DR Congo medics arrested over death of Ebola doctor

SOURCE: BBC News Three Congolese doctors have been arrested in the Democratic Republic of Congo over the killing of...

New treatment approved for drug-resistant tuberculosis

By Katie Hunt, CNN The US Food and Drug Administration approved a new treatment for highly drug-resistant tuberculosis, offering new...

NGO conducts free dental screening for 100 primary school pupils in...

By Oluwafunke Ishola An NGO, United Way Greater Nigeria (UWGN), has conducted free dental screening for about 100 primary...

HEALTH TIPS – TOBACCO AS POISON

By SCS Emmanuel Akpan Ibanga No evil habit has so enslaved the people of all nations as that of...

E-Cigarettes bad for the heart: Scientists

A research finding published in the journal Cardiovascular Research on Thursday has warned that E-cigarettes, other vaping devices and the chemicals they...

Hospital director in Wuhan dies of Coronavirus

A hospital director in the Chinese metropolis of Wuhan, the epicentre of a new coronavirus outbreak, died from the disease on Monday,...

Nigeria to get $417m from Global Fund to tackle Malaria

By Cecilia Ologunagba The National Coordinator, National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP), Dr Audu Mohammed, on Tuesday said Nigeria would...

COVID-19: Nigeria receives 5000 testing kits from Samsung

Nnenna Okoronkwo, Abuja The Nigerian Government has received 5,000 testing kits from Samsung Heavy Industries, Nigeria to boost the...

Donald Trump approves chloroquine for coronavirus treatment

By Olusola Adeoye President Donald Trump has approved the use of chloroquine for the treatment of the coronavirus.

New Ebola vaccine rolled out in Congo

Health authorities in eastern Congo have introduced a new Ebola vaccine produced by Johnson & Johnson, aid group MSF said on Thursday,...