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Health Minister Osagie Ehanire gives update as Nigeria confirms 1st coronavirus case

At a press briefing, Nigeria’s Health Minister, Osagie Ehanire gives an update on the first confirmed coronavirus case in the country.

Osagie Ehanire: Bill to make health insurance compulsory awaiting assent

In an exclusive interview with CNBC Africa at the Future of Health Summit in Abuja, Nigeria's Minister of Health Dr Osagie Ehanire disclosed that a bill to make health insurance mandatory in Nigeria is currently awaiting assent. CNBC Africa's Chris Bishop started by asking him about increasing Nigeria's budgetary allocation for healthcare.