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Africans Top Global List of Dead Migrants As 1,483 Irregular African Migrants Die In 2020

By Mayowa Adeniran |  Not less than 1,483 irregular African migrants die in 2020, according to data released by the United Nations. Africans top the global...

Tobacco: WHO Launches Year-Long Campaign To Help 100 million People Quit Smoking

WHO today launches a year-long global campaign for World No Tobacco Day 2021 - “Commit to Quit." The new WHO Quit Challenge on WhatsApp...

UNICEF Says Shutting School System Is Wrong Response To COVID-19

Countries fighting the coronavirus should not impose nationwide or large-scale school closures, which is the wrong response and compounds the societal cost of the...

#WorldAIDSDay2020: Children Living With HIV Are Not Adequately Identified For HIV Treatment – WHO

By Mayowa ADENIRAN | The World Health Organization, WHO's Regional Director for Africa, Dr. Matshidiso Moeti have made it known that children living with HIV...

Nigerian Children, Adolescents Accounts For Almost 15% Global AIDS-Related Deaths -UNICEF

By Ijeoma Ukazu | The United Nations Children's Fund, (UNICEF) has said that almost 15 percent of global AIDS-related deaths in children and adolescents globally...

Address Water Scarcity ‘immediately and boldly’, urges UN Agriculture Agency Chief

"More than three billion people live in agricultural areas with high levels of water shortages and scarcity, the UN agriculture agency said in a...

In Niger, Impressive Turnout For Measles, Meningitis – Vaccinators

While combatting multiple public health challenges, including the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Nigeria, with support of the World Health Organization (WHO) and other...

Yellow Fewer: WHO Supports Govt To Tackle Outbreak In Delta, Enugu

MAYOWA adeniran | The World Health Organization (WHO) is supporting the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to tackle the outbreak of Yellow Fever in...

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JONAPWD-LAGOS Commends Sanwo-Olu For Restoring Disability Empowerment Fund

Kenneth Afor |  The Joint National Association of Persons Living With Dissabilities (JONAPWD ) in Lagos state has commanded Babajide...
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Groups Call On Judicial Panels Of Inquiry To Dispense Justice On Victims, Survivors Of Police Brutality

Kenneth Afor | The Network on Police Reform in Nigeria (NOPRIN) and Centre for Law Enforcement Education (CLEEN Foundation) has...

COVID-19 Second Wave: FG Urged To Ban Flights From Britain, Others

By Ijeoma Ukazu | With some countries currently experiencing the spread of the new COVID-19 variant, the Health Writers’ Association...

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JONAPWD-LAGOS Commends Sanwo-Olu For Restoring Disability Empowerment Fund

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