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MORE CAMPAIGN FOR CHILD IMMUNIZATION ADVOCATED

The Director, National Orientation Agency, Abia State, Dr. Ngozi Uduma has called on parents especially mothers to disregard negative information on child immunization being speculated in the country. Speaking during a town hall meeting which centered on promoting child vaccination in Umuahia South Local Government Area, Dr. Uduma noted that …

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PHILANTROPISTS ASSISTS 14 AMPUTEES WITH ARTIFICIAL LEGS

Fourteen amputees in Igbo-Etiti Local Government Area of Enugu state have received artificial legs and hands from a non-governmental organization, Barrister Sam Otoboeze Foundation. At the event which held at Holy Child Catholic Church, Ochima, the Chairman of the occasion, Chief Ofodile Okafor (SAN), extolled the benevolence of the founder …

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IMMORTALIZE EKWUEME: FEDERAL LAWMAKER BEGS FG

The Federal Government has been urged to upgrade the Federal Polytechnic Oko to Federal University of Technology. Similarly the Federal Executive Council in enjoined to rename the institution after the second Republic Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme as a way to immortalize the late sage for his achievements in national …

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NAFDAC CONFISCATES CONTRABAND GOODS IN ONITSHA

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has uncovered 30 different banned and unregistered products worth millions of Naira in Onitsha, Anambra State. Reports from News Agency of Nigeria said a Deputy Director of NAFDAC, Mrs. Christiana Essenwa, stated this when she conducted newsmen round the …

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FMC OWERRI ADMITS 3 SUSPECTED MONKEY POX PATIENTS

Three suspected cases of monkey pox disease have been recorded at the Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, Imo State. The Acting Head of Clinical Services at the Centre, Dr. Azubuike Ododo announced this at a sensitization organized for health workers in Owerri. He said the patients had been quarantined at the …

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PARENTS URGED TO DISREGARD RUMOURS ON DEADLY IMMUNIZATION AND PRESENT THEIR CHILDREN FOR ROUTINE IMMUNIZATION

Pediatrics Association of Nigeria has advised Parents and Caregivers  to avail their children and wards of Immunization Programmes  organized by the Federal Ministry  of Health. The President of the Association, Dr. Ngozi Ibeziako gave the advice during a visit to Radio Nigeria Enugu. Dr. Ibeziako urged Parents to shun the …

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