• FG approves N5.5bn for healthcare in Northeast

    FG approves N5.5bn for healthcare in Northeast

    It was gathered that the Federal Government through the Ministry of Health has approved the sum of 5.5 billion naira to Borno and four other states in the northeast for the implementation of its ‘Saving One Million Lives’ initiative.

    The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, stated this in a meeting with health officials from Adamawa, Taraba, Borno, Bauchi and Gombe states at the strategy planning meeting to prepare grounds for the implementation of the initiative.

    The programme, which targets one million […]

  • ‘Nigeria to achieve global standard healthcare by 2020’

    ‘Nigeria to achieve global standard healthcare by 2020’

    Nigeria has developed a document detailing comprehensive and innovative strategies to facilitate the growth of the country’s healthcare system to meet global standards.

    More than 50 top officials of Federal Ministry of Health and other MDAs have received a copy each of the 72 -page document entitled “Nigeria Benchmark Medical Zone (BMZ) Project”.

    The proposal, presented by Alpha Zomax Consultants, Inc of USA, is designed to establish in each of six Nigeria’s geopolitical zones and the FCT, Abuja, a Benchmark Medical Zone […]