10 Feb 2020
The Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Yenagoa on Monday, confirmed that no confirmed case of Lassa fever had been recorded in Bayelsa.
8 Jan 2020
Some patients at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Ebute Meta, Lagos, on Wednesday described the newly introduced Electronic Medical Record (EMR) registration by the hospital as less tedious.
23 Dec 2019
Super Eagles’ former captain, Kanu Nwankwo has revealed that his foundation would soon build a cardiovascular hospital in Nigeria to offer adequate medical attention
22 Oct 2019
Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has called on the Federal Government to close borders against foreign Fulani herdsmen who troop into the country to kill innocent citizens. Ortom said this while at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Makurdi, to visit Mrs. Grace Zeku whose hand was chopped off by herders in her farm in Guma Council of the state.
1 Aug 2019
An eight-year-old girl now lies critically ill in a hospital at Adamawa State capital, Yola, after her father slit her throat with a kitchen knife.
20 Apr 2019
A 42-year-old woman has been delivered of five babies (quintuplets) at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Lokoja, Kogi State, after 18 years of childlessness. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the woman, Mrs. Uchenna Okeigbo, and her kids were in good condition. Okeigbo, an indigene of Olokoro Amangbo Community in Umuahia South Council…
21 Mar 2019
With the rising cases of oral diseases in Nigeria, dentists have said it may increase the risk of heart attack, diabetes, cancer, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), stroke and other health problems, if not addressed urgently. The various body of dentists in Nigeria disclosed this during the commemoration of the 2019 World Oral Health Day…
15 Mar 2019
The tuberculosis cases that are still undetected are constituting a pool for continuous transmission of the disease in Nigeria, the National Tuberculosis, Burulli Ulcer and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP) Department has said. National Co-ordinator of NTBLCP, Dr. Adebola Lawanson, who disclosed this yesterday in Abuja ahead of the 2019 World TB Day, represented by Dr.…
26 Jan 2019
A Toyota Avensis car on Friday lost control, after experiencing a tyre burst, sumarsulted and crushed four students of the Government Technical College and one other person to death in Abeokuta, Ogun. Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesperson, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) in Ogun, confirmed the incident to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in…
17 Jan 2019
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,…
27 Dec 2018
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.
27 Sep 2018
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…