Latest News for: Benin health


Temtum Group confirms invitation to participate in 13th GUBA Awards

Joy Online 22 Sep 2022
... in Infrastructure Development), Alena Analeigh McQuarter, Youngest student admitted into medical school (Young Achiever Award), Dr Sylvia Shitsama Nyamweya, Neurosurgeon (Pioneer Award for Health Excellence), Uche Ofodile, CEO of MTN-Benin (Influential Business Leader).

Only 43% of babies are exclusively breastfed in Ghana

Ghana Business News 16 Sep 2022
Dr Benin said this when she spoke on the theme; “Addressing the health needs of children, adolescents, ... Benin, therefore, urged health personnel to initiate breastfeeding within the first hour as the statistics was an indication that some of them were not doing what was expected.

Medical, Dental Consultants Identify Factors Hampering Good Healthcare Delivery

This Day 10 Sep 2022
Adibe Emenyonu in Benin City ... Speaking in Benin city, the Edo State capital, during the MDCAN 2022 National Executive Council (NEC) meeting with theme ... Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health, Alhaji Mahmud Mamman, represented by Chief Medical Director, University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Prof.

Opthalmomological Society Promises Affordable Eye Care Services in Nigeria

This Day 02 Sep 2022
Omoti, who is a consultant ophthalmologist at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), said the demand became imperative from the members of the eye care profession on the need for patient centered inclusive eye health services to ensure access to good quality eye care.

Let’s take a personal interest in the fight against corruption – CHRAJ

Ghana Business News 02 Sep 2022
... economic crisis with or without the International Monitory Fund”; and Dr Amma Benin, Head of Paediatric Department, International Maritime Hospital (IMAH), who spoke on “addressing the health needs of children, adolescents and women, a sure way to build a healthy society”.

Rotary Club of Ho extends optical services to Amedzofe residents

Joy Online 30 Aug 2022
The medical outreach forms part of the Rotary Club of Ho’s objective to contribute toward achieving universal health coverage in the Volta Region. Thirty-one Rotary Clubs from Ghana, Togo, Benin ... They were given free basic medication and counselling on diagnosed health conditions.

NMA Promises to Tackle Shortage of Medical Personnel in Edo Health Sector

This Day 26 Aug 2022
Imoisili Udoka, who gave the assurance while unveiling the newly elected executives members of the body in Benin-city, admitted that there were plethora of challenges besetting the health sector in the country and in the state, adding that the government alone cannot tackle the ...

Edo partners Netherlands-based firm to improve healthcare delivery

Business Day Online 15 Aug 2022
Obehi Akoria, the state commissioner for health, at the signing of the partnership, in ...

Edo to Strengthen Healthcare Regulation, Service Delivery, Tackle Quackery

This Day 12 Aug 2022
Obehi Akoria, who disclosed this during a strategic meeting with leaders in nursing in Benin-city, said the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led state government is working with professional groups in the state to tackle regulatory failures and quackery in the healthcare system which ...

Edo to strengthen healthcare regulation

Business Day Online 12 Aug 2022
Obehi Akoria, the commissioner for health, who disclosed this during a strategic ...

'It's tragic': Extreme heat could erase progress on child malnutrition in West Africa, scientists warn

Yahoo Daily News 05 Aug 2022
Children sit under a tree in Goudebou, a refugee camp in northern Burkina Faso.OLYMPIA DE MAISMONT/Getty Images. A Cornell University study linked extreme heat to malnutrition among West African children ... Ortiz-Bobea was part of a team that analyzed health and weather data from Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, and Togo ... It's tragic." ... ....

APC: Obaseki Has Taken Edo Back to 16th Century Era

This Day 04 Aug 2022
Imuse, while fielding questions from journalists at the party secretariat in Benin-city, said Obaseki has failed by all parameters, adding that the health care system has collapsed, while the school system is dead ... The state government built Stella Obasanjo Hospital as an additional health facility to the Central Hospital in Benin-city.

Utilise healthcare fund, Edo govt urges residents

Business Day Online 13 Jul 2022
Briefing journalists on Tuesday in Benin City, Obehi Akoria, the commissioner ...

Be customer-centred to boost growth – Superlife urges distributors

B & FT Online 12 Jul 2022
The gathering saw partners and workers from across the country’s various regions and representatives from Togo, Benin and Nigeria. Superlife’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of communities by promoting scientifically-tested products while leveraging a digital ...

France's Macron reshuffles cabinet

China Daily 05 Jul 2022
Three ministers lost their seats in June's legislative elections and were now replaced. They are Brigitte Bourguignon (health), Justine Benin (sea) and Amelie de Montchalin (ecological transition) ... .

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