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Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Monday, November 19, 2018

"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

Group Wants Audiological Services In NHIS Schedule

Chairperson/Interim Presi dent of the Nigerian Audiology Association, Dr Irene Okeke-Igbokwe, has appealed to the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS)  to include audiological services in...

Healthcare: NDDC Assures On Free Services In N’Delta

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has expressed her determination to provide quality healthcare services to the Niger Delta Region of the country, in...

Expert Advises Pregnant Women To Avoid Home Delivery

A public health physician, Dr Shehu Martins last Monday advised pregnant women to avoid giving birth at home, saying it can lead to serious...

Nigeria, Germany Sign Polio Eradication Deal

The Federal Government last Thursday in Abuja signed a 15 million euro agreement with the Government of Germany on polio eradication. The agreement was signed...

Expert Wants More Urologists In Hospitals

A consultant urologist, Dr Ferdinand Nwamkpa, has decried the low number of urologists across the nation’s health facilities. Nwamkpa, who explained that theurologists are the...

‘Cancer Affects 12 Million Yearly’

An estimated 12 million people globally are diagnosed with cancer every year. Consultant Pathologist, Dr Dorothy Okoh made this disclosure in a paper titled, “Healthy...

Rivers, Partners Hold Mass School De-Worming

Rivers State Ministry of Health in conjunction with development partners, Evidence Action and International Organisation would hold a Mass School de-worming Programme in the...

HMO Wants Review Of NHIS Laws

A Health Maintenance Organisation (HMO), Ultimate Health Management Services, has called on the Federal Government to review the law establishing the National Health Insurance Scheme...

Group Seeks Collective Support To End Malaria Scourge

A non-governmental Organisation in  Niger Delta known as Canaan Peace Women and Community Development Initiative (CPWCDI) has stressed the need for corporate organisations and...

Group Embarks On Medical Outreach In PH

A Non-Government Organisation “Our Philosophical Muse, popularly known as OP Muse, has embarked on free medical outreach to some less privileged Homes on Port...
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