‘Technology Can Be Used To Improve Patients’ Care’

On 21/Aug/2019 / In Medical News

The National Chairman of the Association of Community Pharmacist of Nigeria, Pharm. Samuel Adekola, has advocated the use of technology to improve patients’ care. Adekola at an event organised by the association[...]

EU Invests N89.80bn in Nigeria’s Health Sector

On 21/Aug/2019 / In Medical News

The European Union has said that a total of N89.80bn was invested in the Nigerian health sector within the last 17 years. This was contained in a statement signed by the National Team Leader, European Union Support to[...]

Government Begins Modernisation of Teaching Hospitals via PPP Model

On 21/Aug/2019 / In Medical News

The Federal Government has begun the third phase of upgrade and modernisation of teaching hospitals under a public-private partnership (PPP) model. Consequently, the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICR[...]

C’River Trains Health Workers For Newly Introduced Men-A Vaccine

On 20/Aug/2019 / In Medical News

Professor Ivara Esu, the deputy governor of Cross River State, said the state had trained hundreds of health workers to ensure the success of newly-introduced Men-A Vaccine, which has come into routine immunisation in[...]

US Partners Akwa Ibom Govt to Fight HIV/Aids, Other Diseases

On 20/Aug/2019 / In Medical News

The United States of America has sought the support of the Akwa Ibom State Government to fight HIV/AIDs and other diseases in the next one year. Speaking on Monday during a courtesy visit to the state governor, Udom Em[...]

WHO’s Directive on Ebola

On 20/Aug/2019 / In Medical News

The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) issued an alert to airline operators last week in order to guard against flying Ebola-infested passengers into Nigeria. The directive was based on the World Health Organizati[...]

Firm Wants Nigerians to Embrace Medicinal Cannabis

On 20/Aug/2019 / In Medical News

A representative of a company based in the United States of America, My Daily Choice, Mrs Doris Osuagwu, has stressed the need for Nigerians to embrace medicinal cannabis. Osuagwu said this in Lagos during the unveilin[...]

Foundation Wants Free Diagnostics for Cancer Patients

On 20/Aug/2019 / In Medical News

The Chairman, Board of Trustees, Cancer Enlightenment and Support Foundation, Mr Adegboyega Adepitan, has urged the federal and state governments to provide free diagnostics for cancer patients. Adepitan said this in L[...]

NUC Okays Law, Medicine at Novena Varsity

On 20/Aug/2019 / In Medical News

The National Universities Commission has given the nod to Novena University, Ogume, Delta State to further develop its colleges of Medical Sciences, Law and Ph.D in Public Health.   This was made public by the[...]

‘Why Veterinary Doctors, Others Must Take Professional Oaths’

On 20/Aug/2019 / In Medical News

It is now statutorily mandatory for graduates of Veterinary Medicine, Medicine and Pharmacy to be administered practice oaths before allowed to practice by their professional associations.   This was disclosed[...]

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