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National Immunisation Day: Oshodi-Isolo Council Boss Presents Two Ambulance Buses, Announces Construction of Another Primary Health Centre

… promises to prioritise health sector In commemoration of this year’s immunization day, the Oshodi-Isolo local government chairman, Otunba Kehinde Almaroof Oloyede, has presented two ambulance buses to the Primary Health Centers to aid effective service delivery within the local government. While presenting the ambulances the flag off of this year 4th edition of the […]

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Lagos Sensitise Oshodi-Isolo Residents on Health Insurance Scheme Benefits

…. As Council Boss promises affordable health scheme for residents The Oshodi-Isolo local government has played host to the Lagos State Health Management Agency (LASHMA) as the Agency sensitises residents on the state government health insurance scheme. Given the assurance on Thursday at the sensitisation programme at Kairo Market Oshodi, the Vice Chairman of the […]

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Council Boss Seeks Partnership to Bring General Hospital to Oshodi

In his determination to ensure good health care system for his people, the executive chairman of Oshodi-Isolo local government, Otunba Kehinde Almaroof Oloyede, has sought partnership with the Lagos state government to build a general hospital that will be able to treat cardiac cases and other related health issues in the council. Oloyede stated this […]

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Resident doctors call off strike, announces resumption date

The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has suspended its nationwide strike. This came barely two months after its members downed tools. Recall that on August 2, the NARD embarked on a strike over “irregular payment of salaries”, among other issues. Efforts of different stakeholders, including President Muhammadu Buhari, and the House of Representatives, to […]

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100 Women gets Fistula Operations in Maiduguri

Hundred women with Vesico Vaginal Fistula, VVF were on Thursday successful operated on as the North-East Development Commission, NEDC, and the Borno State government, flagged off on Tuesday a Free Fistula Repair Campaign Project, FFRCP in Maiduguri. The women had their Fistula repairs in successful corrective surgeries at the State Specialist Hospital, Maiduguri at the […]

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Sanwo-Olu Reactivates Restrictions as COVID-19 Third Wave Hits Lagos

…Isolation Centres Filling Up Again, Says Governor …In-Bound Travellers Defaulting Isolation Protocols Risk Prosecution, Imprisonment Lagos State Government has raised the alarm of a possible third wave of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, following a sharp increase in the number of positive cases recorded in the last few weeks. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday, imposed restrictions and […]