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Friday, February 15, 2019

"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

NMA Elects New Exco

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA),   election  ended in the early hours of Saturday and Dr Osahon Enabulele  emerged as the new president The election which...

Child Temperament As Health Challenge

Parenting is one of the toughest jobs around. Guiding children in today’s world takes a lot of physical and emotional energy. Children are born...

NGO Plans Free Contraceptives For 120m Women

A Non-Government Organisation, Global Leaders, is to provide 120 million women and girls in the world’s poorest countries voluntary family planning services by 2020. This...

Gokana Targets Full Immunisation Coverage

The Gokana Local Government Council says its target is to ensure full coverage of the area in the on-going immunsiation programme. The Council chairman, Hon....

Malaria Gulps N132 Billion Annually In Rivers

The Rivers State Government says N132 billion goes down the drain annually in the fight to eradicate malaria from the state. The State Commissioner for...

Reproductive Health: Commission Urges Holistic Intervention

The National Population Commission (NPC) has emphasised the need for holistic interventionary any measures to the issue of reproductive health in Nigeria. Chairman of the...

Nigeria Gets N1.2bn Japanese Grant To Boost Immunisation

The Japanese government has given Nigeria a grant of N1.24 billion through UNICEF in furtherance of the child survival programme in Nigeria. The Japaneses Ambassador...

Animal Protein Exposes Women To Bowel Disease – Expert

Experts say high animal protein intake may increase women’s risk of health conditions called Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). This report, published by researchers from the...

Stakeholders Advice On Nutrition For Children

Stakeholders in the health sector on Saturday advised parents to give appropriate nutrition and lifestyle choices to their children to enable them achieve their full...

Group Decries Proliferation Of Small Arms

Doctors in Nigeria have cried out that they bear the health burden of victims of series of violence involving the use of small arms...
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