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Seventeen persons have been confirmed dead in 1,617 reported suspected cases as a cholera outbreak continues to ravage Kwara State in North-central Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, disclosed the grim figures in its weekly epidemiological report for Week 26 released on Tuesday. According...

A Kwara-based paediatrician, Dr Opeyemi Akinwande, has warned pregnant and nursing mothers against the consumption of food supplements not prescribed by...

Prof. Abiodun Aboyeji of Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of College of Health Science, University of Ilorin, on Saturday, said the use of contraceptives...

The Kwara State Government has earmarked N69 million to reduce the prevalence of HIV/AIDS in the state. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr Sulyman...

NO fewer than 1000 individuals are to benefit from the free hearing care services by the Starkey Hearing Foundation in collaboration with Obasanjo Foundation...

THE Initiator of Goal-Getters Initiative, Kayode Oyin-Zubair has advised the Kwara State Government to step up effort on provision of potable water to...

ALHAJI Atolagbe Alege, the Kwara Commissioner for Health on Monday confirmed that the state was now 100 per cent free from cholera infection and other...

A Professor of Entomology at the University of Ilorin, Adeolu Ande, has said that killing mosquitoes is bad, because they are ‘friends’ that deserve...