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Nigerian Invents HIV/AIDS Drug, Calls for Clinical Trial

On 23/Oct/2017

A researcher, Prof. Maduike Ezeibe, has called on the Federal Government to carry out a clinical trial of the drug he invented for the treatment of HIV/AIDS, Aluminum-Magnesium Silicate.   Ezeibe, a professor[...]

Enugu Government Releases Fund for Accreditation of 2 Health Institutions – Commissioner

On 23/Oct/2017

The Enugu State Government has released an undisclosed sum for the accreditation of the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Awgu, and School of Public Health, Nsukka.   The state Commissioner for Health, Dr Finta[...]

WHO Director General Rescinds Goodwill Ambassador Appointment

On 23/Oct/2017

Over the last few days, I have reflected on my appointment of H.E. President Robert Mugabe as WHO Goodwill Ambassador for NCDs in Africa. As a result I have decided to rescind the appointment. I have listened careful[...]

Bayelsa Governor Backs Army Medical Outreach.

On 23/Oct/2017

Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson has called on the people of the state to discountenance the rumour making the rounds that, the Nigerian Army authorities are carrying out a medical outreach to endanger the[...]

Association of Medical Ultrasound Practitioners of Nigeria 2017 Annual International Conference

On 23/Oct/2017

The Association of Medical Ultrasound Practitioners of Nigeria presents its 2017 Annual International Conference with the theme: Role of Ultrasound in Reducing Maternal Fetal Mortality   CONFERENCE FEE: 40,0[...]

Nigeria Losing Billions Of Naira To Medical Tourism – Osinbajo

On 23/Oct/2017

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday lamented that Nigeria loses billions of naira to overseas medical trips annually.   He spoke in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, while commissioning the 400-bed Afe Ba[...]

Pakistan: Student Nurses Allege Sexual Harassment

On 23/Oct/2017

Trainee nurses of Ghulam Muhammad Mahar Medical College Teaching Hospital accused fellow male colleagues of sexual harassment.   In a letter written by a group of trainee nurses to health officials, they alleg[...]

Monkey Pox: Medical Lab Scientists Ask FG to Set Up Regional Labs

On 23/Oct/2017

The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has called on the Federal Government to set up public health laboratories across the country.   The association said the move would enhance p[...]

Kaduna Resident Doctors Suspend Strike

On 23/Oct/2017

The Kaduna State chapter of Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) has suspended the indefinite strike it embarked upon on October 2, 2017.   This followed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed by the stat[...]

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