Stakeholders seek 15% budgetary allocation for health sector

Stakeholders in the Health Sector yesterday appealed to the Federal government to increase the health sector budgetary allocation to 15 percent as against the current 5.5 percent. They also challenged government to honour its 2013 commitment by increasing the...

On Our Population Challenge

Daily Trust Newspaper Pg. 56 Publish Date: Apr 16 2018 Most Nigerians currently have their eyes fixed on 2019 and may not see the bigger existential threats that are barrelling down on us. Last week, at separate forums in...

SARAKI SAYS 2018 BUDGET INCLUDES 1% FOR HEALTH

Senate President Bukola Saraki said the 2018 appropriation bill will include 1% of consolidated revenue stipulated by the National Health Act to fund the Basic Health Care Provision Fund. It is the first indication of positive move to include...