Naturally, a fish is either male or female. When the female fish lays eggs, the male fish fertilises them by releasing sperm on the eggs. However, according to a study, a fifth of male fish are now said to be...
A N70 million ransom has been placed on Pharmacist Uzodinma Nwagu, the son of Francis Nwagu, owner of a popular pharmacy shop in Calabar, the Cross River State capital. He was reportedly kidnapped Monday night, when he went to collect...
The Chief Medical Director of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Professor Chris Bode, yesterday raised the alarm on a fake recruitment platform for doctors. He said the management of the hospital is asking the Inspector-General of Police to assist...
The Chief Medical Director, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Awka, Anambra State, Dr. Lawrence Ikeakor, has said that the Lassa fever situation in the state has been blown out of proportion. According to him, the nursing student who died of complications...
The United Nations Education Fund (UNICEF) has trained stakeholders on menstrual hygiene management. The training programme held in Boki Local Government Area of of Cross River State was aimed at building capacities of primary schools teachers and children, including key...
Recently, pregnant women and nursing mothers protested against the services rendered to them by the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, University Teaching Hospital, Awka. The protest took the management of the hospital named after the revered Biafran warlord and located at...
The University of Lagos said it invented a new method of diagnosing malaria, following intensive research by its Department of Medical Micro Biology and Parasitology. The Director, Research and Innovation of the institution, Prof. Wellington Oyibo, on Thursday in...
U.S. President Donald Trump offered help to a terminally ill-Baby Charle Gard in the United Kingdom in a Twitter post on Monday after his parents lost a legal battle to give him experimental therapy in the United States. The 10-month-old...
The Delta State Contributory Health Insurance Scheme, introduced under the administration of the state governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has won the 2017 Outstanding State Government Healthcare Programme Award for its health insurance programme. The award, which was presented at...
The Federal Ministry of Health, Abuja, yesterday morning suffered a minor fire outbreak caused by electric spark. A Source who pleaded anonymity said the fire, which started at the third floor of the Ministry situated at the Federal Secretariat Abuja...