Doctor forgot to ‘sew up’ my pregnant wife’s wound, bereaved husband laments
A middle-aged worker at Bauchi Radio Corporation (BRC), Adamu Yusuf Misau, has lost his wife, Seliha Yahaya Muhammad, to complication, after a stillbirth.
ATBUTH rejects pregnant women
Pregnant women in Bauchi State, whose appointment with doctors were frustrated, panicky over the fate of their unborn children.
High temperature doesn’t prevent coronavirus spread, ex-CMD clarifies
Former Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), Bauchi and president, Islamic Medical Association of Nigeria (IMAN), Dr. Mohammed Alkali, has punctured the widely held belief that hot temperature ...
Fear, confusion as robbers attempt invading UCTH
Fear, confusion at University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) as robbers tried to invade Female Orthopaedics Ward at about 11:00 p.m. on Tuesday. Nurses and patients, who had recently undergone surgeries in the ward, narrowly escaped being robbed by the hoodlums. A patient (names withheld) told The Guardian that the hospital was in total darkness…
‘Diabetes cases may rise to 642m in 2040’
The Diabetes Association of Nigeria (DAN) has said that diabetes cases may leap to 642 million by 2040. It said that people living with diabetes are about 422 million globally. National President of the association, Dr. Mohammed Alkali, who is also the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), Bauchi,…
JED worker electrocuted, family alleges conspiracy
The family of Abubakar Baba, an employee of Jos Electricity Distribution (JED), in Bauchi State, who died on an electric pole, will be marking this year’s Sallah celebrations without their breadwinner.
Lassa fever kills one in Bauchi, two others placed on surveilance
Fresh Lassa fever outbreak in Bauchi State has claimed the life of one person, while two patients have been hospitalised for observation and treatment.