Health Minister commends skills transfer programmes of FMC Ebute-Meta
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has commended the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Ebute Meta, Lagos, for one of its skills transfer programmes.
First bank workers donate surgical equipment for VVF repairs in Sokoto
First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) workers under the aegis of Employee Giving and Volunteering Scheme on Saturday, donated surgical equipment for free Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) repairs in Sokoto state.
Tambuwal’s wife reaffirms commitment to support exclusive breastfeeding
Wife of Sokoto Governor, Hajia Mariya Tambuwal, has reaffirmed her commitment to support exclusive breastfeeding in communities in the state.
Health: NMA proposes privatisation of government hospitals for optimal performance
Dr Uche Ojinmah, the National President, Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has urged the Federal Government to consider privatising the nation’s hospitals for them to perform optimally.
Nigeria’s Lassa fever cases jump to 857, 164 deaths– NCDC
The Lassa fever cases in Nigeria have jumped to 857 and 164 people have so far died from the disease in the first seven months of 2022.
World Hepatitis Day: Expert urges more public awareness
A Consultant Gastroenterologist, Dr Mbang Kooffreh-Ada, has called for more public awareness on hepatitis disease to reduce morbidity and mortality among the populace.
FG expresses regrets over low Hepatitis awareness, treatment
The Federal Government has expressed regrets over the low awareness and under-treated of Hepatitis infection in the country.
Nasarawa Assembly Advocates take-off of College of Nursing, Midwifery in Lafia
The Nasarawa State House of Assembly Committee on Health has advocated the immediate take-off of College of Nursing and Midwifery in Lafia.
Brain drain: Medical consultants seek improved remuneration, conducive environment
The Medical and Dental Consultants’ Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), Federal Medical Centre, Ebute Metta Chapter, Lagos, has called for conducive work environment, improved remuneration and personnel welfare.
Disease Outbreaks: Expert Advocates Increase Funding for Communication
Disease Outbreaks: Expert Advocates Increase Funding for Communication Dr Motunrayo Adeyemi, a Public Health Physician, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), on Wednesday advocated increased...