The World Health Organisation (WHO) has granted emergency validation to the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, paving the way for countries worldwide to quickly approve its import and distribution. The decision “makes the
Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved the release of funds from the equity of Lagos State Health Scheme (LSHS) to provide free healthcare for 50,000 orphans, elderly and
The federal government has launched a new health insurance scheme for Nigerians called Group Individual and Family Social Health Insurance Programme, GIFSHIP GIFSHIP, according to the Minister of Health, Dr.
In commemoration of the 2020 World AIDS Day, the Lagos State AIDS Control Agency (LSACA) has commenced a Statewide HIV/AIDS Testing Service (HTS) exercise across 20 Local Government Areas (LGAs)
In the face of the frequent cases of road traffic crashes involving petroleum tankers and trucks leading to wanton destruction of lives and property in the country, the Secretary to
The Lagos State Health Facility Monitoring and Accreditation Agency, (HEFAMAA) has shut 16 health facilities across the State for non-compliance with regulatory standards. The Executive Secretary of the Agency, Dr.
The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Lagos State Ferry Services (LAGFERRY) AbdoulBaq Ladi Balogun has revealed the only solution to traffic in the state. Ladi Balogun at the conferment of the Fellowship
The World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa said that there are over 43,000 COVID-19 deaths on the African continent. The UN health agency gave an update on its