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PRESS RELEASE :  WE NEED MORE EXTRA EFFORTS TO CURB ACUTE MALNUTRITION: CMH&SW TELLS STAKEHOLDERS; COMMITTEE PROPOSES $60M.
PRESS RELEASE : WE NEED MORE EXTRA EFFORTS TO CURB ACUTE MALNUTRITION: CMH&SW TELLS STAKEHOLDERS; COMMITTEE PROPOSES $60M.

Following the first meeting of stakeholders in Nutrition and Food Security in Nigeria, a second meeting was convened to discuss issues identified by the technical committee set up during the maiden meeting to strategize how the acute cases of malnutrition can be wiped out . The meeting which held in Abuja on Thursday, 6th June, 2024 ,called for more extra efforts by the respective stakeholders.

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PRESS RELEASE:  Permanent Secretary attributes lack of public awareness as major cause of obstetrics fistula condition.
PRESS RELEASE: Permanent Secretary attributes lack of public awareness as major cause of obstetrics fistula condition.

PRESS RELEASE Permanent Secretary attributes lack of public awareness as major cause of obstetrics fistula condition.

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Press Release; FG DOUBLES EFFORTS TO IMPROVE FOOD SAFETY IN NIGERIA
Press Release; FG DOUBLES EFFORTS TO IMPROVE FOOD SAFETY IN NIGERIA

FG DOUBLES EFFORTS TO IMPROVE FOOD SAFETY IN NIGERIA

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INVITATION TO 2024 NIGERIA  CIVIL SERVICE WEEK CELEBRATION
INVITATION TO 2024 NIGERIA CIVIL SERVICE WEEK CELEBRATION

INVITATION TO 2024 NIGERIA CIVIL SERVICE WEEK CELEBRATION

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The National Emergency Medical Service and Ambulance System (NEMSAS) conducted a 1-day intensive training for technical staff of the Advocacy and Knowledge Management Unit in Abuja on Friday, 31st May 2024.
The National Emergency Medical Service and Ambulance System (NEMSAS) conducted a 1-day intensive training for technical staff of the Advocacy and Knowledge Management Unit in Abuja on Friday, 31st May 2024.

The National Emergency Medical Service and Ambulance System (NEMSAS) conducted a 1-day intensive training for technical staff of the Advocacy and Knowledge Management Unit in Abuja on Friday, 31st May 2024.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO AN ICON
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO AN ICON

THE ENTIRE STAFF OF THE FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL WELFARE WARMLY WISH Mrs. L.K. BAKO-AIYEGBUSI, mni. A HEARTFUL BIRTHDAY.

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PRESS RELEASE: DISCLAIMER: Appointment of Mr. Idowu Goodnews Oluwaseyi as DG NIPRD
PRESS RELEASE: DISCLAIMER: Appointment of Mr. Idowu Goodnews Oluwaseyi as DG NIPRD

DISCLAIMER: Appointment of Mr. Idowu Goodnews Oluwaseyi as DG NIPRD

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PRESS RELEASE: Achievements in the Health Sector: Presentation by the Hon CMHSW, Muhammad Ali Pate, CON, at the Ministerial Sectoral Briefing.  Radio House Abuja, May 24, 2024
PRESS RELEASE: Achievements in the Health Sector: Presentation by the Hon CMHSW, Muhammad Ali Pate, CON, at the Ministerial Sectoral Briefing. Radio House Abuja, May 24, 2024

Achievements in the Health Sector: Presentation by the Hon CMHSW, Muhammad Ali Pate, CON, at the Ministerial Sectoral Briefing. Radio House Abuja, May 24, 2024

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PRESS RELEASE: I WILL BE ON DRIVING SEAT ON PROMOTING CANCER AWARENESS AND ADVOCACY: SAYS H.E.SEN. OLUREMI TINUBU.
PRESS RELEASE: I WILL BE ON DRIVING SEAT ON PROMOTING CANCER AWARENESS AND ADVOCACY: SAYS H.E.SEN. OLUREMI TINUBU.

