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***3000 rendered homeless Rescue workers have recovered nearly 400 bodies from a mudslide in the outskirts of Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown, the chief coroner said on Tuesday, as rescue operations continued and morgues struggled to find space for all the dead. President Ernest Bai Koroma urged residents...

A mudslide killed more than 300 people on the outskirts of Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown on Monday, sweeping away homes and leaving residents desperate...

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has approved the suspension of  eight additional  top officials of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS...

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, and Delta State Governor,  Ifeanyi Okowa expressed shock and profound sadness over the death of Prof. Babatunde Osotimehin,...

The Federal Government has alerted the public to the outbreak of Avian Influenza or Birdflu in the FCT and seven states of the country. The disease has...

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has called on Nigerians not to panic as the Federal Government remains committed to ensuring that Ebola disease...

President Mohammadu Buhari was Sunday night flown to London for medical treatment.  A statement from the presidency said the length of stay of the president...

The United States has withdrawn more than $30 million in funding for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the first in a series of potential cuts...

About 328 deaths associated with Meningitis have been recorded in the country since November 2016, as 1.3 million vaccines arrived from World Health Organization...

An outbreak of meningitis in Nigeria has killed 269 people in recent weeks, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said, as Africa’s most populous...