Monday, May 17, 2021

Health

May 16, 2021

No proof most babies are born at night, says gynaecologist

According to the consultant, there is no medical reason indicating that deliveries are more at night.

A new born baby
May 13, 2021

We don’t need PhD to head teaching hospitals: Medical Doctors

The NMA is also consulting with “relevant offices” to clarify consultant pharmacists’ appointment as a new public service cadre.

May 12, 2021

Britain to launch inquiry on coronavirus for future lessons

Opposition leader Keir Starmer praised the decision to conduct an inquiry but urged for it to be carried out sooner.

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson
May 12, 2021

FG proposes new retirement age for doctors, health workers

“It takes a lot of funds to train a medical doctor, nurse or even a laboratory technologist or physiotherapist. So, we want to retain them here.”

May 11, 2021

FG can’t produce COVID-19 vaccines despite N10 billion support: Health Minister

The minister said the N10 billion earmarked by the National Assembly for that purpose was intact.

May 11, 2021

FG to give Nigerians second dose of COVID-19 vaccine

“We would like to state our appreciation to the Nigerian citizens for the cooperation they are providing to our vaccination teams across the country.”

Buhari and Osinbajo taking COVID-19 vaccine jab
May 11, 2021

Cross River to use drones for medical supply

Ms Edu said the drones would ensure that medical supplies, drugs, vaccines could be delivered to health centres in the shortest possible time.

May 11, 2021

FG investigates patients’ death in Lagos, Ogun

The investigation followed alleged mismanagement, including failure of professional standards.

May 11, 2021

Two die from failure of medical procedure, commission begins probe

The commission invites the public to volunteer information that may assist in the investigation.

Babatunde Irukera
May 10, 2021

COVID-19: FG reimposes nationwide curfew, restrictions

State governments have also been advised to introduce mobile court system to punish citizens who may flout the restriction order.

Boss Mustapha