Tag: health

FG enrols 1,042,890 Nigerians in healthcare funds

FG enrols 1,042,890 Nigerians in healthcare funds

The Federal Government said it has enrolled 1,042,890 indigent Nigerians into the Basic Health Care Provision Fund. The FG, however, said only 753,999 Nigerians in 24 states can assess free care. The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire disclosed this on Thursday at the quarterly Ministerial Oversight Committee Meeting of ...

NAFDAC workers suspend 41-day strike

NAFDAC workers suspend 41-day strike

Members of the Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control branch, on Monday, suspended their 41-day indefinite strike. The union’s Secretary, Mr. Ayodeji Adetoboye, disclosed this in an interview with The PUNCH. NAFDAC workers embarked on a strike on June 21, ...