Category Archives: Health

Lagos Donates N365M Mobile Clinic For Cancer Treatment

-Says facility’ll give hope to patients of cancer-related diseases The Lagos State Government on Wednesday handed over a Mobile Cancer Centre for the diagnosis and treatment of residents afflicted with cancer-related diseases as well as increase advocacy to prevent the spread of the scourge.   State Governor, Mr. Governor Ambode, who spoke while handing over …

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Hon. Sanai Agunbiade’s Health Initiative: Ilera L’oro

OUR HEALTH, OUR WEALTH In furtherance to his humble drive to give back to his constituents, Hon. S.O.B AGUNBIADE has commissioned CLEARLINE Health Management Organisation International, (offering health insurance Product called BetterHealth) to conduct medical screening on interested members of Ikorodu Constituency 1(comprising Ikorodu Local Government, Ikorodu West, and Ikorodu North) on February 14th (Valentine Day). …

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Lagos Procures N2.5 Billion Health Equipment For Hospitals

The Lagos State Government has procured N2.5 billion health equipment for General Hospitals in the state in a bid to boost the secondary healthcare system. The Commissioner, on Friday in Ikeja, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria said  the health sector had witnessed an alarmingly progressive increase in the health facility utilization trends for key health care services, …

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Comrade Sholanke Organises Free Medical Tests For Teachers In Ikorodu

Wale JAGUN, Seun Ajayi & Joseph Folarin As a way of appreciating God for preserving his life to witness another year and in recognition of the role teachers played in his life, Comrade Lateef ‘Arizona’ Sholanke, on Tuesday, December 12,2017,organised free medical tests and drugs distribution for the teaching and non-teaching staff in three schools …

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Maternal Mortality: Utilise Govt Health Facilities, Ambode’s Wife Tells Expectant Mothers

Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has again called on expectant mothers in the state, to utilise Primary Health Centres (PHCs) and skilled birth attendants, to reduce the incidence of maternal and infant mortality. She gave the charge on Tuesday, November 20, 2017, at a town hall meeting on reduction of …

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Go For Regular Medical Check Up, Ambode’S Wife Urges Residents

Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, enjoined residents of the state, to always go for medical check-up and engage in physical exercise, for good health and early diagnosis of medical conditions. According to a release signed by Mrs Folashade Khadiri, Assistant Director with Lagos State Government, …

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Sexual Assault: 40 Upgraded PHC Will Provide Adequate Treatment To Victims.

Jare Olukotun. Lagos State Government has stated that victims of sexual assaults will henceforth receive adequate medical assistance in the recently upgraded 40 Primary Health Centres (PHCs) across the state.     This is just as the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) in partnership with the Ministry of Health and the …

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LASG Moves To Stem Suicide Attempt, Provides Helplines

Wale Jagun.   The Lagos State Government has expressed concern on the growing incidences of suicide attempts and as such has promised to educate members of the public on suicide and common causes with a view to stemming the spate of suicides and suicidal attempts recorded in the State in the past few weeks. The …

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Lagos Set To Establish Agency For Health Insurance Scheme

Wale Jagun Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd right); Chairman, AXA Mansard Insurance Plc, Mr. Sola Adeeyo (right); Chairman of AXA Group, Mr. Denis Duverne (middle); C.E.O, AXA Mansard Insurance Plc, Yetunde Ilori (2nd left) and Commissioner for Energy & Mineral Resources, Mr. Wale Oluwo (left)  during the AXA Group courtesy visit to the …

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AMBODE SIGNS ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, PROTECTION BILL INTO LAW

-Says Public Health Safety Key Driver Of Cleaner Lagos Initiative -Targets 27,500 Jobs For Lagosians -Existing PSP Operators, Cart Pushers, Others To Benefit Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (middle), signing the Environmental Management and Protection bill into Law, at the Banquet Hall, Lagos House, Ikeja, on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.  (L-R) With him are …

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