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1 Oct
Despite repeated clampdowns on the street begging by Lagos State Government, the practice is growing by the day in various parts of the metropolis.
4 Apr 2020
The Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, Lagos, on Saturday confirmed the death of a COVID-19 patient in the hospital. Prof. Chris Bode, LUTH Chief Medical Director, made this known in a statement issued by Prof. Wasiu Adeyemo
24 Oct 2019
Burdened by the rising cases of cardiac arrest in Nigeria, the Chief Medical Director, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Idi-Araba, Prof. Chris Bode, has called for more enlightenment of the public on immediate resuscitation of a patient suffering from cardiac arrest.
4 Jul 2019
With 50 per cent of the world’s genetic variations in Africa, a recent study has shown that only two percent of researches carried out on genomics are done on Africans. Although, Africans make up about half of the world genetic diversity, the continent has not produced genomics for people to study and personalise treatment. According…
14 Mar 2019
No fewer than 25 million Nigerians are living with chronic kidney disease (CKD) with over 80 per cent of the patients on dialysis dying due to high cost of treatment.
4 Jan 2019
According to her, malnutrition occurs when a child does not take adequate nutrition required by the body.She said that malnourishment could create an additional problem and burden for the child already suffering from malnutrition.
4 Dec 2018
Some patients and relatives were left stranded yesterday at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, as resident doctors’ strike entered its seventh day.
13 Nov 2017
The operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a member of suspected money scammers.The suspect, Dare Yusuf, 31-year-old, who resides at No.1, Abayomi Jones, Oke-Ilube Ikotun Lagos...
14 Aug 2017
If the second test on two patients admitted for the dreaded Lassa fever at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba comes out negative, the state may be certified free of the disease tomorrow.
9 Aug 2017
Activities at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, appeared normal in spite of the two recorded deaths and over 100 people under surveillance for Lassa Fever.
25 May 2017
Barely 48 hours after fumes from a generating set killed three people in Edo State, the toxic smokes on Tuesday morning led to the death of a businessman, Ayodele Megbuwawon, and his teenage son, Tobi.
9 Aug 2016
I was provoked by the story in the Punch newspaper of Friday, August 5, involving our amiable Nollywood star actress, Kate Henshaw, concerning a lady sex worker, identified as Mary, who allegedly abandoned her child Michael...


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The annual Diamond Special Recognition Awards Worldwide, founded by the CEO of Bustline Media International, Yetunde Oduwole, recently held its 11th edition at the Monarch Event Centre, in Lagos, with FA licensed football agent, Ezinne Dora Kayode, crowned the Outstanding Female Football Agent of the Year. The award project goes around the world to applaud…
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Hon. Kevin Olu says he horned his business drive from an early age and on the strong influence of his father, who was a business strategist. "I got my inspiration from my father. He built a lot of boats, vessels, and parts. That is why I went into that lane and that is where I…
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Seyi Shay might be walking down the aisle soon after announcing her engagement.  Speaking in an interview with Beat FM today, the Big Girl singer confirmed that she said YES! The interviewer had asked her about the diamond ring she had on her finger and how she got it.  Showing off the ring, she responded, "Some guy gave…
43 mins ago
Famous music stars, D’Banj and Simi, have been revealed as judges for the Nigerian Idols as the countdown to the show begins and will be premiered in February. D’Banj and Simi will be replacing Seyi Shay and DJ Sose who were judges in season six of the talent show and will be joining Obi Asika…
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British annual inflation accelerated to a near 30-year high in December, official data showed Wednesday, stoking fears over a cost of living squeeze as wages fail to keep pace. Economies worldwide are battling decades-high inflation that is forcing central banks to lift interest rates, including the Bank of England which last month raised its key…