Cancer: NHIS partners ROCHE on treatment

November 23, 2021 By Helen Oji 0

In order to boost the health and hopes of Nigerians, the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) and Roche Products Nigeria Limited have concluded arrangements to partner on Cancer Care Reimbursement initiative. The health insurance agency and leading drug maker have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Monday at the NHIS headquarters in Abuja. “The document outlines key areas of Read More

Worrisome forecast from DHF

October 22, 2021 Blueprint 0

Nigerian health watchers must be disturbed by the revelation that the global cancer statistics may hit 30m by the year 2030. The revelation was made last Tuesday by the Executive Director of Dove-Haven Foundation (DHF), Dr. Ekundayo Samuel, during the sensitization of over 200 transport workers in Isanlu in Yagba West Local Government Area of Kogi state. The event, tagged Read More

30m may suffer cancer infections by 2030 – DHF

October 20, 2021 Oyibo Salihu 0

A non-governmental organisation, the Dove-Haven Foundation (DHF) has said the global cancer statistics (GLOBOCAN) revealed that by the year 2030, over 30 million people will be living with cancer across the world. The organization called on the federal government and other relevant stakeholders to do the needful in order to safeguard the lives of Nigerian citizens. Speaking Tuesday during sensitization Read More