To discuss various issues, challenges and achievements in global health and one health with special relevance to Nigeria and sub-Saharan Africa

August 27, 2017

For the love of Meat and ‘Inu Eran’; You must read this!

  Can you see this liver with worms?   And this liver infected with Tuberculosis? You might just be eating this as your meat and inu-eran!!! […]
July 22, 2017

MyAnimal,MyHealth Launches Project Abattoir in Nigeria

MyAnimal,MyHealth is pleased to announce the launch of Project Abattoir in Nigeria. The aim of this project is to engage the public on the challenging issues […]
July 4, 2017

Great News as a Nigerian Veterinarian, Dr. Enahoro Breaks Record and is Elected As WVA Councilor For Africa

It was great celebration in the community of Nigeria Veterinarians and other health professionals to hear that a fellow Nigerian Vet practitioner, Dr Gani Enahoro has […]
June 27, 2017

Interesting uses of animal waste you didn’t know

Just like in humans, when animals eat, the body breaks down what is eaten, absorbs the needed nutrients, and gets rid of the unwanted residue as […]
June 9, 2017

9 Food Animals with Amazing By-products You Didn’t Know

Animals play very important roles in our lives – roles that are highly underestimated and under-utilized in Nigeria. Animals can be kept as pets, raised as […]
November 18, 2016

Animal Cruelty: Top 5 acts that must Stop!

Animal cruelty is also commonly known as animal abuse or animal neglect. It occurs where there is intentional infliction of suffering or harm by humans upon […]
November 15, 2016

FAO publishes Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance

The Food and Agriculture Organization has published a 28-page action plan on supporting the food and agricultural sectors to prevent and minimize antimicrobial resistance and to […]
November 2, 2016

FAO and OIE launches global campaign to eradicate PPR

On 28th October 2016, the ground was broken on a major international initiative to rid the world of Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) – also known […]
September 5, 2016

Unhealthy Abattoirs in Nigeria; A Case Study in Anambra State

A few weeks back on social media, massive public attention was drawn to certain appalling and highly unhealthy actions by butchers and meat-sellers at Kwata Abattoir […]
July 14, 2016

OUR ABATTOIRS NEED URGENT ATTENTION NOW!

OUR ABATTOIRS NEED URGENT ATTENTION NOW! Ever wondered where exactly our meat (beef, goat meat, pork etc.) comes from? Of course, that is easy to answer, […]
June 23, 2016

Lymphatic Filariasis (aka Elephantiasis) eliminated in Maldives and Sri Lanka

This post was adapted from WHO Media Center and WHO Filariasis Fact Sheet The World Health Organization (WHO) has reported that Maldives and Sri Lanka have […]
June 7, 2016

The end is near for Guinea Worm

This post originally appeared on NPR Health Guinea worm is going down. Way down. From more than 3 million cases of Guinea worm disease a year in […]
May 27, 2016

Zika virus outbreak on the doorstep of Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed the importation of the Zika virus strain from the Americas to Cabo Verde. As of 8 May 2016, there […]