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Fake Doctor Bags 54 Years Imprisonment

2 months ago emeka 0
A high court sitting in Yola, Adamawa State, has sentenced one Ibrahim Mustapha, a fake medical doctor to 54 years in prison. The judge Justice Nathan Musa gave the judgements following Mustapha’s admittance of guilt in a 9-count charge against him. Justice Nathan said the verdict was in consideration of the plea by Mustapha’s lawyer. Read More

House of Reps Okays Compulsory ‘Genotype Test’ For Intending Couples

2 months ago Dammylink 0
The House of Representatives has okayed compulsory genotype tests for intending couples as part of measures to prevent sickle cell disease, according to a report by PUNCH. The House charged government registries, churches and mosques to demand the tests before joining persons as husband and wife. This is part of the resolutions passed by the Read More

Buhari Commissions Air Force Hospital In Daura[PHOTOS]

5 months 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

6 months 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

8 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

8 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

9 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

9 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

10 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