintained a relatively low figure…

Lassa Fever kills 2 doctors in Oyo

By Deborah Hassan 365Daily – The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Oyo State branch, has disclosed that…

NCDC reports 24 new infections in six states and FCT

By Deborah Hassan 365Daily– The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 24 new cases…

Nigeria doing well in fighting infectious diseases, says NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in collaboration with African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET) and…

No medical test was conducted on Sylvester Oromoni at Dowen College – doctor

A medical doctor at Dowen College, Dr Mojisola Bisiriyu, on Tuesday told an Ikeja Corona’s Court…

NMA President commends FCT chapter for successfully organising 6th Doctors’ Games

Innocent Ujah, President of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), on Saturday in Abuja commended the association’s…

Pfizer, BioNTech delay request for vaccines for under-5 children

Pfizer and BioNTech have explained the delay in their completion of the request for the Food…

Britain’s AstraZeneca posts revenue boost, with 2.5bn jabs released

British pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca said on Thursday that its total revenue increased by 41 per cent…

UN chief condemns ‘moral failure’ of COVID-19 vaccine inequality

Two years into the coronavirus pandemic, UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres blasted the continuing “moral failure’’…

NCDC reports 53 additional COVID-19 infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 53 additional COVID-19 cases in 10 states…

Make COVID-19 experience a turning point for humanity – UN

The 60th Session of the UN Commission for Social Development started on Monday, with an appeal…

Malaria: All hands must remain on deck — Scientist

A Scientist, Dr Olumide Ogundahunsi, has said the country can drastically reduce the number of people…

COVID-19 threatens push to end FGM – UN

The COVID-19 pandemic could reverse decades of global progress in stamping out Female Genital Mutilation (FGM),…

COVID-19 infections, deaths in North America continue to rise – WHO

COVID -19 infections and deaths in North America continue to rise, as hospitalisations increase throughout the…

COVID-19: Nigeria records 159 additional infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 159 additional lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in…

COVID-19: NCDC announces 89 new infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 89 additional cases of COVID-19 in eight…

We lost 500 blood units to AEDC disconnection, says NBSC

By Deborah Hassan  365Daily  – 500 blood units were compromised due to disconnection by the Abuja…