Man commits suicide, villagers discover body after three days
A 27-year-old man, Joseph Ajari, has committed suicide in a border village between Plateau and Kaduna states.
Panic as JUTH sacks 25 resident doctors
Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) in Plateau State has sacked 25 doctors working with the health institution. The Guardian gathered that the news about the disengagement of the resident doctors was causing panic at the hospital...
‘Why HIV cases, AIDS-related deaths are still high in Nigeria’
Prof. Innocent Ujah is a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) and the immediate past Director-General...
Plateau: Gunmen kill speaker’s head driver, one other
Unidentified gunmen have killed Mr Azi Magaji, the head driver to the Plateau House of Assembly Speaker, and Mr Edward Ankpa, a security personnel with the Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) DSP Terna Tyopev, the Plateau Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Jos.…
JUTH resident doctors demand removal of CMD
The controversies and unease between the Association of Resident Doctors (ARDs) of Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) and its management came up again when the former staged a protest at the premises of the institution demanding the immediate removal of the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Edmund Banwat, as his four-year tenure has elapsed. The association…
Nurses stop shift duty over non-payment of allowances
Nurses in Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH), have stopped shift duties in protest against the deduction of two months shift allowances by the hospital’s management.
Court orders JUTH CMD to stop sacking doctors
An order of the court asking the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH), Edmund Banwat to desist from sacking Resident Doctors has been granted by a court in Abuja.
Medical laboratory scientists fault FG on its regulatory roles
The leadership of the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has flayed the Federal Government alleged adamant to its health regulatory roles and functions...
JUTH to become West Africa’s training centre for cochlear implants
The West Africa Post-Graduate College of Surgeons has selected Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH), as the regional centre for the training of doctors on cochlear implants.