Thursday, January 24, 2019
Dr Tunde Aromire, a consultant gynecologist with Hope Hospital in Osogbo has called on nursing mothers to make exclusive breastfeeding a priority in order to reduce infant mortality. Aromire made the called in an interview with newsmen on Friday in...
A newborn baby has been dumped near a police station in Ilie, Olorunda North Local Council Development Area of Osun State. Though information about how the baby got to the spot is sketchy, residents of the area told our correspondent...

Man Faints In Court

Counsel and people inside Osogbo Federal High Court I, could only watched helplessly, as an accused person standing trial in Osogbo Federal High Court I for alleged fraud, Surajudeen Bada, fainted on Wednesday during proceedings and had to be...
The Osun State Government has won a $20m grant from the Federal Government for improving in the key areas relating to maternal and child health care. The Federal Ministry of Health awarded the state the grant for coming second nationwide...
The resolution of the Association of Provosts of Colleges of Medicine (APCOM) to impose professional fees on students undergoing medical training in public universities is causing unrest at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) in Ile-Ife, Osun State. OAU medical...
President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed the appointment of Victor Adetiloye as the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Ile-Ife, Osun State. According to a press statement by the Ministry of Health on Wednesday, this renewal makes it...
The All Progressives Congress candidate in Saturday’s Osun State governorship election, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola, will deliver on his health care promise, the party’s National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, said on Wednesday. He spoke at the Osogbo Stadium during a visit...
*How poor handling of faeces makes Nigeria a fertile ground for outbreak — Experts The country may be battling the largest outbreak of cholera barely a month after the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, said it had contained the...
The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria has expressed its readiness to collaborate with the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control, to tackle the menace posed by dealers in fake drugs in the country.The association, through...
Osun State has attained the nine pillars of primary healthcare under one roof and qualified for the $500,000 US dollars of the Federal Ministry of Health under the Saving One Million Lives Fund. Dr Kayode Ogunniyi, Executive Secretary of the...