NIPRD And Indian High Commission To Promote Pharma Growth In Nigeria

On 21/Dec/2018 / In Articles

The meeting focused on seeking mutually beneficial partnerships that would promote the growth of Pharmaceutic-al research and development in Nigeria.    The DG/CEO of NIPRD, Dr. Adigwe stressed that he ho[...]

Prof. Temitope Alonge, CMD - Ending Agitations, Inter-Professional Rivalry At UCH

On 19/Dec/2018 / In Articles

Prof. Temitope Alonge, the Chief Medical Director of the University College Hospital, Ibadan, on Monday said his management style helped to check agitations and inter-professional rivalry in the tertiary health institu[...]

Op. Ed: Free Healthcare For The Elderly

On 18/Dec/2018 / In Articles

At the first National Summit on Healthy Ageing which took place in Abuja on Wednesday last week, the federal government said it plans to extend free healthcare services to all Nigerians over the age of 60 years. It als[...]

Dr. Halima Lawal Bello CMD, Kwali hospital Gets Excellence Award

On 18/Dec/2018 / In Articles

The Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Kwali General Hospital, Dr. Halima Lawal Bello, has received the National Association of University Students’ (NAUS) award of excellence.   The national president of N[...]

Decentralise Primary Healthcare To Achieve UHC: Dr. Ebun Sonaiya Tasks FG

On 18/Dec/2018 / In Articles

To ensure that Nigeria attains Universal Health Coverage, UHC, healthcare providers have called for  decentralisation of  primary healthcare in the country even as they maintained that effective health financ[...]

DELSUTH CMD lauds Okowa For Support

On 18/Dec/2018 / In Articles

The Chief Medical Director, CMD,  of Delta State University Teaching Hospital, DELSUTH, Dr. Onome Ogueh, has described Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of of Delta State as a listening governor whose overwhelming support to[...]

NMA - All Doctors Should Pay The #BuildingLevy

On 18/Dec/2018 / In Articles

Now, this may not be a cheery news for all Medical Doctors in Nigeria. Doctors had pitched against her Council over an ‘unexpected’ building Levy it fixed against them.    The Nigerian Medical[...]

Understanding The NMA Building Levy And The Agitation

On 18/Dec/2018 / In Articles

Preamble The Nigerian Medical Association is the professional body for all the Medical and Dental Practitioners. It was established in 1960 from the British Medical Associations when Nigeria got it independence from[...]

South African Runner-up In Miss Universe Pageant Is A Trainee Doctor

On 17/Dec/2018 / In Articles

South Africa's Tamaryn Green, 24, has been crowned runner-up at this year's Miss Universe pageant. She missed out on the top spot to Catriona Gray of the Philippines.   Miss Green is a trainee doctor a[...]

Awards For Iconic Nursing Leaders Awards Held By The Nursing And Midwifery Commitee & Bayelsa Ministry Of Health

On 03/Dec/2018 / In Articles

On Friday the 30th of November 2018,the Bayelsa State Nursing and Midwifery Committe in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, honored some of its past leaders who had contributed immensely[...]