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19 Jun 2021
The fire that trailed the leakage from a moving cooking gas truck in Lagos on Thursday came from the kitchen of restaurant.
16 May 2021
From technocrat to philanthropist, former banker, Obiora Agbasimalo has been touching lives through his humanitarian activities towards indigent patients who are unable to pay their medical bills in government hospitals, namely Gbagada Federal Hospital, Federal Medical Centre Agege and LASUTH. Agbasimalo, who will turn 40 this year October was born the first of four children…
2 May 2021
The Lagos State Government and the Governing Board of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) have approved the use of an organised car parking with the premises of the teaching hospital. This was done in a bid to resolve the recent chaotic parking situation within the premises. As observed by the management of the…
30 Apr 2021
In a bid to support victims of road crashes, Bremer Good Fellows (BGF) has partnered with On-the-Highway Accident Victims. Founder, On-the-Highway Africa and Project Director, Highway Accident Victims Relief, Julie Chi- Nwaoha, disclosed the pact on in Lagos recently.
31 Jan 2021
When the Federal Government gave the all-clear for schools to resume amid soaring number of cases in the second wave of COVID-19, some state governments kicked against the reopening, and kept schools in their domains shut.
28 Jan 2021
As fear grips Lagos residents owing to rising number of COVID-19 cases, many are resorting to home care and therapy, as the pandemic seems to overwhelm government hospitals.
2 Jan 2021
The wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, visited four public health facilities to felicitate with families of the first babies of the year at the hospitals.
26 Nov 2020
The Chief Medical Director of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), has admonished the new doctors inducted into the hospital to thirst for knowledge and skills as they begin their journey in the medical profession.   He spoke at the induction and graduating ceremony of the 15th set of medical doctors and the 5th…
16 Nov 2020
No fewer than 63,958 Nigerians died of diabetes and its complications in 2019, out of 2.7 million living with the non- communicable disease (NCD) in the country.
15 Nov 2020
Before Coronavirus came to Nigeria, we had warning about it from world news. We knew we were going to have it, so we started preparing. In February this year, the virus was discovered in the country.
20 Oct 2020
The Nigerian Society of Rheumatologists (NSR) has advised Nigerians to choose activities that are easy on the joints like walking, bicycling, swimming, and others while engaging in exercise and daily activities to avoid joint injuries that can cause or worsen arthritis. They stated that these activities have a low risk of injury and do not…
8 Oct 2020
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, commissioned a N60 million self-contained 20-bed holding bay and high care unit at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital...


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Pope Francis has said he is "greatly disappointed" he cannot make a planned visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan on Saturday due to knee pain. The 85-year-old pontiff suffers chronic arthritis in his knee, according to Vatican sources, and has cancelled a string of events in recent months. "The Lord knows…
20 mins ago
Harmony Tan, who knocked Serena Williams out of Wimbledon, demolished British wild card Katie Boulter 6-1, 6-1 on Saturday in just 51 minutes to reach the fourth round. The 24-year-old French player broke Boulter five times in a dominant display to disappoint the crowd on Court Two. Tan was in charge from the start, racing…
49 mins ago
The search for survivors buried under a landslide in India's northeast entered its third day Saturday with 25 bodies pulled from the rubble and nearly 40 people still missing. Security forces and disaster relief teams raced against the clock to find any more survivors trapped under the debris at a railway construction camp in Manipur…
1 hour ago
Missiles rained down on Ukraine killing many civilians and wounding dozens in built up areas as the weekend began, prompting President Volodymyr Zelensky to accuse Russia of state "terror". Strikes on a southern resort town left 21 dead and dozens wounded after missiles slammed into flats and a recreation centre in Sergiyvka, 80 kilometres (50…
1 hour ago
More than two dozen crew members are unaccounted for after their ship broke into two during a typhoon in the South China Sea on Saturday, with rescuers scrambling to find them, officials say. An engineering vessel that was 160 nautical miles southwest of Hong Kong "suffered substantial damage and broke into two pieces" and the…