Reps order probe as unidentified disease kills 30 in Gombe

By Dirisu Yakubu The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, called on the Federal Government to investigate and curtail the spread of an unidentified disease that has killed some persons in the Nafada Local... Read more »

Army rewards officers for rejecting N1.5m bribe

By James Abraham The Military Special Task Force in charge of maintaining peace in Plateau State said, on Tuesday, that it rewarded eight personnel of Operation Safe Haven for rejecting N1.5m bribe from... Read more »

Young Britons increasingly face mental illness – Study

Young British people increasingly suffer from mental health problems that hamper their ability to find jobs, according to a study published Monday calling for government action. The Resolution Foundation think-tank, which conducted... Read more »

How rot in LUTH led to US-based Nigerian’s death

Comfort Obi The Editor-in-Chief and Chief Executive Officer of The Source magazine, Comfort Obi, in this article, narrates how Nigeria’s chaotic health system, typified by the rot in the Lagos University Teaching... Read more »

Kaduna military hospital shuts ward as haemorrhagic fever kills four

By Godwin Isenyo A suspected outbreak of viral haemorrhagic fever has claimed the lives of three health workers and a patient at the emergency ward at the 44 Army Reference Hospital, Kaduna. Consequently, ... Read more »

Viral hemorrhagic fever kills three health workers, patient in military hospital

By Godwin Isenyo A suspected outbreak of viral hemorrhagic fever has claimed the lives of three health workers at the emergency ward of the 44 Army Reference Hospital, Kaduna. Consequently, the authority of... Read more »

NAFDAC, PCN raid, seal 1,321 patent medicine outlets in Kano

By Ted Odogwu The National Agency For Food and Drug Administration and Control in collaboration with the Pharmacist Council of Nigeria on Monday raided and sealed not less than 1,321 patent medicine outlets... Read more »

NiMet warns asthma patients, others over three-day dusty haze

By Makua Ubanagu The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted haziness and cloudiness across the country from Monday to Wednesday. It warned people with respiratory issues among others to be cautious of the weather... Read more »

Japa; Peter Obi seeks reversal of Nursing Council Regulations

…Donates N20m to Ihiala School of Nursing By Okey Maduforo Presidential candidate of the Labour Party Mr Peter Obi has urged the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria to reverse the regulations... Read more »

15,000 nurses left Nigeria in 2023 — Registrar, Nursing council

By Lara Adejoro The Registrar of the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria, Faruk Abubakar has said that over 15,000 nurses and midwives left the country in 2023 to seek greener pastures. Abubakar... Read more »