Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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1 day ago
We preach it as private doctors and it is indeed true that the greatest wealth of a nation is the health of the people. This is the slogan of the Association of Nigerian Private Medical Practitioners
13 Oct
edical doctors under the aegis of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) have made recommendations on how to improve health sector performance in the country.
6 Oct
The Chief Medical Director of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Enugu State, Prof. Obinna Onodugo, has rated Nigeria’s medical doctors among the best in the world.
4 Oct
The President, Dr. Dare Ishaya, told The Guardian yesterday: “We are aware of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) meeting. We are in communication. Following the development
1 Oct
The University of Calabar (UNICAL) has cautioned 63 newly inducted doctors against unethical practices, while discharging their duties and charged them to always prioritise
21 Sep
Chairman, House Committee on Health Institutions, Dr. Paschal Chigozie Obi, has said that little could be done to discourage doctors and other health personnel from leaving the country
16 Sep
Respite appears in sight for Nigerians, as the striking Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) and the Federal Government, yesterday, returned to the negotiation table
11 Sep
Prof. Adewale Oke, Provost, College of Medicine, University of Lagos (CMUL), Idi-Araba, has charged the 200 newly-inducted medical
10 Sep
With a yearly subscription of just N1,200 by every citizen, a group, Wakamdo Health Industry Programme (WHIP), is guaranteeing all Nigerians every kind of medical treatment
2 Sep
Mrs. Ajibola Ponnle is the Lagos State Commissioner for Establishment, Training, and Pensions. Ponnle in this interview with CHUKWUMA MUANYA said resident doctors in Lagos State should not go on strike
2 Sep
The Federal government has expressed its commitment to Human Capital Development (HCD) in the health sector to improve outcomes among other deliverables.
28 Aug
A Swedish healthcare reform more than a decade ago allowing patients to choose their own doctor has unexpectedly led to widespread discrimination against medics with foreign


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Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF), today announces James Farrell, International Head of Local Originals at Amazon Studios, and Ukonwa Kuzi-Orizu Ojo, Chief Marketing Officer for Prime Video & Amazon Studios, as its keynote speakers for its 10th anniversary edition. The Prime Video leaders will join together in a Fireside Chat for the session at 7.00pm…
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A Federal High Court, Abuja on Wednesday fixed Nov. 22 for the arraignment of ex-Aviation Minister, Stella Oduah, over allegations bordering on fraud while she served in the office. Although Oduah, who currently represents Anambra North Senatorial District at the National Assembly, was scheduled for arraignment before Justice Inyang Ekwo on Tuesday, the proceeding could…
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Following a pandemic-induced hiatus, Lagos Fashion Week is finally set to return from October 27th-October 30th at the Lagos Fashion Week Tents, Federal Palace Hotel. #TheFutureStartsNow is the defining theme for this year's edition which speaks to the need for a global fashion industry that preserves and conserves the environment, and values people over profit.…
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Steve Bruce has left his position as Newcastle manager by "mutual consent", 13 days after a Saudi-led takeover at St James' Park, the Premier League club announced on Wednesday. "Newcastle United can confirm that Steve Bruce has left his position as head coach by mutual consent," said a club statement. "He leaves the Magpies after…
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The English Premier League (EPL) has been home to some of the best players to ever cross the pitch. Few regions have contributed to that image more than Africa. Some incredible African players have left a lasting impression on the domestic game in England. Some of the biggest clubs have had African players play for…