April 18, 2016

Weak health sector encourages medical tourism, says Medical Association

The President, Association of Medical Scientists of Nigeria, Toyosi Raheem, has said that Nigeria would continue to lose billions of naira to medical tourism due to her weak health system. He called on the Federal Government to strengthen the nation’s health system and to build the capacity of the medical laboratories, stressing that they were not well equipped to support medical services.
March 16, 2016

Nigeria plans to block outbound medical tourism

Government plans to fix healthcare and bring in universal health insurance to stop outbound medical tourism - National Health Agenda (NHA), National Health Gazette (NHG) and the National Health Act.
March 15, 2016

Nigeria: Delta state to partner S/African firm to develop medical tourism

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state in southern Nigeria has disclosed that the state was going to partner with a South African firm to develop a world-class hospital to boost medical tourism in the state.