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UBTH Begins Autopsy on Surgeon Who Died on Duty

On 07/Nov/2018

The management of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Edo State, announced on Tuesday that it had begun a medical examination to ascertain the cause of the sudden death of one of its employees, Dr Okeoghene Edig[...]

AIDS Highest Cause of Death in Asokoro Hospital

On 07/Nov/2018

The HIV/AIDS Clinic at the Asokoro District Hospital has said that HIV/AIDS is the highest cause of death among patients in the entire hospital.   It, however, said the rate of deaths caused by HIV/AIDS had dr[...]

Ogun State Governor Orders The Immediate Employment Of Doctors and Nurses

On 06/Nov/2018

Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has ordered immediate employment of 30 medical doctors and 100 nurses into the state civil service within the next two weeks.   He gave the directive during the Tr[...]

Yellow Fever Kills 10 People In Ethiopia

On 06/Nov/2018

Yellow fever has killed 10 people in the African country of Ethiopia, with at least 35 thought to have been infected since August. The tropical disease is caused by a virus spread by mosquitoes and is most often found[...]

Society for Nurses in Endoscopy and Minimally Invasive Surgery(SNEMIS) Nigeria Endoscopy and Mis Nursing Training

On 06/Nov/2018

Society for Nurses in Endoscopy and Minimally Invasive Surgery(SNEMIS) Nigeria Endoscopy and Mis Nursing Training   A continuing education programme for nurses in Endocopy Operating Thearter, ICU and Emergency[...]

Delta First Lady Raises Alarm over Neonatal Tetanus

On 06/Nov/2018

Wife of Delta State Governor, Dame Edith Okowa, has called for awareness on the dangers of neonatal tetanus, warning that mothers could be infected during unsafe and unhygienic delivery of their babies.   [...]

Relief as FG, Labour’s Agreement on Minimum Wage Averts Strike

On 06/Nov/2018

There was relief yesterday as a midnight agreement between labour and the federal government on the dispute over minimum wage for workers averted a nationwide strike that was scheduled to commence today.   The[...]

Offshore/ Onshore Medic HSE Certificate Course for Health Professionals For November 2018

On 05/Nov/2018

Medicalworld Nigeria presents a 4 Day Offshore/ Onshore Medic HSE certificate course for Nurses, Doctors and Health Professionals interested in working in the oil and gas industry and/or as Rig Medics and Field Nurses[...]

‘More Private Hospitals, Panacea for Improved Health Sector’

On 05/Nov/2018

The federal and state governments have been implored to encourage and support the establishment of private hospitals in the country to complement the efforts of the state-owned ones.   Besides, government at a[...]

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