PRESS RELEASE: I WILL BE ON DRIVING SEAT ON PROMOTING CANCER AWARENESS AND ADVOCACY: SAYS H.E.SEN. OLUREMI TINUBU.

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PHOTO NEWS: We are Elated to Announce!
PHOTO NEWS: We are Elated to Announce!

Our Permanent Secretary, Ms Kachollom Daju S. mni, has been honored as an Honorary Fellow of the West African Postgraduate College of Pharmacists .

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VIDEO: CANCER JINGLE
VIDEO: CANCER JINGLE

CANCER JINGLE

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PRESS RELEASE: Availability of Quality Human Resources in the Health Sector drives Effective Healthcare Outcomes -DG (WAHO)
PRESS RELEASE: Availability of Quality Human Resources in the Health Sector drives Effective Healthcare Outcomes -DG (WAHO)

Availability of Quality Human Resources in the Health Sector drives Effective Healthcare Outcomes -DG (WAHO)

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PICTURE NEWS: 25th Ordinary Meeting of ECOWAS Assembly of  Ministers of Health in Abuja.
PICTURE NEWS: 25th Ordinary Meeting of ECOWAS Assembly of Ministers of Health in Abuja.

25th Ordinary Meeting of ECOWAS Assembly of Ministers of Health in Abuja.

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PRESS RELEASE: STOP EMBARRASSING GOVERNMENT: PSH WARNS PUBLIC SERVANTS
PRESS RELEASE: STOP EMBARRASSING GOVERNMENT: PSH WARNS PUBLIC SERVANTS

STOP EMBARRASSING GOVERNMENT: PSH WARNS PUBLIC SERVANTS

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THE COORDINATING MINISTER OF HEALTH & SOCIAL WELFARE PRESS RELEASE TO COMMEMORATE THE 2024 WORLD ASTHMA DAY “ASTHMA EDUCATION EMPOWERS”
THE COORDINATING MINISTER OF HEALTH & SOCIAL WELFARE PRESS RELEASE TO COMMEMORATE THE 2024 WORLD ASTHMA DAY “ASTHMA EDUCATION EMPOWERS”

THE COORDINATING MINISTER OF HEALTH & SOCIAL WELFARE PRESS RELEASE TO COMMEMORATE THE 2024 WORLD ASTHMA DAY “ASTHMA EDUCATION EMPOWERS”

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FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL WELFARE INITIATES NINE-POINT STRATEGIC PLAN TO ELIMINATE MALARIA
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL WELFARE INITIATES NINE-POINT STRATEGIC PLAN TO ELIMINATE MALARIA

The Honourable Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Professor Muhammad Ali Pate,has announced that the ministry will set up a nine-point strategic plan to eliminate malaria in the country.

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FG LAUNCHES NFCMS REPORT:CMOH&SW SAYS IT'S EVIDENCE-BASED FOR POLICY PROGRAMMING
FG LAUNCHES NFCMS REPORT:CMOH&SW SAYS IT'S EVIDENCE-BASED FOR POLICY PROGRAMMING

The Honourable Coordinating Minister for Health and Social Welfare, Professor Muhammad Ali Pate, has described the National Food Consumption and Micronutrients Survey report as an important document that will turn policy programming and implementation into evidence-based programming as it has good evidence to inform.

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PHOTO NEWS:  The Nutrition Department, under the Leadership of Mrs L.K. Bako- Aiyegbusi, mni, as the Director/ Head of Nutrition Department, of the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare.
PHOTO NEWS: The Nutrition Department, under the Leadership of Mrs L.K. Bako- Aiyegbusi, mni, as the Director/ Head of Nutrition Department, of the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare.

The Nutrition Department, under the Leadership of Mrs L.K. Bako- Aiyegbusi, mni, as the Director/ Head of Nutrition Department, of the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare.

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RE:GENERAL RECRUITMENT.
RE:GENERAL RECRUITMENT.

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL WELFARE RE:GENERAL RECRUITMENT.

