Gov. Oyetola promises to boost healthcare delivery in Osun.

Gov. Oyetola promises to boost healthcare delivery in Osun.

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. The government of the State of Osun under the leadership of Governor Gboyega Oyetola have reiterated his commitment in boosting healthcare delivery system to nooks and crannies of the grassroots area of the state. The Governor represented by the former Commissioner for Health, who is currently the Supervisor for Health in the
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Niger State gets $6Million World Bank Health for restoration agenda fund.

TundeĀ  BolajiĀ  – , Minna The “Restoration Agenda” of Governor Abubakar Sani- Bello of Niger State in health sector got a boost with World Bank injecting over $6 million into the “Save One Million Lives Health Programme for Results. .This was disclosed by state Commissioner for Health and Hospital Services, Dr. Mustapha Jibrin. He made
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Oyetola sets to boost, revitalize health sectors

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. The Governor of Osun, Mr Isiaka Adegboyega Oyetola is set to boost and revitalize the health sector in the state. He has therefore inaugurated a six-man committee to oversee the activities of the sector in the state. The Committee which is chaired by Mr Governor himself, was saddled with the responsibility of
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Medical expert gives clue on delayed conception after marriage.

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin Dr Ibrahim Lawal,A Medical expert with Medclev Medical Centre, Ilorin has advised couples with challenges on conception in Africa to seek for early medical intervention rather than blaming such predicaments on witches and wizards. Addressing a press conference in Ilorin, he said the recent prevalence of infertility in Nigeria especially among newly
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Nasarawa NMA threatens legal action against Laboratory Council of Nigeria.

Samson Osuo, Lafia. The Nigeria Medical Association, Nasarawa state chapter has threaten Legal action against the Laboratory Council of Nigeria for sealing some properties belonging to its members. The Association made this known during a Media briefing on Wednesday in Lafia, the state Capital while reacting to last Monday invading of some private Clinics by
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Niger State Government spend N3Bn on neo natal hospital.

Tunde Bolaji – Minna The Niger State government has so far spent over N3 billion for the completion and monthly sustainance of Neo Natal and maternity hospital in the last three years in Minna the state capital. The Commissioner of Health and Hospital Services, Dr Mustapha Mohammed Jibrin made the disclosure on Thursday in Minna
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NMA urges Al-Makura to sign NHIS bill.

Samson Osuo, Lafia. The Nasarawa State Chapter of Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has appealed to Governor Tanko Al-Makura to assent to the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Bill recently passed by the State House of Assembly. Nasarawa State Chairman of the Association, Dr. Bulus Peter made the appeal on Saturday, during an interview with Newsmen
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Rotary to immunize 5,000 children against polio in Kwara-Oladele.

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin Rotary Club International is to immunise about 5,000 children in Ilorin Emirate against Polio as part of its activities to mark the World Polio eradication Day. Chairman of Rotary Polio eradication committee for Kwara, Otunba Rick Oladele made this known on Wednesday when he led members of the committee on a visit
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Funding affects family planning in Niger State- Co-ordinator.

Tunde Babs. – Minna Non released of budgetary allocation has been identified as one of the major factories militating against Family Planning program in Niger state . This was also linked to the inadequate implementation of its programmes as well as lack of dedicated budget for family planning in the state. The State Coordinator Family
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Expert canvass multi-dimensioal health care delivery systems.

By kehinde Emmanuel, ilorin A multi dimensional approach to health care delivery system has been canvassed in Nigeria as a panacea to epileptic health care in many hospitals in the country. This proposition by Dr Lawal Ibrahim, a Medical Officer with Medclev Multispecialists Hospital, Basin, Ilorin would evolve arrangement of mergers among some hospitals towards
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NPC solicits support of royal fathers on demographic health survey in Kwara

kehinde Emmanuel , Ilorin The National Population Commission (NPC), in Kwara State has solicited the support and cooperation of Royal Fathers, community and religious leaders for the successful conduct of the Demographic and Health survey in the state. Mr Elijah Adekeye, a Director with the NPC in Kwara, made the call while delivering an address
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Harmony Advanced Diagonistic Centre, Ilorin tests 216,000 patients so far

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin The Harmony Advanced Diagnostic Centre (HADC), Ilorin has conducted about 216,000 radiology and laboratory tests for patients since it began operations in 2013. The Acting Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Centre, Mrs Nana Hauwa Omeiza made this known during an interview with newsmen in Ilorin on Tuesday. Omeiza stated that the
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Aro Bamgbose Foundation poise to improve life expectancy through health intervention scheme

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin Chief Razak Kunle Oyinloye, the Chairman and sole-financier of Aro Bamgbose Foundation, has disclosed that the foundation’s healthcare initiative was borne out of the desire to add values and improve the life expectancy of the people of the community, irrespective of age bracket, ethno-religious or geographical affiliations. He made this disclosure in
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NHIS; Kwara Assembly calls for mobilization of citizens

The Kwara State House of Assembly,has called on the people of the state, to enroll for the State’s Health Insurance Scheme, to enable them, have access to quality health care delivery, with payment of token as annual premium. This is part of the resolutions of the legislature, following a Matter of General Public Importance, raised
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