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NAFDAC Warns Men Against Using Enhancement Capsule

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has warned users against the use of PrimeZen Black 6000mg, a male performance enhancement capsule, recalled from the market. NAFDAC Director-General, MOJISOLA ADEYEYE, in a statement, said Volt Candy was voluntarily recalling the one lot of PrimeZen Black 6000mg …

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Why Brain Drain Continue to Hit FCT Health Sector

It is widely believed that the health sector of every nation is the bedrock of the economic development but the unending flock to foreign countries by Nigerian medical personnel in search of greener pasture has proven that Nigeria is not on the route of that needed economic development. Last week, …

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WHO Declares Monkeypox Global Emergency, Triggers Highest Alert

The World Health Organization on Saturday declared the monkeypox outbreak, which has affected nearly 16,000 people in 72 countries, to be a global health emergency — the highest alarm it can sound. “I have decided that the global #monkeypox outbreak represents a public health emergency of international concern,” WHO chief …

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Moderna To Build $500m Vaccine Plant In Africa

Biotechnology company and COVID-19 vaccine maker Moderna says “it will build a state-of-the-art mRNA facility in Africa with the goal of producing up to 500 million doses of vaccines each year.” In a statement released on Thursday, the company said it anticipates “investing up to $500 million in this new …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 437 New Cases

Nigeria’s COVID-19 death toll rose to 2,701 on Wednesday after six more people battling the disease lost the fight. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed this in an early-morning Facebook post on Thursday while giving an update on the outbreak of the disease in the country. Four hundred …

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Nigeria Records Highest Daily COVID-19 Cases In Seven Months

Nigeria witnessed a spike in COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, recording its highest daily cases in seven months. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed 1,149 fresh infections for the day, three times higher than the 357 cases confirmed on Tuesday. Wednesday’s figures also marks the first time the country is …

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