Sunday, November 18, 2018
Vice Chancellor of University of Benin, UNIBEN, Professor Faraday Orumnwense, has said the institution will become one of the best in the world in scientific and industrial research with the 6.8 million pounds research fund grant it received....
THE Director of Primary Health Care in Akoko-Edo Local Government Council of Edo, Dr Sunday Yerumoh, on Monday confirmed two cases of Lassa fever in the locality. Yerumoh made the confirmation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria...
A researcher with  Benin-based Centre for Population and Environmental Development, CPED, Dr. Francis Onojeta has disclosed that an average of 145 Nigerian women of child bearing age die every day, adding that  no fewer than 2,300 children under five...
Five Doctors, including the former Chairman of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) in Edo State, Dr. Emmanuel Ighodaro were arraigned before Justice Efe Igbonmwonba of a Benin High Court over issues bordering on “stealing #13.6 million and conspiracy to...
Health Field Officer, International Committee of the Red Cross, Yola, deadline 7th April, 2017. Details here Laboratory Scientist, Marie Stopes International Organisation, Lagos, Benin, deadline 11th April, 2017. Details here Nutrition Manager, COOPI – Cooperazione Internazionale, Yobe, Borno, deadline 2nd April...
The Federal Neuro Psychiatric Hospital, Benin, Edo State, has denied knowledge of an order by the Presidency, which allegedly directed the immediate reinstatement of 10 staff of the Hospital who were either dismissed or suspended over three years ago. Recalled...
A Professor of Benson Idahosa University, Benin, Ernest Izevbigie, has dragged the Nigerian Breweries Plc, before an Edo State High Court in Benin, presided over by the Chief Judge of the State, Justice Esohe Ikponmwen, for alleged deception. Izevbigie accused...
The authorities of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) have concluded plans to bury no fewer than 125 unclaimed corpses, in its possession, in a mass grave. Findings indicate that the corpses include that of an academic doctor, Sherif...
To improve quality and reduce cost of accessing healthcare, federal and state governments should direct reforms and policies to deliver primary healthcare, provide health insurance for the poor and allow for private sector actors to handle tertiary and emergency...
Jumua, 11, was born with sickle cell disease. Her parents spent an average of N70, 000 whenever she had any crisis associated with the disease. Her family said they knew no peace and rest ever since her birth, till...