NIMR, FMC sign MoU on research, clinical trials development for disease management
The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Federal Medical Centre, Ebute-Metta, Lagos on multi-disciplinary research and clinical trial development for improved treatment and management of morbidity related diseases. The management team of the research institute, hospital, scientists and other stakeholders, witnessed the signing of the agreement,…
LUTH as ageing hospital in dire need of funding, refurbishment
The imposing medical facility lies between Idi-Araba, Surulere and Mushin. The Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Idi-Araba is the foremost tertiary hospital in Lagos State.
FMC Ebute-Metta debunks claims on poor services, corruption
Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Ebute-Metta has assured the public of quality, affordable and accessible healthcare. This is as a result of the claims by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) that the hospital is trapped in corruption and mismanagement resulting in unhygienic conditions, severe shortage of medicine and medical supplies making it difficult for Nigerians…
LUTH, FMC, others in humanitarian crisis, report indicates
Humanitarian crisis, corruption and mismanagement at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi Araba, have resulted in unhygienic conditions, severe shortage of medicines and medical supplies in the hospital. Two other Federal Government hospitals in Lagos-the National Orthopedic Hospital Igbobi (NOHIL) and Federal Medical Centre (FMC)- are also trapped in the rot, making it difficult…
Minister lauds FMC Umuahia on kidney transplant feat
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, yesterday, expressed delight over successful kidney transplant by the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Umuahia, Abia State, reiterating the Federal Government’s commitment...
FMC secures N2.6bn land for Medicine varsity, teaching hospital
Plans have reached an advanced stage to upgrade the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Abeokuta, Ogun State to a teaching hospital. Its Medical Director, Prof Adewale Musa-Olomu, who spoke to journalists yesterday said the hospital’s management had almost completed arrangements with an international private business partner to begin the construction of what he described as a…
Fire guts FMC, Owo, destroys valuables
Property worth millions of naira were destroyed by fire at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Owo, in Owo Local Council of Ondo State on Sunday night.
FG urged to use PPP to complete abandoned projects
The Federal Government must explore Public Private Partnership (PPP) arrangement to complete abandoned projects across the country.