Saturday, June 25, 2022
Prof. Babatunde Salako, the Director-General, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), Yaba, Lagos, says hypertension remains the major cause of sudden death in Nigeria. Salako made this known at a symposium on “Sudden Death in Nigeria: Public Dissemination of National...
The Lagos State Government says it will soon launch its health insurance scheme The state Commissioner for Health, Dr Jide Idris, said in Lagos on Monday that government was firming up arrangements to ensure the success of the scheme. He...
A 26-year-old medical doctor, Michael Thompson Williams, was on Monday arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing two cars worth N31.5million. Williams, of 2667 Hilton Layout, Lekki, was also described as a hacker. Prosecuting Inspector Peter Nwagwu...
No fewer than 200 residents of Igando community in Igando Ikotun Local Council Development Area of Lagos State have benefited from a free medical screening and awareness campaign, which was recently organised by members of the Association of Community...
The MD of Troop Pharmaceuticals Limited, Mrs Chizomam Emeje, has stressed the need for Nigerians to engage in regular medical check-up so as to avoid sudden illness. Emeje said this during a free medical outreach organised by the pharmaceutical company,...
The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Mr Imohimi Edgal, on Wednesday destroyed over N400 million worth of hard drugs in a renewed war against narcotics in the state. Reports have it that Imohimi destroyed the drugs at Elegbe dump...