Saturday, June 25, 2022
No fewer than 40 people who came in contact with a young man who reportedly died of Lassa Fever have been placed under intensive medical examinations. This is even as Osun State Government said despite the incident; there is no...
Members of the Osun State chapter of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) yesterday visited major markets in Osogbo, the state capital, to enlighten market women on Lassa fever and its symptoms. The state NMA Chairman, Dr Tokunbo Olajumoke, told the...
That day in the clinic, she saw woman after woman battling complications of female genital mutilation (FGM). She felt sorry for them as she observed them struggle through obstructed labours and the loss of their children, and wondered why...
President Mohammadu Buhari said the Federal Government has approved that all members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, should be enrolled in the National Health Insurance Scheme , NHIS. The Director General of the NYSC, Brig-Gen. Suleiman Kazuaure made...
The Nigerian Air Force on Saturday inaugurated a 60-bed ultra-modern specialist hospital in Port Harcourt to cater for the medical needs of wounded troops and their families. The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, who inaugurated the “Reference...
Two persons died in Ibokun, Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State and four others hospitalized after eating yam flour, popularly known as Amala, with stew on Friday. One of those that died, Kehinde Fasanya, was a staff of Obokun...
The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Kwara command has arrested one Mr. Hammer Olalekan for allegedly claiming to be a doctor and stealing his patient’s money. The fake doctor who hails from Odo Otin Local Government Area of...
Records Broken again but this time it's was a clean clearance as Miss Aarinola Olayia. She has 12 Distinctions. 17 Awards awaiting her on Convocation Day. Obafemi Awolowo University released her Final MBChB result and this wonderful,cheeeful and Hot Brain lady broke...
In order to reduce blindness among infants, a group of experts have commenced plans to provide medical treatment for 1.5 million children in 11 states across the country. The states targeted are Oyo, Ogun, Osun, Nassarawa, Plateau, Jigawa, Kano, Katsina,...
To ensure that vaccines given to children in Nigeria are not denatured, the Africa Resource Centre for Supply Chain in Nigeria has partnered states and stakeholders in the private sector to strengthen the vaccine cold-chain infrastructure. The Programme Manager, Immunisation...