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    Metro Man Who Trekked From Yola To Abuja For Buhari Still Suffering From Leg Injury Three Years After - Sahara Reporters

    More than three Years after Abubakar Duduwale, a diehard fan of President Muhammadu Buhari, trekked from Yola to Abuja to witness the presidential inauguration in May 2015, he is still dealing with a leg injury. This was revealed on Friday by Professor Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health, who...
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    Metro Polio: Over 100,000 children yet to be immunised in Northeastern Nigeria – Premium Times News

    Polio remains a threat in Nigeria as over 100,000 child are yet to be immunised against the disease in the northeastern part of country, Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, says. The minister said this is despite the government making considerable progress in immunisation programmes in … Read...
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    Metro Federal government, GAVI commit $2.7 billion to strengthen immunisation, primary health - Today Ng

    The federal government and Global Vaccine Alliance (GAVI) have committed $2.7 billion to strengthen routine immunisation programmes and boost Primary Health Care (PHC) services in Nigeria over 10 years (2018-2028)... Read more via TODAY.NG – https://ift.tt/2LGz2cT Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Minister: Nigerians consume 20 billion sticks of cigarette annually – TODAY.NG

    Over 20 billion sticks of cigarettes are consumed annually in Nigeria, the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has said. Mr Adewole also said 4.5 million adults currently use tobacco products, while about 82 per cent of people who visit bars and nightclubs are exposed.......... Read more via...
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    Minister asks police to arrest defaulters of Shisha ban – TODAY.NG

    The minister of health, Isaac Adewole, says the police should arrest defaulters of the ban on tobacco products including Shisha. Speaking on Monday in Abuja at a press conference to mark the 2018 World No-Tobacco Day, Adewole said the ban placed on tobacco products............. Read more...
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    JOHESU Strike: Minister talks tough, orders resumption, vows no pay for striking - Premium Tiimes

    The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has directed the governing boards of federal tertiary health institutions to convene emergency meetings of boards and order back to work striking health workers. According to a press statement issued by the ministry on Monday, the minister also had …...
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    Politics Again, Fani-Kayode attacks FG over Buhari’s health – Daily Post Nigeria

    Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Tuesday, again lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari for keeping his health secret. Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole had said Buhari’s ailment was kept secret because Nigerians can’t handle information. In his reaction, the Peoples Democratic...
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    Metro Isaac Adewole: 10,000 Nigerians to receive eye surgery – Minister – pulse.ng – Nigeria’s...

    Adewole disclosed this at the launch in Makarfi, Makarfi Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has launched President Muhammadu Buhari’s Restore Vision Project aimed at restoring people’s sight through surgical intervention. Adewole disclosed this at...
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    Politics Buhari’s Health Minister, Isaac Adewole Advised To Resign – Tori News

    A popular United Kingdom-based political analyst and social media influencer, Kayode Ogundamisi has indirectly suggested that Professor Isaac Adewole should resign from Buhari’s cabinet over the NHIS controversies. Read more via Tori News – http://ift.tt/2EbTn6B -- Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics Adewole, Acting Head of NHIS Summoned to Aso Rock – Thisdaylive

    Reinstatement won’t stop his probe by EFCC, says FG • PDP, labour union chide presidency Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja and Solomon Elusoji in Lagos with agency report The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and acting Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Attahiru...
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    Politics Buhari ignores health minister, reinstates suspended NHIS chief – Premium Times...

    President Muhammadu Buhari has reinstated the suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Usman Yusuf. Mr. Yusuf was suspended by the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, in June 2017, following allegations of gross misconduct. A panel commissioned by the minister after...
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    Politics Buhari Directs Health Minister To Investigate Reports of 'Unknown Disease in Jigawa

    President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Heath, Prof. Isaac Adewole to investigate reports of an ‘unknown disease’ that has led to the death of several children in Jigawa State. The President also directed the Minister to deploy all the necessary machinery to combat the outbreak...
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    Metro Snake Bite: Why Some States Don’t Have Anti-snake Venom Drugs - Adewole

    Minister of health, Isaac Adewole, has said that the report that the federal government has run out of stock of anti-snake venom for the treatment of snake bite is not true. There were reports that 250 people have died in the last three weeks in Plateau and Gombe states, following scarcity of...
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    Metro Monkey Pox Test Result Shows No Disease in Lagos - FG

    The Federal Ministry of Health says all the Monkey Pox test samples obtained from Lagos tested negative. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, said this during a press conference in Abuja on Monday. He said only four cases of monkeypox have been confirmed in Nigeria. Adewole said, “As...
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    Politics FG Moves To Ban Public Doctors From Engaging in Private Practice

    The Federal Government has started the process that will lead to stopping doctors in public service from engaging in private practice. The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, who briefed State House Correspondents alongside his Labour and Productivity counterpart, Chris Ngige, said this was the...
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    Metro Monkey Pox Virus: FG Tells Nigerians To Stop Eating Bush Meat, Monkeys and Dead Animals

    The Federal Government has asked Nigerians not to eat monkeys, bush meat and dead animals. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, said this in a statement signed by the Director, Media and Public Relations at the ministry, Mrs. Boade Akinola, on Thursday. The statement read in part, “He...
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    Metro Nigerian Minister, Doctors In Meeting Over Ongoing Strike

    The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, the Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, and the leadership of the National Association of Resident Doctors are meeting at the Federal Secretariat, Abuja over the ongoing strike...
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    Metro Replace Striking Doctors With NYSC Members – Health Minister Tells Govt. Hospitals

    Minister of health, Isaac Adewole, has directed heads of federal government hospitals to employ the services of doctors, who are currently undergoing the mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme, to ensure that there is no break in medical delivery. Boade Akinola, spokesperson of...
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    Metro FG Lists 9 Places Where Smoking is Prohibited

    The Federal Government, through the Ministry of Health, has launched a campaign to ban smoking in 9 public places across the country. In a communiqué, the ministry said according to Section 9 of the Nigeria Tobacco Control Act 2015, once convicted, offenders are liable to a fine of at least...
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    Politics Health Minister - Why Buhari Had To Go Abroad For Treatment

    Nigeria's Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has explained why President Muhammadu Buhari could not be treated in Nigeria. “One thing we must realise is that health is a complex issue. There’s what we call patient-doctor relationship; there is also a bond between the patient and the...
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