Policy

#WorldNoTobaccoDay: “Plain Packaging For Tobacco Soon” – WHO

As the world yesterday marked this year’s World No Tobacco Day, researchers have found that cigarette smoke and its components infiltrate bacteria in the body and reduce the immunity. This is coming as the World Health Organisation, WHO, said moves to introduce plain packaging of tobacco products can save lives by reducing demand for tobacco […]

Career

Medical Directors Vacancies at Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital Yaba, Lagos

The Management of Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital Yaba, Lagos, hereby invites applications from interested and suitably qualified candidates to fill the vacant position of the Medical Director (MD) Position: Medical Director (CEO) Location: Lagos Requirements:  Interested candidates must have the following qualification:  • Candidates must be Medical or Dental practitioners registered with the Medical and Dental […]

Conditions

WHO Declares Guinea Free of Ebola Virus

The Ebola outbreak in Guinea is over, the World Health Organisation said on Wednesday, the second time the West African nation has been declared free of the virus. It has been six weeks since the last confirmed Ebola patient tested negative for the virus, according to the WHO report. The source of infection for the […]