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NPHCDA,CODE partners to improve health care services in Nigeria

Bukola Afeni   As part of measures of improving the state of primary health care service and infrastructure in Nigeria, the National Primary Health Care Development Agency has keyed into partnership with Connected Development (CODE) a leading civil society organization. The Executive Director of NPHCDA Dr Faisal Shuaib stated this …

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NPHCDA confirms outbreak of new Polio variant in 14 states

Bukola Afeni The Executive Director of the National Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Faisal Shuaib said there is an outbreak of a new polio variant,  named Circulating Vaccine-Derived Poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) in 14 states across the nation. Dr Faisal stated this at the 2nd Quarter Meeting of the Northern Traditional …

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FG reopens first dose of COVID-vaccine, extends second dose

Bukola Afeni The Executive Director of National Public HealthCare Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr Faisal Shuaib said the Federal Government has reopened the administration of the first dose of the vaccine, and also extended the administration of the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine till the 5th of July 2021. He disclosed …

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NPHCDA urge Journalists to pay attention to details

  Bukola Afeni The National Primary Health Care Development Agency has called on media practitioners to pay attention to statistical details in future, so that members of the public can remain guided by correct and truthful information, all the time. The Executive Director, Dr Faisal Shuaib made the disclosure in …

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We have administered over 1m persons with Astrazeneca vaccine- NPHCDA

Bukola Afeni The National Primary Health Care Development Agency has administered 1,071,346 eligible persons  with the Astrazeneca vaccine,  in the first vaccination phase. The Executive Director, NPHCDA , Dr Faisal Shuaib,  said the data is  based on reports received from states through the Electronic Management of Immunization Data (EMID) system, and do …

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AstraZeneca has no side effect on the body- NPHCDA

Bukola Afeni The National Primary Health Care Development Agency has called on all religious and political leaders to sensitize the public that the AstraZeneca vaccine has no side effect on the body. He stated this at the second phase of the sensitization meeting with Islamic scholars on COVID-19 vaccination. Dr …

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NPHCDA says AstraZeneca vaccine is safe

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency said the organization is aware of precautionary concerns that have been raised regarding one specific batch of the AstraZeneca vaccine, namely ABV5300. The agency made the disclosure in a statement signed by Mohammed Ohitoto, the head of the Public relations unit of NPHCDA. …

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NPHCDA implores Traditional rulers to sensitize citizen on COVID-19

Bukola Afeni The Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaib has implored Traditional Leaders to assist in enlightening their subjects about COVID-19 and vaccine usage. He made the disclosure at a meeting with Traditional leaders in Abuja He assured Nigerians that any investment in the …

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WHO renews commitment to improve the health sector

Bukola Afeni The World Health Organisation has renewed its commitment to support the health sector towards improving maternal and child health, and strengthening immunization and revitalization of Primary Healthcare system in the country The WHO Country Representative in Nigeria, Dr Kazadi Mulombo, made the disclosure while speaking in Abuja at …

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FG set to flag off the Integrated Medical Outreach Program

  The Executive Director/CEO, National Primary Health Care Development Agency, Dr. Faisal Shuaib, has indicated that the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, will flag off the Integrated Medical Outreach Program on Monday. The  Integrated Medical Outreach Programme (I-MOP), is an initiative of the …

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NPHCDA mounts preventive response to Vaccine Preventable disease.

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) said it has successfully mounted the necessary reactive and preventive responses to the devastating scourge of vaccine preventable disease outbreaks across different parts of the country. The executive director/ CEO of NPHCDA Dr. Faisal Shuaib stated this at the 3rd annual NPHCDA …

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NPHCDA to engage civil servant in routine immunization

    The low national immunization coverage has become an issue of public health concern as shown in a recent publication by the federal ministry of Health ‘National Primary Health Care Development Agency and Development Partners which revealed that Nigeria has only 33% national coverage on Routine Immunization ,short of …

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