Friday, 19th August 2022
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9 Aug
As part of activities to mark its 60th anniversary, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Idi-Araba, yesterday, announced plans for cure of sickle cell anaemia with first bone marrow transplantation (BMT).
21 Jul
The Chairman of the House Committee on Health Institutions, Dr. Pascal Chigozie Obi, has expressed concern over the worrisome continuous migration of Nigerian doctors to foreign countries, noting that legislation is underway to address this unpleasant development.
14 Jul
As part of events to mark its 50th anniversary, Daily-Need Industries Limited, yesterday, donated some medical equipment to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH)
7 Jul
Director General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr. Ifedayo Adetifa, on his official visit to Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) for the first time since his appointment, announced the commencement of the much delayed treatment centre at the hospital.
26 Jun
The Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), and Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), have pledged to strengthen institutional collaboration in fighting infectious diseases
Dr Ifedayo Adetifa
25 Jun
Prof Chris Bode, Chief Medical Director (CMD) Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), said institution would streghten its collaboration with Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to fight COVID-19.
28 May
Medical experts have said that people with lupus, a chronic medical condition, can live to normal life expectancy if diagnosed early and managed by rheumatologists.
19 May
According to his family, Ude’s ailment started 15 years ago in his hometown in Imo State, where he was initially diagnosed with diabetes mellitus.
30 Apr
The family of five-year-old Akachukwu Nwanye, who is suffering from Tetralogy Of Fallout (TOF), a heart-related condition, which occurs when a baby’s heart does not form properly
28 Apr
Doctors have, in clinical trials, demonstrated that a blend of three local plants- King of bitters, bitter kola and guava- could be safely used to prevent, treat and ‘cure’ hospitalised COVID-19 patients.
17 Mar
The Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) at Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Lagos, has advocated upward review of budgetary allocation to the healthcare sector.
20 Feb
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has charged Nigerians to engage in regular medical check up to prevent diabetes, hypertension, cancer, and glaucoma among other life-threatening ailments.


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The dawn of November 21, 1948, as authentic records heralded some significant luminous foreboding for the family of Chief Ugwuoke and Lolo Nwakaego Dinwoke (both of blessed memory) as it marked the birth of a vibrant neonate with an uncanny destiny. As custom demanded, that child was soon named Nnadi by his paternal uncle, Ihe…
20 mins ago
Apart from the Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) which holds from 19th to 26th August in Lagos, Nigeria’s bustling commercial capital, perhaps the next biggest news coming from the Bar at this time is the suspension of Mrs. Joyce Oduah as the NBA General Secretary. Mrs Oduah’s suspension came days ahead…
3 hours ago
Mr Yakubu Lawal, Nasarawa State Commissioner of Information, Culture and Tourism that was abducted by gunmen has regained freedom.
4 hours ago
A man was injured and a woman was in serious condition after a shooting in a shopping centre in southern Sweden on Friday, police said.
5 hours ago
South Africa's largest ethnic group, the Zulus, will on Saturday crown a new king following a year of feuding over who should ascend to the throne of the country's most influential traditional monarchy.