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February 2020

Lassa Fever: Edo NMA donates items to patients in ISTH

Lassa Fever: Edo NMA donates items to patients in ISTH

Posted on 28 February, 2020 by Administrator

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA),   Edo   chapter, has donated some hospital materials to Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital (ISTH) for the treatment of Lassa fever. Dr Eustace Oseghale, Public Relations Officer of NMA,   Edo   chapter, disclosed this in a statement made available to   Nigeria News   Agency on Friday in   Benin . Also,   Hygiene, sanitation vital to Lassa fever prevention — Expert .     He said that the donation was part of the...
Coronavirus: NMA Wants Isolation Centres at Entry Points

Coronavirus: NMA Wants Isolation Centres at Entry Points

Posted on 20 February, 2020 by Administrator

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA ), Edo Chapter has urged the Federal Government to build isolation centres at point of entries into the country to check viral diseases. Dr Valentine Omoifo, Chairman of the chapter made the call in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Benin. He said that an isolation centre could prevent coronavirus and other diseases from coming into the country. “The government should be proactive because we are lucky that the virus is not...
DEFENCE/SECURITYEdo NMA calls on FG to tackle insecurity

DEFENCE/SECURITYEdo NMA calls on FG to tackle insecurity

Posted on 17 February, 2020 by Administrator

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has called on the Federal Government to use   technology   to tackle insecurity in order to improve the efficiency of medical practitioners.     Dr Valentine Omoifo, Chairman of NMA   Edo   Chapter, made the call in an interview with   Nigeria News   Agency on Monday in   Benin .     Omoifo said   technology   and digitalisation in the police force was the only way to put an end to kidnapping, robbery,...
Handwashing can  keep us healthy

Handwashing can keep us healthy

Posted on 12 February, 2020 by Administrator

Handwashing can  keep us healthy, It  comprises five simple and effective steps (Wet, Lather, Scrub, Rinse, Dry) This largely   reduces the spread of diarrheal and respiratory illness , that way we can have good health. Regular handwashing  is one of the best ways to remove germs, avoid getting sick, and prevent the spread of germs to others. It’s fast and simple, and can keep us all from getting sick
Advocacy visit to the Edo state police commissioner

Advocacy visit to the Edo state police commissioner

Posted on 10 February, 2020 by Administrator

As part of efforts to ensure Edo state is safe for doctors and other members of the public, the Edo state NMA engaged the State police commissioner and the current security challenges facing doctors were discussed. The commissioner assured that improvement in the security situation will be noticed very shortly as a lot of work is ongoing to rid the state of criminals.

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Lassa Fever: Edo NMA donates items to patients in ISTH
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