Saturday, March 23, 2019
The Delta State Government has raised the alarm over high rate of defilement of minors and domestic violence in the state. The Director, Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Unit of the Ministry Justice, Mrs Uche Akamagwuna, said the ministry was...
Emmanuel Ezunu, Head, Clinical Services and Training, Federal Medical Centre, FMC, Asaba, has confirmed the death of a housewife who died 15 hours after she was delivered of quintuplets. Mr. Ezunu who made the confirmation to newsmen in Asaba,...
THE President and Founder, EO Foundation, Prof. Cyril Otoikhian, has warned that children explain why they do not want marriages to continue producing children with Sickle Cell (S) Gene following frightening death rate across the country. Prof. Otoikhian said the...
A 56-year-old driver, Vincent Idogho, who allegedly impregnated a 15-year-old girl, and abducted her from her grandmother’s house for abortion, has been arrested. The suspect, a driver at a popular transport company along Okpe Road in Sapele, Delta State, allegedly...
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding and a Renovate, Operate and Transfer agreement with a consortium of medical service providers, operating under the aegis of Pharmaccess in Asaba, the capital of the...
MANAGING Director, Nordica Fertility Centre, Dr. Abayomi Ajayi, has advised those battling with infertility to embrace In-Vitro Fertilization, IVF.Abayomi, a guest speaker during a one-day sensitisation seminar held by the Fertility Awareness Advocacy Initiative, FAAI, in Asaba, Delta State,...
The Chairman of the Delta State Primary Health Care Development Agency and Executive Assistant to the Governor on E-Health and Other Health Matters, Dr Isioma Okobah, has called for a robust awareness campaign towards the immunisation of women of...
On his 40th birthday, Maxwell Okoh went out on a date with his wife. That night he felt cold, and was sweating, his wife recalls, as the couple retired to bed by morning, he was dead.His death was...
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...
*As Ministry Begins Visit To Zonal Hospitals As part of measured to improve services into the contributory Health Insurance Scheme by Government owned Hospitals, Delta State Ministry of Health has commenced monitoring visits to all the Zonal Hospitals in...