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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...


American rapper DaBaby has had his Sin City Battery charges dismissed. The rapper's misdemeanour battery charges were dismissed with prejudice on Monday, according to online court records. Speaking to TMZ, the Clark County District Attorney's Office revealed that the charges had been dismissed after DaBaby satisfied everything prosecutors asked him to do to resolve the…
The German Football Association (DFB) on Monday opened an investigation into explosive remarks made by England midfielder Jude Bellingham about the referee after Borussia Dortmund's 3-2 loss to Bayern Munich.
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Russia on Wednesday will send Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa to the International Space Station in a move marking Moscow's return to the now booming space tourism business after a decade-long break.
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British novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah on Monday received his medal as winner of this year's Nobel Prize for Literature, in a brief ceremony held in London due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Mr Danladi Jatau, the lawmaker representing Kokona West at the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has urged the people of the state