Hazard Allowance: FG To Meet Health Workers To Harmonise Proposals

Posted by - June 23, 2021

The Federal Government says it will meet with representatives of health sector workers in a fortnight to harmonise their proposals on new hazard allowance for workers in government health establishments. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senetor Chris Ngige, said this while addressing newsmen at the end of a meeting on Wednesday in Abuja. The

Make Schools Health Promoting, UNESCO Urge Countries

Posted by - June 23, 2021

 UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) and World Health Organisation (WHO) have urged countries to make every school a health-promoting schools. The UN agencies made the call at the inauguration of Global Standards for Health-promoting Schools, a resource package for schools to improve the health and well-being of 1.9 billion school-aged children and adolescents.

Kwara, 3 Other States Get N10B ASR Africa Health Intervention Fund

Posted by - June 22, 2021

Kwara and three other states were named as recipients of the N10 billion Abdul Samad Rabiu Africa Initiative (ASR Africa) health intervention programmes for 2021.https://scudnewsng.com A statement by Rafiu Ajakaye, Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to Gov AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara on Tuesday in Ilorin, listed Sokoto, Edo and Ogun as other recipient states. Ajakaye, who

Zulum Reshuffles Cabinet

Posted by - May 25, 2021
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno state has effected a ‘minor’ cabinet reshuffle, redeploying three commissioners. This is contained in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Danjuma Ali on Tuesday in Maiduguri. Ali said the Commissioner for Animal Resources and Fisheries Development, Juliana Bitrus moves to the Ministry of Health and Human Services.

COVID-19: Bayelsa Imposes Curfew From 8pm To 6am

Posted by - May 14, 2021
  The Bayelsa State Government has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew on the state as part of measures to prevent the spread of the surging trait of the new variants of COVID-19. The curfew would last between the hours of 8pm and 6am daily. This was announced in a statement on Friday signed by the Commissioner

COVID-19 Vaccines Not Mark of “666″, Anglican Primate Assures Nigerians

Posted by - February 14, 2021
The Primate of Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, the Most Reverend Henry Ndukuba, has urged Nigerians, especially Christians to ensure that they were inoculated against the deadly COVID-19 pandemic when general vaccination commences in the country.   Ndukuba said this at the February 2021 Standing Committee meeting of the Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, which