A closer look at 2017 Niger State Health Budget
By Mary Jalingo
The quality of healthcare services in the country is generally considered as being poor due to shortage of manpower even when Nigerians are among the best doctors and nurses in the world.
In Nigeria, it is estimated that for every 10,000 people, there are
11 Commendable Promises from the National Assembly
By Ndidi Chukwu
The Nigeria’s 8th National Assembly has demonstrated commitment towards putting an end to the deplorable state of Health in Nigeria, to save mothers and children from preventable deaths, and guarantee access to equitable, affordable and efficient health services for all the citizens.
National Assembly to increase Health budget to N1.1tr from N304bn
The budgetary allocation to the country’s health sector would be increased to 15 percent in line with the 2001 African Union Abuja declaration, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Health, Senator Lanre Tejuosho (APC, Ogun) said on Wednesday. Addressing newsmen on the budget of the Health sector in