Pharmacist council begins recall of Codeine cough syrup
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Pharmacist council begins recall of Codeine cough syrup

Emeka Ejere| The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) says it has started recalling cough syrup…

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WHO raises Ebola risk to ‘very high’ in Africa
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WHO raises Ebola risk to ‘very high’ in Africa

The Ebola outbreak in Congo poses a greater danger to the Central African country and…

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One-third Nigeria’s adult population hypertensive – NHS
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One-third Nigeria’s adult population hypertensive – NHS

Emeka Ejere| The Nigeria Hypertension Society (NHS) says that one-third of Nigeria’s adult population is…

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Congo Ebola outbreak spreads
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Congo Ebola outbreak spreads

The Ebola outbreak in Congo has spread from the countryside into the city, prompting fears…

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Congo receives first doses of Ebola vaccine amid outbreak
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Congo receives first doses of Ebola vaccine amid outbreak

Emeka Ejere| The first batch of 4,000 experimental Ebola vaccines to combat an outbreak suspected…

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FG writes US, UK over ‘hacking’ of Buhari’s health records- Report
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FG writes US, UK over ‘hacking’ of Buhari’s health records- Report

A committee probing the alleged hack of President Muhammadu Buhari’s health records in the build-up…

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Ebola: Nigeria, other African countries at modest risk of spread – WHO
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Ebola: Nigeria, other African countries at modest risk of spread – WHO

Chidi Samuel| The World Health Organisation (WHO) has classified Nigeria and other countries in the…

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Codeine: NAFDAC reopens  three closed pharmaceutical companies
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Codeine: NAFDAC reopens three closed pharmaceutical companies

Ebun Francis | The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on…

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Buhari’s son had his surgery in Nigeria, not Germany – Health Minister
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Buhari’s son had his surgery in Nigeria, not Germany – Health Minister

Professor Issac Adewole, Nigeria’s minister of Health on Friday said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s son,…

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Nigerian nurse, Nwaorie saved thousands to start clinic at home but US customs seized all at the airport
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Nigerian nurse, Nwaorie saved thousands to start clinic at home but US customs seized all at the airport

Anthonia Nwaorie spent years saving up thousands of dollars to open a medical clinic in…

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