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At 54, life expectancy in Nigeria is lower than war torn South Sudan, Somalia

    At 54, life expectancy in Nigeria is lower than war torn South Sudan, Somalia

Nigeria life expectancy, at 54.5, is one of the worst in the world, according to World Health Organisation (WHO) report titled: ‘World Health Statistics: Monitoring Health for the SDGs’. The

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Onitsha is the ‘most polluted’ city in the world

    Onitsha is the ‘most polluted’ city in the world

Onitsha, a city in Anambra state, is the most polluted in the world, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). In a report on Global Urban Ambient Air Pollution, the

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WHO urges vaccination before travel to countries affects by yellow fever outbreak

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has advised vaccinations before travel to countries affected by the yellow fever outbreak including Angola, Uganda, China, Uganda and the Republic of Congo. Sylvie Briand, WHO’s

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Some key facts on measles

Measles is highly contagious and before vaccination, measles caused an estimated 2.6 million deaths each year. It is still one of the leading causes of death in young children all

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Six things to know about diabetes

  Six things to know about diabetes

Annually, the World Health Organisation (WHO) celebrates the world health day on April 7 to mark its founding in 1948.

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FG vows to avert doctors strike

  FG vows to avert doctors strike

The federal government has assured Nigerians that the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) will not go on

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Some key facts about female circumcision

One in four women in Nigeria have been circumcised. The procedure causes infertility, maternal death, infections and the loss of

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WHO ‘rates’ Nigeria most dangerous African country by road

  WHO ‘rates’ Nigeria most dangerous African country by road

World Health Organisation (WHO) has rated Nigeria the most dangerous country by road in Africa. In a report quoted by Senate

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7 things to know about Zika virus

  7 things to know about Zika virus

There is a ‘kid on the block’ screaming for attention and it has chosen one of the things we have

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Ebola returns, barely 24 hours after ‘victory’

  Ebola returns, barely 24 hours after ‘victory’

Less than 24 hours after the world was declared Ebola-free, a new probable case of the viral disease has been

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