Saturday, 26th November 2022
Breaking News:


1 Jul
Determined to reduce the high rate of maternal mortality and newborn death in Kano, a multinational beverage company, Coca-Cola, has donated a medical facility worth US$720 million
23 Aug 2021
Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has revealed plans by the Federal Government to establish oxygen plant at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH), Kano State.
7 Feb 2021
Management of Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH) has launched investigation into allegations of theft and fraud in the hospital.
9 Sep 2020
The industrial action by National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has crippled medical services at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano (AKTH), leading to the rejection of patients.
31 May 2020
Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH) will resume clinical consultation of all specialty clinics tomorrow, six weeks after their suspension. The teaching hospital shut down virtually all critical services, except emergency unit
22 May 2020
Forty doctors and other health workers of Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH), Kano State, have been given clean bill of health and released from solation.They had tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) about three weeks ago while rendering care to patients and were taken to Kwnar Dawakin centre.
2 May 2020
The Emir of Rano Emirate Council in Kano State, Amb. Abubakar Tafida has died on Saturday in Kano. Alhaji Kabiru Alasan, the Turakin Rano and member Rano Emirate Council
27 Apr 2020
Residents of Kano have continued to live in anxiety about the strange ailment killing many people, including prominent indigenes, in the city almost on a daily basis.
22 Jan 2020
Confirmed cases of Lassa fever have killed three persons, including two medical doctors and a pregnant woman at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH) in Kano.
23 Nov 2017
Seven members of Medical and Health Workers’ Union of Nigeria lost their lives on Tuesday in a road crash along Rikolo village, a few kilometres to Zaria.
11 Jan 2017
Four-month-old baby, Aondover Sughnenter Bartholomew, of No. 3, Stadium Road, Sabon Gari, Kano, is suffering from Cyanotic Congental Heart (with Dextrocardia single astrium and ventricle).


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Russian shelling of the southern Ukrainian city of Kherson killed 15 civilians Friday, officials said, as engineers across the country sought to restore heat, water and power to major cities. Throughout the country, Russian air strikes in recent weeks have brought Ukraine's energy infrastructure to its knees as winter approaches and temperatures near freezing, spurring…
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