Tag: Nurses

FG to build capacity of nurses, midwives in Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- February 21, 2020

The Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH), has promised to build the capacity of nurses and midwives in the country in order to ensure delivery of ... Read More

World Prematurity Day: Nigeria Ranks 3rd in Preterm Births – NAPN

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2018

Mrs Olubunmi Lawal, the National President, National Association of Paediatric Nurses (NAPN), on Saturday said Nigeria ranked third with about 800,000 preterm births annually. Lawal ... Read More

Medic Urges Increased Funding for Health Sector

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 22, 2018

Dr. Peter Ezie, Founder, Junior Doctors of Africa, has called for increased funding of the health sector to check the rate of maternal and child ... Read More

‘You have fulfilled your Bauchi promises’, 51 NYSC Doctors tell Shettima 

Abdul Jimoh- October 25, 2017

Kashim Shettima Governor Borno State Fifty one Medical graduates of the National Youth Service Corps deployed to Borno State on Sunday treated Governor Kashim Shettima ... Read More

UCH Trains Doctors, Nurses, Others on Pain Management

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 21, 2017

The University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, is training some doctors, nurses and other staffers on pain management to equip them to assess the condition and ... Read More

Kogi Govt Denies Plan To Replace Striking Doctors

Abdul Jimoh- June 19, 2017

Kogi Govt Denies Plan To Replace Striking Doctors The Kogi Government said on Monday it had no plan to sack the 163 medical doctors in its ... Read More

Nurses and Midwives Must Do Something To Reduce Maternal and Infant Mortality

Tanimu- May 12, 2017

Sanni Onogu, Abuja: Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on Nurses and Midwives in the country to rededicate themselves to quality service delivery ... Read More

Champion Preventive Medicine Advocacy; Bello Urges NMA

Suleiman Idris- February 22, 2017

  The Minister made this call while receiving a delegation from the Nigerian Medical Association led by its National President, Professor Mike Ogirima that paid ... Read More

Be patriotic, nurses tell doctors

Abdul Jimoh- September 19, 2016

NAN; Nigerian nurses have warned doctors against embarking on their planned strike to avoid compounding the already bad situation in Nigeria. They have to be ... Read More

IDPs To Get NYSC Medical Doctors, Nurses, Pharmacists and Other Medical Professionals

Tanimu- April 29, 2016

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is to deploy medical doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other medical professionals to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps nationwide. Corp ... Read More

Medical Professionals Introduce Course Against Female Genital Mutilation Into Medical Curriculum

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2016

Razor blades used for genital mutilation (Photo: Reuters) The Nursing Council of Nigerian (NCN) and the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN), have been ... Read More