Meet The Current Minister of Health In Nigeria

Nigeria’s current minister of health is Osagie Emmanuel Ehanire he was born on the 4th of  November 1946.  He was appointed as the Minister Health by President Muhammadu Buhari in November 2019. Following the submission of the ministerial nominees to the Senate by the Presidency in July 2019 and subsequent screening. Ehanire studied Medicine at […]

Public Health Conference 2020/2021

A new age of conferences has arisen and become a very important tool in networking, learning about the field, and keeping up to date on the latest developments. Essentially,  Public health conferences are about throwing some of the most important people in a particular field and forcing them to teach and interact with each other. […]

Benefits of Attending A Public Health Conference

As a public health care practitioner, consider taking a short retreat to attend a public health conference. Aside from spending time interacting with fellow colleagues, medical and public health conferences provide even more exciting opportunities then you may have anticipated. These conferences are designed to immerse attendees in discussions designed to pique interest and curiosity. […]

Equity Vs Equality: Understanding The Difference

According to the World Health Organization   (WHO), equity is “the absence of avoidable or remediable differences among groups of people, whether those groups are defined socially, economically, demographically or geographically.” Therefore, as the WHO notes, health inequities involve more than lack of equal access to needed resources to maintain or improve health outcomes. They also […]

Corona Virus Update in Nigeria

Public health Nigeria updates on the Coronavirus situation in Nigeria across the 37 states and 774 local governments in Nigeria as reported by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Highlights On the 21st of June 2020, 436 new confirmed cases and 12 deaths were recorded in Nigeria No new state has reported a case […]

Coronavirus: Medics At Juba Airport Flee As Plane Carryng Chinese Diplomats Land

According to a report from the South Sudanese Post Monitored in Juba the country’s  medical staff deployed at Juba International Airport to screen arrivers for deadly Coronavirus have reportedly fled the airport after a plane caring Chinese diplomats landed. South Sudan government this week begun screening all travelers at airports to help avert the spread […]