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"Our goal is to make Rivers State a land of peace and prosperity with boundless opportunities and possibilities"

– a place where no one is left behind...

Gov.Ezenwo Nyesom Wike

World Glaucoma Week: 60 Get Free Eye Screening

Not less than 60 people in Port Harcourt got their eyes screened for glaucoma last week as part of events marking the 2017 World...

Suicide Doctor Left Home During Prayers – Driver

The driver Henry Ita, of the medical doctor reported to have jumped into the lagoon on the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos, Sunday, has revealed...

Achieving Healthy Society Through Family Planning

The Chief Executive Officer of the Association for Reproductive and Family Health, Prof. Oladapo Ladipo, says planned family is cardinal to managing the present...

RSG Partners WHO On Lassa Fever Control

Sequel to the recent re-emergence of the Lassa fever disease in Rivers State, the Rivers State Government, say it is partnering with the World...

‘150,000 Women Affected With Obstetric Fistula Annually’

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has said that about 150,000 women of reproductive age are affected with Obstetric Fistula with an estimated 12,000...

HIV Drug Resistance: Minister Harps On Surveillance

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, last Monday, said surveillance and early identification of HIV drug resistance which necessitated prompt intervention, is required...

Wike Unveils Doctors’ Salary Structure Committee …As Normal Activities Resume At BMSH

In the bid to ensure an uninterrupted medical service delivery in Rivers State, the State governor, Barr. Nyesom Wike has set up a committee...

Identify With Less Privileged, Nurses Tell Nigerians

A Rivers State-based Non-Governmental Organization, Nursing World Nigeria, has called for more attention to the less privileged in the society. Chief Executive Officer of the...

Viral Hepatitis: Expert Identifies Risk Groups

The Manager, HIV Control Programme, Rivers State, Dr Golden Owhonda, has identified injection drug users, homosexuals, health workers especially dentists and surgeons, people with...

Group Trains 100 Community Health Workers

A group, Doctors on Call, has organised a five-day sensitisation exercise for 100 community health workers in Malammadori Local Government Area of Jigawa State. The...

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