Sunday, December 16, 2018
A final year Madonna University student identified as Stephanie has died following a brief illness, which was reportedly caused by the school’s negligence.Stephanie, who was in the Department of Business Administration, is reported to have died on campus on Monday,...
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has arrested one Chidiogo Okeke in Odekpe Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra for alleged involvement in the manufacture of fake anti-malaria drugs. The Director-General...
In a bid to prevent disastrous epidemics, the World Health Organisation (WHO) says it is stepping up efforts to provide life-saving assistance, especially basic medical care, to flood victims in Nigeria. At least 826,000 Nigerians are severely affected by heavy...
Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Ebute-Metta has assured the public of quality, affordable and accessible healthcare. This is as a result of the claims by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) that the hospital is trapped in corruption and mismanagement resulting...
Every year, an estimated 124,000 children under the age of five die because of diarrhoea, mainly due to unsafe water, poor sanitation and hygiene practice. Lack of adequate water and sanitation are also major causes of other diseases, including...
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported a “general decline” in the number of new cholera infections across the country. It said no cases have been reported from Anambra, Nasarawa and Yobe. New infections continue to be reported in Adamawa,...
It was all joy and excitement for students, staff of Chukwuemeka Odimegwu Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital and residents of Anambra state as they received brand new sets of hospital supplies from MTN Foundation under it’s Emergency Ward Intervention project. These...
Work has resumed at Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH), Nnewi, following the suspension of the six week old industrial action embarked upon by the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU). The National Chairman, JOHESU, Mr Biobelemoye Josiah announced the suspension...
GOVERNOR Willie Obiano of Anambra State has cautioned medical doctors to avoid the practice of using their licenses and certificates to cover unapproved health facilities and maternities. Governor Obiano gave the charge while declaring open the second Biennial Scientific Conference...
Joy among the residents of Umudioka Community in Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra knew no bound on that day when a widow, Mrs Rose Anene, alleged to have suffered a slight mental disorder, suddenly located her home...