Nigeria: FAAN Installs Liquid Explosive Detectors At Airports

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is set to deploy new liquid explosive detection system at the airports. Hadi Sirika, minister of aviation, said the detectors which are being introduced in major international airports across the country, would improve Read More …

WHO builds capacity of Priority Countries to use Early Warning and Response tools

The World Health Organization (WHO) is conducting a five-day orientation training to build the capacity of participants from priority countries through theoretical and practical training on two WHO supported tools for epidemiological surveillance and response activities, EWARS-in-a-box and Go.Data. The Read More …

Nigeria: Pipeline Vandalism – Security Operatives Arrest 59, Seizes 391,150 Liters of Petrol

With the resurgence of vandalism especially around key products holding and distribution infrastructure in the south west, from where petroleum products are distributed across other parts of the country, through pipelines, security agencies have beefed up 24 hour surveillance across Read More …

Nigeria: Ministry trains 40 armed forces, para-military personnel on disease outbreaks

The Ministry of Defence Health Implementation Programme  (MODHIP) has trained 40 armed forces and para-military health personnel on diseases outbreak investigation and management. Speaking during the training yesterday in Abuja, Director General of the Defence Health Implementation Programme, Brigadier General Read More …