Tuesday, 5th December 2023
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14 Nov
As the global community marks the World Diabetes Day (WDD) 2023 today, the high morbidity, mortality and soaring cost of treating the killer disease have continued to worry both patients and caregivers alike
6 Oct
Over 500 specialist doctors are reported to have left the country to practice in other countries.
21 Sep
And in the third category are the set of institutions that facilitates welfare-oriented social impact, services and human capital development.
11 Aug
Hospital doctors in England has launched their latest walkout on Friday as the government said their strike to demand a 35-per cent pay increase served "only to harm patients".
12 Apr
As doctors working in England’s public health service, yesterday, began what has been described as the most disruptive strike in UK’s history over pay and working conditions, doctors in Nigeria, in same vein, have demanded a review of the Consolidated Medical Salary Scheme (CONMESS) and payment of revised 2023 medical residency training fund by the Federal Government before May 29 hand-over date.
11 Apr
Nigerian doctors take the Hippocratic Oath. In April 2019, Nigeria’s labour and employment minister, Dr Chris Ngige, was asked about Nigeria losing healthcare professionals to economic migration that took them to better-paying jobs in other continents, and he brushed it aside, saying that Nigeria had a surplus that made the migration a non-issue. A year…
29 Jan
Health authorities in the country, led by the Health Minister should not treat the reported plan by resident doctors to embark on a nationwide indefinite strike with levity.


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