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DISCLAIMER:N15,000 INSTANT RELIEF FUNDS
DISCLAIMER:N15,000 INSTANT RELIEF FUNDS

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL WELFARE DISCLAIMER:N15,000 INSTANT RELIEF FUNDS

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 5th post-survey planning meeting on the 2021 NFCMS report launch taking place in the FMOHSW Secretariat, 6th floor conference room on Wednesday, 24th April, 2024.
5th post-survey planning meeting on the 2021 NFCMS report launch taking place in the FMOHSW Secretariat, 6th floor conference room on Wednesday, 24th April, 2024.

The Nutrition Department, under the Leadership of Mrs L.K. Bako- Aiyegbusi, mni, as the Director/ Head of Nutrition Department, of the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, held her 5th post-survey planning meeting on the 2021 NFCMS report launch taking place in the FMOHSW Secretariat, 6th floor conference room on Wednesday, 24th April, 2024.

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The Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (FMoHSW) Marked the World Health Day 2024, with the theme 'My Health, My Right' on 8th of April, 2024.
The Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (FMoHSW) Marked the World Health Day 2024, with the theme 'My Health, My Right' on 8th of April, 2024.

The Permanent Secretary, Mrs Daju Kachollom S. mni, lead the 'Health Walk' from Unity Fountain to the Federal Secretariat, Abuja. The PSH was accompanied by the Director Health Planning Research and Statistics, Dr Chris Isokpunu, Director Nutrition Department, Mrs Bako-Aiyegbusi mni, and other members of Top Management Committee and Directors in the FMoHSW including Donor and Implementing Partners.

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VIDEO: Title Investing in maternal health for sustainable future towards reducing maternal morbidity and mortality in Nigeria.
VIDEO: Title Investing in maternal health for sustainable future towards reducing maternal morbidity and mortality in Nigeria.

Title Investing in maternal health for sustainable future towards reducing maternal morbidity and mortality in Nigeria.

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FG SETS TO REDUCE MATERNAL MORTALITY: APPROVES 25BN FOR 8800 FACILITIES THROUGH NPHCDA, NHIA
FG SETS TO REDUCE MATERNAL MORTALITY: APPROVES 25BN FOR 8800 FACILITIES THROUGH NPHCDA, NHIA

The Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Professor Muhammad Ali Pate, has reiterated the readiness of the Federal Government to reduce maternal mortality and newborn child deaths by providing adequate funding to eight thousand eight hundred,(8800) health facilities across the country.

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 Applicants Whose Statement of Needs Letters were Approved by the Ministry from 7th April 2024 to 15th April 2024
Applicants Whose Statement of Needs Letters were Approved by the Ministry from 7th April 2024 to 15th April 2024

applicants whose Statement of Needs Letters were approved by the Ministry from 7th April 2024 to 15th April 2024

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PRESS STATEMENT ON THE CELEBRATION OF WORLD HEALTH DAY CELEBRATION
PRESS STATEMENT ON THE CELEBRATION OF WORLD HEALTH DAY CELEBRATION

Nigeria joins the rest of the world to celebrate the 2024 World Health Day. The World Health Day is celebrated on the 7th of April every year. It is observed to raise awareness of global health issues. The theme for this year is “My Health, My Right,”

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Pate reiterates FG's Unrelenting Commitment to Transforming Healthcare System in Nigeria.
Pate reiterates FG's Unrelenting Commitment to Transforming Healthcare System in Nigeria.

Coordinating Minister, Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Professor Muhammad Ali Pate has reaffirmed the unrelenting commitment of the present administration in transforming the healthcare system to attain Universal Healthcare Coverage for Nigerians.

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FG Fully Committed to ending TB Epidemic in Nigeria
FG Fully Committed to ending TB Epidemic in Nigeria

First Lady conferred Global and National stop TB Champion *Renewed Hope Initiative donates N1bn to fight TB -Pate

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PATE ADVOCATES MEDICAL INCLUSIVENESS FOR PERSONS LIVING WITH DISABILITIES
PATE ADVOCATES MEDICAL INCLUSIVENESS FOR PERSONS LIVING WITH DISABILITIES

The Coordinating Minister for Health and Social Welfare, Professor Muhammad Ali Pate, has identified inclusiveness in healthcare services for the persons living with disabilities. Pate made this assertion at the inaugural meeting with the National Steering Committee Initiative on Disability Inclusiveness Healthcare, recently in his office.

