Catholic Priest infected with Ebola in DR Congo Ebola

A Catholic priest in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been quarantined after being infected with the Ebola virus in the town of Mbandaka. "We have quarantined...

PHOTOS: Federal medical Center Yola successfully separates Conjoined Twins

The Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Yola, Adamawa State has successfully separated a conjoined female twins. Professor Auwal Muhammed, the Chief Medical Director of the hospital, disclosed this at...

Women undergo ‘Virginity repair’ Surgery in the UK to become Virgins again

'Virginity repair' surgeries have become a popular trend in the United Kingdom (UK), the country's National Health Service (NHS) revealed. The numnber of women choosing to have this surgery...

US Government donates N32 Billion to Nigeria for HIV survey

The United States government has donated about $90 million (N32bn) to support the forthcoming HIV survey in Nigeria. The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, disclosed this on Thursday...

Watch BBC Africa’s Full Documentary about Nigeria’s fast-rising Codeine Addiction

A few days after BBC Africa announced the launch of their investigative arm called “Africa Eye", they started with a documentary about Nigeria’s fast-rising drug addiction among...

FG bans Importation and Production of Codeine following BBC documentary of illegal distribution

The Federal Ministry of Health has directed the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control to ban with immediate effect further issuance of permits for...

Emzor Pharmaceauticals suspends distribution of Codeine following illegal distribution scandal

Emzor pharmaceutical company has announced that it has suspended the production of the extremely addictive drug, codeine cough syrup, which is sending Nigerian youths to early graves...

Zimbabwe legalizes Cultivation of Marijuana for Medical and Scientific use

Zimbabwe has become the second African country to legalize marijuana for medical and scientific purposes, The Herald reports. Dr David Parirenyatwa, the country’s health minister, said in a...

“Help! My friend is killing himself with Tramadol” – Lagos man writes

A young man has come out on social media to revel how Tramadol is gradually killing his friend. The young man who says they reside in Lekki is...

Scientists discover via cure for Lung Cancer

There is hope for lung cancer sufferers worldwide. A breakthrough research has found that the use of two existing drugs could successfully treat the disease. The study...

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