Thursday, 21st October 2021
Breaking News:


27 Mar
The Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar, has appealed to the Federal Government to ensure the urgent completion of the permanent site of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Bida, Niger state.
5 Mar
Prof. Saad Ahmed, the Chief Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre, Jabi, Abuja, has advised Nigerians to take advantage
14 Feb
The Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Jabi, Federal Capital Territory, Prof Saad Ahmed has said the FMC is expanding its facilities to provide specialised services, including laparoscopy surgery and kidney transplant.
9 Jan
There is hope that hospitals experiencing shortage ofoxygen will soon have a new source of supply as the Medical Director (MD) of the Federal Medical Center (FMC) Umuahia, Azubuike Onyebuchi disclosed...
28 Aug 2020
Despite the necessary facilities that are available at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Umuahia, Abia State, the centre cannot be upgraded to a teaching hospital as being canvassed by stakeholders, because it is not part of a university. This was revealed yesterday during the oversight visit of the House of Representatives Committee on Health Institutions…
2 Jul 2020
Protesters yesterday morning attacked the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Lokoja, Kogi State, destroyed the administrative block and carted away money
3 Jun 2020
A mild drama ensued at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Asaba, Delta State as a seven-man gang stormed the facility, beating security agents and forcibly moved one Nwachukwu Michael Mordi, who tested positive to COVID-19 on May 23, 2020.
31 May 2020
Abia state Information Commissioner Chief John Okiyi Kalu has explained that it was due to the public interest generated by the bolting away from an Isolation facility
10 May 2020
The Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Abeokuta, Ogun, has confirmed the death of a policeman who tested positive for coronavirus in the facility.
10 May 2020
Ogun State Government has reviewed its health workers’ allowances to 300 per cent, in addition to the life insurance policy just put in place to enhance their welfare.
30 Apr 2020
Kastina State Government has said that nine additional patients have tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), just as the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) in the state discharged six
20 Mar 2020
A family of Five has been isolated at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Keffi in Nasarawa State with symptoms suspected to be Coronavirus (COVID-19).


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Hundreds of secondary school pupils demonstrated outside the Democratic Republic of Congo's parliament on Thursday, calling for lessons to resume three weeks into a teachers' strike. "We want to study," the children chanted as they stormed up the steps and into the debating chamber. Videos shared by journalists on social media showed them being met…
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Initial applications for US jobless aid dipped again last week, falling to a new pandemic low, according to government data released Thursday. New unemployment claims fell 6,000 to 290,000, seasonally adjusted, in the week ended October 16, the lowest level since March 14, 2020 when it was 256,000. That was before the spread of Covid-19…
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The International Monetary Fund on Thursday forecast that Africa's economic rebound from pandemic-induced shrinkage would be weaker than in the rest of the world in 2021 and 2022. Low rates of vaccination against Covid-19 across the continent top the list of reasons for the slower recovery, the Washington-based institution said in a biannual report on…