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FMOH&SW COLLABORATES DKT INTERNATIONAL TO IMPROVE REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH
FMOH&SW COLLABORATES DKT INTERNATIONAL TO IMPROVE REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH

Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare in collaboration with DKT International (a non profit Organization) has flagged off State Cascade Training on Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARC) for health practitioners with emphasis on Levoplant and Homonal- IUD held on 25th March, 2024 at Grand Cubana Hotel, Jabi Abuja.

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Federal Ministry of Health Hosts Fifth Batch of National Training on Maternal, Infant, and Young Child Nutrition in Keffi, Nasarawa State
Federal Ministry of Health Hosts Fifth Batch of National Training on Maternal, Infant, and Young Child Nutrition in Keffi, Nasarawa State

The Nutrition Department of the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, organizes the fifth batch of National Training of Trainers on Maternal Infant and Young Child Nutrition (MIYCN) training package at Keffi , Nasarawa State from 18-25 March, 2024.

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DISTRIBUTION OF NUTRITION FLYERS AT THE HEALTH FACILITY.
DISTRIBUTION OF NUTRITION FLYERS AT THE HEALTH FACILITY.

With the support of World Bank ANRiN project, Today, Thursday 20 March, 2024, the Participants (wearing Customised T-shirt and Cap) at the ongoing National ToT on MIYCN training parkage embarked on Clinical visit to four(4) Health Facilities in Keffi, Nasarawa State to sensitize the Health workers, Mothers and Care givers on appropriate feeding practices towards reduction of malnutrition amongst Mothers Infant and Young Children including Adolescents and Elderly

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FG SIGNS MoU WITH NSIA TO PROCURE CANCER EQUIPMENTS
FG SIGNS MoU WITH NSIA TO PROCURE CANCER EQUIPMENTS

The Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Prof. Muhammad Ali Pate, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority, (NSIA) on Friday 22 March, 2024 for the procurement of cancer equipment’s for six (6) Federal Tertiary Hospitals to enhance oncology care in Nigeria

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The Nutrition Department of the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, organizes the fifth batch of National Training of Trainers on Maternal Infant and Young Child Nutrition (MIYCN) training package at Keffi , Nasarawa State from 18-25 March, 2024.
The Nutrition Department of the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, organizes the fifth batch of National Training of Trainers on Maternal Infant and Young Child Nutrition (MIYCN) training package at Keffi , Nasarawa State from 18-25 March, 2024.

The Nutrition Department of the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, organizes the fifth batch of National Training of Trainers on Maternal Infant and Young Child Nutrition (MIYCN) training package at Keffi , Nasarawa State from 18-25 March, 2024.

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FG Commissions 72 Vehicles and Other Equipment Received from Global Fund.
FG Commissions 72 Vehicles and Other Equipment Received from Global Fund.

Coordinating Minister, Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Professor Muhammad Ali Pate has received and commissioned on behalf of the Federal Government, 72 Toyota Hilux operational vehicles and valuable equipment to support the HIV and Tuberculosis (TB) National Responses and the building of a resilient and sustainable system of healthcare in Nigeria.

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FG INAUGURATES COMMITTEE ON DIGITAL IN HEALTH INITIATIVE
FG INAUGURATES COMMITTEE ON DIGITAL IN HEALTH INITIATIVE

The Federal Government has inaugurated a 20-man committee for the implementation of Nigeria Digital in Health Initiative (NDHI) geared towards transforming national digital healthcare architecture across the country.

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Announcing the National Training of Trainers on Maternal, Infant, and Young Child Nutrition!
Announcing the National Training of Trainers on Maternal, Infant, and Young Child Nutrition!

Are you passionate about improving maternal and child health Nutrition? Join us for this groundbreaking program aimed at training trainers to become champions for maternal, infant, and young child nutrition.

