HEALTH

ABUTH Resident Doctors start 3 days warning strike.

August 23, 2016

The Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH) Branch of National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) on Monday commenced a three-day warning strike. Its President, Dr Waziri Aliyu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Zaria that all members of NARD had complied. “We have commenced the industrial action today, Monday, Aug. 22, in view […]

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The Fear of Ebola……beginning of wisdom?

August 17, 2014

Creativity and style indeed as First Lady of Nigeria Dame Patience Jonathan demonstrates a no more handshakes posture having been caught in the ebola web.The picture above shows madam Jonathan keeping her hands to herself while rubbing her palms in acknowledgementto greetings from Nigerian officials and aides while on an official visit to Poland recently.

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Ebola virus :”All who had contact with late Liberian victim,Sawyer in Lagos under close surveillance,” …..Dr Jide Idris.

July 29, 2014

About 59 people suspected to have had contact with late Liberian citizen, Patrick Sawyer who died of Ebola virus in Lagos State last week have been placed under close surveillance. Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr Jide Idris made this disclosure while briefing the media on the steps taken by the state government to disallow […]

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I have been grappling with diabetics for 18 years now,Kosoko admits,gives credit to God and his doctor.

July 26, 2014

Kosoko By Tunde OLowu.Popular Nollywood actor, Mr Jide Kosoko has owned up to the fact that he is a diabetic patient, disclosing that he has in actual fact been grappling with the ailment for close to eighteen (18)years. Making the revelation while speaking at a Nigeria Entertainment Industry health insurance lecture series held in Lagos, […]

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Niger State Governor takes lead to stop medical tourism.

July 16, 2014

Governor Aliyu Babangida of Niger State has said that his administration has resolved to end all forms of medical tourism outside the country. As an indication in this direction ,the governor has entered into an agreement with an Abuja based private hospital to henceforth take care of the states’ referal cases. Making this disclosure,the Chief […]

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