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Tinubu Appoints Umar Mohammed DG NIHSA

    By Ibraheem Hamza Muhammad President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of Mr. Umar Ibrahim Mohammed as the new Director-General of the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA). Mr. Mohammed is an architect, and also, a construction technology and environment professional. The President expects improved outcomes in the agency’s …

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Dangote Cement Plc Launches Malaria Programme in Edo

  The Sustainability and Social Performance Department of Dangote Cement Plc will be implementing a malaria intervention programme at communities in Okpella, Edo State. The health intervention programme, according to a statement from the company, will run for two days around the host communities of the Dangote Cement Plc, Okpella. …

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Kaduna Commences Another Round Of Polio Immunization

  Parents and caregivers have been charged to ensure they make their children less than 5 years of age available for immunization as Kaduna State Government in collaboration with development partners commences another round of polio immunization campaign.  The exercise is scheduled for 20 and -23 of April, 2024 and …

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Pate’s boost for the health sector

    By Salisu Na’inna Dambatta     One of the potential successes of the Coordinating Minister for Health and Social Welfare (CMHSW), Professor Muhammad Ali Pate, resides in the recent decision by the Federal government to upgrade health infrastructure by providing advanced equipment in multiple health facilities in the …

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Parents Urges To Make Their Children Available For Immunization

By; Our Reporter     Parents and caregivers have been charged to ensure they make their children less than 5 years of age available for immunization as Kaduna State Government in collaboration with development partners commences another round of polio immunization campaign. Our source said that, the exercise is scheduled …

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UNICEF,CS-SUNN task SOSG on nutrition, say malnutrition catalayst to poor performance , low growth , productivity in Children

S. Suleiman, Sokoto A non governmental organisation, Civil Society – Scale Up Nutrition in Nigeria( CS-SUNN) has identified  malnutrition as responsible for poor brain, cognitive development , performance and lower productivity among  2-3years old school children. An Official of CS-SUNN and nutritionist, Dr Goodness Chidi Anyawu said at a one …

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Professor Gwarzo is a generous person -Dr Faruq, Registrar, Council of Nursing and Midwifery of Nigeria

By; Imrana Abdullahi, Kaduna In the interest of nursing and midwifery education, Professor Adamu Abubakar Gwarzo, the President of the Group of MAAUN Universities has earned praise for his generosity and esteemed reputation. Dr Faruq Umar Abubakar, the Secretary-General/Registrar of the Council of Nursing and Midwifery of Nigeria, commended Professor …

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