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Pictures of the town hall meeting between the Ministers of Health and Social Welfare, Permanent Secretary and members of Staff of the Ministry.
Pictures of the town hall meeting between the Ministers of Health and Social Welfare, Permanent Secretary and members of Staff of the Ministry.

Pictures of the town hall meeting between the Ministers of Health and Social Welfare, Permanent Secretary and members of Staff of the Ministry, held on 13th March, 2024 at the Ministry of Education Auditorium.

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#GlaucomaWeek
#GlaucomaWeek

The eyes are one of the most developed and important sensory organ in the body. About 80% of what we perceive are from our sight. However, millions of people around the world become blind because of one disease. GLAUCOMA!!!

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DR. TUNJI ALAUSA VISITS GOV. DAPO ABIODUN AS HE PROMISE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT'S COLLABORATION WITH GATEWAY STATE
DR. TUNJI ALAUSA VISITS GOV. DAPO ABIODUN AS HE PROMISE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT'S COLLABORATION WITH GATEWAY STATE

The federal government has shown her commitment to Support Ogun State Government in realization of its intentional achievable projects, especially in the area of the health sector.

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Ministry to address FOBTOB grievances – Pate
Ministry to address FOBTOB grievances – Pate

Coordinating Minister, Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Professor Ali Pate has assured that the Ministry would endeavour to address the grievances borne by the members of Food, Beverage & Tobacco Senior Staff Association.

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FMOH ADDRESSING THE COMPLAINTS RECEIVED FROM THE ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTISTS OF NIGERIA
FMOH ADDRESSING THE COMPLAINTS RECEIVED FROM THE ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTISTS OF NIGERIA

The attention of the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare has been drawn to the complaints raised by the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria.

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WE MUST ADOPT INTER-MINISTERIAL AND MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO TACKLE GENDER BARRIERS IN NIGERIA…..PROF. PATE
WE MUST ADOPT INTER-MINISTERIAL AND MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO TACKLE GENDER BARRIERS IN NIGERIA…..PROF. PATE

Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Prof. Muhammad Ali Pate has called for the adoption of inter-ministerial and multidisciplinary approach to tackle gender barriers in Nigeria.

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FMOH ADDRESSING THE COMPLAINTS RECIEVED FROM THE ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTISTS OF NIGERIA
FMOH ADDRESSING THE COMPLAINTS RECIEVED FROM THE ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTISTS OF NIGERIA

The attention of the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare has been drawn to the complaints raised by the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria.

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WE MUST ADOPT INTER-MINISTERIAL AND MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO TACKLE GENDER BARRIERS IN NIGERIA…..PROF. PATE
WE MUST ADOPT INTER-MINISTERIAL AND MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO TACKLE GENDER BARRIERS IN NIGERIA…..PROF. PATE

Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Prof. Muhammad Ali Pate has called for the adoption of inter-ministerial and multidisciplinary approach to tackle gender barriers in Nigeria.

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FG FOCUSED TOWARDS ADDRESSING CANCER BURDEN IN NIGERIA- ALAUSA
FG FOCUSED TOWARDS ADDRESSING CANCER BURDEN IN NIGERIA- ALAUSA

Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Dr. Tunji Alausa has reiterated that the Federal Government is focused towards addressing the burden of cancer in the country.

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FG PLANS TO CONSTRUCT SIX CANCER TREATMENT  CENTRES IN NIGERIA - ALAUSA
FG PLANS TO CONSTRUCT SIX CANCER TREATMENT CENTRES IN NIGERIA - ALAUSA

Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Dr. Tunji Alausa, has announced the Federal Government's plan to construct six new cancer healthcare centres within the period of three years.

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Press Statement on non-compliance of Medical Facilities on the Gunshot ACT 2017
Press Statement on non-compliance of Medical Facilities on the Gunshot ACT 2017

In recent times, the society has witnessed a rise in the loss of lives as a result of the refusal of some health facilities to attend to gunshot and victims of one-chance who do not present police reports.

