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Expert laments rising cases of Diabetes in Hospitals

About sixty percent of patients admitted in the Ondo State Specialist Hospital, Akure this year were cases related to diabetes.  A Consultant Endocrinologist, Dr Adenike Enikuomehin,...

How ‘Ogogoro’ killed Five in Imo

No fewer than five persons have been confirmed dead from methanol poisoning in a local gin known as 'ogogoro' sold by one Uwadiegu Eze,...

What we want to do with our strategic health plan- Ondo Govt

Ondo State Government has put in place a four-day validation workshop on the State Strategic Health Development Plan II The workshop, which was meant to...

Hand Washing; what we want from Ondo Government-UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says that hand washing practice can reduce the risk of contracting diarrhea and other communicable diseases by 40...

Nigeria records 9 confirmed cases of Monkeypox

The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has announced the laboratory confirmation of six additional cases among the suspected cases for Monkeypox. These...

Governor Akeredolu flags off distribution of 2.9million insecticide nets in Ondo

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has flagged off the distribution of 2.9 million long lasting insecticide treated mosquito nets to residents of the...

Why we are introducing contributory health scheme -Ondo Govt

Ondo State Government has hinted of plans to introduce a compulsory contributory health scheme for all residents of the state. Speaking at a one-day stakeholders' meeting...

CRS trains mosquito net conveyors across ondo state

As part of efforts to ensure a seamless upcoming insecticide treated net distribution exercise in Ondo, the Catholic Relief (CRS) has commenced the training of conveyors...

What we will do to manage Cancer in Ondo state- Akeredolu

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has restated his administration's commitment to step up healthcare delivery in the state with the establishment of a cancer treatment centre. The governor...

Monkeypox; Ondo govt rolls out emergency numbers

To further demonstrate its preparedness in preventing any outbreak of Monkeypox in Ondo state, the state government has rolled out some emergency numbers. The health...
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