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News Benin » Health: Bribery, extortion, smuggling at Nigeria-Benin Republic border (Part 1)

News channel or source: https://ynaija.com/bribery-extortion-smuggling-nigeria-benin-republic-border-part-1/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Next is the Port Health stop. Cost for novices is N1,000 ... many choose instead to remain in the vehicles transporting them into Nigeria or Benin Republic. In a few cases, the drivers collect the travel permit of their travellers, approach the immigration ...

News Benin » Health: Rotary Ghana to provide free health screening for 50,000 Ghanaians

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/Rotary-Ghana-to-provide-free-health-screening-for-50-000-Ghanaians-627897
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

He charged all Rotarians not to exempt themselves during the Family Health Days in Ghana, Togo and Benin as February, 23, 2018 marks the 113th anniversary of the group. Commenting on their contribution to society, Mr. Brown added that Rotarians undertake ...

News Benin » Health: First Lady launches 2018 Rotary Ghana Health Days

News channel or source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/health/first-lady-launches-2018-rotary-ghana-health-days-128915
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Rotary Family Health Days (RFHD), initiated in 2014 in Ghana ... had asked that such a programme should be extended to Togo and Benin, and that, the two countries would start their screenings in a few weeks’ time. Ms Sharon Cromer, Mission Director ...

News Benin » Health: Benin Government Organizes Census on Poverty

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24432&SEO=benin-government-organizes-census-on-poverty
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Porto Novo, Feb 9 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Benin announced today that it will conduct a census ... particularly those of Social Affairs, Finance, and Public Health. The crusade will determine the situation of extreme poor and not, whose data ...

News Benin » Health: Remembering Nigeria’s Top Health, Science Researchers

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/02/15/remembering-nigerias-top-health-science-researchers/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Osuntokun, Department of Medicine, University College Hospital, Ibadan; Felix Ebhodaghe Okieimen, of the Geo-Environmental and Climate Change Adaptation Research Center, University of Benin, Obinna Onwujekwe, Health Policy and Research Group, University of ...

News Benin » Health: FG Moves To Bridge Emergency Health Services Gaps

News channel or source: https://leadership.ng/2018/02/08/fg-moves-bridge-emergency-health-services-gaps/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

According to a press statement, the minister of state for Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire ... beginning with Abuja/Kaduna, Abuja/ Lokoja/Benin corridors. He further said that gaps would be noted and closed for the purpose of providing seamless coverage for ...

News Benin » Health: World Health Organization moves to contain Nigeria’s Lassa fever outbreak

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/apo/2018/02/14/world-health-organization-moves-to-contain-nigerias-lassa-fever-outbreak/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The World Health Organization is scaling up its response to an outbreak ... Lassa fever is endemic to several West African countries. Benin, Liberia and Sierra Leone have all reported cases in the past month. WHO is working with countries in the region ...

News Benin » Health: Lassa fever: Ghana Health Service issues alert

News channel or source: https://www.graphic.com.gh/news/general-news/lassa-fever-ghana-health-service-issues-alert.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Health workers should adhere to regular Infection Prevention ... Lassa fever is known to be endemic in Benin, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Sierra Leone and parts of Nigeria, but probably exists in other West African countries as well. • Ghana recorded first ...

News Benin » Health: Amb. Wallace Hails Deployment of 20 ECOWAS Volunteers

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/amb-wallace-hails-deployment-of-20-ecowas-volunteers/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Peace Corps volunteers took assignments in various technical areas, including agriculture extension, conservation, and health. “We are pleased to welcome the second deployment of 20 ECOWAS volunteers from Nigeria, Benin, Ghana and Sierra Leone ...

News Benin » Health: Benin fitness festival to hold February 10

News channel or source: http://thenationonlineng.net/benin-fitness-festival-hold-february-10/
Publication date: Friday 02 February 2018

Kaiser said the Benin Fitness festival is aimed at helping those who are passionate about being hale and hearty come together to celebrate health and fitness. According to him, the event scheduled to hold at the Benson Idahosa University, Benin City on the ...