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NON-COMPLIANCE OF MEDICAL FACILITIES ON THE GUNSHOT ACT 2017
NON-COMPLIANCE OF MEDICAL FACILITIES ON THE GUNSHOT ACT 2017

NON-COMPLIANCE OF MEDICAL FACILITIES ON THE GUNSHOT ACT 2017

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NON-COMPLIANCE OF MEDICAL FACILITIES ON THE GUNSHOT ACT 2017
NON-COMPLIANCE OF MEDICAL FACILITIES ON THE GUNSHOT ACT 2017

NON-COMPLIANCE OF MEDICAL FACILITIES ON THE GUNSHOT ACT 2017

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FG REAPPOINTS REGISTRAR FOR DENTAL TECHNOLOGISTS’ REGISTRATION BOARD OF NIGERIA
FG REAPPOINTS REGISTRAR FOR DENTAL TECHNOLOGISTS’ REGISTRATION BOARD OF NIGERIA

The Federal Government has renewed the appointment in office of Idris Ahmed Bappah as the Registrar/CEO of Dental Technologists Registration Board of Nigeria (DTRBN) for a second and final tenure of 4 years as approved by Federal Government and in line with its established Act.

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FG SETS UP COMMITTEE TO GRANT WAIVERS FOR EMPLOYMENT OF HEALTH WORKERS
FG SETS UP COMMITTEE TO GRANT WAIVERS FOR EMPLOYMENT OF HEALTH WORKERS

The Federal Government has set up a committee to look into the issue of accumulated waiver request for employment of health workers in the various hospitals across the country to improve healthcare delivery.

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT  INAUGURATES COMMITTEE  TO REGULATE HEALTH RESEARCH  & ETHICS
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT INAUGURATES COMMITTEE TO REGULATE HEALTH RESEARCH & ETHICS

The Federal Government has inaugurated the National Health Research Ethic Committee to regulate health research and ensure that it meets all ethical criteria as part of the Ministry of Health's four point agenda.

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RECRUITMENT OF 5 INTERNATIONAL CONSULTANTS
RECRUITMENT OF 5 INTERNATIONAL CONSULTANTS

The West African Health Organization is the specialized Institution of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) responsible for health matters. The West African Health Organization was established by Protocol A/P2/7/87 of 9 July 1987 signed in Abuja by the Heads of State and Government. WAHO’s Headquarters is located in Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso. Article III of the Protocol establishing WAHO states that “the objective of the West African Health Organization shall be the attainment of the highest possible standard and protection of health of the peoples in the sub-region through harmonisation of the policies of Member States, pooling of resources, cooperation with one another and with third countries for a collective and strategic combat against the health problems of the sub-region”.

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CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST: (Individual Consulting Service); Reference No ICS/ ADMI-WAHO/2024/00
CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST: (Individual Consulting Service); Reference No ICS/ ADMI-WAHO/2024/00

TITLE: Hiring of five (05) international consultants (human resources managers and recruitment specialists) to lead pre-selection committee panels for an in-depth analysis of CVs for WAHO permanent staff The West African Health Organisation is the specialised Institution of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) responsible for health matters. The West African Health Organisation was established by Protocol A/P2/7/87 of 9 July 1987 signed in Abuja by the Heads of State and Government. WAHO’s Headquarters is located in Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso.

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Medical Women’s Association Seeks Collaboration with FG on Sector Wide Approach Initiative -FMOH
Medical Women’s Association Seeks Collaboration with FG on Sector Wide Approach Initiative -FMOH

Coordinating Minister of Health & Social Welfare, Prof. Muhammad Ali Pate, has assured the Medical Women’s Association seeking collaboration with the Ministry on sector wide approach, of the Federal Government support and cooperation in achieving the desired health outcomes.

