5 Best Medical Courses to Study in Nigeria

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Even though Medicine and Surgery is the first thing that comes to mind whenever the phrase, “medical school” is mentioned, enrolling in a medical school doesn’t necessarily mean you have to study Medicine and Surgery. There are other medical courses that are quite exciting and lucrative. Best Medical Courses to Study in Nigeria In this […]

List of Private Medical Schools in Nigeria

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Some people don’t even know that private medical schools exist. As a result, many have spent years trying to get into the government-owned schools. In this post, we have put together a list of private medical schools in the country. But first, just in case you don’t know what it entails to study Medicine at […]

10 Best Dental Schools in Nigeria

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Generally, schools that offer admission to study Medicine and Surgery also admit students to study dentistry. Typically, it takes an individual 6 years of tertiary education in a medical school to become a dentist. The admission requirements into the university to study dentistry include 5 WASSCE passes in the following subjects: English Language, Mathematics, Physics, […]

Nigeria’s Life Expectancy: 4 Reasons Why It’s So Low

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The life expectancy in Nigeria falls short of the global average by almost 15 years. But before we take a look at why the country’s life expectancy is so low, let’s find out what life expectancy really is. Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns […]

Mental Health in Nigeria: Is The Awareness Enough?

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The Federal Government revealed in November 2018 that 40 million Nigerians suffer from one form of mental disorder or the other. The prevalence of mental illness in the country should mean a high level of awareness on mental health. But that really isn’t the case. In fact, the number of skilled professionals in mental health […]

Healthcare Delivery System in Nigeria: Improving or Not?

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The healthcare delivery system in Nigeria is known for its numerous problems and the Government has been trying to resolve these problems but there is still a lot of ground to be covered. In this post, we take a look at healthcare in the country and how things have improved or deteriorated over the years. […]

List of Health Agencies in Nigeria (2019)

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In this post, we have compiled a list of the major health agencies in the country and their functions. 1. National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is one of the major health insurance agencies in the country. It is a corporate body that was established under Act 35 of 1999 […]

What Are the Problems Facing Healthcare Management in Nigeria?

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Healthcare in Nigeria is poorly managed because of the inability of the Government to prioritize this sector. For instance, the healthcare sector receives less than 5% of the annual budget. Problems Facing Healthcare Management in Nigeria In this post, we take a look at some of the major problems facing healthcare management in the country. […]

Major Health Problems in Nigeria & Their Solutions

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Nigeria is faced with several health problems which include the likes of malaria, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, hypertension, diabetes etc. Of these diseases, there are specific ones that rank at the top and these are the three most common diseases in the country namely: HIV/AIDs, tuberculosis and malaria. Health Problems in Nigeria & Solutions In this post, […]

10 Hottest Nigerian Romance Movies of 2018

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Nollywood is one of the major film industries in the world. The industry is known for its millions of followers spread across the different parts of the world. Every year, scores of movies are released in Nollywood but not all of these movies become quite popular In this post, we focus on romantic movies released […]

Nigerian English: What Makes It Unique?

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Nigerian English is a dialect of English spoken in Nigeria. It can be traced to British English although it has also largely been influenced by American English. As a result, some words of American English origin have made it into the Nigerian English. There is also another type of Nigerian English which is called Nigerian […]

Highest Paid Forces in Nigeria & their Salaries (2019)

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If you’re looking to join the Nigerian Army, Navy or Airforce and you’re wondering which is one of them is the highest paid force, then you’re on the right page. In this post, we will provide you with the necessary information on the monthly salaries of the different branches of the Nigerian Armed Forces. Highest […]

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