Tag: Hospital

Zulum at hospitals, confirms 10 deaths, 47 injuries after Boko Haram’s RPG hit Gwange

Abdul Jimoh- February 24, 2021

... Says govt taking measures .. Optimistic Insurgents won’t retake Marte again Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum was at two hospitals on Wednesday, after ... Read More

Spain building emergency clinic as number of virus cases tops 20,000

Abdul Jimoh- March 20, 2020

The Madrid regional government on Friday announced plans to set up a 5,500-bed hospital on convention centre land as the number of Coronavirus cases rose ... Read More

Fake Doctor With Illegal Hospital, Arrested in Adamawa

Henry Solomon- October 31, 2019

(Photo: George Kushi) A fake medical doctor identified as Gambo has been arrested for operating an illegal hospital in Adamawa state. Located in Modire, a ... Read More

Afe Babalola University Hospital Records Breakthrough in Open Heart Surgery

Henry Solomon- June 2, 2019

The 400-Bed Multi System Hospital owned by the Afe Babalola University (ABUAD), Ado Ekiti, has recorded a major breakthrough in open heart surgery. The News ... Read More

Cholera Outbreak Extends to Two More LGAs in Adamawa – Ministry of Health

Henry Solomon- June 4, 2018

The cholera outbreak in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas of Adamawa has extended to Hong and Maiha local governments in the state. ... 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

Uganda Contains Anthrax Outbreak in South Sudan Refugee Settlement

Henry Solomon- May 24, 2018

Uganda on Thursday contained the Anthrax outbreak in a South Sudan refugee settlement that left one person dead and another hospitalised in the northwestern part ... Read More

Speaker Dogara Visits Dino Melaye in Hospital

Tanimu- May 8, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives Hon. Yakubu Dogara Tuesday led other leaders and members of the House to visit Senator Dino ... Read More

Mubi Bomb Blast: Governor Bindow at FMC Yola, Calls for More Vigilance

Henry Solomon- May 2, 2018

Governor of Adamawa State, Sen Mohammed Umar Jibrilla, has appealed to people of the state to donate free blood to the victims of Mubi bomb ... Read More

Researchers Developing Pill for Breast Cancer diagnosis

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 2, 2018

Researchers at the University of Michigan (UM) are developing a pill that makes tumors light up when exposed to infrared light, and the concept has ... Read More

7m People Die Every Year from Exposure to Polluted Air – WHO

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 2, 2018

The WHO on Wednesday said seven million people die every year from exposure to polluted air. According to a WHO report, ambient, or outdoor air ... Read More

Prince’s family sues hospital, pharmacy for death

admin- April 25, 2018

Prince: family sues hospital, pharmacy over death  The family of late  pop icon Prince  has filed a lawsuit against a hospital that treated him and ... Read More

Wounded Soldiers to Get Overseas Treatment – Army

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2018

The Nigerian Army in Lagos on Monday said seven of its troops wounded-in-action in the North East would be flown abroad for advanced medical treatment. ... Read More

Lagos Lawmaker Advocates Inclusion of Dental Healthcare in Insurance Scheme

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 21, 2018

A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Gbolahan Yishawu, on Wednesday called for the inclusion of dental healthcare in the health insurance scheme to alleviate the oral discomfort. ... Read More

FCTA Expresses Dismay Over Rejection of Vaccination by Foreigners

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2018

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Primary Health Care Development Board on Tuesday expressed dismay over rejection of immunisation by some foreigners in the Capital city ... Read More

Update on Numan Clash: Governor Visits Victims

Henry Solomon- November 22, 2017

Governor of Adamawa state, Sen Muhammad Umar Jibrilla Bindow, has called for calm among parties involved in the recent attack in Numan. This was disclosed ... Read More

State House Medical Centre Only Received 33% Of Its Capital Allocation

Henry Solomon- October 15, 2017

The Presidency has said that the State House Medical Centre received only 33 percent of its Capital allocation from 2015-2017, refuting claims by recent media ... Read More

Health Minister Confirms Case of Yellow Fever In Nigeria

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2017

The Minister of  Health, Prof Isaac Adewole has confirmed a case of Yellow Fever in a young girl in Oke Owa Community, Ifelodun Local Government Area ... 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

We Have Decided To Let our Son Go – Baby Charlie Gard’s Parents

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2017

Terminally-ill Baby Charlie Gard has been set free by his parents to die, two weeks before he marked his first birthday on earth. The parents ... Read More