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ROTARY INTERNATIONAL GRANT WILL ASSIST NIGERIA SUSTAIN POLIO ERADICATION
ROTARY INTERNATIONAL GRANT WILL ASSIST NIGERIA SUSTAIN POLIO ERADICATION

As FG assures Commitment to lmproving Health Sector- Pate

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CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

The West African Health Organisation (WAHO) is the health institution of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), with a mandate to ensure the attainment of the highest possible level of health and protection of the health of the people of the ECOWAS region. One of its major themes is maternal and child health, and it has therefore prioritized alongside world leaders the need to ensure a region where every pregnancy is wanted, every birth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled. In a world where fundamental human rights are under threat, it is necessary to have ethical and principled staff who embody these regional and international standards, and who will defend them courageously and with conviction.

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CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

The West African Health Organisation (WAHO) is the health institution of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), with a mandate to ensure the attainment of the highest possible level of health and protection of the health of the people of the ECOWAS region. One of its major themes is maternal and child health, and it has therefore prioritized alongside world leaders the need to ensure a region where every pregnancy is wanted, every birth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled. In a world where fundamental human rights are under threat, it is necessary to have ethical and principled staff who embody these regional and international standards, and who will defend them courageously and with conviction.

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PRESS STATEMENT ON THE PURPORTED KIDNEY TRAFFICKING IN THE FCT
PRESS STATEMENT ON THE PURPORTED KIDNEY TRAFFICKING IN THE FCT

The attention of the Federal Ministry of Health has been drawn to a report emanating from the Daily Trust Newspaper titled “Inside Abuja’s Kidney Market where the Rich prey on the Poor in the FCT”.

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UHC DAY AWARENESS WALK
UHC DAY AWARENESS WALK

The Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Prof Muhammad Ali Pate, the management of the Ministry with the World Health Organization (WHO), and other partners staged a Walk to commemorate the 2023 Universal Health Coverage Day.

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PICTURE: The Hon. Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare at the UAE COP28 in Dubai.
PICTURE: The Hon. Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare at the UAE COP28 in Dubai.

The Hon. Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare at the UAE COP28

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FG HOLDS HIGH-LEVEL PRIVATE SECTOR FORUM ON FAMILY PLANNING
FG HOLDS HIGH-LEVEL PRIVATE SECTOR FORUM ON FAMILY PLANNING

The Federal Government has recently held a high-level private sector forum in Lagos, on family planning to discuss and engage with core private sector organizations and players to ignite effective partnership.

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THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT PROMISES ADEQUATE FUNDING FOR TERTIARY HEALTH INSTITUTIONS
THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT PROMISES ADEQUATE FUNDING FOR TERTIARY HEALTH INSTITUTIONS

The Hon. Minister of State for Health & Social Welfare, Dr. Tunji Alausa has reiterated the federal government's determination to put more financial commitments to health institutions of learning in the country.

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FMOH HOLDS NCH AS FG ADOPTS STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE HEALTH OUTCOMES
FMOH HOLDS NCH AS FG ADOPTS STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE HEALTH OUTCOMES

Coordinating Minister, Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Professor Ali Pate has announced that President Bola Ahmed Tinubu GCFR has approved the adoption, design, and coordinated strategy for the improvement of health outcomes.

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OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL GETS NEW CMD
OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL GETS NEW CMD

President Bola Tinubu (GCFR) has approved the appointment of Prof. John Okeniyi as Chief Medical Director of Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Ile-Ife Osun State, for an initial term of four (4) years with effect from 24 August 2023.

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 COORDINATING MINISTER OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL WELFARE VISITS KANO.
COORDINATING MINISTER OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL WELFARE VISITS KANO.

The Coordinating Minister during his visit to Kano also met with the Executive Governor of Kano State, Abba Kabir Yusuf and the Emir of Kano, His Excellency, Alhaji Aminu Ado, He reiterated President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s commitment to a “Renewed Healthcare System”

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FG DEVELOPS NATIONAL POLICY ON PATIENTS’ SAFETY
FG DEVELOPS NATIONAL POLICY ON PATIENTS’ SAFETY

The Federal Government in a bid to press on the significance of enhancing the quality of healthcare delivery and promoting patient safety best practices, in line with the current administration’s ‘Renewed Hope Agenda’ has developed the first-ever National Policy and Implementation Strategy on Patient Safety and Care Quality.

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