The family of a 58-year-old matron, Mrs. Winnifred Alofoje, are afraid she may have been abducted after she went missing last Friday. Efforts to reach her on her telephone were said to have proved abortive, as the line was switched...
he Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) says the country still has no mental health policy to be implemented, leaving people with mental health challenges vulnerable. In an address to mark World Health Day, which focuses on depression, president of NMA,...
National President of Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria, Biobelemoye Joy Josiah, has asked the Federal Government to extend its dragnet against endemic corruption and other related fraudulent activities to the ministry of health. Josiah, who raised the alert...
Children are the worst hit in the outbreak of meningitis in Zamfara State as hospitals and health care centres in the state struggle to keep up with the rising number of cases. In the centres our correspondent visited on...
Medical experts have urged public and private sector institutions to work together for a paradigm shift in the health sector. This, according to them, will improve its quality and practice and provide easy access to international standard. ...
NOTICE OF INDUSTRIAL ACTION : You will recall that members of MOCAN UBTH have been supportive of your administration from the onset. We have shown patience and understanding with respect to our salaries since July 2017 when we have...
The Faculty of Psychiatry, West African College of Physicians (WACP) In Partnership with Centre for Child & Adolescent Mental Health (CCAMH), University of Ibadan & Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan. Announces a Three-Day...
West African College of Physicians 2017 Update Course in Internal Medicine (Cardiology & Endocrinology) for Reskient doctors, General Practitioners and Consuitants Date: Sunday 18th June to Thursday 22nd June 2017. Venue: Unical Hotel & Conference Centre ...
The House of Representatives on Thursday resolved the investigate Federal Government’s handling of the recent outbreak of Meningitis in parts of the country. It has mandated its Committee on Healthcare Services to invite the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole,...
No fewer than 15 children have lost their lives between January and April 2017, following the outbreak of measles that hit Nasarawa State. The Commissioner of Health, Dr. Daniel Iya, who disclosed this in Lafia, also said that the state...