FG Plans Procurement of New WHO Recommended Malaria Vaccine

Earlier this week, the World Health Organization (WHO) approved the widespread use of the RTS,S/AS01 (RTS,S) malaria vaccine among children in sub-Saharan Africa and in other regions with moderate to high P. falciparum malaria transmission. WHO reported that this came based on results from an ongoing pilot programme in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi that has […]

Nigerian Government Insists on “No Work No Pay” for Doctor’s On Strike

The FG has urged the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) to call off the ongoing strike. In response, the FG has stated they would withdraw their case against them from the NIC. The strike began in July by the National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD. They complained about unpaid salaries and poor […]