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How Fola Laoye left her accounting career to balance the sheets in Africa’s health sector.

Numbers never lie, they say. But after barely a few years of crunching numbers, Fola Laoye decided to leave spreadsheets

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Why NAFDAC banned the use of paraquat in Nigeria

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has banned the use of paraquat, a widely used

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WHO- Insufficient physical activity is fourth leading cause of death worldwide.

The 4th leading cause of death worldwide is linked to “physical inactivity” according to the World Health Organization (WHO).  With

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Egyptian Healthcare startup raises $3.6 million to expand to other countries including Nigeria.

According to a post on X (formerly Twitter) by Techpoint Africa, Egyptian Healthcare startup, Almouneer, has raised $3.6 million to expand to

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Nigeria records new Lassa fever cases, Ondo, Edo with highest infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says Ondo and Edo are leading the country’s Lassa fever cases as it

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NGO takes Tobacco campaign to youths, raises awareness on dangers

A Non Governmental Organization (NGO) Eye Opener Women and Youth Foundation, has taken its tobacco campaign to youths brigade, to

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Monkeypox outbreak can be eliminated in Europe, WHO says

 It is possible to eliminate the monkeypox outbreak in Europe, World Health Organization officials said on Tuesday, highlighting evidence that

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Plateau records monkeypox cases

The Plateau government says it has recorded two positive cases of monkeypox in Shendam and Bassa local government areas. Health

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North Korea faces infectious disease outbreak amid COVID battle

 North Korea reported an outbreak of an unidentified intestinal epidemic in a farming region on Thursday, putting further strain on

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Abia Doctors Withdraw Service In Public

Abia Doctors Withdraw Service In Public, Private Hospitals Over Colleague’s Abduction Medical doctors under the aegis of Nigeria Medical Association,