16 Days of Activism: Addressing the Pandemic of Sexual and Gender Based Violence against...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Beti Baiye and Uche Nwagboso (Lead Writers) A report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) focused on the largest study of...

United Nations Under-Secretary-General and UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on official visit to...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Abuja, Nigeria, 24 November 2021 – The United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Dr....

Nigeria’s economy to grow by 2.8% in 2022

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Nigeria Country Risk report by Fitch Solutions projects Nigeria’s economy to grow by 2.8% in 2022. According to data published by...

Top Ten News Items on Health, 19th November 2021

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Antimicrobial resistance may kill 10m yearly by 2025, says minister. Emefiele: CBN Disbursed N3trn loans to Nigerian businesses in one year...

Latest Health Jobs In Nigeria Published On 18th November 2021

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Saving Mothers Lives: Improving the Procurement of Quality Maternal Medicines in Nigeria

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Dara Ajala-Damisa and Sunday Ehigiator (Lead Writers) Access to quality essential medicines is not only a human right, but also crucial...

Latest Health Jobs In Nigeria Published On 12th November 2021

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Gender Equality for Sustainable Development and Quality Women’s Health - Resolutions from the 2021 Future of...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Dara Ajala-Damisa and Bunmi Oyebanji (Lead Writers) Gender equality does not mean that women and men are the same, it means...

Top Ten News Items on Health, 5th November 2021

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Gender Equality: Stakeholders harp on addressing women issues as society issues. FG to extend health insurance coverage to retirees. Strength In...

Nigeria Academy of Pharmacy Inducts 15 New Fellows and 10 Life Fellows

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Nigeria Academy of Pharmacy (NAPHARM) has admitted 15 new fellows and 10 life fellows into the Academy, in an investiture...

World Polio Day 2021: Delivering on a Promise of a Polio-Free World

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Gabriel Oke and Onyinye Oranezi (Lead Writers) All diseases are devastating but poliomyelitis (polio), a scourge that impacted many countries, was...

Malagi Primary HealthCare Centre in Niger State is a mere broken structure

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Malagi is a rural community in Gbako Local Government Area (LGA) of Niger State with a population of about two thousand...

#PreventEpidemicsNaija Journalism Awards 2021-22: Nominations Now Open!!!

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Nigeria Health Watch is proud to announce the second #PreventEpidemicsNaija Journalism Awards to celebrate exemplary, evidence-based and accurate reporting of epidemic...

Top Ten News Items on Health, 22nd October 2021

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Ihekweazu hands over to Adetifa as NCDC DG. UHC: Need to finance Primary Health Centres. COVID-19: Nigeria may escape predicted catastrophes,...

Zinari Primary Healthcare Centre: Patients Suffer the Indignity of Inadequate Sanitation and Hygiene Facilities

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Zinari is a small community under Shata ward in Bosso Local Government Area (LGA) of Niger State. The community is about...

Maternal Mental Health: A Reflection on World Mental Health Day 2021

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Ifeyinwa Yusuf and Kenni Ndili (Lead Writers) A woman’s body undergoes many changes through pregnancy, birth and postpartum that affect her in...

An eyesore that is Dagodnagbe Primary Healthcare Centre

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). It is immunization day at Dagodnagbe PHC in Jadna Ward, a rural agrarian community in Paikoro Local Government Area of Niger...

Top Ten News Items on Health, 24th September 2021

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Buhari okays hosting of Int. Summit on Primary Healthcare. FG reads riot act to buyers, sellers of COVID-19 vaccination card. Nigeria...

Safe Spaces in the Workplace: Reducing Workplace Stress to Improve Mental Health

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Patience Adejo and Dara Ajala-Damisa (Lead Writers) Musa is a 32-year-old junior associate who works in a law firm. He used to...

Latest Health Jobs In Nigeria Published On 16th September 2021

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Gender Inequality: A Mind Shift could Improve Maternal Care

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Ifeyinwa Yusuf (Lead Writer) Growing up I dreamt of being a renowned obstetrician or surgeon like Ben Carson. After reading his book,...

Top Ten News Items on Health, 13th September 2021

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Buhari approves Health Reform Committee, names VP Osinbajo Chairman. Ifedayo Adetifa replaces Ihekweazu as NCDC Director-General. EpiAFRIC Set to Hold Sixth...

Latest Health Jobs In Nigeria Published On 9th September 2021

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Kenya, Nigeria key to growing automotive aftermarket– The exchange

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Kenya and Nigeria have been identified as key to unlocking the potential of the continent’s automotive market for spare parts, accessories...