Nigeria: Stop Brain Drain Now, Medical Directors Tell Federal Govt
[Leadership] National Guild Of Medical Directors (NGMD), has identified poor working conditions, weak infrastructure, poor reward and remuneration of health workers as reasons why Nigeria is losing hundreds of healthcare personnel to brain drain. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 17, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Covid-19 'Victory', Other Major Events in Nigeria's Health Sector in 2022
[Premium Times] From grappling with the country's weak health system to losing large numbers of health personnel to developed countries, 2022 will remain a memorable year for Nigeria's health sector. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 17, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

DeFi, DAOs and NFTs: Crypto is redefining how charities raise funds
Non-fungible tokens (NFTs), decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs), and decentralized finance (DeFi) are redefining how charities raise donations and distribute funds to those most in need. Through ever-evolving crypto and blockchain-related technology, crypto philanthropists told…#cryptoforcharity #russian #productlead #philanthropy #ukraine #nigeria #argentina #anneconnelly #nft #fiat (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 17, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ottawa prepared to use ‘aggressive measures’ to reduce immigration backlog, policy memo reveals
The federal government is considering extraordinary measures to reduce its backlog of immigration applications, including waiving eligibility requirements for nearly half a million visitor visas, according to a policy memo reviewed by The Globe and Mail. A draft document, dated to December,…#globeandmail #ircc #trv #nigeria #nexus #seanfraser #montreal (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 17, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Spectrum and predictors of suicidal risk among incarcerated youth in a correctional facility in Kaduna, Northern Nigeria - Lasisi MD, Nuhu FT, Adebayo F, Eseigbe EE, Sheikh TL.
Suicide is a primary emergency for mental health professionals, a major public health problem and the most common mode of death in prisons. Although juvenile crime rates appear to have fallen since the mid-1990s, this decrease has not reduced the concern p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Nigeria: Nigeria Records 29 Fresh Cases of Covid-19 in One Week
[This Day] *WHO urges retention of facemasks (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 16, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Mental Health for Nigerians is Officially a Priority - Now to Ensure Implementation
[allAfrica] It has been a long journey but 65 years after the introduction of the Lunacy Act of 1958, President Muhammadu Buhari this month (Jan 5) signed the historic Mental Health Bill to improve support for the mental and psychosocial well-being of Nigeria's citizens. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 16, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: WHO Recommends Use of Masks in Public As Covid-19 Resurges Globally
[Vanguard] As part of a continuous process of reviewing COVID-19 response, treatment, and management, the World Health Organisation, WHO, has said that nose masks continue to be a key tool against COVID-19 and continues to recommend the use of masks by the public in specific situations. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 16, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Covid-19 - Nigeria Records 29 Fresh Cases in One Week
[Premium Times] NCDC, however, said the multi-sectoral national emergency operations centre (EOC), activated at Level 2, continues to coordinate the national response activities (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 16, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Illegal Immigration Into Europe Soared By 64% In 2022 To Reach Six-Year High | ZeroHedge
Illegal Immigration Into Europe Soared By 64% In 2022 To Reach Six-Year High Authored by Thomas Brooke via Remix News, Approximately 330,000 illegal border-crossings into the European Union were recorded in 2022, the highest figure since the migration crisis of 2016 and an increase of 64 percent…#remixnews #ninagregori #canaryislands #nigerians #afghans #westernafrican #croatia #tunisia #syria #hungary (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: How Nigerian States, Regions Fare in Covid-19 Vaccination
[Premium Times] NPHCDA said 55.2 per cent of the total eligible population targeted for COVID-19 vaccination are fully vaccinated. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 15, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Interrogating the National Industrial Court strides towards attaining safe workplace for Nigeria's female workers - Eyongndi DTA, Okongwu DCJ.
Female employees constitute part of the labour force in Nigeria and are regarded as part of the vulnerable group. This makes them to deserve special protection under domestic and international legal instruments. Despite the legal protection, they suffer va... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

How Rema ’s ‘Calm Down’ With Selena Gomez Conquered the Global Charts
Amid a wave of Afrobeats artists making inroads on the U.S. charts and American radio in the past few years — headlined by the likes of Wizkid, Burna Boy and Tems, among others — came Rema, the young Nigerian singer signed to Jonzing World and Mavin Records based out of Lagos. Having built a…#burnaboyandtems #selenagomez #chart #raveroses #mavinrecords #wizkid #pepsi #hp #fifa #songs (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 13, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: '80 Percent of Nigerian Women, Girl Child Are Victims of Genital Cut'
[This Day] Ado Ekiti -- An expert has revealed that no fewer than 80 per cent of Nigerian girls and women are victims of female genital mutilation (FGM) in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 13, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria LNG Scraps Shipments After Vandals Damage Pipelines
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 13, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news