Minister of Health
21 Mar 2020
The Minister of Health says Nigeria will not suspend flights coming into the country but stringent measures will be taken to contain the Coronavirus.
16 Mar 2020
With the number of people dying from the coronavirus disease increasing daily around the world, it surely came as a relief to Nigerians when the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire recently announced that the second infected case of the coronavirus in Nigeria tested negative. While it is great news to note that there are no known cases of people infected with the virus in Nigeria, it is important to take personal hygiene seriously this period. as Nigerians remain uncalm.
9 Mar 2020
A second case of the coronavirus has been confirmed in the country. The minister of health Osagie Ehanire, disclosed this at a press conference in Edo state earlier today.
22 Feb 2020
The Senate resolved to invite the Minister of Health, Osagie Emmanuel Ohanire, to brief the upper chamber on the preparedness of his ministry towards taking precautionary measures to stem a possible outbreak of the Coronavirus in Nigeria.
27 Oct 2019
In an exclusive interview with CNBC Africa at the Future of Health Summit in Abuja, Nigeria's Minister of Health Dr Osagie Ehanire disclosed that a bill to make health insurance mandatory in Nigeria is currently awaiting assent. CNBC Africa's Chris Bishop started by asking him about increasing Nigeria's budgetary allocation for healthcare.
17 Mar 2019
Nigeria's Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewale on Thursday said the country is winning the war against Human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS).
7 Sep 2018
The Federal Government has approved over six trillion naira Health Development Plan. Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, disclosed this while addressing State House Correspondents on Wednesday September, 2018.