Tag: Doctor

Public Health Consultant faults Nigerian-trained U.S based doctor’s claims

Abdul Jimoh- July 29, 2020

A Public Health Consultant, Dr Adegboyega Oyefabi, has faulted Dr Stella Immanuel, a Nigerian-trained U.S based doctor’s claims of using Hydroxychloroquine, Zinc and Zithromax, for curing some ... Read More

Police arrest suspected killer of medical doctor in Zamfara

Abdul Jimoh- July 7, 2020

The Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of one Abubakar Namalika over the gruesome murder of Dr Enoch Okpara, a medical doctor in ... Read More

JOHESU strike has not paralysed public hospitals, says MDCAN

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 25, 2018

The Medical and Dental Consultants’ Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) has described as false the claim by members of the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) that ... Read More

President Buhari Leaves for UK Tomorrow on Doctors Request

Tanimu- May 7, 2018

Garba Shehu, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari will tomorrow, Tuesday undertake a four-day trip to the United Kingdom. In the course of the technical stop-over for ... Read More

Osinbajo Receives US-based Nigerian Doctor Who Operated On A Foetus Successfully

Henry Solomon- August 6, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, received at the Presidential Villa, Dr. Oluyinka Olutoye, Houston, US-based Nigerian doctor who successfully led a medical team that operated on ... Read More

Nigeria, Germany Scientists Unveil More Secrets of The Brain

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2017

Scientists from Nigeria and Germany said more secrets of the brain have been unveiled in their work carried out on male and female mice. They ... Read More

NSCDC Arrests Fake Medical Practitioner Who Infected 6 Year Old With HIV

Henry Solomon- August 3, 2017

Mr Lawan Bashir-Kano, Nasarawa State Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), said on Thursday that the corps had arrested a fake ... Read More

Bello New York Hospital Shooter Abandoned Last Job – Dr Omotosho

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 3, 2017

More facts have emerged about Dr Michael Henry Bello, the gunman who shot seven people at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Centre, New York on Friday, and ... Read More

US To Conduct First Male Sex Organ Transplant On Wounded Soldier

Henry Solomon- February 18, 2016

From L-R: Dr. W.P. Andrew Lee, Dr. Richard J. Redett and Dr. Gerald Brandacher at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore (Photo: The New York Times) ... Read More

Ekiti Government Denies Outbreak of Cholera In The State

Henry Solomon- October 26, 2015

Students of the Federal Government Girls College, Efon Alaye in Ekiti State who manifested symptoms of diarrhoea have been treated and discharged. Commissioner for Health ... Read More

Katsina To Collaborate With Ministry Of Health To Improve HealthCare

Henry Solomon- August 13, 2015

Katsina State Governor Aminu Bello Masari and Perm. Sec. Ministry Of Health Mr. Linus Awute Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari is soliciting the support ... Read More

WHO Declares End Of Ebola Outbreak In Nigeria

Henry Solomon- October 22, 2014

Statement by World Health Organisation - End of Ebola Outbreak in Nigeria Patrick SawyerThe Liberian man that brought the disease to Nigeria The Ebola virus ... Read More

Senate Commends Federal And Lagos State Governments Over Efforts In Containing Ebola

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2014

Adamu Sambo A second day of vibrancy at the Senate after resumption from recess.  From Security matters to the Health Sector. This time the Senate unanimously ... Read More

Nigeria Medical Association, NMA Begins Indefinite Strike

admin- July 3, 2014

  By Rashidat Mustapha Olagunju As members of the Nigerian Medical Association begin an indefinite strike nationwide Rashidat Mustapha Olagunju who visited some hospitals in ... Read More