Ex-president Obasanjo and Nigeria ’s elites trade pre-election verbal blows
Bola Tinubu and Atiku Abubakar are the frontrunners to be next leader of country of 210mn people#bolatinubu #atikuabubakar (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 24, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Osun Records First Confirmed Case of Diphtheria Disease
[Premium Times] The case was recorded in the Ilesa East Local Government area of Osun State. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 24, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Ocular injuries in a paediatric population at a child eye health tertiary facility, Ibadan, Nigeria - Ugalahi MO, Adebusoye SO, Olusanya BA, Baiyeroju A.
PURPOSE: To determine the pattern, causes and risk factors for ocular injuries amongst children presenting to a tertiary facility in Ibadan, southwest Nigeria METHODS: A retrospective review of clinical records of patients aged 16 years and below who prese... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 23, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

‘When I was three, my mouth started to smell bad. Then I lost part of my face’
(Source: The Telegraph : Swine Flu A H1N1)
Source: The Telegraph : Swine Flu A H1N1 - January 23, 2023 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Harriet Barber Tags: topics:in-the-news/global-health-security topics:things/childrens-health topics:things/neglected-tropical-diseases topics:places/nigeria topics:places/africa topics:things/developing-world structure:global-health-security structure:science-a Source Type: news

Nigeria: China's Covid-19 Surge - Why Nigeria Needs to Act Now!
[Premium Times] The details are so staggering that China has censored the daily publication of COVID-19 cases and deaths. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 23, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Lassa Fever - Edo, Ondo, Bauchi Account for 84% Cases - NDCD
[Vanguard] Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, NCDC, has said that Edo, Ondo, and Bauchi states account for 84 per cent of Lassa fever infection in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 23, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Kano Confirms Outbreak of Diphtheria in 13 Local Govts
[Premium Times] The Kano State Commissioner for Health, Aminu Tsanyawa, stated this at a briefing on Diphtheria and Lassa fever outbreaks in the state on Saturday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 23, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Edo Records 10 New Cases of Lassa Fever, 8 Deaths
[Leadership] Edo State has recorded 10 more cases of Lassa fever, raising the total number of confirmed cases in the state to 81, with eight deaths. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 23, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Lassa Fever - Confirmed Cases Hit 81 in Edo
[Premium Times] NCDC said Edo, Ondo, and Bauchi States have continued to lead on the log of Lassa Fever cases in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 23, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

‘People are shocked’: the Welsh firm breeding maggots to heal wounds
Tens of thousands of ordinary greenbottle flies are swarming inside 30 boxes in a cleanroom at an unassuming building in a south Wales business park, where passersby would not suspect that insect eggs are regularly collected to breed larvae for “maggot therapy” on the NHS. Hundreds of UK health…#nhs #centralamerica #williambaer #penicillin #turkey #africa #nigeria #profyamninigam #swanseauniversity #biomonde (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Binance Charity Set To Fund Over 30,000 Web3 Education Scholarships In 2023
Binance Charity – the philanthropic branch of the Binance Exchange – has announced its plan to provide over 30,000 Web3 education scholarships as part of its Binance Scholar Program. According to an official blog post on the crypto exchange’s website, Binance Charity revealed it has processed over…#binancecharity #binanceexchange #defi #helenhai #bsp #busd #nigeria #senegal #southafrica #cyprus (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Central African Republic eyes legal framework for crypto adoption
a developing country in Central Africa, set up a 15-member committee responsible for drafting a bill on the use of cryptocurrencies and tokenization in the region. According to Faustin-Archange Touadéra, the president of CAR, cryptocurrencies can potentially help eradicate the country’s financial…#centralafrica #ministryofwaters #forest #fishing #ruraldevelopment #african #nigerian #roqqu #europeaneconomicarea #benjaminonomor (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Binance Charity to provide over 30K Web3 scholarships in 2023
Among the education centers involved include colleges in Australia, Cyprus and Germany, Nigerian-based tech hub Utiva, Women in Tech, and two Ukrainian organizations.#cyprus #nigerian #utiva (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria Allows Cash Naira Swap to Ease Adoption of New Banknotes
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Towards Checking the Spread of Diphtheria
[Leadership] The Kano State commissioner for health, Dr Aminu Tsanyawa, recently confirmed the outbreak of the deadly diphtheria disease which is reported to have killed no fewer than 25 persons in the state. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 21, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news