Latest News for: Benin health


FG reappoints Obaseki as UBTH chief medical director

Business Day Online 21 Jul 2021
... to journalists in Benin City, said the CMD received the letter of appointment for his second term from the minister of health, Osagie Ehanire in Abuja on Monday.

Programmatic/Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Expert – Measurement of Supply Chain Performance KPIs

Reliefweb 02 Jul 2021
Individual must have at least 7 years relevant experience in the health sector, notably in monitoring and evaluating health programs in the country and region of interest ... Benin ... Desk review of the health service delivery structure, including. Structure and organisation of health service delivery particularly for HIV, TB, Malaria and C19 programmes.

Team Lead – Measurement of Supply Chain Performance KPIs

Reliefweb 02 Jul 2021
Crown Agents is looking for experienced Health Supply Chain Specialists with expertise in carrying out large scale supply chain systems and product availability assessments. Individual must have at least 10 years relevant experience in health, financial and social sectors especially at the country and region of interest ... Benin.

Procurement and Supply Chain Management Expert – Measurement of Supply Chain Performance KPIs

Reliefweb 02 Jul 2021
Individual must have at least 7 years relevant experience in managing or advising on the procurement, supply and use of health products, particularly in the country or region of interest ... Benin ... Desk review of the health service delivery structure, including ... equivalent) in Public Health, Pharmacy, Medicine; or other related discipline.

‘We’ll make Edo medical destination for other states’

Business Day Online 29 Jun 2021
The governor, at a stakeholder’s workshop for the Edo State health sector transformation in Benin City, said his administration would make the state a medical destination for other states ... On his part, Osamwonyi Irowa, permanent secretary, ministry of health, commended the ...

Many people die because they are clueless on lifestyle changes they should make – Onyema

Business Day Online 26 Jun 2021
An ambitious health and lifestyle entrepreneur, Onyema has dedicated her professional life to helping individuals achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle across the globe. She is a graduate of the University of Benin and a Certified Advanced Clinical Weight Loss Specialist from the London Health Sciences Academy.

Edinburgh Catalyst Regional Conference in West Africa underway in Cape Coast

Ghana News Agency 24 Jun 2021
"Emerging Population, Health and Development Concerns in West Africa", the forum is being attended by researchers from Ghana, Benin, Nigeria and Senegal who either joined in-person or virtual ... These discussions would be anchored on the tenet of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) three, on health and well-being.

Again, S/South COVID-19 vaccination suffers setback

Business Day Online 23 Jun 2021
Julie Erhabor, executive secretary, Edo State Primary Health Care Development Agency (EDSPHCDA), who announced the postponement during the event in Benin City, however, absolved the state of blame, saying the information was made known to them by the National Primary Health Care Development Agency.

World Bank approves $200m to enhance electricity access in Benin

Algeria Times 16 Jun 2021
The World Bank approved $200 million in International Development Association (IDA), funding to help Benin improve access to electricity services for households, businesses, and basic public services ... Electrification of schools and clinics is critical to improve the country's education and health indicators’’.

Development Outreach and Communication Specialist

Reliefweb 11 Jun 2021
The DOC reports directly to the Supervisory Program Officer, within the Office of Program Coordination (OPC) at USAID/Benin ... Knowledge and interest in technical areas supported by USAID/Benin (maternal and child health, family planning, malaria, health systems strengthening, and health governance) required.

How The Gambia beat trachoma, an infection that causes blindness

Beijing News 06 Jun 2021
The government of The Gambia recently announced that the country had eliminated trachoma, a highly contagious eye disease, after years of hard work by health workers, nongovernmental organisations (NGOs) and communities ... As at September 2020, 13 countries had reported that they had eliminated it as a disease of public health concern.

Taking vaccination closer to underserved communities- States optimize Africa Vaccination Week commemoration

Reliefweb 20 May 2021
Benin City, 19 May, 2019 - Sitting inside the Church, Pastor Evelyn Omigie of Home for the Needy Foundation (IDP) Uhogua, Benin City, Edo state says, “We are grateful for the recent health intervention rendered by the government and the World Health Organization.

Benin's Achievement in the Fight against the COVID-19 Pandemic

Reliefweb 15 May 2021
Prior to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in January 2020, the assessments of Benin’s health system revealed that the country lacks a robust surveillance system capable of monitoring common diseases ... support the implementation of the Benin COVID-19 Health Response Plan.

Literacy Specialist, USDA Benin Activity

Reliefweb 03 May 2021
AIR is seeking a Literacy Specialist to work on a USDA-funded Food For Education project in Benin ... 1) improved literacy of school-aged children; and 2) increased nutrition, health and dietary practices of beneficiaries in Northern part of Benin ... knowledge of Benin education system.

COVID-19 cases in Africa much more than reported: UN

Anadolu Agency 29 Apr 2021
... high risk of virus resurgence, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned Thursday ... Besides low testing, poor adherence to public health measures, mass gatherings such as recent political rallies in countries like Benin, Ivory Coast, Kenya, and Guinea caused a spike in infections.

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