Saturday, 9th December 2023


30 Nov
More teaching hospitals might shut down due to shortage of nurses and doctors on account of their massive relocation abroad, president of Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), Dr. Dele Abdullahi, has indicated.
23 Nov
The former dean, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), and immediate past Chairperson, Lagos State Traditional Medicine Board (LSTMB), Prof. Adebukunola Adefule-Ositelu has said acupuncture is globally accepted and good enough. Speaking as the guest lecturer at the 2023 World Acupuncture Awareness Day, hosted by The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos State, Most Reverend Alfred Adewale…
21 Nov
A professor in the College of Medicine, University of Lagos and honorary consultant in the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Prof. Olufemi Fasanmade has sued the President, the Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Prof. Muhammad Ali Pate...
14 Nov
Two years after Airtel Nigeria renovated and commissioned the Ward A Block at Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Carl Cruz, has expressed happiness of the telecommunications firm that the facility had been serving its intended purpose. Cruz made the assertion during an inspection of the building by Airtel leadership, which…
3 Nov
17-MONTH-OLD baby girl, Ochoche-Samuel Mofeoluwa, is desperately in need of N1 million for open-heart surgery for multiple holes in the heart. Baby Mofeoluwa was diagnosed with this heart defect (including a large-sized heart) at six months old.
21 Sep
Former Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Thursday implored the government to improve the working conditions of healthcare practitioners across Nigeria. Saraki this in reaction to the death of Dr. Umoh Michael after allegedly working for 72-hour marathon shift at Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba where he was a resident doctor. LUTH management on…
21 Sep
The management of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, has denied allegations that one of its house officers, Dr Michael Umoh, died after a 72-hour call.
21 Sep
World Patient Safety Day 2023 was observed on September 17 under the theme "Engaging patients for patient safety", in recognition of the crucial role patients, families and caregivers play in the safety of health care.
20 Sep
House officers at Lagos State Teaching Hospital (LUTH), yesterday, raised the alarm over poor working conditions and the death of a house officer, Dr. Umoh Michael, for allegedly working for 72 hours.  
26 Aug
Friends and colleagues of Professor Wasiu Adeyemo, recently, hosted a luncheon to celebrate his appointment as the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).
20 Jul
Several studies have shown that more people, especially teenagers are developing diabetes and are greater risk of limb amputation, kidney failure, heart attacks, stroke, blindness and cancer.
18 Jul
Lagos State government, yesterday, said that in the first six months of 2023, 40 health facilities were shut over quackery.


39 mins ago
The President of the Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Dr. Ike Neliaku, has inaugurated two committees on the forthcoming first edition of the Nigeria National Spokespersons' Awards (NNSA) scheduled for March 2024. This is part of the historic deal with the Image Merchants Promotion Limited (IMPR) - publishers of PRNigeria, Economic Confidential, Spokespersons' Digest…
41 mins ago
The Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, has allayed the fear about artificial intelligence in communication and national security. Kashifu spoke at the 2023 Security and Emergency Management Awards (SAEMA) and Spokespersons’ Communication Awards (SCA); 29 awards were presented to eminent security personnel, agencies, public relations experts, public…
1 hour ago
Manchester United went one step forward against Chelsea but have gone two steps back as they fell to an embarrassing 3-0 defeat against Bournemouth.
3 hours ago
Nigerian government has said that the surge of military coups in the West African is fast becoming a threat to the democratic culture in the region.
3 hours ago
The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has called on African leaders to create quality jobs for its teeming unemployed youths to stem the trend of brain-drain bedeviling the continent.
3 hours ago
Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ola Olukoyede has stated the commission's plan to go after international countries warehousing monies illegally moved out of Nigeria.
3 hours ago
The House of Representatives has expressed concern over the demise of no fewer than 80 persons after a recent drone attack by the military in Tudun Birni, Kaduna state.
3 hours ago
The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has pledged to collaborate with the new President of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Mr Gabriel Idahosa, to enhance economic activities in the state.
3 hours ago
The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) says one person died and another sustained injury when a truck lost control at the Alagbon-Olorunda bridge along Owode-Idiroko Road in Ogun.
4 hours ago
The Kano State Government says it has blocked leakages that might led to the misuse of public funds by those in authority in the state.