Thursday, 28th September 2023


18 Jan
Today’s theme evinces an inherent paradox. That’s because in one sense at least, national development cannot exist in a vacuum. By logically derivation, brain gains are a sine qua non for national development.
9 Dec 2022
The medical consultants under the auspices of the Medical and Dental Consultants' Association (MDCAN) have raised the alarm that the migration of the medical workforce from the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), is seriously affecting the survival of the tertiary health institution.
9 Sep 2022
President, Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), Dr.Victor Makanjuola, on Friday expressed worry over the myriads of challenges bedeviling the health sector in Nigeria. In his speech, Chairman Local Organising Committee (LOC) and Chairman of National Eye Health Committee, Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH), Prof Afekhide Ernest Omoti, said the meeting came at…
25 Aug 2022
Disturbed by the migration of doctors, nurses and other medical workers to Europe and America for greener pasture, the Federal government has floated a policy to ensure that every deserting doctor or nurse
24 Apr 2022
The Vice-Chancellor of Summit University, Offa, Kwara State, Prof. Abiodun Musa Aibinu, says if the private universities can rise up to the task, some of the major challenges
10 Mar 2022
In order to address the current medical brain in the country, the President, National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria (NPMCN), Dr. Akinsanya Osibogun,
6 Mar 2022
The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Olorunnimbe Mamora, has reiterated Federal Government’s resolve to find a lasting solution to the brain drain syndrome that has plagued the health sector for many years. Speaking at the investiture of Professor Akinsanya Olayide Osibogun as the 22nd President of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, Mamora…
3 Mar 2022
President, Healthcare Federation of Nigeria (HFN), Dr. Pamela Ajayi has described the current brain drain in the nation’s health sector as no issue, but a crisis that requires
29 Nov 2020
1974 When the federal Commissioner for Economic Development and Reconstruction, Prof. Adebayo Adedeji and his delegation embarked on a three‐week tour to US cities including New York, Washington, Chicago, Miami, Atlanta, and Los Angeles, his mission was simple: to convince Nigerians to return to their country to aid in economic development. O. Oche, the then…
26 Jul 2020
The President of the Commonwealth Medical Association and a former president, Nigeria Medical Association, Dr. Osahon Enabulele has urged governments at all levels
6 Feb 2020
In the wake of outbreaks of coronavirus and Lassa fever, medical experts have reiterated the need to set up infrastructures and employ a strategic approach
10 Nov 2019
Migration experts have called on the Federal Government to increase the retention rate of professionals to avoid brain drain and optimise brain gain in the country.


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Minister of Works, David Umahi, on Thursday, locked out staff of his ministry for resuming late to work.
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A Civil Society Organization under the aegis of Civil Society and Workers Dialogue Forum (CSWDF) has kicked against the planned strike by the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), scheduled to commence on Tuesday, October 3.
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North Korea has enshrined its status as a nuclear power in its constitution, with leader Kim Jong Un calling for more modern atomic weapons to counter the threat from the United States, state media reported Thursday.
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Thai anti-narcotics police seized over $8 million worth of drugs in one of the largest single hauls in the kingdom's history, officers said Thursday.
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US President Joe Biden will give a key speech in Arizona Thursday on protecting democratic institutions, in a fresh attack on Donald Trump as the rivals ramp up their 2024 election battle