Health News about Taraba

Covid-19: Gov. Ishaku Inspects One Hundred Bed Space Donation at the NYSC Camp Isolation Center

By |2020-05-15T17:09:56+02:00May 15th, 2020|Health, Latest News|

Governor Ishaku keenly listening to the Chairman of the state's covid-19 team and Honourable Commissioner of Health, Dr. Innocent Vakkai during his inspection tour to the NYSC Isolation center. Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku says Taraba State is lucky with the low record of the dreaded Coronavirus ravaging the global community. The Governor stated [...]

27 Ways Governor Ishaku’s Led Government has Intervened in Curbing Covid-19 Spread in Taraba

By |2020-05-13T17:59:09+02:00May 13th, 2020|Health, Interesting Articles, Latest News|

    1.) Setting up Committee on Covid-19 with the Commissioner of Health as Chairman. 2.) Introduction of total lockdown which compels everybody to stay home every day except on Wednesday and Saturday. Only workers on essential duties are exempted. 3. Empowerment of security agencies to enforce the lockdown and the introduction of mobile [...]

Press Release: Gov. Ishaku Appoints New Director-General for TACA

By |2020-02-20T14:19:32+01:00February 20th, 2020|Health, Latest News, Press Statement|

The Executive Governor, Arch. Darius Dickson Ishaku has approved the appointment of Dr. Danjuma Garba as the new Director-General of the Taraba state AIDS Control Agency (TACA). This was contained in a Press Release signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Hassan Mijinyawa and dated 20/02/2020. Dr. Danjuma Garba who is a fellow [...]

Gov. Ishaku Flags Off Free Rescue Medical Outreach in Jalingo

By |2019-11-27T17:20:33+01:00November 27th, 2019|Health, Latest News|

Governor Darius Ishaku on Wednesday flagged off the 3-day free Rescue Medical Outreach for the less privileged in the State. His Excellency, the Deputy Governor Engr. Haruna Manu representing the Governor during the flag off. At the event held at the State Specialist Hospital, the Governor restated the commitment of his administration toward [...]

Health: State Government Partners with Foreign Health Organizations to Tackle Trachoma

By |2019-11-22T15:38:09+01:00November 22nd, 2019|Health, Latest News|

The Taraba state Ministry of Health in collaboration with Mitosath, Commonwealth, World Health Organization's (WHO) and Sight Savers has embarked on a free medical care exercise to the good people of the state. Some health challenges such as Trachoma, Glaucoma, Catarrhal, Cesarean Section (CS), Diarrhea and Dysentery will be attended to. The exercise which [...]

Over 300 Remote Villages in Taraba Encountered Medical Outreach

By |2019-11-18T07:58:16+01:00November 18th, 2019|Health, Interesting Articles, Latest News|

His Excellency, Arch. Darius Dickson Ishaku in excitement as he raises the award received from the World Health Organization (WHO). According to investigations, over 300 remote villages in Taraba state has encountered medical outreach for the first time of their lives with Governor Ishaku at the forefront. Even though Governor Ishaku faces [...]

Health Experts Praise Ishaku’s Achievements in Healthcare Delivery

By |2019-11-13T10:24:06+01:00November 13th, 2019|Health, Latest News|

A team of officials from the National Emergency Maternal and Child Health Intervention Centre, and led by Dr. Ngozi Nwosu today visited Gov. Darius Dickson Ishaku to express appreciation for the numerous achievements of the Governor in the primary health care area in the state. Dr. Nwosu came armed with a long list of Governor [...]

Wives of Governors Express Worry over Violence against Women and Children in the Country

By |2019-07-31T15:55:38+02:00July 31st, 2019|General, Health, Hope Afresh, Latest News|

  Wives of governors of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has expressed dismay on intense level of violence against women and children in the country. This is contained in a communique issued at the meeting of forum of wives of governors of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and signed by the wife of the Chairman [...]

Governor Ishaku Flags Off Net Disbursement; Wife Honoured As Net Ambassador

By |2019-07-19T00:07:17+02:00July 19th, 2019|General, Health, Latest News|

The Taraba state government in collaboration with Catholic services, donated and disbursed over 2 million mosquito nets across the state in an effort to eliminate the spread of malaria in the state and the nation at large. The wife of the executive governor was also during the occasion, decorated as Net Ambassador. Accepting the honour, [...]

Taraba Government Collaborates With NDLEA; Destroys Illicit Drugs Worth Millions of Naira

By |2019-07-19T12:20:33+02:00July 18th, 2019|General, Health, Latest News|

In an effort to combat drug abuse and illicit drug trafficking, Taraba state government in collaboration with the NDLEA have destroyed illicit drugs worth over 200 million naira in Jalingo, Taraba state. The drugs were set on fire by His Excellency Engr. Haruna Manu who represented the Executive Governor, His Excellency, Arch. Darius Dickson [...]