African CDC donates 200 face shields to Health Ministry

AFRICA Centre for Disease Control (African CDC), has donated not less than 200 pieces of locally made face shields to Anambra State Health Ministry. Anambra Commissioner for Health, Vincent Okpala, who received the face shields in his office at the Jerome Udoji Secretariat Complex, Awka, commended the centre for the protective gesture. The commissioner noted… Continue reading African CDC donates 200 face shields to Health Ministry

Anambra legislators query Health Ministry on COVID-19 medication funds, others

ANAMBRA State House of Assembly Committee on Health has demanded for an informed clarification on a N30 million COVID-9 medication funds as well as other allocations contained in the budget of the state’s Ministry of Health.   The committee sought the clarifications during its oversight meeting with a delegation from the Ministry of Health led… Continue reading Anambra legislators query Health Ministry on COVID-19 medication funds, others

Anambra Ready To Respond To Outbreak Of Diseases — Health Commissioner

The state commissioner for health in Anambra state , Dr.Vincent Ogochukwu Okpala has expressed the determination of the state government to respond to any outbreak of diseases threatening public health . This is coming on the heels of a suspected Lassa Fever case in the state . The commissioner who held an elaborate press conference… Continue reading Anambra Ready To Respond To Outbreak Of Diseases — Health Commissioner

Health Ministry sets to reduce HIV/AIDS prevalence

ANAMBRA State health Commissioner, Dr Vincent Okpala has reassured of the Ministry’s readiness to reduce prevalence of HIV/AIDS in the state.   Dr Okpala made the commitment when he received a team from National AIDS and State Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) Control Programme, Federal Ministry of Health in his office, at the Jerome Udoji Secretariat,… Continue reading Health Ministry sets to reduce HIV/AIDS prevalence