Buhari Commissions Air Force Hospital In Daura[PHOTOS]

4 days ago yakubu 0
President Muhammadu Buhari today commissioned the Air Force Reference hospital at his hometown Daura in Katsina State. Commissioning of the new health facility which the President described as a critical milestone recorded by the nation’s armed forces, had Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State, Governor Ganduje of Kano state, Perm Sec. Defence Mrs Nuratu Batagarawa, Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara Read More

Govt To Bar Public Doctors From Private Practice

2 weeks ago Dammylink 0
The speaker of Osun state House of Assembly, Hon. Timothy Owoeye on Tuesday disclosed that the Assembly would make a law that will bar doctors in public hospital from private practice. He disclosed this at the turning of sod of the construction of 120-bed ward and 30 doctors quarters performed by the state Governor, Mr Read More

Baba Suwe Returns From US Medical Trip

3 months ago abdul fathai 0
Popular comedian, Babatunde Omidina, a.k.a Baba Suwe, has returned to Nigeria from the United States where he spent the past one month in a hospital at Rhodes Island, near New York, receiving treatment for complications arising from diabetes and other ailments. The comedian arrived in Nigeria a few days ago and at once, visited Sheraton Read More

Afe Babalola University Breaks Record With 1st Open Heart Surgery In Nigeria

3 months ago Victor Adeola 0
The Afe Babalola University Multi-system Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti (ABUTH) has broken an unprecedented record in Nigeria by emerging the first hospital to carry out,  successfully,  an open heart surgery,  in collaboration with some foreign partners. The hospital achieved the ground-breaking development between Thursday and Friday last week and revealed it on Saturday evening at Read More

Nigeria sitting On A Keg Of Gun Powder – NAFDAC

4 months ago yakubu 0
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) said Nigeria is sitting on a keg of gun powder due to what it described as the high rate and prevalence of drug addicts across the country. The agency said it was shocking that Nigeria was leading even beyond the international coverage of drug Read More

Buhari Lauds Bill GatesFor Supporting Eradication Of Polio, HIV In Nigeria

4 months ago ezekiel 0
President Muhammadu Buhari, has phoned Bill Gates to commend him for his consistent and generous support to public causes around the globe. The president, in a telephone conversation with Gates, specifically lauded him for supporting the eradication of polio and HIV diseases in Africa and Nigeria in particular. Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant Read More

Availability Of Reliable Data On HIV/AIDS Crucial For Effective Health Interventions – Buhari

5 months ago Emmanuel Chiwendu 0
President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Nigeria HIV/AIDS Indicator and Impact-Assessment Survey, saying that availability of reliable data on HIV/AIDS is crucial for effective interventions in the health sector. In the same vein, the United States, which contributed $70m to the project, expressed support for the NAIIS, which was conducted to measure the size, distribution Read More

Scientists Develop Molecules That May Reverse Memory Loss

6 months ago Dammylink 0
Scientists have developed new therapeutic molecules that may reverse memory loss linked to depression and ageing. The molecules were invented by scientists at Toronto’s Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) to treat cognitive symptoms such as memory loss that occur in depression, ageing, and other mental illnesses. A dosage of these molecules was administered Read More

Ekiti Government Partners Dubai Firm Mondia On Child Health Service

7 months ago Femi Olasunkanmi 0
Ekiti State Government on Monday signed a strategic partnership with a leading mobile technology firm based in Dubai, Mondia Group, for the roll out of a new mobile child health service. The partnership which will be launched in two phases would commence with the first phase- ‘Mum & Baby’ , a maternal and health support Read More

Nigeria Is World’s Highest Producer Of HIV-Infected Babies – Minister of Health, Adewole

8 months ago Emmanuel Chiwendu 0
A claim that Nigeria is the world’s ‘highest producer of HIV-infected babies’ made by the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has been confirmed as accurate. At the inauguration of a project to reduce mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Nigeria, Adewole said, “There is absolutely no reason why Nigeria should be a major producer of HIV-infected babies. Read More