One Health & Global Health Updates

To discuss various issues, challenges and achievements in one health, and to provide global health updates and disease reports as received from local and international health organizations

November 19, 2018

Video – Explaining “One Health”

At MyAnimal,MyHealth, our work in promoting animal, human and environmental health directly defines the “One Health” concept. What is One Health? How is animal, human and […]
November 16, 2018

MyAnimal,MyHealth – Our Renewed Commitment

STATEMENT OF COMMITMENT At MyAnimal,MyHealth, we have utilized some time to re-evaluate our scope of work and objectives. This has proven valuable as can now provide […]
November 15, 2018

President Buhari declares a state of emergency on WASH sector in Nigeria

According to a press release published by the Premium Times,  President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday 8th November, in Abuja declared a state of emergency on Nigeria’s […]
November 15, 2018

CDC – Data shows the rise of Tick-borne diseases in the US

CDC’s data show that tick-borne diseases are again on the rise. In 2017, state and local health departments reported a record number of cases of tick-borne […]
November 15, 2018

OIE -Upcoming Field simulation exercise for Avian Influenza in Hong Kong

Dr Thomas Sit, Chief Veterinary Officer, Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) of Hong Kong [Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China (SAR-PRC)], informed […]
August 24, 2018

OIE-listed notifiable diseases of 2018

The Offices Internationales des Epizootes (OIE), (also known as World Animal Health Organization) has released a single list of animal diseases, infections and infestations that are […]
July 14, 2018

OIE Update on Ebola Disease Virus in Animals and Humans

With the latest outbreak of Ebola disease virus which was reported in DR Congo in May 2018, it is evident that these sporadic outbreaks might occur […]
January 20, 2018

OIE updates to the new information portal – The WAHIS+ Project

The OIE is redesigning and upgrading WAHIS to a technologically advanced yet user-friendly form with many previously unavailable features. This new platform is called WAHIS+. The core […]
December 30, 2017

National Veterinary Research Institute (NVRI) receives new Governing Board

The President of Nigeria and Commander In Chief of the Armed Forces, H.E, President Muhammadu Buhari has on Thursday approved the appointment of a new governing […]
December 29, 2017

Former NVMA President appointed as Adamawa’s Permanent Secretary

Dr. Edgar Sunday Amos, the immediate past National President and ExOfficio of the Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA), has been appointed as the permanent Secretary of […]
December 28, 2017

Unhealthy Abattoirs In Nigeria – Recommendations And Solutions

In our previous articles, we thoroughly discussed the dire issues of unhealthy abattoirs in Nigeria, using the Bodija Abattoir in Ibadan as a case study. Here, […]
December 15, 2017

Alleviating and Eliminating the Threat of ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE

We have previously provided an introduction to the meaning and implications of antibiotic resistance including a brief discussion on the action plan on antimicrobial resistance as […]
November 26, 2017

OPPORTUNITY – Call for Emerging Voices for Global Health 2018

Deadline – March 5 2018 About the Emerging Voices for Global Health Emerging Voices for Global Health (EV4GH) is an innovative multi-partner blended training program for young, […]