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WE’LL BEGIN CONSTRUCTION OF THREE NEW GENERAL HOSPITALS THIS YEAR- AMBODE

…Orders Contractors Handling Uncompleted Projects Back To Site Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday said that plans are already underway to commence construction of three new ultra modern General Hospitals in the State this year to improve healthcare delivery in the State. Governor Ambode, who spoke at the ...

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BeatYesterday The Garmin Way With MTN

  South Africa, Garmin (www.Garmin.co.za) in collaboration with MTN Nigeria partner to introduce a range of world class health and fitness devices to help boost fitness standards while maintaining a healthy lifestyle. There is an increased focus around the world to be healthy and more active, and through innovation and ...

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TUC faults bill denying Lagosians access to Water, Says is anti-people

    The Lagos State Council of Trade Union Congress (TUC) on Tuesday frowned at the recently bill passed by Lagos State House of Assembly, to deny citizens of Lagos access to water. The congress in a statement jointly signed by the Chairman, Lagos State, TUC, Comrade Francis Ogunremi and Secretary, Lagos ...

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Dangote Salt, NAFDAC Collaborate To Sanitize Food Market

    The management of Dangote Salt (www.Dangote.com) and the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) (www.NAFDAC.gov.ng) have expressed their readiness to collaborate and corroborate efforts to rid the food market of unwholesome practices by unscrupulous traders. The two managements resolved to work together closely to monitor the ...

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Fayose to Buhari: Speak with me on 08035024994 to prove you are healthy

    Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State has said that rather than shop for outsiders to speak with to prove to Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari is hale and hearty, the president should be encouraged instead to speak with him (Fayose). “I advise the President to speak with me ...

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Dangote Foundation commits N200m for Kano Specialist Hospital rehabilitation

    To complement its N7 billion Surgical and Diagnostic Centre (SDC) currently under construction, the Dangote Foundation (www.Dangote.com) has concluded the renovations of some sections of the Murtala Muhammed Specialists’ Hospital, Kano which gulped over N200 million. The 900 bed capacity hospital, reputed for highest number of in-patients in ...

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Obaseki advocates improved healthcare for Edo indigenes

Governor Obaseki Edo State Governor Mr. Godwin Obaseki has called on Edo National Association Worldwide (ENAW) to join hands with his administration for improved and better health care for the people of the state. He made the call while receiving members of the group who are on a courtesy visit ...

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Ghana: 1.2bn NHIS debt crippling pharmaceutical industry

Local pharmaceutical manufacturers have expressed worry over outstanding debts owed drug suppliers by the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), saying the situation is hampering business operations. Speaking in an exclusive interview with the B&FT, the Managing Director of Dannex Limited, Yaw Opare-Asamoah, indicated that the situation stands as the greatest ...

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Malaria: Dangote, Bill Gates, Chambers inaugurate ‘End Malaria Council’

The struggle to end malaria in Nigeria has entered a new global phase with Nigerian Champion of the struggle, Aliko Dangote teaming up with other influential private and public leaders at the just concluded World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos to form End Malaria Council, a platform to ensure malaria ...

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