President Goodluck Jonathan signs HIV Anti-Discrimination Law


The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan GCFR, has signed the HIV and AIDS Anti-Discrimination ACT 2014, a reflection of Nigeria’s commitment to stopping all forms of stigmatization and discrimination targeted at people living with HIV. (more…)


Improved Capacity of Government of Nigeria staff to provide reliable Laboratory Services


Mr. Benjamin Udoh trained as a radiographer but has always wanted to build a career in Biomedical engineering. He currently works with the Akwa Ibom State Hospital Management Board (HMB). Mr. Udoh’s opportunity at realizing this dream came through a prior training in repairs and maintenance of analog laboratory microscopes. His zeal and determination to gain knowledge and acquire skills in the use and maintenance of modern laboratory equipment caught the attention of the Akwa Ibom State SIDHAS project team funded by #USAID and with technical assistance from FHI360. He was subsequently trained along with other biomedical engineers in the state on troubleshooting and planned preventive maintenance (PPM) of laboratory equipment. (more…)


World Health Day 2015: Food safety


Every year, the World Health Organization selects a priority area of global public health concern as the theme for World Health Day, which falls on 7 April, the birthday of the Organization.


Wish you a Happy Easter


May the Lord bless you on this auspicious day of Easter,
and May it be a new beginning of greater prosperity,
success and happiness.
Wish you a Happy Easter