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Flood: Bayelsa Govt Moves to Ameliorate Plight of Victims – Flags Off Covid-19 Active Case Search

The Bayelsa State Government has began moves to ameliorate the sufferings of victims of the ravaging flood across communities in the state, the Commissioner for Health, Dr. Pabara Newton Igwele has said. Dr. Igwele made the disclosure at the weekend during the Flag off Campaign for Covid -19 Active ...
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Bayelsa Govt to Establish Psychiatric Hospital – Decries Number of Mentally Challenged People

The Bayelsa State Government has announced plans to establish a Psychiatric Hospital to adequately take care of people with mental disabilities. The move according to Dr. Pabara Newton Igwele, the State Commissioner for Health will help rid the streets of Yenagoa and its environs of mentally challen...
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We’re Determined to Keep Bayelsa Polio Free – Commissioner For Health

The Bayelsa State Government has pledged that it will continue to make the state polio free by working with willing partners to achieve that. The Commissioner for Health, Dr. Pabara Newton Igwele stated this on Thursday during a courtesy visit from the Rotary International at his office in Yenagoa. ...
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Substandard Drugs: Bayelsa Govt To Clamp Down On Illegal Pharmacies, Medical Facilities

In a bid to rid the state of fake and counterfeit drugs, the Bayelsa State government has taken a stand against illegal pharmacies, maternity homes and medical patent stores in the state. This is to ensure that people of the state do not become victims of avoidable deaths and ailments resulting from...
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Bayelsa Govt To Intensify Fight Against Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus

The Bayelsa State Government has reiterated it’s resolve to eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus from the state. The Commissioner for Health, Dr. Pabara Newton Igwele made this known on Monday during a meeting with officials of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) an...
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