Tag: Patients

COVID-19: Lagos Discharges 5 Coronavirus Patients, Records Another Death

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2020

The Lagos State Government, on Sunday discharged five more COVID-19 patients. Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, said in a statement on the Update on ... Read More

COVID-19: 4 More Patients Discharged, as NCDC Traced 6700 Contacts

Henry Solomon- April 3, 2020

The Lagos state government has announced that 4 patients; 3 females and 1 male have recovered fully, tested negative twice and have been discharged from ... Read More

COVID-19: Lagos State Discharges 11 More Patients

Henry Solomon- April 2, 2020

The Lagos state government has announced the release of 11 COVID-19 patients after they have fully recovered. The Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu made this ... 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

Medical Marijuana Trial Indicates Positive Signs Against Epilepsy

Henry Solomon- August 13, 2018

An Australian trial which used a marijuana extract to treat 40 children with severe epilepsy found the drug has a manageable side effect profile, but ... 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

WHO Deploys 39 Staff to Mubi to Tackle Cholera Outbreak

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2018

The World Health Organization (WHO) has deployed 39 staff to contain the outbreak of cholera in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas of ... Read More

WHO Raises Alarm on Alleged Sale of Free Tuberculosis Drugs

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2018

Dr Michael Jose, the National Professional Officer of World Health Organisation (WHO) in  Nigeria,  has decried the alleged sale of free Tuberculosis (TB) drugs to ... Read More

National Hospital Trauma Centre Runs 24 Hours, Authorities Say

Henry Solomon- March 16, 2018

The National Hospital, Abuja, says its trauma centre is offering a 24-hour service, contrary to speculations that the facility has been close down. The spokesperson ... Read More

Governor’s Wife Sets N200m Crowd Support Fund For Breast Cancer Patients

Henry Solomon- September 28, 2017

The Ondo State governor’s wife, Mrs Betty Akeredolu, has inaugurated an N200m crowd funding to support a 45-year old Mrs Kehinde Akingboye, who is battling ... Read More