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COVID-19: When Nigeria receives vaccines doesn’t lie in our hands — Dr Osagie Ehanire

FG to convert tuberculosis testing machines to COVID-19’s ― Minister

As recalled retired health workers report for duties By Joseph Erunke THE federal government said it had concluded arrangements to convert tuberculosis’ diagnostic machines in the country coronavirus’ detection machines. This came as retired health workers recalled by the federal government to assist in combating the disease reported for duties. Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire,
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Tuberculosis

Nasarawa records over 12, 000 cases of Tuberculosis in 4yrs – Commissioner

Nasarawa State Commissioner for Health, Mr  Ahmed Yahaya,  says that the state has recorded 12,733 tuberculosis (TB) cases between 2015 and 2019. The commissioner stated while addressing newsmen on Tuesday in Lafia to commemorate 2020 ‘World- Tuberculosis-day.’ He explained that 21 per cent of the infected persons within this period were discovered to have  TB
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HIV/AIDS stigma more traumatising than disease itself ― Physician

Nigeria seeks $890m to tackle HIV, TB, malaria

Nigeria is applying for 890 million dollars grant from Global Fund to reduce the burden of HIV, Tuberculosis and Malaria from 2021 to 2023. Mr Dozie Ezechukwu, the Executive Secretary, Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) Global Fund Nigeria, disclosed this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Abuja. CCM Nigeria, the
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