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Regular hand-washing prevents diseases  – Agency boss

 October 19, 2022  3 min read Emir of Jiwa ,Alhaji Idris Musa,, Sapeyi of Garki, Dr. Usman Ngakupi, Executive Director, Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency and other dignitaries at a Global Hand Washing Day  in Community Staff School, Asokoro, Abuja By Patricia Amogu Dr. Mohammed Dan-Hassan, Executive Director ,Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (RUWASSA),
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NAFDAC warns against use of 4 cough syrups

October 9, 2022  The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned against the use of four substandard cough syrups in the country. NAFDAC said the warning became necessary following the death of 66 children in Gambia after the use of the four cough syrups. The agency, in a statement made […]
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Associations say dogs transmit 94% of human rabies

September 28, 2022  2 min read -agency report The Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA) and Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) say 94 per cent of human rabies is mostly transmitted by dogs. The associations said this in a statement jointly signed by Dr Gloria Daminabo, NVMA Spokesperson and Dr Sebastine Oiwoh, Chairman, National Committee on Neglected Tropical
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FG to use FCT as open defecation-free model

September 27, 2022  2 min read -agency report The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, says efforts are  on to use the FCT as an Open Defecation-Free (ODF) model for other states to learn from. Adamu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the approach was to consolidate on current progress, in […]
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Nigeria reports 8 new Lassa fever infections

September 18, 2022  3 min read -agency report The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) has recorded eight additional Lassa fever infections and one death between Sept. 5 and 11, 2022. The NCDC via its official website said the new cases bring the total number of confirmed cases and deaths in the country to 917 […]
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The Prophet’s Medicine, A bee

By Femi Abbas -almiirajnsciabulletin If any time can demand for a bail out from impossible ailment of man, it is now. There is no better time in human life to seek a permanent rescue from the tempest the twilight of this life. In getting such a rescue, recourse to the Prophet’s medicine is a sine […]