Northern States Governors Forum picks GE to boost healthcare development in Nigeria
16-10-2017 | 09:11:06
The Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) has selected GE Healthcare, a global provider of transformational medical technologies and services, as a long-term partner to revitalize healthcare infrastructure in the Northern States.
Dangote Foundation, GBCHealth, join forces to build Coalition on Health
19-09-2017 | 12:32:00
Dangote Foundation and GBCHealth have joined forces to forge a new model of partnership, African Business Coalition on Health (GBCHealth) in Africa.
NNPC, India seek deeper collaboration on medicare
29-08-2017 | 12:07:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has requested a deeper collaboration with India in the area of expertise and state-of-the-art medical equipment to revitalize its 52 clinics across the country.
[Startup Interview] Damian Avar, Founder, DoctorsHub, Nigeria
01-08-2017 | 08:30:00
Damian Avar is a medical doctor, social entrepreneur and health business consultant. He founded DoctorsHub Nigeria, a digital-based, simplfied platform to access medical consultation for Nigerians.
Nigeria Senate reviewing NHIS Act for affordable, quality healthcare
25-07-2017 | 15:06:25
The chairman, Senate committee on Health Sen. Lanre Tejuoso says the Senate is reviewing the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act to make healthcare delivery affordable in the country.
Afreximbank, Kings College Hospital enter agreement with Health Ministry for Healthcare Centre of Excellence in Nigeria
20-07-2017 | 10:00:00
The African Export-Import Bank, Kings College Hospital, London, and the Nigerian Ministry of Health have entered into a memorandum of understanding to collaborate in developing a centre of excellence for healthcare in Nigeria.
GE unveils Nigeria’s first 3D auto-Ultrasound breast centre
30-05-2017 | 10:52:10
General Electric healthcare in West Africa and Central Africa has equipped and launched Nigeria’s first breast and gynecology center with state of the art medical machinery, in Lagos.
Shell trains medical workers in emergency care in Anambra State
08-05-2017 | 10:10:23
Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) has facilitated the training of medical workers from hospitals in Anambra State on emergency resuscitation.
[Opinion Piece] Aliko Dangote and Bill Gates: Why We are Hopeful About Improving Health in Africa
27-04-2017 | 09:56:00
This week, more than 138,000 vaccinators will fan out across five African countries in the Lake Chad area in a push to eliminate polio in Africa and rid the world of this terrible disease forever.
NNPC Commences Diversification into Health Sector
21-04-2017 | 09:35:44
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has raised the stake in its commitment to diversify into the health sector in line with the Corporation’s stand to stay afloat as a commercially viable entity.