Katsina State government has approved N14.4m for the training of eight medical doctors to boost healthcare delivery system in the state. This brings to 28 doctors that have so far benefited from the scheme initiated in 2016 in which has...
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has confirmed it is intensifying health screening of travellers at four international airports in the country. The airports are Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos; Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja; Mallam...
Mr Segun Olulade, the Chairman, Lagos State House of Assembly Ad hoc Committee on Health Services, has commended both the national and state chapters of the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) for suspending their strike. Olulade gave the commendation in...
“Before my father died on Sunday, I called the attention of the nurse when he suddenly showed some discomfort but the nurse gave no attention till my father died, just like that,” Titi Adebayo lamented tearfully. She added that...
A hacker, Michael Williams, 28, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly defrauding a car dealer, Abiogun Adewale, of N28m. He was said to have paid the sum for a Porsche car through a fake electronic...
As part of measures to prevent the spread of the new outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, Lagos State Government has placed embargo placed on transportation of corpses from DRC even as...
The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) Thursday directed health workers in Lagos, Kano and Yobe States “to tactically relax” the ongoing indefinite strike following the cooperation of the governors of these states. The directive to relax the strike in Lagos,...
The Lagos State Police Command has warned hospitals and doctors to henceforth desist from rejecting gunshot victims, saying such act constitutes a flagrant violation of an existing law. In a statement on Wednesday by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, Chike...
As the strike by health sector workers on the aegis of the Joint Health Sector Union, JOHESU, drags on doctors under the Lagos State employ, yesterday set up a committee to ensure that all hospitals and health...
In a letter signed by the Head of Service of Lagos State Mrs Folasade Adesoye. Lagos State Governor Mr Akinwunmi Ambode approved Consultant Pharmacist Cadre. Which is in line with global best practice and furtherance of quality healthcare in Lagos...